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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Bend Of Islands

Code SSC20117 (SSC)
People 279
Male 138
Female 141
Median age 40
Families 86
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 115
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,351
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,084
Median weekly rent $265
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Total 279 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 138 49.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 141 50.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 279 people in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 6.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 7.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 5.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 8 2.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3 1.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 7.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 9.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 9.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 21 7.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 16 5.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 22 7.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 36 12.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 13 4.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4 1.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 110 50.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 14 6.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 1.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 84 38.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.7% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 64 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 47 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 102 50.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 47 23.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 53 26.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 23.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 7 8.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 21 23.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 6.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 12 13.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 6.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 4.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 10.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 6.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 19.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 88 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) 29.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.8% were in primary school, 20.0% in secondary school and 12.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 212 76.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 59 21.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 25 9.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 6.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 168 62.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 62.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 67 46.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 57 39.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 7.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 6.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 144 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 144 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs). Of these 46.5% were employed full time, 39.6% were employed part-time and 6.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 23 17.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 15.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 15 11.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 11 8.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 49 36.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 17.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 637 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,700 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,351 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) was $637.

Travel to work, top responses Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 193 88.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 83 38.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 40 18.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 99 45.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 88.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.1% provided care for children and 18.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 45.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 32 14.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 75 34.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 48 22.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 38 17.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 34.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 22.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.4% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 40.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 38 44.2 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 15.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 44.2% were couple families with children, 40.7% were couple families without children and 15.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,449 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,583 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,583 and those without children was $1,449.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 14.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 17.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 20.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 13.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 8.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8 10.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 9 12.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.7% had both partners employed full-time, 17.3% had both employed part-time and 20.0% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 104 92.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 9 8.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 92.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 103 100.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 8.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 24.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 42 41.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 25 24.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.9% had 1 bedroom, 24.8% had 2 bedrooms and 41.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 49 47.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 38 36.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 13.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 47.1% were owned outright, 36.5% were owned with a mortgage and 13.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 85 83.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 17 16.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.3% were family households, 16.7% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 27.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.5% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 265 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 9.1 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,084 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 10.1 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
None 5 4.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 25 24.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 49 48.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 23 22.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), 24.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Bend Of Islands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Bend Of Islands (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,500.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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