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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Bulleen

Code SSC20204 (SSC)
People 10,868
Male 5,325
Female 5,543
Median age 43
Families 3,200
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 4,412
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,224
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Total 10,868 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,325 49.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,543 51.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 27 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,868 people in Bulleen (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 597 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 569 5.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 544 5.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 595 5.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 627 5.8 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 589 5.4 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 638 5.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 720 6.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 786 7.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 772 7.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 713 6.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 565 5.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 614 5.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 608 5.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 702 6.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 599 5.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 407 3.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 225 2.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bulleen (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,351 58.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 192 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 499 5.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 597 6.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,520 27.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bulleen (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.4% were married and 7.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bulleen (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,053 58.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 340 3.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,313 38.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bulleen (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 200 6.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 344 11.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 314 10.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 59 2.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 253 8.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 222 7.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 158 5.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 208 7.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 504 17.5 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 98 3.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 524 18.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,884 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bulleen (State Suburbs) 26.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.9% were in primary school, 22.0% in secondary school and 24.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,198 57.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,325 60.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 636 6.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 361 3.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,096 29.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), 29.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 60.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,093 59.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,588 30.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 283 5.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 207 4.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,171 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,171 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bulleen (State Suburbs). Of these 59.8% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 595 12.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 498 10.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 498 10.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 789 15.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,303 46.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bulleen (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bulleen (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 510 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,470 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,224 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bulleen (State Suburbs) was $510.

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

Unpaid work Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,531 71.3 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,550 27.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,180 12.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,313 14.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.8% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,180 23.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,219 24.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,179 12.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 956 10.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bulleen (State Suburbs), 24.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,222 38.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,536 48.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 381 11.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 60 1.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bulleen (State Suburbs), 48.0% were couple families with children, 38.2% were couple families without children and 11.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Bulleen (State Suburbs) 18.1% of single parents were male and 81.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,105 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,474 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,474 and those without children was $2,105.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 470 17.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 112 4.1 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 528 19.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 385 13.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 139 5.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 801 29.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 146 5.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 180 6.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 19.1% 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 Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,030 93.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 299 6.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), 93.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,480 86.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 227 5.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 319 7.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bulleen (State Suburbs), 86.3% were separate houses, 5.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 11 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 53 1.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 358 8.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,110 52.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,446 35.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 51 1.3 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 8.9% had 2 bedrooms and 52.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,187 54.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,037 25.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 692 17.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 104 2.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bulleen (State Suburbs), 54.3% were owned outright, 25.7% were owned with a mortgage and 17.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,126 77.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 803 19.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 100 2.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.6% were family households, 19.9% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), 24.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.8% 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 Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
None 230 5.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,267 31.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,735 43.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 712 17.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 86 2.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), 31.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.7% 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 Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 51.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 13 48.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bulleen (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 51.9%) were male and 13 (or 48.1%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bulleen % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bulleen (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Bulleen % 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 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Bulleen (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 $0.

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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