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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Burnside (Vic.)

Code SSC20218 (SSC)
People 4,385
Male 2,064
Female 2,321
Median age 36
Families 1,170
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,484
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,241
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,731
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 4,385 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,064 47.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,321 52.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,385 people in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 327 7.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 350 8.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 305 7.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 277 6.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 258 5.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 242 5.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 324 7.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 369 8.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 295 6.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 328 7.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 291 6.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 242 5.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 182 4.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 125 2.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 109 2.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 114 2.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 129 2.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 119 2.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,859 54.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 130 3.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 199 5.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 265 7.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 948 27.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.7% were married and 9.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,732 55.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 185 5.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,223 38.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 79 5.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 229 16.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 140 10.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 39 2.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 206 14.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 83 5.9 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 2.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 110 7.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 153 10.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 57 4.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 274 19.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,398 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 31.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.2% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 18.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,342 53.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,656 65.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 223 5.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 162 4.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,022 25.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 25.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 65.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,247 62.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 511 25.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 129 6.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 111 5.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,998 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,998 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 62.4% were employed full time, 25.6% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 187 9.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 144 7.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 181 9.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 448 23.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 796 42.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 511 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,386 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,241 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $511.

Travel to work, top responses Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,987 58.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 987 29.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 362 10.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 314 9.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.0% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 677 19.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 699 20.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 329 9.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 284 8.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 20.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 323 27.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 651 55.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 181 15.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 1.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 55.6% were couple families with children, 27.6% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,846 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,082 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,082 and those without children was $1,846.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 213 21.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 29 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 178 18.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 203 20.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 43 4.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 188 19.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 71 7.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 50 5.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,367 94.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 83 5.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,152 84.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 180 13.1 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 37 2.7 250,493 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 Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 84.1% were separate houses, 13.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 30 2.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 206 15.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 628 45.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 472 34.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 28 2.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 15.0% had 2 bedrooms and 45.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 363 26.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 749 54.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 138 10.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 72 5.3 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 3.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 26.5% were owned outright, 54.8% were owned with a mortgage and 10.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,105 80.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 242 17.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 22 1.6 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.7% were family households, 17.7% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 21.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.1% 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 Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,731 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.7 -- 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 Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 101 7.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 374 27.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 568 41.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 276 20.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 52 3.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 27.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.1% 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 Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 23 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 52.2 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 11 47.8 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 23 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 52.2%) were male and 11 (or 47.8%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Burnside (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,666 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Burnside (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,666.

Mortgage and rent Burnside (Vic.) % 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 Burnside (Vic.) (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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