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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Carlton North

Code SSC20260 (SSC)
People 6,220
Male 2,911
Female 3,309
Median age 31
Families 1,387
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 3,059
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,764
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $418
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Total 6,220 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,911 46.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,309 53.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,220 people in Carlton North (State Suburbs) of these 46.8% were male and 53.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 282 4.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 198 3.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 166 2.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 171 2.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 855 13.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,067 17.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 760 12.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 529 8.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 391 6.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 337 5.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 303 4.9 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 263 4.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 282 4.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 212 3.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 125 2.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 111 1.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 97 1.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 70 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Carlton North (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,525 27.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 101 1.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 360 6.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 160 2.9 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,429 61.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Carlton North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 27.4% were married and 8.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Carlton North (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,392 27.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 828 16.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,887 56.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 27.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Carlton North (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 77 3.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 173 8.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 1.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 33 1.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 95 4.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 22 1.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 47 2.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 127 6.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 958 49.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 54 2.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 338 17.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,956 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Carlton North (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 12.2% were in primary school, 8.3% in secondary school and 55.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,331 69.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,054 35.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 580 9.9 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 359 6.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,852 48.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 48.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,488 60.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,269 30.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 207 5.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 180 4.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,144 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,144 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carlton North (State Suburbs). Of these 60.0% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 449 11.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 389 9.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 433 10.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 588 14.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,901 47.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 30 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Carlton North (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 30 years.

Occupation Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 848 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,262 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,764 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carlton North (State Suburbs) was $848.

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

Unpaid work Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,567 81.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,043 18.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 473 8.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,395 25.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.7% provided care for children and 8.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,117 38.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,738 31.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 450 8.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 266 4.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 31.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 710 51.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 429 30.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 180 13.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 69 5.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 30.9% were couple families with children, 51.2% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Carlton North (State Suburbs) 19.6% of single parents were male and 80.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,580 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,113 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,113 and those without children was $2,580.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 343 30.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 64 5.6 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 257 22.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 148 13.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 69 6.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 120 10.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 68 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 72 6.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,646 90.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 272 9.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 170 6.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,919 72.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 525 19.8 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 33 1.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 6.4% were separate houses, 72.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 19.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 231 8.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,255 47.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 840 31.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 276 10.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 36 1.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.7% had 1 bedroom, 47.4% had 2 bedrooms and 31.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 743 28.1 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 458 17.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,387 52.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 1.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Carlton North (State Suburbs), 28.1% were owned outright, 17.3% were owned with a mortgage and 52.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,379 52.1 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 697 26.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 570 21.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), of all households, 52.1% were family households, 26.3% were single person households and 21.5% were group households.

Household income Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.9 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 14.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.8% 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 418 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.2 -- 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
None 538 20.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,273 48.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 611 23.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 153 5.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 71 2.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), 48.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.8% 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 Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 72.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 6 27.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Carlton North (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 72.7%) were male and 6 (or 27.3%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 841 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $841.

Mortgage and rent Carlton North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 290 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Carlton North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 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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