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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Caulfield

Code SSC20273 (SSC)
People 5,160
Male 2,474
Female 2,686
Median age 41
Families 1,261
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,193
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,420
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Total 5,160 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,474 47.9 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,686 52.1 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,160 people in Caulfield (State Suburbs) of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 282 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 285 5.5 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 242 4.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 258 5.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 326 6.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 369 7.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 346 6.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 336 6.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 344 6.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 310 6.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 268 5.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 299 5.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 352 6.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 231 4.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 213 4.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 184 3.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 188 3.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 326 6.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Caulfield (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,159 49.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 91 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 322 7.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 417 9.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,370 31.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Caulfield (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.5% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 60 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Caulfield (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,898 50.4 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 247 6.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,619 43.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Caulfield (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 100 6.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 137 8.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 20 1.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 187 12.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 62 4.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 26 1.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 194 12.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 76 4.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 329 21.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 39 2.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 377 24.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,547 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Caulfield (State Suburbs) 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.2% were in primary school, 18.2% in secondary school and 26.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,676 51.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,882 60.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 370 7.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 253 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,274 26.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), 26.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 60.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,433 56.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 862 33.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 132 5.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 119 4.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,546 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,546 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Caulfield (State Suburbs). Of these 56.3% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 354 14.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 246 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 265 10.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 332 13.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,097 45.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Caulfield (State Suburbs), 14.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Caulfield (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 657 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,920 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,420 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Caulfield (State Suburbs) was $657.

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

Unpaid work Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,907 66.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,099 25.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 505 11.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 814 18.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.2% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,172 26.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,068 24.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 422 9.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 241 5.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Caulfield (State Suburbs), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 502 39.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 590 46.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 154 12.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 1.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Caulfield (State Suburbs), 46.8% were couple families with children, 39.8% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Caulfield (State Suburbs) 9.7% of single parents were male and 90.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,190 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,003 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,003 and those without children was $2,190.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 224 20.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 55 5.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 278 25.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 156 14.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 72 6.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 203 18.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 48 4.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 60 5.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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 Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,901 90.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 209 9.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 872 45.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 538 28.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 478 25.2 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 0.6 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Caulfield (State Suburbs), 45.9% were separate houses, 28.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 120 6.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 559 29.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 729 38.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 456 24.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 31 1.6 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.3% had 1 bedroom, 29.4% had 2 bedrooms and 38.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 787 41.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 465 24.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 579 30.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 16 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 53 2.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Caulfield (State Suburbs), 41.4% were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 30.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,245 65.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 552 29.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 104 5.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.5% were family households, 29.0% were single person households and 5.5% were group households.

Household income Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), 21.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.9% 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 Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.5 -- 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 Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.7 -- 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 Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
None 179 9.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 734 38.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 686 36.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 239 12.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 63 3.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), 38.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.6% 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 Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Caulfield (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 50.0%) were male and 5 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 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 Caulfield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Caulfield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 600 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Caulfield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $600 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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