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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Caulfield North

Code SSC20275 (SSC)
People 14,554
Male 7,002
Female 7,552
Median age 37
Families 3,592
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 6,393
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,735
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,210
Median weekly rent $350
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 North % Victoria % Australia %
Total 14,554 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,002 48.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 7,552 51.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 0.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 14,554 people in Caulfield North (State Suburbs) of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 879 6.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 761 5.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 734 5.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 760 5.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,222 8.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,332 9.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,108 7.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,026 7.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 874 6.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 844 5.8 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 938 6.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 897 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 889 6.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 511 3.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 442 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 344 2.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 421 2.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 573 3.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Caulfield North (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,814 47.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 215 1.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 757 6.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 814 6.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,580 37.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Caulfield North (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.7% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Caulfield North (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,329 48.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 835 7.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,797 43.8 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Caulfield North (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 261 5.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 240 5.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 97 2.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 617 13.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 86 1.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 84 1.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 668 14.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 188 4.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,244 26.6 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 117 2.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,077 23.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,679 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs) 32.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.4% were in primary school, 17.9% in secondary school and 30.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 8,519 58.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 7,015 51.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,289 9.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 898 6.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,363 32.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 32.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 51.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,492 58.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,450 31.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 443 5.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 335 4.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,720 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 7,720 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Caulfield North (State Suburbs). Of these 58.2% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 989 13.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 713 9.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 755 10.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 917 12.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,573 48.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Caulfield North (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 822 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,340 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,735 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Caulfield North (State Suburbs) was $822.

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

Unpaid work Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,532 70.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,126 25.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,503 12.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,830 23.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,445 28.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,084 25.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,229 10.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 776 6.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,466 40.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,665 46.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 369 10.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 93 2.6 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 46.3% were couple families with children, 40.8% were couple families without children and 10.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.2 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.8 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs) 19.2% of single parents were male and 80.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,451 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,161 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,161 and those without children was $2,451.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 664 21.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 163 5.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 816 26.1 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 498 15.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 201 6.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 427 13.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 217 6.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 144 4.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 26.1% 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 Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,510 91.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 537 8.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,553 46.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 970 17.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,968 35.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 16 0.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 46.3% were separate houses, 17.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 35.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 17 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 533 9.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,680 30.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,810 32.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,380 25.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 92 1.7 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 9.7% had 1 bedroom, 30.5% had 2 bedrooms and 32.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,002 36.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,407 25.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,902 34.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 54 1.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 146 2.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 36.3% were owned outright, 25.5% were owned with a mortgage and 34.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,551 64.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,555 28.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 404 7.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.4% were family households, 28.2% were single person households and 7.3% were group households.

Household income Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 17.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.7% 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 North % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,210 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 North % Victoria % Australia %
None 611 11.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,029 36.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,990 36.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 708 12.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 172 3.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), 36.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.8% 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 Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 36.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 63.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Caulfield North (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 36.8%) were male and 12 (or 63.2%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Caulfield North % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 285 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Caulfield North (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $285 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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