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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Caulfield South

Code SSC20276 (SSC)
People 11,271
Male 5,482
Female 5,789
Median age 40
Families 3,032
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 4,717
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,641
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,383
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Total 11,271 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,482 48.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,789 51.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,271 people in Caulfield South (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 758 6.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 716 6.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 620 5.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 611 5.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 665 5.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 662 5.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 690 6.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 860 7.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 898 8.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 832 7.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 761 6.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 709 6.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 782 6.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 436 3.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 320 2.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 310 2.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 284 2.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 355 3.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Caulfield South (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,983 54.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 180 2.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 582 6.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 550 6.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,888 31.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Caulfield South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.3% were married and 8.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Caulfield South (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,633 54.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 557 6.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,283 38.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Caulfield South (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 257 7.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 405 12.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 76 2.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 359 10.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 151 4.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 89 2.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 472 14.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 171 5.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 637 18.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 105 3.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 655 19.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,377 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs) 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.9% were in primary school, 21.1% in secondary school and 24.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,527 57.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,781 54.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 963 9.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 629 5.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,260 30.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 30.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 54.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,455 57.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,955 32.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 322 5.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 248 4.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,980 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,980 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Caulfield South (State Suburbs). Of these 57.8% were employed full time, 32.7% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 738 12.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 604 10.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 616 10.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 710 12.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,744 47.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Caulfield South (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 733 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,215 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,641 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Caulfield South (State Suburbs) was $733.

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

Unpaid work Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,696 72.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,707 29.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,211 13.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,840 20.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.5% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,536 27.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,505 27.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,006 11.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 649 7.1 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,093 36.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,546 51.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 354 11.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 39 1.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 51.0% were couple families with children, 36.0% were couple families without children and 11.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs) 21.7% of single parents were male and 78.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,396 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,053 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,053 and those without children was $2,396.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 594 22.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 120 4.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 728 27.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 384 14.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 148 5.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 375 14.2 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 156 5.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 140 5.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 27.5% 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 Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,191 91.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 372 8.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 91.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,549 60.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 893 21.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 727 17.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 20 0.5 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 60.8% were separate houses, 21.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 17.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 230 5.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,092 26.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,685 40.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,110 26.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 69 1.6 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.5% had 1 bedroom, 26.1% had 2 bedrooms and 40.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,583 37.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,358 32.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,109 26.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 32 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 110 2.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 37.8% were owned outright, 32.4% were owned with a mortgage and 26.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,003 71.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,010 24.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 177 4.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.7% were family households, 24.1% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 18.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.3% 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
None 318 7.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,469 35.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,722 41.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 577 13.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 105 2.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), 35.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.8% 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 58.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 7 41.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Caulfield South (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 58.8%) were male and 7 (or 41.2%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,292 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,292.

Mortgage and rent Caulfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Caulfield South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 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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