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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Clarkefield

Code SSC20295 (SSC)
People 433
Male 225
Female 208
Median age 43
Families 117
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 185
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,156
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $225
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Total 433 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 225 52.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 208 48.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 433 people in Clarkefield (State Suburbs) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 5.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 32 7.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 20 4.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 32 7.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 3.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 7 1.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 3.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 29 6.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 48 11.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 42 9.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 35 8.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 31 7.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 8.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 4.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 5.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 2.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Clarkefield (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 187 52.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 14 4.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 34 9.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 4.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 103 29.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Clarkefield (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.8% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Clarkefield (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 163 52.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 40 12.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 109 34.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Clarkefield (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 5.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 31 25.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 22 18.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 5.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 7.5 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 33 27.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 120 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs) 27.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.3% were in primary school, 23.3% in secondary school and 13.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 338 78.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 74 18.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 31 7.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 22 5.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 270 68.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 68.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 143 63.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 63 27.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 6.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 2.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 227 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 227 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Clarkefield (State Suburbs). Of these 63.0% were employed full time, 27.8% were employed part-time and 2.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 27 12.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 15 6.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 23 10.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 38 17.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 103 46.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Clarkefield (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 570 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,666 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,156 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Clarkefield (State Suburbs) was $570.

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

Unpaid work Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 266 74.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 103 28.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 49 13.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 81 22.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 13.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 75 21.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 104 29.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 49 13.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 39 11.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 29.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 47 40.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 56 47.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 9.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.6 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 47.9% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 60.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 40.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs) 60.0% of single parents were male and 40.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,583 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,333 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,333 and those without children was $1,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 31 28.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 3.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 19.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 16.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 6.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 15 13.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 3.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 8.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 19.3% 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 Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 151 85.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 25 14.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 85.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 142 95.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.0 250,493 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 Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 95.9% were separate houses, 2.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 7 4.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 79 53.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 58 39.5 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 4.8% had 2 bedrooms and 53.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 62 42.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 55 37.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 26 17.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 42.5% were owned outright, 37.7% were owned with a mortgage and 17.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 112 77.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 20.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 2.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.2% were family households, 20.0% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 15.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.7% 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 Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 225 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.6 -- 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 Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 25 17.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 57 39.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 59 40.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), 17.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.7% 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 Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 42.9 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 57.1 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 44 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Clarkefield (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 42.9%) were male and 4 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 44 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Clarkefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Clarkefield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Clarkefield % 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 Clarkefield (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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