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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Clifton Hill

Code SSC20300 (SSC)
People 5,790
Male 2,790
Female 3,000
Median age 36
Families 1,439
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 2,705
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,956
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $390
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Total 5,790 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,790 48.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,000 51.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,790 people in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 353 6.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 272 4.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 209 3.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 220 3.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 401 6.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 608 10.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 650 11.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 573 9.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 516 8.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 404 7.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 381 6.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 374 6.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 318 5.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 179 3.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 124 2.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 99 1.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 69 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 42 0.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,703 34.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 101 2.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 417 8.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 139 2.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,600 52.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 34.3% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,534 34.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 812 18.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,052 46.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 98 5.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 300 17.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 36 2.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 22 1.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 103 6.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 41 2.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 64 3.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 119 7.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 542 32.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 49 2.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 300 17.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,674 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.5% were in primary school, 12.5% in secondary school and 39.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,233 73.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,629 29.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 556 10.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 347 6.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,956 53.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 53.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,274 62.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,056 28.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 182 5.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 154 4.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,666 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,666 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs). Of these 62.0% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 368 10.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 306 8.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 383 10.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 446 12.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,827 52.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 960 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,520 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,956 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) was $960.

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

Unpaid work Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,033 81.3 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,201 24.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 549 11.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,246 25.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.2% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,674 33.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,588 32.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 478 9.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 293 5.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 32.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 659 45.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 553 38.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 200 13.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 28 1.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 38.4% were couple families with children, 45.8% were couple families without children and 13.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,849 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,283 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,283 and those without children was $2,849.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 365 30.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 60 5.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 302 25.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 146 12.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 62 5.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 118 9.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 81 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 73 6.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 25.0% 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 Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,350 90.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 242 9.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 725 30.9 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,113 47.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 499 21.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 0.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 30.9% were separate houses, 47.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 198 8.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,005 42.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 866 36.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 245 10.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 25 1.1 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 Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.4% had 1 bedroom, 42.8% had 2 bedrooms and 36.9% 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 Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 669 28.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 714 30.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 916 39.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.3 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 41 1.7 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 28.5% were owned outright, 30.4% were owned with a mortgage and 39.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,430 60.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 621 26.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 298 12.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), of all households, 60.9% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 12.7% were group households.

Household income Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 13.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 25.0% 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 Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.0 -- 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 Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 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 Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
None 272 11.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,167 49.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 695 29.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 164 7.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 51 2.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), 49.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 7.0% 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 Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 21 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 38.1 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 13 61.9 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 39 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), there were 21 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 38.1%) were male and 13 (or 61.9%) were female. The median age was 39 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Clifton Hill % 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 2,833 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Clifton Hill (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 $2,833.

Mortgage and rent Clifton Hill % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Clifton Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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