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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Cranbourne East

Code SSC20345 (SSC)
People 8,211
Male 3,923
Female 4,288
Median age 31
Families 2,255
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,997
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,395
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Total 8,211 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,923 47.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,288 52.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 42 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,211 people in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 863 10.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 668 8.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 523 6.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 426 5.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 472 5.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 814 9.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 874 10.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 707 8.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 552 6.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 432 5.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 345 4.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 253 3.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 287 3.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 232 2.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 220 2.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 206 2.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 191 2.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 144 1.8 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,411 55.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 200 3.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 381 6.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 357 5.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,804 29.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.4% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,128 55.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 695 12.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,807 32.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 203 8.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 604 25.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 82 3.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 99 4.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 309 12.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 64 2.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 76 3.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 209 8.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 174 7.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 73 3.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 505 21.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,398 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) 29.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.7% were in primary school, 18.7% in secondary school and 15.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 5,368 65.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,304 42.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 569 7.4 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 421 5.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,410 44.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 44.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,629 65.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 936 23.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 228 5.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 204 5.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,997 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,997 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs). Of these 65.8% were employed full time, 23.4% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 302 8.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 277 7.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 357 9.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 862 22.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,764 46.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 639 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,498 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,395 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) was $639.

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

Unpaid work Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,268 69.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,189 35.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 569 9.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 724 11.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.6% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,341 21.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,621 26.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 706 11.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 604 9.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 794 35.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,146 50.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 285 12.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 30 1.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 50.8% were couple families with children, 35.2% were couple families without children and 12.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs) 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,040 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,964 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,964 and those without children was $2,040.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 521 26.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 45 2.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 423 21.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 372 19.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 74 3.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 295 15.2 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 126 6.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 84 4.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,699 93.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 199 6.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 93.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,639 97.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 42 1.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 19 0.7 250,493 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 Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 97.7% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 41 1.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 278 10.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,133 42.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,191 44.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 54 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 10.3% had 2 bedrooms and 42.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 486 18.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,591 58.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 446 16.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 83 3.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 93 3.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 18.0% were owned outright, 58.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,187 81.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 444 16.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 68 2.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.0% were family households, 16.5% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 16.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 77.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 22.8 -- 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 Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
None 87 3.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 835 30.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,222 45.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 472 17.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 83 3.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), 30.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.5% 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 Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 42 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 20 47.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 22 52.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), there were 42 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 20 (or 47.6%) were male and 22 (or 52.4%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cranbourne East % 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 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,594 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,594.

Mortgage and rent Cranbourne East % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Cranbourne East (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,058.

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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