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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Deer Park

Code SSC20380 (SSC)
People 16,204
Male 8,191
Female 8,013
Median age 33
Families 4,359
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 6,010
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,096
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,670
Median weekly rent $270
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 Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Total 16,204 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 8,191 50.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,013 49.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 82 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 16,204 people in Deer Park (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,297 8.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 971 6.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 973 6.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,006 6.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,288 7.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,651 10.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,458 9.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,246 7.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,087 6.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 950 5.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 903 5.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 939 5.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 925 5.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 575 3.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 427 2.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 244 1.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 163 1.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 103 0.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Deer Park (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,195 47.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 494 3.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,012 7.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 560 4.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,709 36.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Deer Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.8% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Deer Park (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,659 47.4 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 865 7.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 5,426 45.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Deer Park (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 219 4.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 715 14.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 315 6.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 59 1.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 616 12.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 215 4.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 61 1.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 328 6.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 546 10.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 217 4.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,696 34.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,987 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Deer Park (State Suburbs) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.8% were in primary school, 17.9% in secondary school and 17.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 7,407 45.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 10,276 70.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 739 5.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 452 3.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,122 21.4 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), 21.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 70.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,367 59.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,809 24.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 468 6.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 669 9.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,313 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 7,313 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Deer Park (State Suburbs). Of these 59.7% were employed full time, 24.7% were employed part-time and 9.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 587 8.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 584 8.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 630 9.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,634 24.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,735 41.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Deer Park (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

Occupation Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 469 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,174 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,096 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Deer Park (State Suburbs) was $469.

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

Unpaid work Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,329 56.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,334 25.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,380 10.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,029 7.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 7.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,503 19.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,599 20.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,099 8.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,130 8.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Deer Park (State Suburbs), 20.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,325 30.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,990 45.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 940 21.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 103 2.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Deer Park (State Suburbs), 45.7% were couple families with children, 30.4% were couple families without children and 21.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Deer Park (State Suburbs) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,820 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,959 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,959 and those without children was $1,820.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 642 19.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 83 2.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 473 14.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 699 21.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 226 6.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 791 23.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 202 6.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 197 5.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 14.3% 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 Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,359 94.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 325 5.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,845 90.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 186 3.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 325 6.1 250,493 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 Deer Park (State Suburbs), 90.4% were separate houses, 3.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 23 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 56 1.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 353 6.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 3,575 66.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,218 22.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 135 2.5 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.0% had 1 bedroom, 6.6% had 2 bedrooms and 66.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,658 30.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,935 36.1 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,535 28.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 22 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 212 4.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Deer Park (State Suburbs), 30.9% were owned outright, 36.1% were owned with a mortgage and 28.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 4,172 77.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,002 18.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 187 3.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.8% were family households, 18.7% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), 24.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.9% 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 Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 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 Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,670 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.8 -- 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 Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
None 397 7.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,867 34.8 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,963 36.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 894 16.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 241 4.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.7% 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 Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 86 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 41 47.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 45 52.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Deer Park (State Suburbs), there were 86 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 41 (or 47.7%) were male and 45 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Deer Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 985 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Deer Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $985.

Mortgage and rent Deer Park % 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 1,300 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Deer Park (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 $1,300.

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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