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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Derrimut

Code SSC20386 (SSC)
People 5,992
Male 3,019
Female 2,973
Median age 29
Families 1,601
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,916
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,741
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,123
Median weekly rent $323
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 Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Total 5,992 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,019 50.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,973 49.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,992 people in Derrimut (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 802 13.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 493 8.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 355 5.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 309 5.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 424 7.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 775 12.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 880 14.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 666 11.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 404 6.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 280 4.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 226 3.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 165 2.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 95 1.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 63 1.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 0.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 0.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 0.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 29 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Derrimut (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 2.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,406 55.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 115 2.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 259 6.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 60 1.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,498 34.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Derrimut (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.5% were married and 8.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 36 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 44 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Derrimut (State Suburbs) was 36 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,230 55.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 458 11.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,366 33.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 36 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Derrimut (State Suburbs) was 36 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 182 9.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 333 17.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 172 9.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 26 1.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 201 10.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 108 5.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 20 1.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 120 6.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 225 11.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 60 3.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 442 23.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,889 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Derrimut (State Suburbs) 31.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 17.5% in secondary school and 18.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,787 46.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,096 74.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 294 5.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 195 3.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 924 16.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), 16.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 74.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,148 68.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 602 19.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 207 6.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 192 6.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,149 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,149 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Derrimut (State Suburbs). Of these 68.2% were employed full time, 19.1% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 179 6.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 190 6.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 233 7.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 774 26.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,378 46.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Derrimut (State Suburbs), 6.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Derrimut (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 736 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,766 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,741 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Derrimut (State Suburbs) was $736.

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

Unpaid work Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,851 65.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,539 35.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 401 9.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 352 8.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.5% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 8.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 992 22.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,066 24.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 393 9.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 400 9.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Derrimut (State Suburbs), 24.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 454 28.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 911 56.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 204 12.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 31 1.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Derrimut (State Suburbs), 56.9% were couple families with children, 28.4% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Derrimut (State Suburbs) 11.8% of single parents were male and 88.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,184 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,155 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,155 and those without children was $2,184.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 480 35.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 28 2.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 255 18.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 290 21.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 54 4.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 77 5.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 118 8.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 64 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), of couple families, 35.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.0% had both employed part-time and 18.7% 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 Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,734 95.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 76 4.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), 95.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,725 99.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.2 250,493 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 Derrimut (State Suburbs), 99.4% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 11 0.6 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 1.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 610 35.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,072 61.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 1.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 1.0% had 2 bedrooms and 35.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 115 6.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,226 70.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 351 20.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Derrimut (State Suburbs), 6.6% were owned outright, 70.7% were owned with a mortgage and 20.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,522 87.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 163 9.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 51 2.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.7% were family households, 9.4% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), 8.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.2% 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 Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 323 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,123 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 70.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 30.0 -- 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 Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
None 46 2.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 451 26.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 898 51.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 302 17.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 40 2.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), 26.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 51.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.4% 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 Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 25 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 52.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 48.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Derrimut (State Suburbs), there were 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 52.0%) were male and 12 (or 48.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Derrimut % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 320 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,880 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Derrimut (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $320 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,880.

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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