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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Dimboola

Code SSC20397 (SSC)
People 1,662
Male 806
Female 856
Median age 49
Families 458
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 898
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $772
Median monthly mortgage repayments $889
Median weekly rent $140
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,662 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 806 48.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 856 51.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 53 3.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,662 people in Dimboola (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.2% of the population.

Age Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 76 4.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 103 6.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 110 6.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 100 6.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 62 3.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 53 3.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 68 4.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 89 5.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 80 4.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 105 6.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 142 8.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 132 7.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 126 7.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 94 5.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 89 5.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 96 5.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 67 4.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 72 4.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dimboola (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 694 50.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 43 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 114 8.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 171 12.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 360 26.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dimboola (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 11.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 642 52.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 79 6.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 514 41.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dimboola (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 17 4.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 110 25.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 0.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 4.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 97 22.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 2.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 3.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 31 7.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 120 28.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 429 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dimboola (State Suburbs) 25.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.8% were in primary school, 25.0% in secondary school and 10.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,499 90.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 125 8.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 68 4.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 47 3.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,326 84.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), 84.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 376 59.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 184 29.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 43 6.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 30 4.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 633 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 633 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dimboola (State Suburbs). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 29.1% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 56 9.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 68 11.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 64 10.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 105 17.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 268 44.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dimboola (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dimboola (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 396 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 962 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 772 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dimboola (State Suburbs) was $396.

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

Unpaid work Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 921 66.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 319 23.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 176 12.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 457 33.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.1% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 33.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 217 15.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 302 21.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 202 14.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 200 14.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dimboola (State Suburbs), 21.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 211 46.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 162 35.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 79 17.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dimboola (State Suburbs), 35.3% were couple families with children, 46.0% were couple families without children and 17.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.2 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.8 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Dimboola (State Suburbs) 21.2% of single parents were male and 78.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,474 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,562 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,562 and those without children was $1,474.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 61 16.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 64 17.2 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 50 13.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 21 5.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 116 31.2 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 19 5.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 30 8.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 17.2% 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 Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 697 79.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 178 20.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), 79.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 660 94.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 23 3.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 13 1.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dimboola (State Suburbs), 94.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 30 4.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 139 19.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 383 54.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 121 17.4 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 3.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 19.9% had 2 bedrooms and 54.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 369 53.0 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 179 25.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 119 17.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 3.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dimboola (State Suburbs), 53.0% were owned outright, 25.7% were owned with a mortgage and 17.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 449 64.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 238 34.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 1.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.5% were family households, 34.2% were single person households and 1.3% were group households.

Household income Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), 39.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 889 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
None 50 7.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 243 34.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 247 35.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 122 17.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 35 5.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), 34.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.4% 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 Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 51 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 25 49.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 26 51.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 41 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dimboola (State Suburbs), there were 51 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 25 (or 49.0%) were male and 26 (or 51.0%) were female. The median age was 41 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 633 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $633.

Mortgage and rent Dimboola % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 80 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 997 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Dimboola (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $80 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $997.

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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