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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Docklands

Code SSC20402 (SSC)
People 5,791
Male 3,041
Female 2,750
Median age 31
Families 1,337
Average children per family 1.3
All private dwellings 3,975
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $1,901
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,700
Median weekly rent $503
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Total 5,791 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,041 52.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,750 47.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,791 people in Docklands (State Suburbs) of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 215 3.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 64 1.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 64 1.1 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 245 4.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 818 14.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,137 19.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 889 15.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 467 8.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 336 5.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 355 6.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 378 6.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 301 5.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 259 4.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 149 2.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 62 1.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 30 0.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 0.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Docklands (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 5.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,060 37.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 169 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 429 7.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 71 1.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,718 49.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Docklands (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 37.8% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 65 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Docklands (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,540 35.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 698 16.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,101 48.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Docklands (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 35.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 32 -- 33 --

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

Education Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 31 1.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 30 1.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 0.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 0.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 37 1.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 1.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 40 2.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 130 6.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 621 31.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 68 3.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 996 49.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,998 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Docklands (State Suburbs) 34.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 2.8% were in primary school, 4.8% in secondary school and 37.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,102 36.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,042 64.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 196 4.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 179 3.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,336 28.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Docklands (State Suburbs), 28.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 64.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Docklands % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,620 73.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 624 17.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 141 4.0 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 167 4.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,552 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,552 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Docklands (State Suburbs). Of these 73.8% were employed full time, 17.6% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 197 5.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 214 6.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 206 6.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 498 14.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,120 62.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Docklands (State Suburbs), 5.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 62.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Docklands (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,060 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,447 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,901 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Docklands (State Suburbs) was $1,060.

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

Unpaid work Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,262 59.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 598 11.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 277 5.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 706 13.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Docklands (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 11.0% provided care for children and 5.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,513 27.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,267 23.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 293 5.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 186 3.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Docklands (State Suburbs), 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 5.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 906 67.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 261 19.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 99 7.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 72 5.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Docklands (State Suburbs), 19.5% were couple families with children, 67.7% were couple families without children and 7.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Docklands (State Suburbs) 25.3% of single parents were male and 74.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,911 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,405 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Docklands (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,405 and those without children was $2,911.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 441 37.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 157 13.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 231 19.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 37 3.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 87 7.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 65 5.6 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 112 9.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Docklands (State Suburbs), of couple families, 37.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 13.4% 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 Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,519 78.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 683 21.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Docklands (State Suburbs), 78.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 0 0.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 45 1.8 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,465 97.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 0.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Docklands (State Suburbs), 0.0% were separate houses, 1.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 97.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 24 1.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 628 24.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,357 53.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 417 16.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 58 2.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 34 1.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Docklands (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 24.9% had 1 bedroom, 53.9% had 2 bedrooms and 16.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 349 13.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 566 22.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,550 61.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 47 1.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Docklands (State Suburbs), 13.8% were owned outright, 22.5% were owned with a mortgage and 61.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,334 53.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 889 35.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 295 11.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Docklands (State Suburbs), of all households, 53.0% were family households, 35.3% were single person households and 11.7% were group households.

Household income Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Docklands (State Suburbs), 14.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.7% 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 Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 503 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 76.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 23.8 -- 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 Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,700 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
None 675 26.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,308 51.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 409 16.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 76 3.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 51 2.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Docklands (State Suburbs), 51.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 16.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 3.0% 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 Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 73.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 26.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Docklands (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 73.3%) were male and 4 (or 26.7%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,374 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Docklands (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,374.

Mortgage and rent Docklands % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 460 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Docklands (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $460 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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