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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Edithvale

Code SSC20446 (SSC)
People 5,450
Male 2,643
Female 2,807
Median age 39
Families 1,456
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,333
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,299
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Total 5,450 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,643 48.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,807 51.5 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 5,450 people in Edithvale (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 402 7.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 304 5.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 315 5.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 304 5.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 322 5.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 312 5.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 390 7.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 437 8.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 481 8.8 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 390 7.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 372 6.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 254 4.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 275 5.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 225 4.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 194 3.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 152 2.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 154 2.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 167 3.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Edithvale (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,079 46.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 161 3.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 415 9.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 317 7.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,464 33.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Edithvale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.9% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Edithvale (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,920 48.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 425 10.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,654 41.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Edithvale (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 97 6.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 221 15.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 135 9.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 29 2.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 175 12.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 108 7.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 62 4.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 117 8.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 187 12.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 43 3.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 283 19.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,457 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Edithvale (State Suburbs) 26.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.5% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 20.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,190 76.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,431 27.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 425 8.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 354 6.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,947 57.1 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), 57.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,736 60.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 845 29.4 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 162 5.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 127 4.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,870 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,870 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Edithvale (State Suburbs). Of these 60.5% were employed full time, 29.4% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 296 10.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 277 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 275 10.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 488 17.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,247 45.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Edithvale (State Suburbs), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Edithvale (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 647 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,725 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,299 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Edithvale (State Suburbs) was $647.

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

Unpaid work Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,259 73.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,340 30.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 479 10.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 829 18.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.2% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,088 24.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,225 27.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 559 12.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 385 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 Edithvale (State Suburbs), 27.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% 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 Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 511 35.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 680 46.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 237 16.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 28 1.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Edithvale (State Suburbs), 46.7% were couple families with children, 35.1% were couple families without children and 16.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Edithvale (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,287 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,322 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,322 and those without children was $2,287.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 278 23.3 245,136 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 315 26.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 183 15.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 59 4.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 184 15.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 78 6.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 56 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 26.4% 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 Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,080 91.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 186 8.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), 91.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,450 69.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 380 18.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 235 11.3 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 17 0.8 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Edithvale (State Suburbs), 69.6% were separate houses, 18.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 57 2.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 536 25.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,068 51.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 389 18.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 29 1.4 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 25.7% had 2 bedrooms and 51.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 696 33.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 824 39.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 510 24.5 515,586 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 45 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Edithvale (State Suburbs), 33.4% were owned outright, 39.5% were owned with a mortgage and 24.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,440 69.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 581 27.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 61 2.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.2% were family households, 27.9% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), 21.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.0% 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 Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
None 150 7.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 796 38.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 839 40.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 241 11.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 56 2.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), 38.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.6% 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 Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 62.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 9 37.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Edithvale (State Suburbs), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 62.5%) were male and 9 (or 37.5%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Edithvale % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,874 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,874.

Mortgage and rent Edithvale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 321 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,467 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Edithvale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $321 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,467.

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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