Rate the ABS website
ABS @ Facebook ABS @ Twitter ABS RSS ABS Email notification service

2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Flinders (Vic.)

Code SSC20493 (SSC)
People 860
Male 443
Female 417
Median age 56
Families 224
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 919
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,317
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 860 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 443 51.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 417 48.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 860 people in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 5.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 40 4.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 4.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 31 3.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 22 2.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 1.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 2.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 34 4.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 52 6.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 56 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 60 7.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 86 10.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 90 10.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 100 11.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 81 9.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 41 4.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 28 3.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 2.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 56 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 56 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 31.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 449 60.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 3.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 67 9.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 41 5.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 159 21.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.8% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 65 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 63 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 63 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 337 59.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 54 9.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 179 31.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 55 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 55 years.

Education Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 16 7.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 39 17.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 6.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 3.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 6.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 4.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 7.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 92 42.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 218 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 25.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 19.3% were in primary school, 16.5% in secondary school and 12.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 661 76.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 124 16.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 64 8.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 53 6.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 534 68.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 68.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 174 50.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 140 40.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 5.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 3.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 345 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 345 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 50.4% were employed full time, 40.6% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 57 17.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 45 13.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 37 11.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 28 8.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 148 44.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 17.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

Occupation Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 665 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,419 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,317 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $665.

Travel to work, top responses Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 541 73.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 174 23.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 106 14.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 226 30.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.5% provided care for children and 14.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 134 18.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 188 25.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 128 17.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 91 12.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 25.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 128 57.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 73 32.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 22 9.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 32.7% were couple families with children, 57.4% were couple families without children and 9.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,821 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,272 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,272 and those without children was $1,821.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 28 13.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 6.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 35 17.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 20 10.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 21 10.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 61 30.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 5 2.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 9.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.9% had both partners employed full-time, 6.5% had both employed part-time and 17.4% 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 Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 315 35.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 567 64.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 35.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 64.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 309 98.1 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 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 1.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 98.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 1.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 45 14.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 155 49.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 105 33.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.6 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 49.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 168 53.2 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 69 21.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 58 18.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 2.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 3.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 53.2% were owned outright, 21.8% were owned with a mortgage and 18.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 221 69.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 91 28.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.9% were family households, 28.8% were single person households and 1.3% were group households.

Household income Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 19.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.5% 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 Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 4 1.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 97 30.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 130 41.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 71 22.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 4.4 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 30.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.5% 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 Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Flinders (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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

In Flinders (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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

Back to Top


© Commonwealth of Australia 2014
Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.