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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Greenvale (Vic.)

Code SSC20572 (SSC)
People 11,969
Male 6,040
Female 5,929
Median age 36
Families 3,278
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 3,567
Average people per household 3.5
Median weekly household income $1,729
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $365
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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People — demographics & education
People Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 11,969 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,040 50.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,929 49.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 17 0.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,969 people in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 605 5.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 822 6.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,067 8.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,206 10.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 951 7.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 635 5.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 568 4.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 732 6.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,025 8.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,144 9.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,029 8.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 773 6.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 574 4.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 370 3.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 239 2.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 124 1.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 72 0.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 30 0.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,678 59.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 198 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 350 3.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 197 2.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,050 32.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.9% were married and 5.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,487 60.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 308 3.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,325 36.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 199 5.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 491 12.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 402 10.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 235 6.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 320 8.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 492 12.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 409 10.5 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 260 6.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 538 13.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 79 2.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 483 12.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,908 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 32.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 31.2% in secondary school and 20.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 8,037 67.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,744 58.4 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 887 7.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 503 4.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,411 29.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 29.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 58.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,862 59.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,926 29.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 393 6.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 266 4.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,447 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 6,447 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 59.9% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 731 11.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 597 9.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 604 9.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,125 18.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,736 44.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 549 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,750 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,729 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $549.

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

Unpaid work Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,046 63.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,657 28.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,182 12.5 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 938 9.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,201 23.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,945 20.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 982 10.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 919 9.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 20.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 710 21.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,231 68.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 311 9.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 0.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 68.1% were couple families with children, 21.7% were couple families without children and 9.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,025 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,300 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,300 and those without children was $2,025.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 650 22.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 95 3.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 734 25.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 520 17.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 138 4.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 456 15.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 207 7.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 139 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 25.0% 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 Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,383 95.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 148 4.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,290 97.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 74 2.2 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 0.6 250,493 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 Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 97.2% were separate houses, 2.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 1.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,077 31.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,228 65.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 1.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.1% had 1 bedroom, 1.2% had 2 bedrooms and 31.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,406 41.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,704 50.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 192 5.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 66 1.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 41.5% were owned outright, 50.3% were owned with a mortgage and 5.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,168 93.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 201 5.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 0.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 93.6% were family households, 5.9% were single person households and 0.4% were group households.

Household income Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 12.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.2% 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 Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 365 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.8 -- 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 Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.6 -- 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 Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 48 1.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 448 13.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,509 44.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,318 39.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 60 1.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 13.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 39.0% 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 Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 68.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 31.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 68.8%) were male and 5 (or 31.2%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Greenvale (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Greenvale (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Greenvale (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 2,250 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Greenvale (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 $2,250.

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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