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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Hawthorn (Vic.)

Code SSC20603 (SSC)
People 21,177
Male 10,430
Female 10,747
Median age 31
Families 4,767
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 10,333
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,628
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,193
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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People — demographics & education
People Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 21,177 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 10,430 49.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 10,747 50.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 35 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 21,177 people in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 978 4.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 900 4.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 856 4.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,268 6.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,673 12.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3,132 14.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,200 10.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,507 7.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,316 6.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,173 5.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,076 5.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 944 4.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 929 4.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 690 3.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 512 2.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 348 1.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 313 1.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 363 1.7 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,823 37.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 320 1.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,038 5.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 595 3.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 9,671 52.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 37.0% were married and 7.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 6,011 37.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,996 12.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 8,016 50.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 37.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 302 4.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 592 7.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 230 3.1 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 326 4.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 178 2.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 178 2.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 725 9.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 479 6.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 2,906 38.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 204 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,346 18.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 7,466 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 35.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.4% were in primary school, 14.5% in secondary school and 45.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 13,361 63.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 7,617 38.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,424 7.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,076 5.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 9,682 48.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 48.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 7,803 62.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 3,519 28.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 528 4.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 664 5.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 12,514 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 12,514 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 62.4% were employed full time, 28.1% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,366 11.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,184 10.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 973 8.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,721 14.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 6,083 51.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 830 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,494 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,628 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $830.

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

Unpaid work Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 13,408 72.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,717 20.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,630 8.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 4,216 22.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.1% provided care for children and 8.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 5,926 32.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 4,786 25.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,601 8.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,098 6.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 25.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,223 46.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,897 39.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 439 9.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 208 4.4 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 39.8% were couple families with children, 46.6% were couple families without children and 9.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,486 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,416 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,416 and those without children was $2,486.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,201 29.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 195 4.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 881 21.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 715 17.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 228 5.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 440 10.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 195 4.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 265 6.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 29.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 21.4% 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 Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 8,674 89.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,045 10.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 89.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,893 33.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,095 12.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4,630 53.4 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 47 0.5 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 33.4% were separate houses, 12.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 53.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 186 2.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 1,703 19.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3,438 39.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,862 21.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,368 15.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 116 1.3 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 19.6% had 1 bedroom, 39.6% had 2 bedrooms and 21.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,219 25.6 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,903 21.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 4,357 50.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 40 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 154 1.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 25.6% were owned outright, 21.9% were owned with a mortgage and 50.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 4,712 54.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 2,968 34.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 993 11.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 54.3% were family households, 34.2% were single person households and 11.4% were group households.

Household income Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.5 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 18.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.0% 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 Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.5 -- 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 Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,193 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 1,537 17.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 3,772 43.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,423 27.9 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 760 8.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 182 2.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 43.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.8% 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 Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 33 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 69.7 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 10 30.3 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 33 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 69.7%) were male and 10 (or 30.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,843 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,843.

Mortgage and rent Hawthorn (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 416 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Hawthorn (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $416 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $975.

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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