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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Lancefield

Code SSC20765 (SSC)
People 2,357
Male 1,185
Female 1,172
Median age 43
Families 663
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,015
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,231
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $215
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,357 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,185 50.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,172 49.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,357 people in Lancefield (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 132 5.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 164 7.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 177 7.5 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 160 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 110 4.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 84 3.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 98 4.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 170 7.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 171 7.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 185 7.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 211 9.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 200 8.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 171 7.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 149 6.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 73 3.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 40 1.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 33 1.4 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 27 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lancefield (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,020 54.1 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 63 3.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 181 9.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 78 4.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 542 28.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lancefield (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.1% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lancefield (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 926 55.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 163 9.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 590 35.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lancefield (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 44 6.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 126 18.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 69 10.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 2.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 74 10.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 57 8.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 34 4.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 47 6.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 41 5.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 17 2.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 161 23.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 690 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lancefield (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 23.9% in secondary school and 13.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,976 83.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 348 15.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 159 7.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 119 5.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,592 71.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), 71.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 682 58.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 361 30.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 74 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 51 4.4 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,168 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,168 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lancefield (State Suburbs). Of these 58.4% were employed full time, 30.9% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 133 11.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 106 9.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 125 11.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 159 14.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 521 46.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lancefield (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lancefield (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 543 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,409 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,231 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lancefield (State Suburbs) was $543.

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

Unpaid work Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,411 74.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 590 31.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 230 12.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 504 26.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 395 20.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 476 25.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 283 15.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 263 13.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lancefield (State Suburbs), 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 274 41.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 283 42.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 97 14.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 1.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lancefield (State Suburbs), 42.7% were couple families with children, 41.4% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.6 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.4 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Lancefield (State Suburbs) 14.6% of single parents were male and 85.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,757 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,119 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,119 and those without children was $1,757.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 107 19.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 3.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 152 27.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 87 15.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 4.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 100 18.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 34 6.1 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 31 5.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 27.3% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 859 87.4 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 124 12.6 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), 87.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 826 96.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.7 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 9 1.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 15 1.7 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lancefield (State Suburbs), 96.2% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 2.3 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 96 11.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 441 51.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 284 33.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 1.9 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 11.2% had 2 bedrooms and 51.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 315 36.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 412 48.0 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 113 13.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 2.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lancefield (State Suburbs), 36.7% were owned outright, 48.0% were owned with a mortgage and 13.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 646 75.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 193 22.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 19 2.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.3% were family households, 22.5% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), 22.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.0% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 215 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.3 -- 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
None 13 1.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 218 25.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 372 43.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 237 27.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 2.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), 25.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.6% 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 Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 71.4 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 4 28.6 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 47 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lancefield (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 71.4%) were male and 4 (or 28.6%) were female. The median age was 47 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lancefield % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 666 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lancefield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.9, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $666.

Mortgage and rent Lancefield % 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 650 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Lancefield (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 $650.

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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