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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Lysterfield South

Code SSC20818 (SSC)
People 924
Male 482
Female 442
Median age 38
Families 244
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 267
Average people per household 3.6
Median weekly household income $2,230
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $238
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Total 924 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 482 52.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 442 47.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 924 people in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 4.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 68 7.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 105 11.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 112 12.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 74 8.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 27 2.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 1.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 47 5.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 80 8.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 110 11.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 93 10.1 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 68 7.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 40 4.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 20 2.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 1.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 0.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 0.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 447 62.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 1.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 3.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 1.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 221 31.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.8% were married and 4.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 19 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 19 years.

Social marital status Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 431 63.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 24 3.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 228 33.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 20 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 2.8 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 42 12.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 29 8.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 25 7.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 35 10.7 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 44 13.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 55 16.8 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 25 7.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 33 10.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 0.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 27 8.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 327 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) 35.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 40.7% in secondary school and 17.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 662 71.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 410 45.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 70 7.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 60 6.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 365 40.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 40.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 45.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 313 59.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 176 33.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 3.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 21 4.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 528 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 528 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 67 13.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 43 8.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 61 12.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 64 12.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 257 50.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 664 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,299 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,230 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) was $664.

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

Unpaid work Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 559 78.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 240 33.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 85 11.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 143 20.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.6% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 199 27.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 197 27.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 88 12.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 75 10.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 27.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 61 25.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 172 70.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 4.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 70.8% were couple families with children, 25.1% were couple families without children and 4.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs) 30.8% of single parents were male and 69.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,250 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,739 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,739 and those without children was $2,250.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 59 25.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 80 33.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 13.6 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 2.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 22 9.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 13 5.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 6.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 33.9% 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 Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 250 94.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 14 5.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 94.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 251 100.0 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 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 4 1.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 46 18.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 199 79.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.6% had 2 bedrooms and 18.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4.2. The average household size was 3.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 36.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 144 57.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 4.0 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.6 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 36.8% were owned outright, 57.6% were owned with a mortgage and 4.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 239 95.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 11 4.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), of all households, 95.6% were family households, 4.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 28.9 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 10.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 28.9% 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 Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 238 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.2 -- 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 Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.4 -- 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 Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 1.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 13 5.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 113 45.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 117 46.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 1.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), 5.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 46.8% 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 Lysterfield South % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 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 Lysterfield South (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) 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 Lysterfield South % 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 Lysterfield South (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 Lysterfield South % 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 Lysterfield South (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

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