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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mansfield (Vic.)

Code SSC20844 (SSC)
People 4,360
Male 2,097
Female 2,263
Median age 44
Families 1,152
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,245
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $920
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 4,360 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,097 48.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,263 51.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 0.8 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,360 people in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 296 6.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 255 5.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 261 6.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 287 6.6 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 183 4.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 184 4.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 217 5.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 229 5.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 285 6.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 314 7.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 375 8.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 315 7.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 312 7.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 250 5.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 198 4.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 135 3.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 132 3.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 133 3.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,780 50.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 140 4.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 329 9.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 270 7.6 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,024 28.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 13.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,543 50.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 308 10.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,230 39.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 79 7.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 143 13.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 139 12.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 28 2.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 249 23.2 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 13 1.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 2.6 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 91 8.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 45 4.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 38 3.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 221 20.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,074 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 24.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 27.0% in secondary school and 12.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,811 87.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 478 11.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 297 7.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 189 4.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,196 76.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 76.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,208 54.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 836 37.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 138 6.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 44 2.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,226 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,226 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 54.3% were employed full time, 37.6% were employed part-time and 2.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 319 14.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 241 11.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 272 12.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 261 12.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 951 43.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 14.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 518 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,214 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 920 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $518.

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

Unpaid work Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,614 73.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 976 27.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 418 11.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 954 26.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 764 21.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 934 26.4 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 495 14.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 421 11.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 508 44.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 443 38.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 188 16.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 38.5% were couple families with children, 44.1% were couple families without children and 16.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 15.3% of single parents were male and 84.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,509 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,736 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,736 and those without children was $1,509.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 190 20.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 62 6.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 225 23.7 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 106 11.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 61 6.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 184 19.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 59 6.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 63 6.6 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.0% had both partners employed full-time, 6.5% had both employed part-time and 23.7% 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 Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,712 78.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 479 21.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 78.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,470 85.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 181 10.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 44 2.6 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 18 1.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 85.8% were separate houses, 10.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.6% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 54 3.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 312 18.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 807 47.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 461 26.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 75 4.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 18.2% had 2 bedrooms and 47.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 655 38.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 534 31.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 415 24.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 18 1.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 90 5.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 38.3% were owned outright, 31.2% were owned with a mortgage and 24.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,139 66.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 521 30.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 53 3.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.5% were family households, 30.4% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 31.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 96 5.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 605 35.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 626 36.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 336 19.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 52 3.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 35.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.6% 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 Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 47.1 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 18 52.9 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 47.1%) were male and 18 (or 52.9%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 524 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $524.

Mortgage and rent Mansfield (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 248 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mansfield (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $248 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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