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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mildura

Code SSC20893 (SSC)
People 30,647
Male 14,604
Female 16,043
Median age 37
Families 7,967
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 13,946
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $854
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Total 30,647 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 14,604 47.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 16,043 52.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,350 4.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 30,647 people in Mildura (State Suburbs) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,169 7.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,048 6.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,209 7.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,099 6.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,015 6.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,924 6.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,820 5.9 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,948 6.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,977 6.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,913 6.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,987 6.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,689 5.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,745 5.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,328 4.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,222 4.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 1,015 3.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 828 2.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 711 2.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mildura (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 11,204 46.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 897 3.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,284 9.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,693 7.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 8,145 33.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mildura (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.3% were married and 13.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mildura (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 9,836 45.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,161 10.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 9,487 44.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mildura (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mildura (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 534 5.8 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,699 18.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 452 4.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 228 2.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,488 16.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 436 4.7 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 128 1.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 810 8.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 536 5.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 223 2.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 2,702 29.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 9,236 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mildura (State Suburbs) 30.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.7% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 14.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 24,852 81.1 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,160 18.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,440 5.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 849 3.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 20,772 73.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mildura (State Suburbs), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mildura % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 7,503 56.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 3,938 29.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 787 5.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 999 7.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 13,227 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 13,227 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mildura (State Suburbs). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 29.8% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,379 11.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,158 9.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,402 11.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,344 19.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 5,158 42.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mildura (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mildura (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 462 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,064 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 854 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mildura (State Suburbs) was $462.

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

Unpaid work Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 15,803 65.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 6,654 27.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,836 11.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 4,357 18.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mildura (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 4,645 19.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 5,695 23.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 2,853 11.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,610 10.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mildura (State Suburbs), 23.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 3,193 40.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,982 37.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,676 21.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 117 1.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mildura (State Suburbs), 37.4% were couple families with children, 40.1% were couple families without children and 21.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mildura (State Suburbs) 15.9% of single parents were male and 84.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,696 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,832 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mildura (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,832 and those without children was $1,696.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,208 19.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 186 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,263 20.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 759 12.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 353 5.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,578 25.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 341 5.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 481 7.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mildura (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 20.5% 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 Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 11,850 90.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,282 9.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mildura (State Suburbs), 90.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 9,485 80.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 858 7.2 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,315 11.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 184 1.6 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mildura (State Suburbs), 80.0% were separate houses, 7.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 35 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 409 3.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 2,440 20.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 6,328 53.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,258 19.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 377 3.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mildura (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 20.6% had 2 bedrooms and 53.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,425 28.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 3,638 30.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 4,211 35.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 89 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 485 4.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mildura (State Suburbs), 28.9% were owned outright, 30.7% were owned with a mortgage and 35.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 7,840 66.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 3,632 30.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 377 3.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mildura (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.2% were family households, 30.7% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mildura (State Suburbs), 34.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.5% 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 Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.5 -- 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 Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
None 1,227 10.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 4,473 37.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 4,126 34.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,434 12.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 590 5.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mildura (State Suburbs), 37.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.1% 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 Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,349 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 602 44.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 747 55.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mildura (State Suburbs), there were 1,349 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 602 (or 44.6%) were male and 747 (or 55.4%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mildura % 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 663 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mildura (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 $663.

Mortgage and rent Mildura % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,322 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mildura (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $160 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,322.

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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