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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Mulgrave (Vic.)

Code SSC20955 (SSC)
People 17,647
Male 8,718
Female 8,929
Median age 39
Families 5,109
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 6,743
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,347
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $321
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 17,647 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 8,718 49.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,929 50.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 46 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 17,647 people in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,133 6.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 909 5.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 844 4.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,017 5.8 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,174 6.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,291 7.3 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,329 7.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,334 7.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,270 7.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,086 6.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,019 5.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,139 6.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,100 6.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,003 5.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 771 4.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 533 3.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 337 1.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 359 2.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 8,408 56.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 321 2.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 796 5.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 902 6.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,339 29.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.9% were married and 7.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 7,922 57.1 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 615 4.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 5,336 38.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 287 6.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 641 13.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 391 8.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 81 1.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 543 11.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 310 6.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 153 3.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 366 7.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 883 18.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 128 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 932 19.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,715 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.6% were in primary school, 21.3% in secondary school and 26.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 9,495 53.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 10,426 61.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 879 5.2 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 611 3.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,920 29.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 29.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 61.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,584 61.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,502 27.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 524 5.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 445 4.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 9,055 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 9,055 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 61.7% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 889 10.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 812 9.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 801 9.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,743 20.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,840 44.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 543 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,474 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,347 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

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

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

Unpaid work Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 10,142 68.7 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,016 27.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,651 11.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,947 13.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,309 22.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,676 24.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,750 11.9 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,408 9.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,816 35.5 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,530 49.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 673 13.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 90 1.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 49.5% were couple families with children, 35.5% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 20.3% of single parents were male and 79.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,163 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,221 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,221 and those without children was $2,163.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 930 21.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 140 3.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 865 19.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 731 16.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 248 5.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 954 21.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 258 5.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 223 5.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 19.9% 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 Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 6,215 94.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 398 6.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 94.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,784 93.1 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 271 4.4 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 147 2.4 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 93.1% were separate houses, 4.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 43 0.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 355 5.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 3,464 55.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,228 35.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 122 2.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 5.7% had 2 bedrooms and 55.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,544 40.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,256 36.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,175 18.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 49 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 190 3.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 40.9% were owned outright, 36.3% were owned with a mortgage and 18.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 4,963 79.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,067 17.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 183 2.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.9% were family households, 17.2% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.1 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 20.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.1% 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 Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 321 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 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 Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.1 -- 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 Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 281 4.5 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,761 28.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,682 43.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,293 20.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 198 3.2 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 28.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.8% 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 Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 46 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 52.2 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 22 47.8 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 40 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 46 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 52.2%) were male and 22 (or 47.8%) were female. The median age was 40 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,031 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,031.

Mortgage and rent Mulgrave (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 640 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Mulgrave (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $640.

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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