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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Pascoe Vale

Code SSC21073 (SSC)
People 14,885
Male 7,194
Female 7,691
Median age 37
Families 3,901
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 6,594
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,198
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $312
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Total 14,885 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,194 48.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 7,691 51.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 72 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 14,885 people in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 973 6.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 849 5.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 770 5.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 756 5.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 915 6.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,329 8.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,303 8.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,247 8.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,103 7.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 987 6.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 839 5.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 687 4.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 574 3.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 397 2.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 447 3.0 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 543 3.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 563 3.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 604 4.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,729 46.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 341 2.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 949 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,026 8.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,255 34.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.6% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,278 46.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 960 8.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 5,094 45.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 271 6.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 539 12.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 395 9.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 81 1.9 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 508 12.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 182 4.3 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 86 2.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 312 7.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 676 16.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 149 3.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,036 24.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,235 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.0% were in primary school, 18.3% in secondary school and 23.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 9,720 65.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,742 48.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,048 7.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 615 4.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,429 39.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 39.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 48.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,637 63.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,903 26.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 401 5.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 367 5.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,308 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 7,308 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 63.5% were employed full time, 26.0% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 619 8.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 666 9.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 622 9.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,462 21.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,174 45.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 8.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 579 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,478 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,198 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) was $579.

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

Unpaid work Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,091 65.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,013 24.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,441 11.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,569 12.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% 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, 12.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,740 22.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,046 24.8 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,209 9.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,095 8.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 24.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,452 37.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,714 43.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 626 16.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 108 2.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 43.9% were couple families with children, 37.2% were couple families without children and 16.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.5 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.5 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs) 16.5% of single parents were male and 83.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,223 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,267 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,267 and those without children was $2,223.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 718 22.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 108 3.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 659 20.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 502 15.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 139 4.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 679 21.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 199 6.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 166 5.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 20.8% 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 Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,865 92.3 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 487 7.7 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,594 61.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,390 23.7 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 872 14.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 61.3% were separate houses, 23.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 157 2.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 2,043 34.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,709 46.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 817 13.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 129 2.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 34.8% had 2 bedrooms and 46.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,195 37.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,778 30.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,676 28.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 25 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 189 3.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 37.4% were owned outright, 30.3% were owned with a mortgage and 28.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,843 65.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,757 30.0 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 263 4.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.5% were family households, 30.0% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 25.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.3% 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 Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 312 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.5 -- 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 Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
None 596 10.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,523 43.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,894 32.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 635 10.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 217 3.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), 43.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.8% 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 Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 73 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 40 54.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 33 45.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), there were 73 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 40 (or 54.8%) were male and 33 (or 45.2%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,292 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,292.

Mortgage and rent Pascoe Vale % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 315 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,567 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Pascoe Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $315 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,567.

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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