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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Pascoe Vale South

Code SSC21074 (SSC)
People 9,533
Male 4,720
Female 4,813
Median age 38
Families 2,529
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,725
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,432
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,952
Median weekly rent $322
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Total 9,533 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,720 49.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,813 50.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 35 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,533 people in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 662 6.9 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 688 7.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 609 6.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 560 5.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 529 5.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 521 5.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 643 6.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 783 8.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 867 9.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 778 8.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 633 6.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 493 5.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 392 4.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 278 2.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 269 2.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 278 2.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 279 2.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 268 2.8 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,952 52.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 158 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 466 6.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 492 6.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,505 33.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.2% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,670 51.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 533 7.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,875 40.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 197 6.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 529 18.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 289 9.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 67 2.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 368 12.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 152 5.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 70 2.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 195 6.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 462 15.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 87 3.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 505 17.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,921 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 20.2% in secondary school and 22.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,922 72.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,933 43.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 823 9.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 411 4.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,938 43.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 43.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 43.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,783 58.0 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,473 30.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 340 7.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 204 4.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,800 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,800 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs). Of these 58.0% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 525 11.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 498 10.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 458 10.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 716 15.6 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,061 44.8 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 595 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,730 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,432 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) was $595.

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

Unpaid work Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,306 70.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,228 29.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 992 13.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,171 15.5 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,734 22.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,917 25.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 914 12.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 740 9.8 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 762 30.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,381 54.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 331 13.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 55 2.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 54.6% were couple families with children, 30.1% were couple families without children and 13.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,319 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,407 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,407 and those without children was $2,319.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 423 19.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 75 3.5 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 535 25.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 328 15.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 102 4.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 391 18.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 168 7.9 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 116 5.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 25.0% 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,377 92.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 258 7.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,972 88.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 256 7.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 142 4.2 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 0.2 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 88.0% were separate houses, 7.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.1 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 64 1.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 917 27.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,669 49.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 666 19.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 57 1.7 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 27.2% had 2 bedrooms and 49.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,433 42.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,174 34.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 657 19.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 22 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 91 2.7 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 42.4% were owned outright, 34.8% were owned with a mortgage and 19.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,497 73.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 752 22.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 129 3.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.9% were family households, 22.3% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 21.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.7% 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 322 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,952 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
None 283 8.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,189 35.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,330 39.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 473 14.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 102 3.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), 35.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.0% 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 South % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 37 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 18 48.6 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 19 51.4 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), there were 37 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 18 (or 48.6%) were male and 19 (or 51.4%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Pascoe Vale South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 365 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Pascoe Vale South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $365 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,500.

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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