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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Ripponlea

Code SSC21149 (SSC)
People 1,478
Male 744
Female 734
Median age 34
Families 340
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 760
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,330
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $310
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Total 1,478 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 744 50.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 734 49.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,478 people in Ripponlea (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 108 7.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 82 5.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 53 3.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 40 2.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 105 7.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 207 14.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 183 12.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 167 11.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 126 8.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 97 6.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 74 5.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 71 4.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 46 3.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 41 2.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 33 2.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 1.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 0.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 15 1.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ripponlea (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 383 31.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 33 2.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 94 7.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 33 2.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 694 56.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ripponlea (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 31.0% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ripponlea (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 364 32.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 183 16.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 591 51.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 32.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ripponlea (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 25 6.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 50 12.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 2.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 33 8.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 8 2.0 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 1.8 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 33 8.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 32 8.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 102 26.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 5.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 69 17.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 391 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs) 26.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.5% were in primary school, 12.3% in secondary school and 34.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 960 65.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 594 42.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 152 10.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 99 7.0 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 570 40.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 40.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 593 62.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 270 28.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 44 4.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 37 3.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 944 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 944 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ripponlea (State Suburbs). Of these 62.8% were employed full time, 28.6% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 74 8.2 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 90 9.9 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 106 11.7 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 135 14.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 456 50.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ripponlea (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 817 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,750 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,330 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ripponlea (State Suburbs) was $817.

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

Unpaid work Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 961 77.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 277 22.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 127 10.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 259 20.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.4% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 404 32.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 393 31.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 99 8.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 67 5.4 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 31.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 153 45.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 129 38.1 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 40 11.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 5.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 38.1% were couple families with children, 45.1% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs) 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,309 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,550 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,550 and those without children was $2,309.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 78 27.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 23 8.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 66 23.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 40 14.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 5.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 17 6.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 23 8.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 6.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.9% had both partners employed full-time, 8.2% had both employed part-time and 23.6% 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 Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 662 89.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 82 11.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 89.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 154 23.2 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 110 16.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 392 59.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 1.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 23.2% were separate houses, 16.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 59.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.6 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 104 15.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 365 55.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 131 19.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 54 8.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 0.8 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 15.7% had 1 bedroom, 55.1% had 2 bedrooms and 19.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 125 18.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 163 24.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 361 54.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 1.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 18.8% were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 54.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 337 50.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 247 37.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 78 11.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), of all households, 50.9% were family households, 37.3% were single person households and 11.8% were group households.

Household income Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 17.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.2% 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 Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 310 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.2 -- 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 Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
None 133 20.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 312 47.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 170 25.7 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 5.1 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 1.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), 47.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 25.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.1% 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 Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ripponlea (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ripponlea % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

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

In Ripponlea (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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