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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

St Kilda (Vic.)

Code SSC21255 (SSC)
People 17,795
Male 9,260
Female 8,535
Median age 33
Families 3,520
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 11,241
Average people per household 1.7
Median weekly household income $1,461
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,121
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 17,795 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 9,260 52.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,535 48.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 75 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 17,795 people in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 592 3.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 336 1.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 283 1.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 379 2.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,704 9.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3,492 19.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,803 15.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,851 10.4 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,347 7.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,161 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,024 5.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 786 4.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 693 3.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 471 2.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 310 1.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 209 1.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 214 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 143 0.8 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 6.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.6% of the population.

Registered marital status St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,355 20.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 438 2.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,483 8.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 364 2.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 10,943 66.0 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 20.2% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 40 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,818 20.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 3,024 22.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 7,774 57.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 20.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 22.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 40 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 109 2.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 267 5.8 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 45 1.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 97 2.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 86 1.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 65 1.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 137 3.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 398 8.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,234 26.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 214 4.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,966 42.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,618 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 26.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 8.9% were in primary school, 6.2% in secondary school and 35.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 9,958 56.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 7,029 44.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,369 8.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 833 5.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,493 41.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 41.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 44.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 8,390 70.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,469 20.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 461 3.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 595 5.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 11,915 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 11,915 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 70.4% were employed full time, 20.7% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 733 6.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 765 6.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 970 8.6 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,928 17.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 6,462 57.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 6.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 57.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 32 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 32 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 939 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,201 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,461 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $939.

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

Unpaid work St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 11,596 69.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,112 12.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,110 6.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,679 16.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 12.7% provided care for children and 6.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 5,892 35.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 4,312 26.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 897 5.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 496 3.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 5.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,258 64.1 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 757 21.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 371 10.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 135 3.8 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 21.5% were couple families with children, 64.1% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 19.8% of single parents were male and 80.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,430 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,109 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,109 and those without children was $2,430.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,235 41.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 142 4.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 573 19.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 419 13.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 100 3.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 183 6.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 156 5.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 207 6.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 41.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 19.0% 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 St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 8,702 86.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,403 13.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 86.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 908 10.4 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 942 10.8 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6,779 77.9 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 74 0.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 10.4% were separate houses, 10.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 77.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 329 3.8 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3,047 35.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3,876 44.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 994 11.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 288 3.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 168 1.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 1.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 35.0% had 1 bedroom, 44.5% had 2 bedrooms and 11.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 1.8. The average household size was 1.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,119 12.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,913 22.0 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 5,441 62.5 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 38 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 189 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 12.9% were owned outright, 22.0% were owned with a mortgage and 62.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 3,495 40.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 4,103 47.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 1,103 12.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 40.2% were family households, 47.2% were single person households and 12.7% were group households.

Household income St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.4 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 18.4% 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 St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.2 -- 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 St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,121 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 2,291 26.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 4,387 50.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,522 17.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 253 2.9 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 251 2.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 50.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 17.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 2.9% 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 St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 75 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 45.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 41 54.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 75 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 45.3%) were male and 41 (or 54.7%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent St Kilda (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 320 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 520 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In St Kilda (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $320 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $520.

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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