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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Strathmore (Vic.)

Code SSC21274 (SSC)
People 8,111
Male 4,033
Female 4,078
Median age 40
Families 2,161
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,981
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,796
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,050
Median weekly rent $350
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 Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 8,111 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,033 49.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,078 50.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,111 people in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 446 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 588 7.3 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 581 7.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 678 8.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 580 7.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 340 4.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 335 4.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 500 6.2 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 602 7.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 691 8.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 647 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 578 7.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 413 5.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 251 3.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 235 2.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 225 2.8 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 219 2.7 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 200 2.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,558 54.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 146 2.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 393 6.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 337 5.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,060 31.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.8% were married and 8.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,324 54.8 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 277 4.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,464 40.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 144 5.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 411 15.5 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 281 10.6 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 82 3.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 368 13.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 223 8.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 115 4.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 135 5.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 429 16.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 43 1.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 424 16.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,655 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 32.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.2% were in primary school, 26.6% in secondary school and 21.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 6,461 79.7 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,335 30.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 625 8.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 400 5.2 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,378 56.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 56.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,521 58.7 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,369 31.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 235 5.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 173 4.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,298 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,298 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.7% were employed full time, 31.9% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 566 13.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 395 9.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 406 9.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 616 14.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,901 46.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 682 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,156 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,796 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) was $682.

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

Unpaid work Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,779 73.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,917 29.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 857 13.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,173 18.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.5% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,681 25.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,599 24.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 817 12.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 682 10.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 24.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 579 26.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,258 58.2 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 290 13.4 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 1.6 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 58.2% were couple families with children, 26.8% were couple families without children and 13.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,369 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,990 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,990 and those without children was $2,369.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 421 22.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 62 3.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 494 26.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 267 14.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 69 3.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 311 16.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 124 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 91 4.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 26.9% 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 Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,715 94.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 173 6.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,382 87.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 191 7.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 127 4.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.4 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 87.7% were separate houses, 7.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 31 1.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 388 14.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,320 48.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 911 33.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 60 2.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 48.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,229 45.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 997 36.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 398 14.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 79 2.9 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 45.3% were owned outright, 36.7% were owned with a mortgage and 14.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,135 78.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 531 19.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 49 1.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.6% were family households, 19.6% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 16.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.6% 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 Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.7 -- 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 Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,050 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
None 132 4.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 737 27.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,179 43.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 583 21.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 85 3.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), 27.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.5% 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 Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 25 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 52.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 48.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 44 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), there were 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 52.0%) were male and 12 (or 48.0%) were female. The median age was 44 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Strathmore (Vic.) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Strathmore (Vic.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Strathmore (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 1,608 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Strathmore (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 $1,608.

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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