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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Taylors Lakes

Code SSC21320 (SSC)
People 16,095
Male 8,070
Female 8,025
Median age 37
Families 4,446
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 5,193
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,661
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Total 16,095 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 8,070 50.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,025 49.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 16,095 people in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 754 4.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,043 6.5 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,249 7.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,530 9.5 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,442 9.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 806 5.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 709 4.4 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 974 6.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,398 8.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,537 9.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,473 9.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,119 7.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 791 4.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 474 2.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 298 1.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 223 1.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 181 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 94 0.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,516 57.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 299 2.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 593 4.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 421 3.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,221 32.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.6% were married and 6.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 7,242 57.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 401 3.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,905 39.1 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 256 4.8 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 599 11.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 471 8.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 333 6.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 674 12.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 440 8.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 396 7.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 329 6.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 845 15.8 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 100 1.9 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 901 16.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 5,344 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) 33.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.2% were in primary school, 28.3% in secondary school and 22.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 10,508 65.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 8,921 58.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,194 7.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 705 4.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,574 29.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 29.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 58.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,276 58.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,708 30.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 547 6.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 421 4.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 8,952 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 8,952 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,095 12.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 831 9.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 781 9.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,559 18.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,716 43.6 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 565 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,760 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,661 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) was $565.

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

Unpaid work Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,669 66.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,427 26.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,572 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,419 10.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.3% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,156 24.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,982 22.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,365 10.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,166 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 Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.5% 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 Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,066 24.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,816 63.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 525 11.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 40 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 63.3% were couple families with children, 24.0% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs) 20.1% of single parents were male and 79.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,053 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,356 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,356 and those without children was $2,053.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 891 23.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 115 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 985 25.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 701 18.1 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 204 5.3 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 539 13.9 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 263 6.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 181 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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 Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,852 95.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 224 4.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 95.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,649 95.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 174 3.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 30 0.6 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 95.8% were separate houses, 3.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 0.4 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 178 3.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,064 42.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,520 51.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 63 1.3 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 3.7% had 2 bedrooms and 42.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,152 44.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,071 42.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 442 9.1 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 58 1.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 132 2.7 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 44.3% were owned outright, 42.7% were owned with a mortgage and 9.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 4,292 88.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 523 10.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 39 0.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.4% were family households, 10.8% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

Household income Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 15.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.0% 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 Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.7 -- 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 Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
None 129 2.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 898 18.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,039 42.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,639 33.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 148 3.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), 18.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.8% 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 Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 30.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 14 70.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 30.0%) were male and 14 (or 70.0%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Taylors Lakes % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,291 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,291.

Mortgage and rent Taylors Lakes % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 347 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Taylors Lakes (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $347 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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