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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Truganina

Code SSC21372 (SSC)
People 9,138
Male 4,948
Female 4,190
Median age 28
Families 2,187
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,967
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,451
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $300
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 Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Total 9,138 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,948 54.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,190 45.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 92 1.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,138 people in Truganina (State Suburbs) of these 54.1% were male and 45.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,114 12.2 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 719 7.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 517 5.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 428 4.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 766 8.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,384 15.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,297 14.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 894 9.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 655 7.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 481 5.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 318 3.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 232 2.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 142 1.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 97 1.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 50 0.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 24 0.3 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 0.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 28 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Truganina (State Suburbs) was 28 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 2.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,277 48.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 228 3.4 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 379 5.6 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 92 1.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,813 41.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Truganina (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.3% were married and 8.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 35 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 40 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 46 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 63 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Truganina (State Suburbs) was 35 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,853 50.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 694 12.3 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,099 37.2 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Truganina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 35 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Truganina (State Suburbs) was 35 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 194 5.7 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 477 14.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 119 3.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 173 5.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 230 6.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 107 3.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 106 3.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 166 4.9 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 285 8.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 120 3.6 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,401 41.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,378 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Truganina (State Suburbs) 36.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.8% were in primary school, 13.1% in secondary school and 13.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 4,582 50.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,298 68.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 434 5.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 281 3.6 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,752 22.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Truganina (State Suburbs), 22.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 68.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Truganina % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,859 66.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 855 19.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 242 5.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 334 7.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,290 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,290 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Truganina (State Suburbs). Of these 66.6% were employed full time, 19.9% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 263 6.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 279 7.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 311 7.9 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,000 25.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,858 47.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Truganina (State Suburbs), 6.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Truganina (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 705 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,472 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,451 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Truganina (State Suburbs) was $705.

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

Unpaid work Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,945 58.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,128 31.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 535 7.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 599 8.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Truganina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 7.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 8.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,318 19.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,497 22.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 562 8.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 566 8.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Truganina (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 668 30.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,132 51.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 339 15.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 47 2.2 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Truganina (State Suburbs), 51.8% were couple families with children, 30.6% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Truganina (State Suburbs) 12.9% of single parents were male and 87.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,031 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,043 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Truganina (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,043 and those without children was $2,031.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 519 28.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 44 2.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 302 16.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 481 26.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 86 4.8 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 153 8.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 130 7.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 87 4.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Truganina (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.4% had both employed part-time and 16.8% 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 Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,594 91.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 251 8.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Truganina (State Suburbs), 91.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,281 88.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 120 4.6 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 192 7.4 250,493 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 Truganina (State Suburbs), 88.0% were separate houses, 4.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.2 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 54 2.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,203 46.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,277 49.3 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 50 1.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Truganina (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 2.1% had 2 bedrooms and 46.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 139 5.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,491 57.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 890 34.3 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.4 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 62 2.4 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Truganina (State Suburbs), 5.4% were owned outright, 57.5% were owned with a mortgage and 34.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,091 80.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 379 14.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 123 4.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Truganina (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.6% were family households, 14.6% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

Household income Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Truganina (State Suburbs), 12.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.7% 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 Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.9 -- 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 Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 75.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 24.1 -- 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 Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
None 88 3.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 929 35.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,173 45.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 329 12.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 72 2.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Truganina (State Suburbs), 35.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.7% 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 Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 92 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 75 81.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 17 18.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Truganina (State Suburbs), there were 92 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 75 (or 81.5%) were male and 17 (or 18.5%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,937 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Truganina (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,937.

Mortgage and rent Truganina % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,384 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Truganina (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,384.

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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