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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Tuerong

Code SSC21373 (SSC)
People 341
Male 185
Female 156
Median age 42
Families 92
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 131
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,529
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $210
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Total 341 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 185 54.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 156 45.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.9 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 341 people in Tuerong (State Suburbs) of these 54.3% were male and 45.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 5.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19 5.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 32 9.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 7.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 20 5.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 3.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 12 3.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20 5.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 17 5.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 31 9.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 43 12.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 21 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 9.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 4.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 3.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tuerong (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 166 59.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 20 7.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 7 2.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 80 28.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tuerong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.5% were married and 9.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tuerong (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 146 58.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 7.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 83 33.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tuerong (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 4 4.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 18 19.1 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 11 11.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 10.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 9.6 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 7.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 6.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 7.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 19 20.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 94 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tuerong (State Suburbs) 27.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.9% were in primary school, 27.7% in secondary school and 13.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 270 78.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 72 21.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 22 6.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 30 9.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 205 62.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), 62.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 94 48.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 77 39.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 8.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 3.6 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 194 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 194 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tuerong (State Suburbs). Of these 48.5% were employed full time, 39.7% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 11.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 15.3 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 29 15.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 9.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 74 38.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tuerong (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tuerong (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 652 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,562 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,529 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tuerong (State Suburbs) was $652.

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

Unpaid work Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 214 77.3 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 90 32.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 24 8.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 75 27.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.4% provided care for children and 8.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 57 20.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 80 29.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 34 12.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 41 14.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tuerong (State Suburbs), 29.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 38.7 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 47 50.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 10.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tuerong (State Suburbs), 50.5% were couple families with children, 38.7% were couple families without children and 10.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Tuerong (State Suburbs) 30.0% of single parents were male and 70.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,416 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,416 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,416 and those without children was $1,416.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 12 14.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 17.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 28.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 6.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 6.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 16.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 6 7.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 3.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.8% had both partners employed full-time, 17.3% had both employed part-time and 28.4% 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 Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 111 88.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 15 11.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), 88.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 106 94.6 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 2.7 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.7 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tuerong (State Suburbs), 94.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.7% were flats, units or apartments and 2.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 4.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 8 7.3 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 50 45.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 47 42.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 7.3% had 2 bedrooms and 45.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 42 37.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 45 40.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 21.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tuerong (State Suburbs), 37.8% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 21.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 92 83.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 18 16.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.6% were family households, 16.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.9 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), 12.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.8% 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 Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 210 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.8 -- 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 Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 2.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 14 12.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 44 39.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 47 42.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.6 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), 12.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 42.0% 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 Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tuerong (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tuerong % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tuerong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Tuerong % 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 Tuerong (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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