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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Wonga Park

Code SSC21490 (SSC)
People 3,833
Male 1,945
Female 1,888
Median age 40
Families 1,082
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,244
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $2,219
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Total 3,833 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,945 50.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,888 49.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,833 people in Wonga Park (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 171 4.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 249 6.5 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 352 9.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 394 10.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 268 7.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 140 3.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 114 3.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 213 5.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 318 8.3 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 404 10.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 366 9.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 266 6.9 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 237 6.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 156 4.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 80 2.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 44 1.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 40 1.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 0.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wonga Park (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,919 62.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 53 1.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 127 4.2 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 56 1.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 903 29.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wonga Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.8% were married and 5.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wonga Park (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,811 62.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 127 4.4 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 953 33.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wonga Park (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 71 5.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 268 20.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 36 2.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 80 6.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 111 8.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 58 4.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 234 17.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 87 6.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 182 14.0 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 35 2.7 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 142 10.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,304 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs) 34.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.5% were in primary school, 30.9% in secondary school and 20.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,228 84.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 750 20.2 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 324 8.7 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 211 5.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,425 65.4 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 65.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,266 56.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 772 34.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 119 5.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 69 3.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,226 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,226 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wonga Park (State Suburbs). Of these 56.9% were employed full time, 34.7% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 325 15.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 234 10.8 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 219 10.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 245 11.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,021 47.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 15.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wonga Park (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 726 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,314 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,219 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wonga Park (State Suburbs) was $726.

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

Unpaid work Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,331 76.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,033 33.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 371 12.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 685 22.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.8% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 787 25.7 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 791 25.8 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 409 13.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 343 11.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 25.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 328 30.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 664 61.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 87 8.0 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 61.4% were couple families with children, 30.3% were couple families without children and 8.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs) 25.9% of single parents were male and 74.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,265 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,825 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,825 and those without children was $2,265.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 191 19.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 3.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 341 34.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 147 14.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 55 5.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 106 10.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 63 6.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 52 5.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 34.5% 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 Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,160 94.2 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 72 5.8 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,156 99.7 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 0.3 250,493 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 Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 99.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 0.8 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 37 3.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 379 32.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 730 63.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.3 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 3.2% had 2 bedrooms and 32.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 459 39.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 606 52.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 76 6.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.3 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 1.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 39.7% were owned outright, 52.4% were owned with a mortgage and 6.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,044 90.0 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 106 9.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 0.9 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 90.0% were family households, 9.1% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 27.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 9.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 27.4% 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 Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.2 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.8 -- 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 Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 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 Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
None 4 0.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 143 12.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 519 44.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 483 41.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 0.9 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Wonga Park (State Suburbs), 12.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.7% 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 Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 58.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 5 41.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wonga Park (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 58.3%) were male and 5 (or 41.7%) 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 Wonga Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 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 Wonga Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Wonga Park % 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 Wonga Park (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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