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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Yan Yean

Code SSC21522 (SSC)
People 299
Male 151
Female 148
Median age 43
Families 86
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 116
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,325
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Total 299 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 151 50.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 148 49.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 299 people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 5.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 20 6.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 24 8.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 16 5.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 5.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 15 5.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 9 3.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 17 5.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 9.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 23 7.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 24 8.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 14 4.7 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 16 5.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 28 9.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 17 5.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 3.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 2.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 120 49.6 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 17 7.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 5.4 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 86 35.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 8.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 66 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 116 53.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 12.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 74 34.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 10.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 13 15.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 3.5 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 7.1 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 7.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 12.9 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 8.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 4.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 27.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 85 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.4% were in primary school, 19.8% in secondary school and 16.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 222 74.2 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 79 28.1 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 28 10.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 6 2.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 168 59.8 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 59.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 88 56.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 52 33.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 8.9 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 157 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 157 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yan Yean (State Suburbs). Of these 56.1% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 1.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 10.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 12.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 9.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 21 13.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 66 43.1 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 654 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,578 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,325 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yan Yean (State Suburbs) was $654.

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

Unpaid work Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 173 71.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 69 28.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 33 13.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 49 20.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 46 19.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 65 26.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 31 12.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 34 14.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 26.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 32 37.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 43 50.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 12.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 50.0% were couple families with children, 37.2% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,399 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,750 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,750 and those without children was $2,399.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 6 8.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 31.9 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 16.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 9.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 15 20.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 6 8.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of couple families, 8.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 31.9% 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 101 88.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 13 11.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 88.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 96 97.0 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 3.0 250,493 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 Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 97.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 4.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 4.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 8 8.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 49 49.5 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 34 34.3 521,664 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 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 8.1% had 2 bedrooms and 49.5% 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 35 35.4 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 39.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 22 22.2 515,586 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 3 3.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 35.4% were owned outright, 39.4% were owned with a mortgage and 22.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 83 83.8 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 13 13.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 3.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.8% were family households, 13.1% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 16.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.3% 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.2 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.8 -- 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 3.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 15 15.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 37 37.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 41 41.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 4.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Yan Yean (State Suburbs), 15.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.0% 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 Yan Yean % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Yan Yean % 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 Yan Yean (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 Yan Yean % 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 Yan Yean (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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