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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Urban Centres and Localities

Shepparton - Mooroopna

Code UCL212004 (UCL)
People 42,741
Male 20,786
Female 21,955
Median age 36
Families 10,894
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 18,027
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $957
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $190
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 Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Total 42,741 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 20,786 48.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 21,955 51.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,725 4.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 42,741 people in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.0% of the population.

Age Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,203 7.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,866 6.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 3,171 7.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 3,054 7.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,707 6.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,792 6.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,597 6.1 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,795 6.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,930 6.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 2,763 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 2,680 6.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 2,462 5.8 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,199 5.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,766 4.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,463 3.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 1,269 3.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 1,016 2.4 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 1,008 2.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 16,077 48.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 1,326 4.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,849 8.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 2,238 6.7 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 11,005 32.9 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 48.0% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 14,240 48.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,657 9.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 12,765 43.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 697 5.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 2,510 19.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 928 7.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 163 1.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,983 15.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 770 6.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 290 2.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,045 8.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 674 5.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 318 2.5 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 3,436 26.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 12,814 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.1% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 13.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 33,677 78.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 8,631 21.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 2,076 5.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,232 3.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 27,492 69.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 69.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 11,147 57.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 5,828 30.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,203 6.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 1,179 6.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 19,357 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 19,357 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 30.1% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 2,087 11.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,705 9.4 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 2,039 11.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 3,413 18.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 7,728 42.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 508 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,185 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 957 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) was $508.

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

Unpaid work Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 21,980 65.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 9,420 28.1 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 3,817 11.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 5,921 17.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 6,673 19.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 8,048 24.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 3,902 11.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 3,356 10.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,035 37.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 4,565 41.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 2,152 19.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 143 1.3 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.9% were couple families with children, 37.0% were couple families without children and 19.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,742 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,869 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,869 and those without children was $1,742.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,744 20.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 324 3.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,043 23.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,135 13.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 435 5.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,898 22.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 543 6.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 476 5.5 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 20.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 23.8% 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 Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 15,622 90.7 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,610 9.3 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 13,125 84.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 666 4.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,663 10.6 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 157 1.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.0% were separate houses, 4.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.6% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 68 0.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 549 3.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 2,818 18.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 8,348 53.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,462 22.2 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 378 2.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 18.0% had 2 bedrooms and 53.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4,678 29.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 5,211 33.4 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 5,061 32.4 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 171 1.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 502 3.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.9% were owned outright, 33.4% were owned with a mortgage and 32.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 10,703 68.5 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 4,388 28.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 531 3.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 68.5% were family households, 28.1% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.7% 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 Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.9 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.1 -- 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 Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
None 1,368 8.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 5,605 35.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 5,691 36.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,320 14.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 640 4.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.8% 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 Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,725 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 820 47.5 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 905 52.5 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 1,725 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 820 (or 47.5%) were male and 905 (or 52.5%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 726 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $726.

Mortgage and rent Shepparton - Mooroopna % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,148 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Shepparton - Mooroopna (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,148.

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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