2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Victoria State Electoral Divisions

Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan)

Code SED24703 (SED) Search for a Community Profile
People 115,150
Male 48.4%
Female 51.6%
Median age 27
Families 20,189
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all families 0.2
All private dwellings 62,137
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,244
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $430
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.7

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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education cultural & language diversity employment

People — demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Male 55,777 48.4 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 59,374 51.6 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 409 0.4 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 115,150 people in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions). Of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

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Age Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Median age 27 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 3,799 3.3 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 2,324 2.0 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,802 1.6 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 9,601 8.3 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 26,519 23.0 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 21,915 19.0 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 14,532 12.6 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 7,954 6.9 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 5,171 4.5 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 4,308 3.7 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 3,850 3.3 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 3,392 2.9 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 2,998 2.6 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 2,596 2.3 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 1,747 1.5 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 1,081 0.9 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 765 0.7 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 807 0.7 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions) was 27 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 6.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Married 25,816 24.1 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 1,736 1.6 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 5,190 4.8 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,684 1.6 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 72,796 67.9 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions) aged 15 years and over, 24.1% were married and 6.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Registered marriage 19,387 22.1 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 12,223 14.0 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 55,944 63.9 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 22.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Preschool 689 1.2 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,893 3.3 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 373 0.7 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 334 0.6 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 1,320 2.3 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 295 0.5 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 573 1.0 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3,756 6.6 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 31,477 55.7 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 2,937 5.2 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 12,873 22.8 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 49.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 4.6% were in primary school, 3.9% in secondary school and 62.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 48,169 44.9 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 7,423 6.9 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 1,248 1.2 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 2,961 2.8 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 25,212 23.5 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 2,408 2.2 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,766 1.6 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 29 0.0 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 2,252 2.1 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 579 0.5 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 13,286 12.4 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 23.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 3.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.9% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

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People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of total reported ancestry responses in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), and therefore the total responses count will not equal the persons count.

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Country of birth Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 39,450 34.3 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 69,920 60.7 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 4,774 4.1 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 3,772 3.3 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 23,929 20.8 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 20.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 60.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Worked full-time 33,330 54.8 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 17,812 29.3 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 2,692 4.4 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 7,030 11.6 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 60,864 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions). Of these 54.8% were employed full time, 29.3% were employed part-time and 11.6% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 6,543 12.2 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 6,712 12.5 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 4,554 8.5 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 8,606 16.0 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 24,721 45.9 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Personal 577 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,984 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,244 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions) was $577.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 62,334 58.1 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 11,625 10.8 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 6,139 5.7 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 21,228 19.8 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 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, 10.8% provided care for children and 5.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 31,043 29.0 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 22,882 21.3 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 5,360 5.0 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 3,052 2.8 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 21.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 5.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 2.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 11,357 56.2 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 4,963 24.6 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 2,151 10.7 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 1,721 8.5 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 24.6% were couple families with children, 56.2% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 84.4 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

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Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 4,788 29.3 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 898 5.5 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,701 16.5 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 2,683 16.4 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 1,049 6.4 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 2,269 13.9 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 792 4.9 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 1,143 7.0 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), of couple families with children, 29.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 16.5% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure household composition mortgage & rent number of motor vehicles internet connection

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 47,751 86.5 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 7,480 13.5 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 86.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.5% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Separate house 1,723 3.6 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8,861 18.6 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 36,605 76.7 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 184 0.4 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 3.6% were separate houses, 18.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 76.7% were flat or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 1,739 3.6 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 12,959 27.1 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 22,104 46.3 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 7,536 15.8 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 2,040 4.3 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,381 2.9 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 1.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), of occupied private dwellings 27.1% had 1 bedroom, 46.3% had 2 bedrooms and 15.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 1.9. The average household size was 2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Owned outright 6,782 14.2 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 7,482 15.7 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 31,610 66.2 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 396 0.8 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,485 3.1 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 14.2% were owned outright, 15.7% were owned with a mortgage and 66.2% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 20,056 42.0 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 17,046 35.7 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 10,655 22.3 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), of all households, 42.0% were family households, 35.7% were single person households and 22.3% were group households.

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Household income Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 32.9 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 16.9 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 32.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 16.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 430 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 63.6 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 36.4 -- 10.4 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.3 -- 7.5 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
None 23,479 49.2 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 16,258 34.0 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 5,084 10.6 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 1,046 2.2 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,890 4.0 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 34.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 10.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 2.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 3,878 8.1 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 42,370 88.7 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,508 3.2 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 88.7% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples
People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Male 224 54.2 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 189 45.8 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 28 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), 54.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 45.8% were female. The median age was 28 years.

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Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,516 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,516.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) % Victoria % Australia %
Median weekly rent 412 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,594 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Melbourne (Northern Metropolitan) (State Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $412 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,594.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 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 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census