Hotham

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code CED220
People 151,282
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 38
Families 40,463
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 58,659
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,435
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $356
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 74,463 49.2 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 76,814 50.8 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 392 0.3 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 151,282 people in Hotham. Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

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Age Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 9,348 6.2 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 9,291 6.1 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 8,316 5.5 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 8,662 5.7 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 10,492 6.9 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 10,646 7.0 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 11,271 7.5 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 10,688 7.1 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 10,755 7.1 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 10,727 7.1 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 9,518 6.3 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 8,890 5.9 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 7,740 5.1 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 7,009 4.6 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 5,475 3.6 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 4,543 3.0 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 3,748 2.5 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 4,156 2.7 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Hotham was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 63,680 51.2 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 3,272 2.6 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 9,455 7.6 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 7,330 5.9 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 40,586 32.6 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Hotham aged 15 years and over, 51.2% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 56,850 49.6 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 7,831 6.8 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 49,849 43.5 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Hotham, of people aged 15 years and over, 49.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 2,564 5.6 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 7,810 17.1 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3,179 7.0 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 887 1.9 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 5,363 11.8 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 2,633 5.8 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 1,248 2.7 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,907 6.4 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 9,082 19.9 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 1,771 3.9 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 8,113 17.8 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Hotham 30.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.1% were in primary school, 20.3% in secondary school and 26.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 31,579 25.4 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 11,709 9.4 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 2,822 2.3 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 11,196 9.0 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 23,517 18.9 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 6,626 5.3 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 8,273 6.7 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 62 0.0 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 19 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 12,588 10.1 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3,096 2.5 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 9,935 8.0 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Hotham, 18.9% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 11.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.4% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 31,027 16.1 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 28,233 14.7 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Chinese 17,648 9.2 370,644 4.7 1,213,903 3.9
Greek 11,653 6.0 170,451 2.2 397,431 1.3
Irish 11,119 5.8 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6

The most common ancestries in Hotham were English 16.1%, Australian 14.7%, Chinese 9.2%, Greek 6.0% and Irish 5.8%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Hotham (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 78,533 51.9 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
Vietnam 8,261 5.5 80,787 1.4 219,355 0.9
India 8,166 5.4 169,802 2.9 455,389 1.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6,506 4.3 160,652 2.7 509,555 2.2
Cambodia 4,269 2.8 13,587 0.2 33,149 0.1
Greece 4,247 2.8 47,240 0.8 93,743 0.4

In Hotham, 51.9% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were Vietnam 5.5%, India 5.4%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.3%, Cambodia 2.8% and Greece 2.8%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 87,986 58.2 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 8,112 5.4 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 6,102 4.0 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 41,168 27.2 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Hotham, 27.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 58.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 47,499 31.4 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
Vietnam 11,600 7.7 119,353 2.0 320,208 1.4
India 10,370 6.9 225,885 3.8 616,939 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9,410 6.2 214,931 3.6 704,658 3.0
Greece 8,133 5.4 107,736 1.8 226,920 1.0

In Hotham, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 31.4%, Vietnam 7.7%, India 6.9%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.2% and Greece 5.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 49,568 32.8 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
Vietnam 12,007 7.9 124,556 2.1 335,060 1.4
India 10,385 6.9 222,339 3.8 605,777 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9,073 6.0 212,966 3.6 699,074 3.0
Greece 7,769 5.1 100,642 1.7 206,674 0.9

In Hotham, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 32.8%, Vietnam 7.9%, India 6.9%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.0% and Greece 5.1%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 39,699 26.2 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 34,211 22.6 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Buddhism 13,876 9.2 181,938 3.1 563,674 2.4
Not stated 12,507 8.3 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Eastern Orthodox 12,425 8.2 204,587 3.5 502,801 2.1

The most common responses for religion in Hotham were No Religion, so described 26.2%, Catholic 22.6%, Buddhism 9.2%, Not stated 8.3% and Eastern Orthodox 8.2%. In Hotham, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (49.6%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Vietnamese 10,034 6.6 103,430 1.7 277,400 1.2
Greek 9,574 6.3 110,707 1.9 237,588 1.0
Mandarin 7,338 4.9 191,793 3.2 596,711 2.5
Khmer 4,679 3.1 14,720 0.2 35,428 0.2
Cantonese 3,998 2.6 78,079 1.3 280,943 1.2
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English only spoken at home 76,205 50.4 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 25,619 46.9 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Hotham 50.4% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Vietnamese 6.6%, Greek 6.3%, Mandarin 4.9%, Khmer 3.1% and Cantonese 2.6%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 42,434 57.1 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 23,505 31.6 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 3,220 4.3 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 5,168 7.0 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 74,327 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hotham. Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 31.6% were employed part-time and 7.0% 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
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 8,393 12.1 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 7,617 11.0 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 7,491 10.8 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 14,530 21.0 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 27,903 40.4 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Hotham, 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Professionals 15,880 23.0 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 9,609 13.9 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 8,930 12.9 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Managers 8,408 12.2 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Sales Workers 7,217 10.4 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 6,938 10.0 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 6,718 9.7 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Machinery Operators and Drivers 4,252 6.1 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Hotham included Professionals 23.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 12.9%, Managers 12.2%, Sales Workers 10.4%, Labourers 10.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.7% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 6.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 2,405 3.5 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Cafes and Restaurants 1,866 2.7 69,149 2.5 253,385 2.4
Computer System Design and Related Services 1,716 2.5 50,234 1.8 162,884 1.5
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 1,606 2.3 65,341 2.4 254,275 2.4
Banking 1,427 2.1 43,852 1.6 144,232 1.3

Of the employed people in Hotham, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.5%, Cafes and Restaurants 2.7%, Computer System Design and Related Services 2.5%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.3% and Banking 2.1%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 588 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 1,672 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,435 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hotham was $588.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 43,542 63.0 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 5,911 8.5 157,750 5.8 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 3,086 4.5 110,502 4.0 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 2,526 3.7 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Walked only 1,267 1.8 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 10,796 15.6 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 49,068 71.0 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Hotham, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 63.0%, Train 8.5%, Car, as passenger 4.5%, Worked at home 3.7% and Walked only 1.8%. On the day, 15.6% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 71.0% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 81,818 65.8 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 33,590 27.0 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 14,006 11.3 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 18,996 15.3 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Hotham, of people aged 15 years and over, 65.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.0% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.3% 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
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 29,012 23.3 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 30,505 24.5 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 12,790 10.3 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 9,509 7.6 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hotham, 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 12,866 31.8 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 20,162 49.8 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 6,546 16.2 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 896 2.2 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Hotham, 49.8% were couple families with children, 31.8% were couple families without children and 16.2% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 17.7 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.3 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Hotham, 17.7% of single parents were male and 82.3% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 6,992 21.2 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 1,302 3.9 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 7,071 21.4 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 5,200 15.7 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 2,070 6.3 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 7,210 21.8 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 1,488 4.5 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 1,690 5.1 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Hotham, of couple families with children, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 21.4% 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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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 52,280 92.7 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 4,092 7.3 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Hotham, 92.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 37,335 71.4 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9,540 18.2 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 5,066 9.7 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 168 0.3 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Hotham, 71.4% were separate houses, 18.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.7% were flats or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 103 0.2 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 1,750 3.3 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 10,499 20.1 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 25,681 49.1 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 12,988 24.8 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,275 2.4 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hotham, of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 20.1% had 2 bedrooms and 49.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 18,911 36.2 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 17,534 33.5 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 13,974 26.7 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 384 0.7 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,482 2.8 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Hotham, 36.2% were owned outright, 33.5% were owned with a mortgage and 26.7% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 38,989 74.6 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 11,276 21.6 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 2,021 3.9 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Hotham, of all households, 74.6% were family households, 21.6% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

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Household income Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 20.3 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.9 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Hotham, 20.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 15.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 356 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.1 -- 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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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 3,672 7.0 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 18,483 35.4 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 19,876 38.0 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 8,493 16.2 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,758 3.4 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Hotham, 35.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 7,296 14.0 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 43,533 83.3 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,462 2.8 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Hotham, 83.3% 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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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 182 46.0 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 214 54.0 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 28 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Hotham, 46.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 54.0% were female. The median age was 28 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,333 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Hotham, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Hotham % Hotham Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 350 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,975 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Hotham, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,975.

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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.