Kooyong

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code CED224
People 145,399
Male 47.7%
Female 52.3%
Median age 38
Families 37,027
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 60,986
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $2,035
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $401
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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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
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 69,428 47.7 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 75,971 52.3 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 268 0.2 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 145,399 people in Kooyong. Of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

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Age Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 6,495 4.5 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 8,338 5.7 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 9,376 6.4 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 10,388 7.1 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 11,947 8.2 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 11,149 7.7 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 9,193 6.3 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 8,454 5.8 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 9,291 6.4 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 10,478 7.2 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 10,101 6.9 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 8,798 6.1 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 7,564 5.2 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 6,937 4.8 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 5,325 3.7 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 3,958 2.7 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 3,218 2.2 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 4,377 3.0 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Kooyong was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 60,079 49.6 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 2,172 1.8 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 6,863 5.7 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 5,887 4.9 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 46,179 38.1 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Kooyong aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 7.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 52,751 48.7 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 8,638 8.0 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 46,877 43.3 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Kooyong, of people aged 15 years and over, 48.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 2,266 4.5 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 7,178 14.4 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 2,150 4.3 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 2,316 4.6 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 3,918 7.8 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 2,181 4.4 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 5,224 10.5 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,745 3.5 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 14,125 28.3 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 1,198 2.4 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 7,666 15.3 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Kooyong 34.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.3% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 31.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 56,659 46.8 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 10,602 8.7 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 1,775 1.5 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 4,944 4.1 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 20,211 16.7 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 4,828 4.0 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 4,621 3.8 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 15 0.0 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 7 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 5,570 4.6 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 567 0.5 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 8,718 7.2 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Kooyong, 16.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 5.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.7% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 42,392 21.6 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 34,470 17.6 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Chinese 22,810 11.6 370,644 4.7 1,213,903 3.9
Irish 18,201 9.3 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 14,184 7.2 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Kooyong were English 21.6%, Australian 17.6%, Chinese 11.6%, Irish 9.3% and Scottish 7.2%.

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 Kooyong (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 91,732 63.1 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 10,064 6.9 160,652 2.7 509,555 2.2
England 4,274 2.9 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
India 3,666 2.5 169,802 2.9 455,389 1.9
Malaysia 3,039 2.1 50,049 0.8 138,364 0.6
New Zealand 2,312 1.6 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2

In Kooyong, 63.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.9%, England 2.9%, India 2.5%, Malaysia 2.1% and New Zealand 1.6%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 60,317 41.5 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 9,644 6.6 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 7,655 5.3 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 60,051 41.3 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Kooyong, 41.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 67,905 46.7 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 13,936 9.6 214,931 3.6 704,658 3.0
England 6,095 4.2 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
India 4,816 3.3 225,885 3.8 616,939 2.6
Italy 4,481 3.1 184,608 3.1 470,138 2.0

In Kooyong, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 46.7%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9.6%, England 4.2%, India 3.3% and Italy 3.1%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 70,007 48.2 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 13,825 9.5 212,966 3.6 699,074 3.0
England 5,325 3.7 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
India 4,726 3.3 222,339 3.8 605,777 2.6
Malaysia 4,026 2.8 59,580 1.0 167,467 0.7

In Kooyong, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 48.2%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9.5%, England 3.7%, India 3.3% and Malaysia 2.8%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 53,215 36.6 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 31,249 21.5 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 13,790 9.5 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 13,027 9.0 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Eastern Orthodox 6,363 4.4 204,587 3.5 502,801 2.1

The most common responses for religion in Kooyong were No Religion, so described 36.6%, Catholic 21.5%, Anglican 9.5%, Not stated 9.0% and Eastern Orthodox 4.4%. In Kooyong, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (49.9%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Mandarin 12,517 8.6 191,793 3.2 596,711 2.5
Cantonese 4,605 3.2 78,079 1.3 280,943 1.2
Greek 4,143 2.9 110,707 1.9 237,588 1.0
Italian 2,561 1.8 112,272 1.9 271,597 1.2
Vietnamese 1,862 1.3 103,430 1.7 277,400 1.2
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only spoken at home 97,119 66.8 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 17,674 32.0 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Kooyong 66.8% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 8.6%, Cantonese 3.2%, Greek 2.9%, Italian 1.8% and Vietnamese 1.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 43,269 57.2 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 25,033 33.1 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 3,063 4.0 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 4,283 5.7 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 75,648 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kooyong. Of these 57.2% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 5.7% 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
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 10,088 14.1 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 7,700 10.8 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 7,244 10.2 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 9,620 13.5 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 33,654 47.2 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Kooyong, 14.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Professionals 28,056 39.3 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 13,196 18.5 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 9,022 12.6 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 6,589 9.2 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 5,881 8.2 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 4,164 5.8 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 2,410 3.4 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 872 1.2 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Kooyong included Professionals 39.3%, Managers 18.5%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.6%, Sales Workers 9.2%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 5.8%, Labourers 3.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.2%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3,412 4.8 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Cafes and Restaurants 2,302 3.2 69,149 2.5 253,385 2.4
Computer System Design and Related Services 2,199 3.1 50,234 1.8 162,884 1.5
Higher Education 2,138 3.0 44,970 1.6 155,985 1.5
Accounting Services 1,850 2.6 35,217 1.3 127,263 1.2

Of the employed people in Kooyong, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.8%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.2%, Computer System Design and Related Services 3.1%, Higher Education 3.0% and Accounting Services 2.6%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 861 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 2,598 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,035 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kooyong was $861.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 36,874 51.7 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 6,852 9.6 157,750 5.8 488,012 4.6
Worked at home 4,592 6.4 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Tram 3,616 5.1 51,140 1.9 58,736 0.5
Walked only 2,698 3.8 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 15,552 21.8 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 40,717 57.1 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Kooyong, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 51.7%, Train 9.6%, Worked at home 6.4%, Tram 5.1% and Walked only 3.8%. On the day, 21.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 57.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 89,960 74.2 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 32,532 26.8 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 14,481 11.9 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 30,963 25.6 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Kooyong, of people aged 15 years and over, 74.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.8% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.6% 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
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 34,037 28.1 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 32,830 27.1 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 13,942 11.5 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 9,149 7.5 416,986 8.6 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kooyong, 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 12,986 35.1 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 18,683 50.5 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 4,472 12.1 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 873 2.4 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Kooyong, 50.5% were couple families with children, 35.1% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.9 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.1 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Kooyong, 16.9% of single parents were male and 83.1% 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
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 7,223 22.8 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 1,361 4.3 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 7,355 23.2 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 4,939 15.6 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 2,051 6.5 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 5,217 16.5 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 1,360 4.3 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 2,168 6.8 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Kooyong, of couple families with children, 22.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.3% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 52,470 90.0 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 5,832 10.0 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Kooyong, 90.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 28,117 53.6 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10,917 20.8 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 13,105 25.0 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 152 0.3 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Kooyong, 53.6% were separate houses, 20.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.0% were flats or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 291 0.6 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 3,965 7.6 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 14,326 27.3 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 16,343 31.2 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 16,527 31.5 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,008 1.9 50,691 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kooyong, of occupied private dwellings 7.6% had 1 bedroom, 27.3% had 2 bedrooms and 31.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 19,626 37.4 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 14,755 28.1 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 16,503 31.5 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 404 0.8 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,172 2.2 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Kooyong, 37.4% were owned outright, 28.1% were owned with a mortgage and 31.5% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 36,472 69.5 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 13,082 24.9 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 2,910 5.5 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Kooyong, of all households, 69.5% were family households, 24.9% were single person households and 5.5% were group households.

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Household income Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 15.8 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 32.6 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Kooyong, 15.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 32.6% 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 Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 401 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.3 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.7 -- 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 Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,728 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 92.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 4,317 8.2 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 19,680 37.5 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 19,476 37.1 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 7,711 14.7 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,280 2.4 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Kooyong, 37.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 3,979 7.6 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 47,391 90.3 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,099 2.1 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Kooyong, 90.3% 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.
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 141 52.4 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 128 47.6 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 25 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Kooyong, 52.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 47.6% were female. The median age was 25 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
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,850 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Kooyong, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,850.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Kooyong % Kooyong Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 400 -- 261 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,500 -- 1,517 -- 1,660 --

In Kooyong, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,500.

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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.