Boroondara (C)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA21110
People 167,231
Male 47.9%
Female 52.1%
Median age 38
Families 42,882
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 69,287
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $2,083
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $406
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

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People

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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
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 80,145 47.9 2,908,077 49.1 11,546,638 49.3
Female 87,085 52.1 3,018,549 50.9 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 317 0.2 47,788 0.8 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 167,231 people in Boroondara (C). Of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

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Age Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 7,742 4.6 371,220 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 10,048 6.0 368,631 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 11,016 6.6 341,063 5.8 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 11,910 7.1 356,340 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 13,346 8.0 413,792 7.0 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 12,239 7.3 441,266 7.4 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 10,306 6.2 447,927 7.6 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 9,779 5.8 404,026 6.8 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 10,960 6.6 401,887 6.8 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 12,324 7.4 402,043 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 11,777 7.0 378,371 6.4 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 10,233 6.1 357,616 6.0 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 8,753 5.2 319,840 5.4 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 7,922 4.7 291,397 4.9 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 6,027 3.6 218,203 3.7 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 4,506 2.7 165,115 2.8 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 3,525 2.1 119,895 2.0 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 4,829 2.9 127,993 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Boroondara (C) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.0% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 69,972 50.5 2,344,107 48.4 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 2,441 1.8 146,493 3.0 608,059 3.2
Divorced 7,730 5.6 382,544 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 6,620 4.8 251,674 5.2 985,204 5.2
Never married 51,668 37.3 1,720,887 35.5 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Boroondara (C) aged 15 years and over, 50.5% were married and 7.3% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 61,766 49.7 2,060,766 47.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 9,656 7.8 422,258 9.8 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 52,817 42.5 1,830,228 42.4 7,024,973 41.9

In Boroondara (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 2,772 4.8 94,970 5.2 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 8,679 15.1 313,881 17.2 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 2,655 4.6 102,778 5.6 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 2,627 4.6 52,041 2.8 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 4,331 7.5 201,166 11.0 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 2,747 4.8 88,999 4.9 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 6,091 10.6 73,973 4.0 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,008 3.5 103,685 5.7 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 15,761 27.4 325,051 17.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 1,326 2.3 59,498 3.3 198,383 2.8
Not stated 8,485 14.8 413,199 22.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Boroondara (C) 34.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.3% were in primary school, 22.9% in secondary school and 30.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 64,982 46.9 1,177,540 24.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 12,170 8.8 447,023 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 2,045 1.5 138,313 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 5,740 4.1 555,583 11.5 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 22,837 16.5 772,461 15.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 5,541 4.0 298,342 6.2 941,531 4.9
Year 10 5,349 3.9 376,237 7.8 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 14 0.0 3,233 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 11 0.0 542 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 6,407 4.6 430,152 8.9 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 630 0.5 48,920 1.0 145,844 0.8
Not stated 9,683 7.0 482,823 10.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Boroondara (C), 16.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 5.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.8% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 49,494 21.8 1,769,214 22.6 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 41,216 18.2 1,653,291 21.1 7,298,243 23.3
Chinese 25,051 11.1 370,644 4.7 1,213,903 3.9
Irish 21,150 9.3 597,249 7.6 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 16,619 7.3 492,281 6.3 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Boroondara (C) were English 21.8%, Australian 18.2%, Chinese 11.1%, Irish 9.3% and Scottish 7.3%.

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 Boroondara (C) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 107,415 64.2 3,845,493 64.9 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 11,063 6.6 160,652 2.7 509,555 2.2
England 4,965 3.0 171,443 2.9 907,570 3.9
India 4,050 2.4 169,802 2.9 455,389 1.9
Malaysia 3,333 2.0 50,049 0.8 138,364 0.6
New Zealand 2,647 1.6 93,253 1.6 518,466 2.2

In Boroondara (C), 64.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.6%, England 3.0%, India 2.4%, Malaysia 2.0% and New Zealand 1.6%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 67,629 40.4 2,283,741 38.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 11,290 6.8 365,528 6.2 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 9,041 5.4 259,832 4.4 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 70,688 42.3 2,611,265 44.1 11,070,538 47.3

In Boroondara (C), 42.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 79,962 47.8 2,886,502 48.7 12,231,150 52.3
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 15,293 9.1 214,931 3.6 704,658 3.0
England 7,145 4.3 276,101 4.7 1,403,096 6.0
India 5,355 3.2 225,885 3.8 616,939 2.6
Italy 4,918 2.9 184,608 3.1 470,138 2.0

In Boroondara (C), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 47.8%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9.1%, England 4.3%, India 3.2% and Italy 2.9%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 82,343 49.3 2,996,642 50.6 12,643,365 54.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 15,174 9.1 212,966 3.6 699,074 3.0
England 6,280 3.8 254,812 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
India 5,270 3.2 222,339 3.8 605,777 2.6
Malaysia 4,474 2.7 59,580 1.0 167,467 0.7

In Boroondara (C), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 49.3%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9.1%, England 3.8%, India 3.2% and Malaysia 2.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 61,335 36.7 1,876,738 31.7 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 36,275 21.7 1,377,134 23.2 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 16,236 9.7 530,710 9.0 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 14,606 8.7 555,956 9.4 2,238,735 9.6
Eastern Orthodox 7,298 4.4 204,587 3.5 502,801 2.1

The most common responses for religion in Boroondara (C) were No Religion, so described 36.7%, Catholic 21.7%, Anglican 9.7%, Not stated 8.7% and Eastern Orthodox 4.4%. In Boroondara (C), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (50.3%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Mandarin 13,700 8.2 191,793 3.2 596,711 2.5
Cantonese 4,945 3.0 78,079 1.3 280,943 1.2
Greek 4,760 2.8 110,707 1.9 237,588 1.0
Italian 2,777 1.7 112,272 1.9 271,597 1.2
Vietnamese 2,054 1.2 103,430 1.7 277,400 1.2
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English only spoken at home 113,886 68.1 4,026,811 67.9 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 19,576 31.1 624,141 27.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Boroondara (C) 68.1% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 8.2%, Cantonese 3.0%, Greek 2.8%, Italian 1.7% and Vietnamese 1.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 49,766 57.1 1,670,556 57.0 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 28,984 33.3 920,875 31.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 3,507 4.0 144,696 4.9 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 4,837 5.6 193,465 6.6 787,452 6.9

There were 87,094 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boroondara (C). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 33.3% were employed part-time and 5.6% 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
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 11,663 14.2 329,396 12.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 8,914 10.8 286,191 10.5 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 8,406 10.2 305,282 11.2 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 10,831 13.2 511,004 18.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 38,937 47.3 1,159,551 42.4 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Boroondara (C), 14.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Professionals 32,381 39.4 636,220 23.3 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 15,439 18.8 369,921 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 10,399 12.6 363,216 13.3 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 7,498 9.1 265,142 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 6,688 8.1 289,348 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 4,814 5.9 358,749 13.1 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 2,727 3.3 247,428 9.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 999 1.2 159,193 5.8 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Boroondara (C) included Professionals 39.4%, Managers 18.8%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.6%, Sales Workers 9.1%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.1%, Technicians and Trades Workers 5.9%, Labourers 3.3% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.2%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3,913 4.8 110,827 4.1 411,808 3.9
Computer System Design and Related Services 2,564 3.1 50,234 1.8 162,884 1.5
Cafes and Restaurants 2,519 3.1 69,149 2.5 253,385 2.4
Higher Education 2,415 2.9 44,970 1.6 155,985 1.5
Accounting Services 2,102 2.6 35,217 1.3 127,263 1.2

Of the employed people in Boroondara (C), the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.8%, Computer System Design and Related Services 3.1%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.1%, Higher Education 2.9% and Accounting Services 2.6%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal 869 -- 644 -- 662 --
Family 2,652 -- 1,715 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,083 -- 1,419 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boroondara (C) was $869.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 42,800 52.0 1,691,496 61.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 8,409 10.2 157,750 5.8 488,012 4.6
Worked at home 5,325 6.5 126,918 4.6 503,582 4.7
Tram 3,732 4.5 51,140 1.9 58,736 0.5
Walked only 2,942 3.6 87,794 3.2 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 17,667 21.5 345,108 12.6 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 47,223 57.4 1,868,937 68.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Boroondara (C), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 52.0%, Train 10.2%, Worked at home 6.5%, Tram 4.5% and Walked only 3.6%. On the day, 21.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 57.4% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 103,655 74.9 3,315,451 68.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 38,297 27.7 1,329,164 27.4 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 16,806 12.1 560,866 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 35,999 26.0 931,546 19.2 3,620,726 19.0

In Boroondara (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.7% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.0% 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
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 38,772 28.0 1,130,813 23.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 38,006 27.5 1,232,398 25.4 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 16,293 11.8 535,249 11.0 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 10,588 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 Boroondara (C), 27.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% 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 Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 14,723 34.3 559,717 36.5 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 22,119 51.6 709,965 46.3 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 5,083 11.9 234,596 15.3 959,543 15.8
Other family 949 2.2 27,800 1.8 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Boroondara (C), 51.6% were couple families with children, 34.3% were couple families without children and 11.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.6 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.4 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Boroondara (C), 16.6% of single parents were male and 83.4% 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
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 8,387 22.8 265,107 20.9 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 1,579 4.3 52,749 4.2 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 8,819 23.9 291,419 23.0 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 5,737 15.6 198,294 15.6 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 2,329 6.3 77,946 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 5,916 16.1 247,456 19.5 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 1,589 4.3 67,309 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 2,485 6.7 69,393 5.5 311,381 6.2

In Boroondara (C), of couple families with children, 22.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.3% had both employed part-time and 23.9% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

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Dwellings

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 59,849 90.2 2,112,699 88.3 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 6,488 9.8 278,629 11.7 1,039,874 11.2

In Boroondara (C), 90.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.8% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 33,568 56.1 1,546,945 73.2 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 12,269 20.5 300,918 14.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 13,621 22.8 246,040 11.6 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 187 0.3 11,093 0.5 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Boroondara (C), 56.1% were separate houses, 20.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 22.8% were flats or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 307 0.5 8,279 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 4,166 7.0 107,356 5.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 15,816 26.4 407,620 19.3 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 19,112 31.9 930,257 44.0 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 19,338 32.3 608,502 28.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,104 1.8 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 Boroondara (C), of occupied private dwellings 7.0% had 1 bedroom, 26.4% had 2 bedrooms and 31.9% 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
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 22,604 37.8 682,685 32.3 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 17,305 28.9 746,502 35.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 18,192 30.4 607,354 28.7 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 455 0.8 17,178 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,288 2.2 58,983 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Boroondara (C), 37.8% were owned outright, 28.9% were owned with a mortgage and 30.4% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 42,244 70.6 1,495,290 70.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 14,473 24.2 521,828 24.7 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3,134 5.2 95,588 4.5 354,917 4.3

In Boroondara (C), of all households, 70.6% were family households, 24.2% were single person households and 5.2% were group households.

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Household income Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 15.4 -- 20.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 33.8 -- 15.5 -- 16.4

In Boroondara (C), 15.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 33.8% 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 Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent 406 -- 325 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 89.6 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) 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 Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 4,687 7.8 166,061 7.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 21,980 36.7 722,675 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 22,792 38.1 776,286 36.7 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 8,974 15.0 374,426 17.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,416 2.4 73,257 3.5 285,197 3.4

In Boroondara (C), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 4,503 7.5 287,506 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 54,151 90.5 1,768,050 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,201 2.0 57,157 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Boroondara (C), 90.5% 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.
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 164 52.2 23,622 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 150 47.8 24,159 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 26 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Boroondara (C), 52.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 47.8% were female. The median age was 26 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
Boroondara (C) % Boroondara (C) 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 1,933 -- 1,200 -- 1,203 --

In Boroondara (C), 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 $1,933.

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

In Boroondara (C), 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.