Bendigo

Latest release
2021 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code 20201
People 103,034
Male 48.0%
Female 52.0%
Median age 39
Families 27,171
Average number of children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 0.7
All private dwellings 44,922
Average number of people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,435
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,408
Median weekly rent (b) $295
Average number of motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.
(b) For 2021, median weekly rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free.

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People and population

People
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 49,462 48.0 3,200,963 49.2 12,545,154 49.3
Female 53,577 52.0 3,302,528 50.8 12,877,635 50.7

More information on Sex (SEXP), Place of usual residence (PURP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Indigenous status
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander 2,416 2.3 65,646 1.0 812,728 3.2
Non-Indigenous 95,777 93.0 6,148,188 94.5 23,375,949 91.9
Indigenous status not stated 4,842 4.7 289,665 4.5 1,234,112 4.9

More information on Indigenous status (INGP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Age
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median age 39 N/A 38 N/A 38 N/A
0-4 years 6,186 6.0 375,900 5.8 1,463,817 5.8
5-9 years 6,661 6.5 402,168 6.2 1,586,138 6.2
10-14 years 6,545 6.4 391,388 6.0 1,588,051 6.2
15-19 years 5,980 5.8 363,201 5.6 1,457,812 5.7
20-24 years 6,489 6.3 410,337 6.3 1,579,539 6.2
25-29 years 7,077 6.9 475,532 7.3 1,771,676 7.0
30-34 years 6,903 6.7 499,959 7.7 1,853,085 7.3
35-39 years 6,611 6.4 489,927 7.5 1,838,822 7.2
40-44 years 5,965 5.8 428,808 6.6 1,648,843 6.5
45-49 years 6,112 5.9 416,524 6.4 1,635,963 6.4
50-54 years 6,020 5.8 410,360 6.3 1,610,944 6.3
55-59 years 6,037 5.9 383,916 5.9 1,541,911 6.1
60-64 years 6,176 6.0 362,634 5.6 1,468,097 5.8
65-69 years 5,745 5.6 320,562 4.9 1,298,460 5.1
70-74 years 5,353 5.2 285,000 4.4 1,160,768 4.6
75-79 years 3,661 3.6 203,205 3.1 821,920 3.2
80-84 years 2,700 2.6 141,601 2.2 554,598 2.2
85 years and over 2,812 2.7 142,475 2.2 542,342 2.1

More information on Age (AGEP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Married 35,935 43.0 2,496,618 46.8 9,665,708 46.5
Separated 3,158 3.8 163,443 3.1 674,590 3.2
Divorced 8,219 9.8 436,174 8.2 1,831,952 8.8
Widowed 4,949 5.9 262,392 4.9 1,029,142 5.0
Never married 31,383 37.5 1,975,412 37.0 7,583,393 36.5

Note: In December 2017, amendments to the Marriage Act 1961 came into effect enabling marriage equality for all couples. For 2021, registered marriages include all couples.

More information on Registered marital status (MSTP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over, usually resident and present in the household on Census night
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Registered marriage (a) 32,765 43.3 2,278,240 46.7 8,747,137 46.6
De facto marriage (b) 9,510 12.6 544,965 11.2 2,168,347 11.5
Not married 33,356 44.1 2,054,900 42.1 7,863,322 41.9

(a) In December 2017, amendments to the Marriage Act 1961 came into effect enabling marriage equality for all couples. For 2021, registered marriages include all couples.
(b) De facto marriage is when two people live together as partners who are not in a registered marriage. It includes people who report de facto, partner, common law husband/wife/spouse, lover, girlfriend or boyfriend.

More information on Social marital status (MDCP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Education

Type of educational institution attending
People attending an educational institution
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Preschool 2,249 7.5 139,502 7.1 484,185 6.3
Primary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Primary - Government 5,387 18.0 354,535 18.0 1,421,300 18.5
Primary - Catholic 2,469 8.3 106,832 5.4 396,758 5.2
Primary - other non-Government 700 2.3 58,184 3.0 254,043 3.3
Primary total (a) 8,559 28.7 520,258 26.5 2,075,224 27.0
Secondary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Secondary - Government 4,001 13.4 230,448 11.7 934,138 12.2
Secondary - Catholic 1,742 5.8 96,560 4.9 371,022 4.8
Secondary - other non-Government 876 2.9 84,706 4.3 322,314 4.2
Secondary total (b) 6,626 22.2 412,219 21.0 1,629,624 21.2
Tertiary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Tertiary - Vocational education (including TAFE and private training providers) 2,545 8.5 155,358 7.9 601,901 7.8
Tertiary - University or other higher education 3,432 11.5 325,961 16.6 1,185,450 15.4
Tertiary total (c) 5,988 20.1 482,005 24.5 1,789,994 23.3
Other 830 2.8 70,054 3.6 242,821 3.2
Not stated 5,607 18.8 340,941 17.4 1,456,618 19.0

(a) Includes Primary - not further defined.
(b) Includes Secondary - not further defined.
(c) Includes Tertiary - not further defined.

More information on Type of educational institution attending (TYPP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Cultural diversity

Ancestry, top responses
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
English 43,971 42.7 1,900,089 29.2 8,385,928 33.0
Australian 41,629 40.4 1,770,726 27.2 7,596,753 29.9
Irish 14,145 13.7 611,788 9.4 2,410,833 9.5
Scottish 12,118 11.8 534,459 8.2 2,176,777 8.6
German 4,498 4.4 212,907 3.3 1,026,138 4.0

Note 1: 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 sum of all ancestry responses for an area will not equal the total number of people in the area.

Note 2: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of the number of people in the area (including those who did not state an ancestry). In 2016 QuickStats percentages were based on total number of responses and will not be comparable to this table.

More information on Ancestry multi response (ANCP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth, top responses
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 87,405 84.8 4,228,667 65.0 17,019,815 66.9
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 1,625 1.6 174,552 2.7 927,490 3.6
India 1,202 1.2 258,193 4.0 673,352 2.6
Myanmar 769 0.7 14,216 0.2 39,171 0.2
Thailand 749 0.7 21,059 0.3 83,779 0.3
New Zealand 722 0.7 99,344 1.5 530,492 2.1

More information on Country of birth of person (BPLP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of parents
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 13,068 12.7 2,684,522 41.3 9,321,603 36.7
Father only born overseas 5,058 4.9 410,848 6.3 1,670,476 6.6
Mother only born overseas 3,305 3.2 298,977 4.6 1,257,942 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 75,634 73.4 2,757,268 42.4 11,663,577 45.9
Not stated 5,969 5.8 351,877 5.4 1,509,188 5.9

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for mother/father if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of parents (BPPP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of father, top stated responses
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 79,204 76.9 3,065,587 47.1 12,959,282 51.0
England 3,709 3.6 318,462 4.9 1,626,778 6.4
India 1,699 1.6 354,761 5.5 935,066 3.7
Myanmar 1,638 1.6 23,850 0.4 63,793 0.3
New Zealand 1,130 1.1 116,749 1.8 673,661 2.6

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for father if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of father (BPMP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of mother, top stated responses
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Australia 81,019 78.6 3,179,788 48.9 13,383,605 52.6
England 3,162 3.1 288,747 4.4 1,488,479 5.9
India 1,655 1.6 349,077 5.4 917,541 3.6
Myanmar 1,619 1.6 23,869 0.4 64,042 0.3
New Zealand 998 1.0 114,018 1.8 650,743 2.6

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for mother if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of mother (BPFP)
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Religious affiliation, top responses
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 48,288 46.9 2,523,448 38.8 9,767,448 38.4
Catholic 19,614 19.0 1,335,784 20.5 5,075,907 20.0
Anglican 9,865 9.6 425,007 6.5 2,496,273 9.8
Not stated 6,358 6.2 412,883 6.3 1,751,052 6.9
Uniting Church 4,983 4.8 156,166 2.4 673,260 2.6

Note: 'No Religion, so described' does not include those who reported Secular and Other Spiritual Beliefs such as Atheism, Agnosticism and Own Spiritual Beliefs.

In Bendigo, Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation was the largest broad group religious group reported overall (50.4%) (excludes Not stated). The broad group level is the highest and most general level of the Australian Standard Classification of Religious Groups, 2016.

Note: 'Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation', comprises entities which are identifiable and useful groupings which, while not satisfying the criteria of a religion, are necessary to enable the capture of the full range of responses to questions on religious affiliation.

More information on Religious affiliation (RELP)
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Language used at home, top responses (other than English)
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Karen 1,565 1.5 6,946 0.1 13,181 0.1
Mandarin 559 0.5 221,798 3.4 685,274 2.7
Malayalam 492 0.5 25,342 0.4 78,738 0.3
Punjabi 448 0.4 104,949 1.6 239,033 0.9
Tagalog 225 0.2 29,044 0.4 131,195 0.5
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only used at home 90,175 87.5 4,369,804 67.2 18,303,662 72.0
Households where a non-English language is used 3,035 7.6 722,004 30.2 2,295,688 24.8

More information on Language used at home (LANP)
Languages used at home data is based on place of usual residence
Households where a non-English language is used, is based on place of enumeration

Income and work

Median weekly incomes (a)
People aged 15 years and over
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Personal (b) $744 N/A $803 N/A $805 N/A
Family (c) $1,857 N/A $2,136 N/A $2,120 N/A
Household (d) $1,435 N/A $1,759 N/A $1,746 N/A

(a) Incomes are collected in ranges. The medians are then calculated using information from the Survey of Income and Housing.
(b) Excludes people aged 15 years and over who did not state their income.
(c) Excludes families where at least one family member aged 15 years and over did not state their income.
(d) Excludes households where at least one household member aged 15 years and over did not state their income.

More information on Total personal income (INCP), Total family income (FINF), Total household income (HIND)
Personal income data is based on place of usual residence
Family and household income data is based on place of enumeration

Unpaid work and care

Unpaid work and care
People aged 15 years and over
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (week before Census Night) 58,422 69.8 3,583,114 67.2 14,077,657 67.7
Provided unpaid care for child/children (during two weeks before Census Night) 23,239 27.8 1,402,952 26.3 5,471,756 26.3
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability, health condition or due to old age (during two weeks before Census Night) 12,077 14.4 689,210 12.9 2,476,681 11.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 12,410 14.8 712,003 13.3 2,933,646 14.1

More information on Unpaid domestic work (DOMP), Unpaid child care (CHCAREP), Unpaid assistance to a person with a disability, health condition, or due to old age (UNCAREP), Voluntary work for an organisation or group (VOLWP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours 16,664 19.9 1,064,059 19.9 4,117,135 19.8
5 to 14 hours 23,534 28.1 1,445,125 27.1 5,663,904 27.3
15 to 29 hours 10,617 12.7 629,720 11.8 2,511,024 12.1
30 hours or more 7,600 9.1 444,213 8.3 1,785,591 8.6

Note: Measures the time spent during the week before the Census doing domestic work without pay for themselves and their household.

More information on Unpaid domestic work: number of hours (DOMP)
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Health

Type of long-term health condition
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Arthritis 11,911 11.6 518,633 8.0 2,150,396 8.5
Asthma 11,043 10.7 543,047 8.4 2,068,020 8.1
Cancer (including remission) 3,594 3.5 179,326 2.8 732,152 2.9
Dementia (including Alzheimer's) 850 0.8 45,946 0.7 189,162 0.7
Diabetes (excluding gestational diabetes) 5,151 5.0 303,371 4.7 1,198,721 4.7
Heart disease (including heart attack or angina) 4,835 4.7 243,130 3.7 999,096 3.9
Kidney disease 1,158 1.1 57,437 0.9 231,777 0.9
Lung condition (including COPD or emphysema) 2,153 2.1 97,270 1.5 441,109 1.7
Mental health condition (including depression or anxiety) 13,438 13.0 571,150 8.8 2,231,543 8.8
Stroke 1,202 1.2 59,844 0.9 234,609 0.9
Any other long-term health condition(s) 9,659 9.4 519,110 8.0 2,041,929 8.0
No long-term health condition(s) 54,417 52.8 3,969,506 61.0 15,292,718 60.2
Not stated 8,448 8.2 492,709 7.6 2,066,251 8.1

Note 1: Respondents had the option of reporting multiple long-term health conditions. Therefore, the sum of all long-term health condition responses for an area will not equal the total number of people in the area.

Note 2: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of the number of people in the area (including those who did not answer the long-term health conditions question).

More information on Type of long-term health condition (LTHP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Count of selected long-term health conditions
All people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None of the selected conditions 58,663 56.9 4,228,219 65.0 16,302,537 64.1
One condition 23,231 22.5 1,224,496 18.8 4,791,516 18.8
Two conditions 8,208 8.0 371,819 5.7 1,490,344 5.9
Three or more conditions 4,491 4.4 186,237 2.9 772,142 3.0
Not stated 8,448 8.2 492,709 7.6 2,066,251 8.1

Note: Selected long-term health conditions include arthritis, asthma, cancer (including remission), dementia (including Alzheimer's), diabetes (excluding gestational diabetes), heart disease (including heart attack or angina), kidney disease, lung condition (including COPD or emphysema), mental health condition (including depression or anxiety) and stroke. Other long-term health conditions are not included in this count.

More information on Count of selected long-term health conditions (CLTHP)
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Australian Defence Force service

Australian Defence Force Service
People aged 15 years and over
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Currently serving 107 0.1 10,839 0.2 84,865 0.4
Previously served (and not currently serving) 2,534 3.0 94,393 1.8 496,276 2.4
Has never served 76,261 91.2 4,936,372 92.5 18,954,152 91.2
Not stated 4,741 5.7 292,432 5.5 1,249,493 6.0

Note: Australian Defence Force Service includes service in the Regular and/or Reserves service. Includes Royal Australian Navy, Australian Army, Royal Australian Air Force, Second Australian Imperial Force, National Service and NORFORCE. Excludes service for non-Australian defence forces.

More information on Australian Defence Force service (ADFP)
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Families

Family composition
People aged 15 years and over
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 10,779 39.7 645,543 37.6 2,608,834 38.8
Couple family with children 10,670 39.3 782,321 45.5 2,944,140 43.7
One parent family 5,278 19.4 262,040 15.2 1,068,268 15.9
Other family 453 1.7 28,875 1.7 108,941 1.6

More information on Family composition (FMCF)
Table based on place of enumeration

Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male N/A 17.5 N/A 19.1 N/A 19.6
Female N/A 82.4 N/A 80.9 N/A 80.4

More information on Sex of lone parent (SLPP)
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Dwellings

Dwelling count
Private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 40,027 93.0 2,390,232 88.9 9,275,217 89.9
Unoccupied private dwellings 3,028 7.0 298,029 11.1 1,043,776 10.1

More information on Dwelling type (DWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Separate house 36,178 90.4 1,755,423 73.4 6,710,582 72.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3,252 8.1 332,251 13.9 1,168,860 12.6
Flat or apartment 429 1.1 289,120 12.1 1,319,095 14.2
Other dwelling 84 0.2 10,455 0.4 54,711 0.6

More information on Dwelling structure (STRD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None (includes studio apartments or bedsitters) 61 0.2 7,798 0.3 44,864 0.5
1 bedroom 949 2.4 122,594 5.1 488,681 5.3
2 bedrooms 6,415 16.0 456,624 19.1 1,768,530 19.1
3 bedrooms 19,294 48.2 992,656 41.5 3,617,803 39.0
4 or more bedrooms 12,794 32.0 778,065 32.6 3,224,351 34.8
Number of bedrooms not stated 503 1.3 32,490 1.4 130,989 1.4
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 N/A 3.1 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per household 2.4 N/A 2.5 N/A 2.5 N/A

More information on Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD), Number of persons usually resident in dwelling (NPRD)
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Number of registered motor vehicles
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
None 2,201 5.5 179,348 7.5 673,969 7.3
1 motor vehicle 14,438 36.1 856,243 35.8 3,353,737 36.2
2 motor vehicles 15,071 37.7 880,945 36.9 3,366,738 36.3
3 or more vehicles 7,793 19.5 440,086 18.4 1,745,924 18.8
Number of motor vehicles not stated 514 1.3 33,611 1.4 134,848 1.5

Note: Motor vehicles excludes motorbikes, motor scooters and heavy motor vehicles.

More information on Number of registered motor vehicles (VEHD)
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Housing

Household composition
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Family households 26,704 66.7 1,676,129 70.1 6,542,648 70.5
Single (or lone) person households 11,908 29.7 619,542 25.9 2,370,742 25.6
Group households 1,417 3.5 94,559 4.0 361,822 3.9

More information on Household composition (HHCD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Tenure type
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Owned outright 13,352 33.4 768,730 32.2 2,872,331 31.0
Owned with a mortgage (a) 13,746 34.3 862,658 36.1 3,242,449 35.0
Rented (b) 11,914 29.8 681,419 28.5 2,842,378 30.6
Other tenure type (c) 474 1.2 41,752 1.7 181,518 2.0
Tenure type not stated 530 1.3 35,676 1.5 136,538 1.5

(a) Includes dwellings purchased under a shared equity scheme.
(b) Excludes dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.
(c) Comprises dwellings occupied rent free, occupied under a life tenure scheme and other tenure type.

More information on Tenure type (TEND)
Table based on place of enumeration

Household income
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Less than $650 total household weekly income (a) N/A 19.1 N/A 16.4 N/A 16.5
More than $3,000 total household weekly income (a) N/A 15.8 N/A 24.2 N/A 24.3

(a) Percentages (%) exclude dwellings with 'Partial income stated' or 'All incomes not stated.'

More information on Total household income (weekly) (HIND)
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Rent weekly payments
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) being rented
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median rent (a) 295 N/A 370 N/A 375 N/A
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Renter households where rent payments are less than or equal to 30% of household income (b) 7,260 60.9 413,492 60.7 1,667,080 58.7
Renter households with rent payments greater than 30% of household income (b) 3,668 30.8 210,437 30.9 915,317 32.2
Unable to determine (c) 993 8.3 57,493 8.4 259,992 9.1

(a) Median rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.
(b) This is not comparable with historical QuickStats, as applicable households included in this calculation have changed. For details on how Household income is derived please refer to RAID.
(c) Unable to determine includes those households in which income and/or housing costs were not, or were only partially stated, by persons in the household.

More information on Rent payments (weekly) (RNTD), Rent affordability indicator (RAID)
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Mortgage monthly repayments
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) owned with a mortgage or purchased under a shared equity scheme
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,408 N/A 1,859 N/A 1,863 N/A
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Owner with mortgage households where mortgage repayments are less than or equal to 30% of household income (a) 11,043 80.3 637,758 73.9 2,398,902 74.0
Owner with mortgage households with mortgage repayments greater than 30% of household income (a) 1,351 9.8 133,287 15.5 468,817 14.5
Unable to determine (b) 1,355 9.9 91,606 10.6 374,734 11.6

(a) This is not comparable with historical QuickStats, as applicable households included in this calculation have changed. For details on how Household income is derived please refer to MAID.
(b) Unable to determine includes those households in which income and/or housing costs were not, or were only partially stated, by persons in the household.

More information on Mortgage repayments (monthly) (MRED), Mortgage affordability indicator (MAID)
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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples

People characteristics
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Male 1,181 48.8 32,862 50.1 403,709 49.7
Female 1,239 51.2 32,782 49.9 409,025 50.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Median age 22 N/A 24 N/A 24 N/A

More information on Sex (SEXP), Indigenous status (INGP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 N/A 3 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per bedroom 0.9 N/A 0.9 N/A 1 N/A
Median weekly household income (a) 1,384 N/A 1,565 N/A 1,507 N/A

(a) Excludes households where at least one person aged 15 years and over in the household did not state their income.

More information on Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD), Household composition (HHCD), Total household income (HIND), Indigenous household indicator (INGDWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Bendigo % Bendigo Victoria % Victoria Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent (a) 290 N/A 330 N/A 300 N/A
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,343 N/A 1,600 N/A 1,721 N/A

(a) Median rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.

More information on Rent weekly payments (RNTD), Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED), Indigenous household indicator (INGDWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

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