City of BoroondaraCommunity profile

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City of Boroondara

Additional areas

City of Boroondara has a total population of 159,181 and 65,164 dwellings in 2011.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2011 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

City of Boroondara summary profile, 2011
NameNumber%Greater Melbourne %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population159,181100.0100.0
Australian citizens134,89384.783.0
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)103,85565.263.6
Indigenous population2250.10.5
Speaks language other than English at home37,45023.529.1
Needs assistance due to age or disability5,8383.74.5
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)8,1765.16.5
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)13,4928.58.4
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)12,9098.17.3
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)17,73211.110.1
Young workforce (25 to 34)20,41412.815.4
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)33,31320.922.0
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)20,93613.212.1
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)14,9879.49.0
Seniors (70 to 84)12,6017.97.4
Frail aged (85 and over)4,5622.91.8
Total Population159,181100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children21,15635.533.6
Couples without children13,53022.723.5
One parent families4,6237.810.4
Lone person households13,84923.222.3
Group households3,1485.34.5
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)59,591100.0100.0
Christian religions88,39455.555.8
Non Christian religions12,9988.211.8
No Religion44,58828.023.5
Not stated11,7457.48.1
Total persons (inc. non-classifiable)159,182100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school15,85310.09.3
Attending secondary school12,3947.86.3
Attending university or TAFE institution16,20010.27.6
Total persons (including those not attending)159,180100.0100.0
Labour Force----0.0
Total labour force84,06064.062.5
Not in the labour force41,76031.832.2
Total persons aged 15+ (inc. Not Stated)131,419100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses40,10161.771.1
Medium and high density24,59637.828.3
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)2950.50.5
Occupied private dwellings59,59391.591.2
Unoccupied Dwellings5,4228.38.6
Non private dwellings1490.20.2
Total dwellings65,164100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)59,590100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $600 (low)8,46914.619.2
$600 to $1,249 (lower middle)9,58916.623.1
$1,250 to $1,999 (upper middle)8,89215.419.1
$2,000 or more (high)24,44642.228.0
Incomes not stated6,47411.210.6
Total households57,870100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Broadband connection46,03477.370.0
Dial-up connection1,5392.62.7
Other connection1,9163.23.7
No connection6,92411.616.8
Not stated3,1775.36.8
Total households59,590100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011.
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