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City of Boroondara

Additional areas

Cotham Ward has a total population of 15,776 and 6,277 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.

Cotham Ward summary profile, 2011
NameNumber%City of Boroondara %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population15,776100.0100.0
Males7,39546.948.1
Females8,38153.151.9
Australian citizens13,43985.284.7
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)10,43866.265.2
Indigenous population90.10.1
Australian-born10,49866.567.7
Speaks language other than English at home4,03025.523.5
Overseas-born4,60029.228.2
Needs assistance due to age or disability6434.13.7
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)6664.25.1
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)1,3378.58.5
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)1,4349.18.1
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)1,81411.511.1
Young workforce (25 to 34)1,4159.012.8
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)3,06919.520.9
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)2,23414.213.2
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)1,71610.99.4
Seniors (70 to 84)1,5529.87.9
Frail aged (85 and over)5323.42.9
Total Population15,776100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children2,13237.235.5
Couples without children1,28322.422.7
One parent families5479.57.8
Lone person households1,23021.423.2
Group households2143.75.3
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)5,737100.0100.0
Religion----0.0
Christian religions9,14758.055.5
Non Christian religions1,2417.98.2
No Religion4,08625.928.0
Not stated1,1897.57.4
Total persons (inc. non-classifiable)15,780100.0100.0
Education----0.0
Attending pre-school or primary school1,4649.310.0
Attending secondary school1,4519.27.8
Attending university or TAFE institution1,5269.710.2
Total persons (including those not attending)15,778100.0100.0
Labour Force----0.0
Employed7,46696.295.5
Unemployed2943.84.5
Total labour force7,76058.964.0
Not in the labour force4,79636.431.8
Total persons aged 15+ (inc. Not Stated)13,177100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses4,18866.761.7
Medium and high density2,05932.837.8
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)270.40.5
Occupied private dwellings5,74591.591.5
Unoccupied Dwellings5238.38.3
Non private dwellings90.10.2
Total dwellings6,277100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Owned2,65846.238.9
Purchasing1,50526.228.2
Renting1,23621.527.5
Total households (inc. not stated and other)5,748100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $600 (low)76813.914.6
$600 to $1,249 (lower middle)86415.616.6
$1,250 to $1,999 (upper middle)89416.115.4
$2,000 or more (high)2,29741.442.2
Incomes not stated72213.011.2
Total households5,545100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Broadband connection4,41076.677.3
Dial-up connection1682.92.6
Other connection1552.73.2
No connection68912.011.6
Not stated3325.85.3
Total households5,755100.0100.0

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