Buloke Shire CouncilCommunity profile

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Buloke Shire has a total population of 6,388 and 3,282 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.

Buloke Shire summary profile, 2011
NameNumber%Regional VIC %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population6,388100.0100.0
Australian citizens6,01294.190.9
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)4,64372.769.3
Indigenous population370.61.5
Speaks language other than English at home1502.35.3
Needs assistance due to age or disability4326.85.7
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)3345.26.3
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)5759.08.8
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)5448.58.4
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)3505.58.1
Young workforce (25 to 34)4416.910.5
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)1,13717.819.8
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)97215.214.0
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)88313.811.9
Seniors (70 to 84)91714.410.0
Frail aged (85 and over)2323.62.3
Total Population6,388100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children66424.726.9
Couples without children82730.827.8
One parent families1686.310.5
Lone person households87532.626.8
Group households652.42.9
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)2,688100.0100.0
Christian religions4,77974.862.7
Non Christian religions530.82.0
No Religion1,11617.525.4
Not stated4176.59.0
Total persons (inc. non-classifiable)6,388100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school63810.09.7
Attending secondary school4537.16.9
Attending university or TAFE institution1292.04.6
Total persons (including those not attending)6,388100.0100.0
Labour Force----0.0
Total labour force2,83654.358.2
Not in the labour force2,17041.536.8
Total persons aged 15+ (inc. Not Stated)5,223100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses3,08494.587.8
Medium and high density1314.010.7
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)441.31.5
Occupied private dwellings2,68881.983.3
Unoccupied Dwellings57617.616.3
Non private dwellings180.50.4
Total dwellings3,282100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)2,688100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $600 (low)94935.827.2
$600 to $1,249 (lower middle)75728.528.4
$1,250 to $1,999 (upper middle)40115.117.7
$2,000 or more (high)2358.915.9
Incomes not stated31011.710.7
Total households2,652100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Broadband connection1,43253.360.9
Dial-up connection813.03.6
Other connection652.43.9
No connection97336.225.3
Not stated1375.16.4
Total households2,688100.0100.0

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