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Colac Otway Shire

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
Colac Otway Shire
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Colac Otway Shire 20,294 20,334 20,504 20,666 20,767 20,799 20,855 20,844 20,782 20,687 20,614 20,684
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Colac Otway Shire Regional VIC Victoria Australia
Median Age 42 41 37 37
Median weekly household income $886 $926 $1,214 $1,230
Couples with children 26% 27% 32% 31%
Older couples without children 11% 11% 9% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 12% 11% 23% 25%
Households with a mortgage 31% 32% 34% 33%
Median weekly rent $177 $192 $280 $289
Households renting 22% 24% 26% 29%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 3% 6% 20% 16%
University attendance 1% 2% 5% 4%
Bachelor or Higher degree 10% 13% 21% 19%
Vocational 21% 21% 16% 18%
Unemployment 3.6% 5.2% 5.4% 5.6%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 965 978 1010 1002
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