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City of Knox Community Profile

What is profile.id?

profile.id is a comprehensive socio-demographic profile of the City of Knox and its suburbs / localities. The Community Profile presents results from the 2011, 2006, 2001, 1996 and 1991 Census of Population and Housing.

The Community Profile enables analysis of population characteristics for different geographic areas and includes historical data to show how they have changed over time.

The City of Knox Community Profile has been developed as a website linked to your Council website for ease of access by staff and the community, it can also be accessed directly at:

profile.id.com.au/knox

What does it look like?

Information is presented in a variety of formats. These include charts with comparative data and rates of change, tables with options for benchmarking and written analysis on trends and key points of interest.

Information is accessed from a menu with options for viewing the information for different geographic areas. You can also export reports and query the associated data sets.

City of Knox

What information is included?

City of Knox Community Profile is structured around four main questions. Within each of these, more detailed information is presented.

Population

  • Population
  • Service age groups
  • Five year age groups
  • Single year of age

Ethnicity

  • Ancestry
  • Birthplace
  • Overseas arrivals
  • Proficency in English
  • Language spoken at home
  • Religion

Education

  • Qualifications
  • Highest level of schooling
  • Education institution attending

Employment

  • Employment status
  • Industries
  • Occupations
  • Method of travel to work

Unpaid work

  • Volunteering
  • Domestic work
  • Care
  • Childcare

Income

  • Individual income
  • Individual income quartiles
  • Household income
  • Household income quartiles
  • Equivalised household income

Households

  • Households summary
  • Households with children
  • Households without children
  • Household size

Dwellings

  • Dwelling type
  • Number of bedrooms
  • Internet connection
  • Number of cars

Disability

  • Need for assistance

Housing tenure

  • Tenure overview
  • Housing loan repayments
  • Housing loan quartiles
  • Housing rental payments
  • Housing rental quartiles

Migration profile

  • Migration summary
  • Migration by location
  • Migration by age

Journey to work

  • Workers' place of residence
  • Residents' place of work

SEIFA

  • SEIFA - disadvantage

For which geographic areas?

The City of Knox Community Profile provides comprehensive data for the following geographic areas:

Suburbs
  • Bayswater
  • Boronia
  • Ferntree Gully
  • Knoxfield
  • Lysterfield
  • Rowville (Central)
  • Rowville (North)
  • Rowville (South)
  • Scoresby
  • The Basin
  • Upper Ferntree Gully
  • Wantirna
  • Overlay areas
  • Rowville
  • Dandenong Foothills Policy Area
  • Benchmarks
  • Greater Melbourne
  • Eastern Metropolitan Region
  • Victoria
  • Australia
  • City of Knox

  • How can I access City of Knox Community Profile?

    The City of Knox Community Profile can be accessed via the City of Knox website or at:

    profile.id.com.au/knox