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Dandenong Foothills Policy Area

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population (ERP)
Dandenong Foothills Policy Area
Year (ending June 30)NumberChange in numberChange in percent
201130,097----
201230,168+70+0.23
201330,115-52-0.17
201430,258+142+0.47
201530,413+155+0.51

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id , the population experts.

Estimated Resident Population,
Dandenong Foothills Policy Area
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Dandenong Foothills Policy Area 30,413 30,258 30,115 30,168 30,097
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Dandenong Foothills Policy Area City of Knox Greater Melbourne Victoria
Median Age 39 38 36 37
Median weekly household income $1,310 $1,397 $1,331 $1,214
Couples with children 35% 40% 34% 32%
Older couples without children 8% 9% 8% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 11% 13% 28% 23%
Households with a mortgage 45% 44% 35% 34%
Median weekly rent $273 $308 $308 $280
Households renting 17% 17% 27% 26%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 10% 20% 24% 20%
University attendance 3% 4% 5% 5%
Bachelor or Higher degree 14% 18% 24% 21%
Vocational 23% 19% 15% 16%
Unemployment 3.6% 4.6% 5.5% 5.4%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 1041 1049 1020 1010
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