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Mullum Mullum Ward

Household type

In Mullum Mullum Ward, 49% of households were made up of couples with children in 2011, compared with 41% in City of Manningham.

Mullum Mullum Ward's household and family structure is one of the most important demographic indicators. It reveals the area's residential role and function, era of settlement and provides key insights into the level of demand for services and facilities as most are related to age and household types.

To continue building the story, Mullum Mullum Ward's Household Summary should be viewed in conjunction with Households with Children, Households without Children, Household Size, Age Structure and Dwelling Type.

Derived from the Census question:

‘What is the person’s relationship (to each other person in the household)?’

Households

Household type
Mullum Mullum Ward20112006Change
Households by typeNumber%City of Manningham %Number%City of Manningham %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idCouples with children5,94548.541.06,05450.442.2-109
map this data in atlas.idCouples without children3,09425.227.02,87624.026.5+218
map this data in atlas.idOne parent families1,0558.69.49708.19.1+85
Other families
1150.91.2940.81.2+21
map this data in atlas.idGroup household1591.32.01851.51.7-26
map this data in atlas.idLone person1,62313.217.21,46012.216.5+163
Other not classifiable household
1851.51.73012.52.2-116
Visitor only households
800.70.6680.60.5+12

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Household type, 2011
Household type, 2011 Lone person, City of Manningham: 17.2% Group household, City of Manningham: 2.0% Other families, City of Manningham: 1.2% One parent families, City of Manningham: 9.4% Couples without children, City of Manningham: 27.0% Couples with children, City of Manningham: 41.0% Lone person, Mullum Mullum Ward: 13.2% Group household, Mullum Mullum Ward: 1.3% Other families, Mullum Mullum Ward: 0.9% One parent families, Mullum Mullum Ward: 8.6% Couples without children, Mullum Mullum Ward: 25.2% Couples with children, Mullum Mullum Ward: 48.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011
Change in household type, 2006 to 2011 Lone person, Mullum Mullum Ward: +163 Group household, Mullum Mullum Ward: -26 Other families, Mullum Mullum Ward: +21 One parent families, Mullum Mullum Ward: +85 Couples without children, Mullum Mullum Ward: +218 Couples with children, Mullum Mullum Ward: -109
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the household/family types in Mullum Mullum Ward in 2011 compared to City of Manningham shows that there was a higher proportion of couple families with child(ren) as well as a lower proportion of one-parent families. Overall, 48.5% of total families were couple families with child(ren), and 8.6% were one-parent families, compared with 41.0% and 9.4% respectively for City of Manningham.

There were a lower proportion of lone person households and a lower proportion of couples without children. Overall, the proportion of lone person households was 13.2% compared to 17.2% in City of Manningham while the proportion of couples without children was 25.2% compared to 27.0% in City of Manningham.

Emerging groups

The number of households in Mullum Mullum Ward increased by 248 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in family/household types in Mullum Mullum Ward between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Couples without children (+218 households)
  • Lone person (+163 households)
  • Couples with children (-109 households)
  • One parent families (+85 households)