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Rural Balance

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Estimated Resident Population (ERP)
Rural Balance
Year (ending June 30)NumberChange in numberChange in percent
20114,700----
20124,815+115+2.44
20134,929+114+2.37
20145,130+201+4.07
20155,408+278+5.42

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,
Rural Balance
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Rural Balance 5,408 5,130 4,929 4,815 4,700
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Rural Balance City of Melton Greater Melbourne Victoria
Median Age 37 32 36 37
Median weekly household income $1,231 $1,361 $1,331 $1,214
Couples with children 37% 43% 34% 32%
Older couples without children 6% 5% 8% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 2% 10% 28% 23%
Households with a mortgage 38% 53% 35% 34%
Median weekly rent $183 $270 $308 $280
Households renting 16% 19% 27% 26%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 18% 22% 24% 20%
University attendance 2% 3% 5% 5%
Bachelor or Higher degree 6% 14% 24% 21%
Vocational 16% 20% 15% 16%
Unemployment 5.0% 6.1% 5.5% 5.4%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 995 1002 1020 1010
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