Mornington Peninsula ShireCommunity profile

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Mornington Peninsula Shire

Additional areas

Mornington Peninsula Shire has a total population of 144,608 and 83,623 dwellings in 2011.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2011 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Mornington Peninsula Shire summary profile, 2011
NameNumber%Greater Melbourne %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population144,608100.0100.0
Australian citizens127,64888.383.0
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)98,72068.363.6
Indigenous population9740.70.5
Speaks language other than English at home7,1605.029.1
Needs assistance due to age or disability6,9214.84.5
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)8,4515.86.5
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)12,6578.88.4
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)11,0027.67.3
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)10,7057.410.1
Young workforce (25 to 34)12,3478.515.4
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)29,13220.122.0
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)18,99113.112.1
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)19,36513.49.0
Seniors (70 to 84)17,76112.37.4
Frail aged (85 and over)4,1522.91.8
Total Population144,608100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children16,01828.333.6
Couples without children16,37129.023.5
One parent families5,91310.510.4
Lone person households14,18825.122.3
Group households1,2942.34.5
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)56,501100.0100.0
Christian religions85,04558.855.8
Non Christian religions2,4201.711.8
No Religion41,78928.923.5
Not stated13,9749.78.1
Total persons (inc. non-classifiable)144,610100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school14,2469.99.3
Attending secondary school9,1236.36.3
Attending university or TAFE institution5,9344.17.6
Total persons (including those not attending)144,609100.0100.0
Labour Force----0.0
Total labour force66,62456.462.5
Not in the labour force44,94538.132.2
Total persons aged 15+ (inc. Not Stated)118,055100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses72,43886.771.1
Medium and high density10,40212.528.3
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)6540.80.5
Occupied private dwellings56,50167.691.2
Unoccupied Dwellings27,02032.38.6
Non private dwellings1020.10.2
Total dwellings83,623100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)56,499100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $600 (low)13,09723.919.2
$600 to $1,249 (lower middle)14,67826.823.1
$1,250 to $1,999 (upper middle)9,79117.919.1
$2,000 or more (high)11,18120.428.0
Incomes not stated6,05911.110.6
Total households54,806100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Broadband connection37,39966.270.0
Dial-up connection2,0343.62.7
Other connection1,9383.43.7
No connection11,45720.316.8
Not stated3,6716.56.8
Total households56,499100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011.
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