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City of Casey

Market characteristics

The City of Casey has a higher proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Victoria.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of the City of Casey's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about the City of Casey's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
City of Casey20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents299,301100.0100.0252,383100.0100.0+46,918
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years67,84922.718.258,60523.218.7+9,244
15 - 24 years41,62213.913.036,18114.313.5+5,441
25 - 54 years129,04443.141.8111,14244.042.3+17,902
55 - 64 Years30,09210.111.423,9579.511.4+6,135
65 years and over30,68510.315.622,4988.914.2+8,187
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school29,1409.77.923,8569.57.7+5,284
Secondary school22,2367.46.119,9587.96.5+2,278
Total overseas born114,21238.228.387,99034.926.2+26,222
Speaks language other than English at home107,02735.825.975,25029.823.0+31,777
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all16,2995.44.511,3534.54.0+4,946
Bachelor or higher degree38,31116.624.325,07112.920.8+13,240
Advanced Diploma or Diploma23,69810.29.216,4498.58.4+7,249
Certificate level47,00420.316.938,38419.816.4+8,620
No qualification102,39844.239.695,10949.143.9+7,289
Household income--------------
Nill to $64912,09313.118.3--------
$650 to $1,49928,00630.329.0--------
$1,500 to $2,44925,42227.522.2--------
$2,500 or more 17,54219.020.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house90,82889.072.179,59491.175.8+11,234
Medium house10,49510.319.47,4438.518.1+3,052
High density680.17.41170.15.3-49

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (informed decisions).

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