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Northern Grampians Shire

Market characteristics

Northern Grampians Shire has a lower 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 Northern Grampians Shire's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about Northern Grampians Shire'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
Northern Grampians Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents11,43999.9100.011,843100.0100.0-404
Males5,65249.449.15,90849.949.2-256
Females5,78550.550.95,93550.150.8-150
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years1,71114.918.22,06817.518.7-357
15 - 24 years1,17410.313.01,30311.013.5-129
25 - 54 years3,87633.941.84,17235.242.3-296
55 - 64 Years1,83316.011.41,86315.711.4-30
65 years and over2,84624.915.62,43720.614.2+409
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school7416.57.99468.07.7-205
Secondary school7056.26.17896.76.5-84
TAFE960.81.71671.42.2-71
University1351.25.51441.24.6-9
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born8427.428.37496.326.2+93
Speaks language other than English at home3703.225.92822.423.0+88
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all650.64.5360.34.0+29
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree9519.824.37988.220.8+153
Advanced Diploma or Diploma6997.29.25996.18.4+100
Certificate level2,07121.316.91,98320.316.4+88
No qualification4,75648.939.65,32754.543.9-571
Household income--------------
Nill to $6491,34627.818.3--------
$650 to $1,4991,74936.129.0--------
$1,500 to $2,44979216.322.2--------
$2,500 or more 4088.420.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned2,17542.630.72,15843.233.0+17
Purchasing1,32025.933.51,42428.534.5-104
Renting1,09721.527.51,08421.725.9+13
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house5,49390.672.15,58291.375.8-89
Medium house3335.519.43726.118.1-39
High density00.07.430.05.3-3

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

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