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City of Stonnington

Market characteristics

The City of Stonnington 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 Stonnington's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

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

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
City of Stonnington20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents103,832100.0100.093,145100.0100.0+10,687
Males49,37147.649.144,78448.149.2+4,587
Females54,46252.550.948,36151.950.8+6,101
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years12,86012.418.212,18213.118.7+678
15 - 24 years14,24113.713.012,76913.713.5+1,472
25 - 54 years50,94749.141.844,94648.342.3+6,001
55 - 64 Years9,9859.611.49,77710.511.4+208
65 years and over15,77315.215.613,47114.514.2+2,302
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school5,6355.47.95,2085.67.7+427
Secondary school4,6224.56.14,1304.46.5+492
TAFE1,4601.41.71,5191.62.2-59
University10,1339.85.58,0038.64.6+2,130
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born32,58031.428.327,33129.326.2+5,249
Speaks language other than English at home24,01723.125.919,82021.323.0+4,197
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all3,2913.24.52,7002.94.0+591
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree42,83747.124.335,00143.220.8+7,836
Advanced Diploma or Diploma8,2609.19.27,9469.88.4+314
Certificate level6,9637.716.96,0207.416.4+943
No qualification23,59825.939.623,22028.743.9+378
Household income--------------
Nill to $6496,39514.418.3--------
$650 to $1,4999,19620.729.0--------
$1,500 to $2,4499,74121.922.2--------
$2,500 or more 14,54532.820.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned12,07825.530.712,02528.533.0+53
Purchasing9,90120.933.59,19521.834.5+706
Renting20,95744.227.517,37041.225.9+3,587
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house13,86025.672.116,57735.375.8-2,717
Medium house18,29133.819.415,81633.618.1+2,475
High density21,46439.77.414,40530.65.3+7,059

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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