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City of Wyndham

Market characteristics

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

More detailed information about the City of Wyndham'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 Wyndham20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents217,122100.0100.0161,574100.0100.0+55,548
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years53,80524.818.238,31223.718.7+15,493
15 - 24 years26,11112.013.021,72513.413.5+4,386
25 - 54 years102,93247.441.876,97147.642.3+25,961
55 - 64 Years17,9268.311.413,5938.411.4+4,333
65 years and over16,3497.515.610,9736.814.2+5,376
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school21,94710.17.914,7649.17.7+7,183
Secondary school13,8646.46.110,9396.86.5+2,925
Total overseas born90,05041.528.354,32333.626.2+35,727
Speaks language other than English at home88,92741.025.948,88130.323.0+40,046
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all12,4405.74.56,9874.34.0+5,453
Bachelor or higher degree39,91824.424.322,88418.620.8+17,034
Advanced Diploma or Diploma16,40410.09.210,4058.48.4+5,999
Certificate level27,98517.116.921,69017.616.4+6,295
No qualification64,09939.239.655,52545.043.9+8,574
Household income--------------
Nill to $6498,40212.518.3--------
$650 to $1,49919,74429.329.0--------
$1,500 to $2,44918,62427.722.2--------
$2,500 or more 14,20421.120.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house62,47883.072.152,95789.575.8+9,521
Medium house12,19216.219.45,7579.718.1+6,435
High density1990.37.42460.45.3-47

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

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