Australia
Population
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Population 15,004 4,485,211
Population density (Persons/sqkm)
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Population density (Persons/sqkm) 5,621.2 448.9
Age groups
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
0-4 years 3.7% 6.4%
5-14 years 6.2% 11.9%
15-19 years 11.2% 6%
20-24 years 24.2% 7.4%
25-34 years 20.6% 16.3%
35-44 years 10.9% 14.3%
45-54 years 8.0% 13.1%
55-64 years 5.7% 10.6%
65-74 years 4.7% 7.7%
75-84 years 3.2% 4.4%
85 years and over 1.6% 2.0%
Age groups
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
0-4 years 547 287,178
5-14 years 932 532,524
15-19 years 1,679 269,015
20-24 years 3,629 333,367
25-34 years 3,092 730,345
35-44 years 1,638 639,084
45-54 years 1,204 587,317
55-64 years 858 476,902
65-74 years 698 344,283
75-84 years 480 196,050
85 years and over 243 89,151
Median age
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Median age 26 36
Indigenous people
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Indigenous people 119 24,062
Indigenous people (Percentage of population)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Indigenous people (Percentage of population) 0.8% 0.5%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Born in Australia 41.6% 59.8%
Born Elsewhere 50.9% 33.9%
Language spoken at home: English only 47.3% 62.0%
Language spoken at home: Other language 45.5% 32.4%
Australian citizen 58.6% 79.6%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Born in Australia 6,241 2,684,080
Born Elsewhere 7,635 1,520,253
Language spoken at home: English only 7,100 2,781,188
Language spoken at home: Other language 6,820 1,450,937
Australian citizen 8,787 3,568,816
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Married 27.3% 48.4%
Separated 1.4% 2.8%
Divorced 4.3% 7.4%
Widowed 2.2% 4.7%
Never married 65.0% 36.6%
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Married 3,688 1,772,722
Separated 183 103,964
Divorced 576 272,034
Widowed 293 173,569
Never married 8,787 1,343,226
Ancestry top responses
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Australian 12.6% 18.4%
Australian Aboriginal 0.2% 0.1%
Chinese 21.4% 6.1%
Croatian 0.3% 0.6%
Dutch 0.6% 1.1%
English 14.2% 20.4%
Filipino 1.1% 1.0%
French 0.6% 0.5%
German 2.1% 2.3%
Greek 3.8% 2.8%
Hungarian 0.4% 0.3%
Indian 2.3% 3.4%
Irish 7.6% 7%
Italian 2.2% 5.1%
Korean 0.9% 0.3%
Lebanese 0.7% 0.8%
Macedonian 0.1% 0.7%
Maltese 0.3% 1.1%
Maori 0.2% 0.3%
New Zealander 0.5% 0.6%
Polish 0.7% 0.8%
Russian 0.7% 0.4%
Scottish 3.9% 5.6%
Serbian 0.2% 0.4%
South African 0.6% 0.3%
Spanish 0.7% 0.4%
Sri Lankan 0.6% 1.0%
Turkish 0.2% 0.6%
Vietnamese 1.0% 1.8%
Welsh 0.4% 0.4%
Others 13.1% 10.8%
Ancestry not stated 5.9% 4.8%
Ancestry top responses
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Australian 2,392 1,077,375
Australian Aboriginal 35 4,119
Chinese 4,053 356,324
Croatian 54 36,030
Dutch 120 66,680
English 2,703 1,193,051
Filipino 207 60,497
French 122 26,901
German 399 135,721
Greek 714 162,103
Hungarian 68 19,536
Indian 428 198,454
Irish 1,439 410,092
Italian 424 300,114
Korean 176 17,002
Lebanese 136 45,098
Macedonian 18 40,995
Maltese 51 65,921
Maori 43 17,652
New Zealander 92 32,279
Polish 123 48,332
Russian 125 22,335
Scottish 746 329,064
Serbian 40 21,406
South African 110 19,384
Spanish 134 23,387
Sri Lankan 119 56,397
Turkish 45 35,625
Vietnamese 187 105,907
Welsh 67 21,364
Others 2,490 629,970
Ancestry not stated 1,125 277,920
Language spoken at home
Type Percentage
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Afrikaans 0.1% 0.1%
Australian Indigenous Languages 0.1% 0.0%
Arabic 1.1% 1.7%
Bengali 0.6% 0.2%
Cantonese 5.5% 1.7%
Croatian 0.1% 0.4%
Dutch 0.1% 0.1%
Filipino 0.3% 0.4%
French 0.6% 0.4%
Greek 3.0% 2.4%
German 0.4% 0.4%
Hindi 0.8% 1.1%
Indones 2.5% 0.4%
Italian 0.8% 2.3%
Japanese 0.5% 0.2%
Korean 0.9% 0.3%
Language spoken at home not stated 7.2% 5.6%
Mandarin 14.6% 4.1%
Maltese 0.0% 0.4%
Macedonian 0.1% 0.6%
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 0.8% 0.2%
Other Indo-Aryan languages 0.5% 0.7%
Other Chinese 1.6% 0.4%
Other languages 2.9% 4.9%
Punjabi 0.1% 1.2%
Persian 0.9% 0.4%
Polish 0.2% 0.3%
Russian 0.8% 0.4%
Samoan 0.1% 0.3%
Serbian 0.2% 0.4%
Sinhale 0.4% 0.8%
Spanish 1.9% 0.8%
Tagalog 0.4% 0.5%
Tamil 0.3% 0.6%
Thai 0.9% 0.2%
Turkish 0.2% 0.7%
Urdu 0.4% 0.5%
Vietnamese 1.1% 2.3%
Language spoken at home
Type Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Afrikaans 13 4,661
Australian Indigenous Languages 8 297
Arabic 169 76,273
Bengali 84 10,458
Cantonese 828 76,283
Croatian 18 17,474
Dutch 14 6,330
Filipino 47 15,756
French 96 17,598
Greek 452 107,386
German 61 16,150
Hindi 121 49,446
Indones 380 16,017
Italian 123 101,849
Japanese 73 10,418
Korean 137 14,844
Language spoken at home not stated 1,082 253,085
Mandarin 2,186 184,977
Maltese 5 15,954
Macedonian 10 28,035
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 121 6,827
Other Indo-Aryan languages 78 31,092
Other Chinese 239 18,759
Other languages 431 217,558
Punjabi 13 52,767
Persian 131 15,624
Polish 31 14,037
Russian 113 16,984
Samoan 7 11,195
Serbian 26 15,779
Sinhale 66 36,279
Spanish 281 33,664
Tagalog 58 20,821
Tamil 43 24,866
Thai 131 10,392
Turkish 34 30,306
Urdu 58 22,399
Vietnamese 158 101,388
Religious affiliation
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Kensington (NSW), NSW, State Suburb Melbourne, VIC, Capital City
Buddhism 4.8% 3.8% 719 170,553
Christianity Anglican 6.4% 7.6% 964 340,028
Christianity Asyrin Apstlic 0.0% 0.1% 4 2,729
Christianity Baptist 0.7% 1.3% 103 58,780
Christianity Brethren 0% 0.0% 0 1,895
Christianity Catholic 20.4% 23.4% 3,056 1,050,312
Christianity Church Christ 0.0% 0.2% 3 6,879
Christianity Eastrn Orthodox 5.2% 4.4% 774 195,052
Christinty Jehvahs Witnses 0.1% 0.2% 8 10,254
Christianity Latter-day Saints 0.1% 0.2% 9 9,756
Christianity Lutheran 0.2% 0.3% 26 15,019
Christianity Oriental Orthodox 0.2% 0.3% 34 15,339
Christianity Other Protestant 0.5% 0.4% 78 17,849
Christianity Pentecostal 0.8% 1.0% 117 42,540
Christinty Presbyterian and Reformed 1.7% 1.6% 250 70,046
Christianity Salvation Army 0.0% 0.1% 3 6,007
Christnty Seventh-day Adventist 0.1% 0.2% 10 8,082
Christianity Uniting Church 0.9% 2.3% 130 104,138
Christianity, nfd 1.7% 2.6% 256 116,344
Christianity Othr Christian 0% 0.1% 0 3,946
Hinduism 2.2% 2.9% 329 128,940
Islam 3.3% 4.2% 497 186,654
Judaism 2.3% 0.9% 341 41,643
Other Religions 0.5% 1.5% 68 65,297
Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation total 37.3% 31.5% 5,595 1,411,108
Religious affiliation not stated 10.9% 9.1% 1,636 406,021

Source: Complied from various sources including 2016 Census Data, ABS