Australia
Population
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Population 4,485,211 13,386
Population density (Persons/sqkm)
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Population density (Persons/sqkm) 448.9 2.2
Age groups
Type Percentage
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 6.4% 6.2%
5-14 years 11.9% 15.3%
15-19 years 6% 6.8%
20-24 years 7.4% 3.8%
25-34 years 16.3% 8.9%
35-44 years 14.3% 11.6%
45-54 years 13.1% 14.1%
55-64 years 10.6% 13.3%
65-74 years 7.7% 11.7%
75-84 years 4.4% 5.9%
85 years and over 2.0% 2.3%
Age groups
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 287,178 831
5-14 years 532,524 2,054
15-19 years 269,015 907
20-24 years 333,367 513
25-34 years 730,345 1,193
35-44 years 639,084 1,555
45-54 years 587,317 1,887
55-64 years 476,902 1,782
65-74 years 344,283 1,559
75-84 years 196,050 792
85 years and over 89,151 306
Median age
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Median age 36 43
Indigenous people
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people 24,062 496
Indigenous people (Percentage of population)
Type Percentage
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people (Percentage of population) 0.5% 3.7%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Percentage
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 59.8% 86.0%
Born Elsewhere 33.9% 6.0%
Language spoken at home: English only 62.0% 91.2%
Language spoken at home: Other language 32.4% 2.0%
Australian citizen 79.6% 91.4%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 2,684,080 11,515
Born Elsewhere 1,520,253 796
Language spoken at home: English only 2,781,188 12,207
Language spoken at home: Other language 1,450,937 273
Australian citizen 3,568,816 12,233
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Percentage
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 48.4% 56.2%
Separated 2.8% 3.2%
Divorced 7.4% 7.6%
Widowed 4.7% 6.5%
Never married 36.6% 26.5%
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 1,772,722 5,901
Separated 103,964 333
Divorced 272,034 800
Widowed 173,569 684
Never married 1,343,226 2,787
Ancestry top responses
Type Percentage
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 18.4% 35.8%
Australian Aboriginal 0.1% 0.2%
Chinese 6.1% 0.3%
Croatian 0.6% 0.1%
Dutch 1.1% 0.9%
English 20.4% 31.7%
Filipino 1.0% 0.3%
French 0.5% 0.3%
German 2.3% 2.5%
Greek 2.8% 0.1%
Hungarian 0.3% 0.1%
Indian 3.4% 0.1%
Irish 7% 9.5%
Italian 5.1% 1.2%
Korean 0.3% 0.0%
Lebanese 0.8% 0.1%
Macedonian 0.7% 0%
Maltese 1.1% 0.3%
Maori 0.3% 0.3%
New Zealander 0.6% 0.5%
Polish 0.8% 0.3%
Russian 0.4% 0.2%
Scottish 5.6% 7.6%
Serbian 0.4% 0.0%
South African 0.3% 0.2%
Spanish 0.4% 0.1%
Sri Lankan 1.0% 0.0%
Turkish 0.6% 0%
Vietnamese 1.8% 0.0%
Welsh 0.4% 0.4%
Others 10.8% 1.7%
Ancestry not stated 4.8% 5.5%
Ancestry top responses
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 1,077,375 6,418
Australian Aboriginal 4,119 35
Chinese 356,324 44
Croatian 36,030 21
Dutch 66,680 152
English 1,193,051 5,674
Filipino 60,497 44
French 26,901 58
German 135,721 455
Greek 162,103 11
Hungarian 19,536 14
Indian 198,454 23
Irish 410,092 1,697
Italian 300,114 209
Korean 17,002 3
Lebanese 45,098 16
Macedonian 40,995 0
Maltese 65,921 61
Maori 17,652 52
New Zealander 32,279 83
Polish 48,332 54
Russian 22,335 27
Scottish 329,064 1,362
Serbian 21,406 4
South African 19,384 38
Spanish 23,387 14
Sri Lankan 56,397 3
Turkish 35,625 0
Vietnamese 105,907 4
Welsh 21,364 66
Others 629,970 298
Ancestry not stated 277,920 985
Language spoken at home
Type Percentage
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 0.1% 0.2%
Australian Indigenous Languages 0.0% 0.1%
Arabic 1.7% 0.0%
Bengali 0.2% 0%
Cantonese 1.7% 0.0%
Croatian 0.4% 0.1%
Dutch 0.1% 0.1%
Filipino 0.4% 0.0%
French 0.4% 0.1%
Greek 2.4% 0.0%
German 0.4% 0.3%
Hindi 1.1% 0%
Indones 0.4% 0.0%
Italian 2.3% 0.2%
Japanese 0.2% 0.1%
Korean 0.3% 0.0%
Language spoken at home not stated 5.6% 6.8%
Mandarin 4.1% 0.0%
Maltese 0.4% 0.0%
Macedonian 0.6% 0%
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 0.2% 0.0%
Other Indo-Aryan languages 0.7% 0%
Other Chinese 0.4% 0%
Other languages 4.9% 0.4%
Punjabi 1.2% 0.1%
Persian 0.4% 0%
Polish 0.3% 0.0%
Russian 0.4% 0.0%
Samoan 0.3% 0%
Serbian 0.4% 0%
Sinhale 0.8% 0%
Spanish 0.8% 0.1%
Tagalog 0.5% 0.2%
Tamil 0.6% 0%
Thai 0.2% 0.1%
Turkish 0.7% 0%
Urdu 0.5% 0%
Vietnamese 2.3% 0.0%
Language spoken at home
Type Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 4,661 23
Australian Indigenous Languages 297 9
Arabic 76,273 3
Bengali 10,458 0
Cantonese 76,283 6
Croatian 17,474 9
Dutch 6,330 9
Filipino 15,756 3
French 17,598 12
Greek 107,386 4
German 16,150 36
Hindi 49,446 0
Indones 16,017 4
Italian 101,849 23
Japanese 10,418 10
Korean 14,844 3
Language spoken at home not stated 253,085 909
Mandarin 184,977 6
Maltese 15,954 4
Macedonian 28,035 0
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 6,827 3
Other Indo-Aryan languages 31,092 0
Other Chinese 18,759 0
Other languages 217,558 52
Punjabi 52,767 8
Persian 15,624 0
Polish 14,037 4
Russian 16,984 5
Samoan 11,195 0
Serbian 15,779 0
Sinhale 36,279 0
Spanish 33,664 7
Tagalog 20,821 20
Tamil 24,866 0
Thai 10,392 11
Turkish 30,306 0
Urdu 22,399 0
Vietnamese 101,388 3
Religious affiliation
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area Melbourne, VIC, Capital City Cabonne, NSW, Local Government Area
Buddhism 3.8% 0.5% 170,553 66
Christianity Anglican 7.6% 26.6% 340,028 3,565
Christianity Asyrin Apstlic 0.1% 0% 2,729 0
Christianity Baptist 1.3% 2.3% 58,780 307
Christianity Brethren 0.0% 0.6% 1,895 80
Christianity Catholic 23.4% 27.9% 1,050,312 3,739
Christianity Church Christ 0.2% 0.1% 6,879 9
Christianity Eastrn Orthodox 4.4% 0.1% 195,052 13
Christinty Jehvahs Witnses 0.2% 0.1% 10,254 7
Christianity Latter-day Saints 0.2% 0.1% 9,756 8
Christianity Lutheran 0.3% 0.2% 15,019 26
Christianity Oriental Orthodox 0.3% 0% 15,339 0
Christianity Other Protestant 0.4% 0.6% 17,849 82
Christianity Pentecostal 1.0% 0.9% 42,540 121
Christinty Presbyterian and Reformed 1.6% 3.0% 70,046 407
Christianity Salvation Army 0.1% 0.2% 6,007 30
Christnty Seventh-day Adventist 0.2% 0.2% 8,082 22
Christianity Uniting Church 2.3% 7.8% 104,138 1,039
Christianity, nfd 2.6% 2.2% 116,344 291
Christianity Othr Christian 0.1% 0.0% 3,946 4
Hinduism 2.9% 0% 128,940 0
Islam 4.2% 0.1% 186,654 10
Judaism 0.9% 0.0% 41,643 3
Other Religions 1.5% 0.3% 65,297 44
Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation total 31.5% 17.7% 1,411,108 2,377
Religious affiliation not stated 9.1% 8.6% 406,021 1,156

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