City of Greater Bendigo Data CO-OP

Caring

Unpaid Care

11,579 people (11% of the population) provided unpaid care in 2016.
 

Unpaid Childcare

26,173 people (24% of the population) provided unpaid childcare in 2016.
 

Assistance Needed

6,319 people (6% of the population) needed assistance with daily activity in 2016.

Disability

24K people (21% of the population) with disability in 2018.
 

Health and Wellbeing

Low Life Satisfaction

826 people (7% of respondents) reported low life satisfaction.
 

High Life Satisfaction

11,065 people (93% of respondents) reported medium to high life satisfaction
 

Poor Perceived Health

1,926 people (16% of respondents) reported poor perceived health.
 

Good Perceived Health

10,124 people (84% of respondents) reported good to excellent perceived health.

Drugs and Alcohol

1,031 alcohol and drug-related hospitalisations reported in the 2018 financial year.

Mental Health

1M Victorians (17% of the population, estimated) reported experiencing mental health issues in 2014-2015.

Chronic Disease

300K Victorians (6% of the population, estimated) reported having diabetes mellitus in 2014-2015.

Social Connections

Lone Household

11,473 lone households (23% of the households) in 2016.
 

Lack of Internet

7,066 households (17% of the households) had no insternet access from the dwelling in 2016.

Financial Wellbeing

Food Insecurity

968 people (8% of respondents) reported running out of food in the past 12 months.

Financial Wellbeing

11K households (23% of the population) had weekly household income of less than $650 in 2016.

Housing

Housing

27 in 10,000 people in the City of Greater Bendigo reported being homeless in 2016.

Energy

Energy Consumption

18KWh is average daily energy consumption for residential customers from 2017 to 2019.

Energy Generation

9KWh is average daily solar generation for residential customers from 2017 to 2019.