2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Genoa

Code SSC25639 (SSC)
People 304
Male 136
Female 168
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 269
People born overseas 45
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 65
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 200
Average people per household 2.0
Median weekly household income $566
Median monthly mortgage repayment $809
Median weekly rent $58
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Genoa % Australia %
Total 304 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 136 44.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 168 55.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 304 people were usually resident in Genoa (State Suburbs): of these 44.7% were male and 55.3% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Genoa % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 3.6 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 68 22.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 35 11.5 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 101 33.2 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 39 12.8 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 48 15.8 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 26.0% of people usually resident in Genoa (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 28.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Genoa % Australia %
Australian citizenship 269 88.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 45 14.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 1.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 88.5% of people usually resident in Genoa (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 14.8% were born overseas and 1.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Genoa % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 97 43.5 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 28 12.6 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 14 6.3 936,813 5.9
Never married 85 38.1 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 43.5% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Genoa (State Suburbs) were married, 12.6% were either separated or divorced, 6.3% were widowed and 38.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Genoa % Australia %
Australia 242 79.6 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Genoa % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Genoa % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Genoa % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 65 56.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 40 34.5 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 6.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 0 0.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 98 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 116 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 116 people aged 15 years and over in Genoa (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 56.0% worked full-time, 34.5% worked part-time, 6.9% were away from work, 0.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 98 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Genoa % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Genoa % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Genoa % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 307 -- 466 --
Family 680 -- 1,171 --
Household 566 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Genoa (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $307, the median family income was $680 and the median household income was $566.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Genoa % Australia %
Couple family without children 33 50.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 23 35.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 9 13.8 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 65 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 65 families in Genoa (State Suburbs): of these 50.8% were couple families without children, 35.4% were couple families with children, 13.8% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Genoa % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 121 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 200 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 121 occupied private dwellings were counted in Genoa (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Genoa % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 107 88.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 3.3 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 10 8.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Genoa (State Suburbs), 88.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 8.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Genoa % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 64 52.9 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 26 21.5 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 25 20.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 2.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Genoa (State Suburbs), 52.9% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 21.5% were owned with a mortgage and 20.7% were rented.

Landlord type Genoa % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 12.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 3 12.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 16 64.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 24.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Genoa (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 12.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Genoa % Australia %
Median weekly rent 58 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 809 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.0 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Genoa (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $58. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $809. The average people per household was 2.0 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Genoa % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 64 52.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 44 36.4 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 4 3.3 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Genoa (State Suburbs), 52.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 36.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.3% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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