2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gisborne South

Code SSC25647 (SSC)
People 742
Male 365
Female 377
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 691
People born overseas 127
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 216
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 252
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,748
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,430
Median weekly rent $350
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People — demographics
People Gisborne South % Australia %
Total 742 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 365 49.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 377 50.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 742 people were usually resident in Gisborne South (State Suburbs): of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gisborne South % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 4.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 121 16.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 114 15.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 316 42.6 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 111 15.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 49 6.6 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.5% of people usually resident in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 21.6% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Gisborne South % Australia %
Australian citizenship 691 93.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 127 17.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.1% of people usually resident in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 17.1% were born overseas and 0.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gisborne South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 384 65.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 37 6.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 8 1.4 936,813 5.9
Never married 162 27.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 65.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) were married, 6.3% were either separated or divorced, 1.4% were widowed and 27.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gisborne South % Australia %
Australia 575 77.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Gisborne South % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Gisborne South % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Gisborne South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 246 60.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 125 30.6 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 14 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 8 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 16 3.9 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 159 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 409 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 409 people aged 15 years and over in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.1% worked full-time, 30.6% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.9% were unemployed. 159 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Gisborne South % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Gisborne South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 589 -- 466 --
Family 1,800 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,748 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $589, the median family income was $1,800 and the median household income was $1,748.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Gisborne South % Australia %
Couple family without children 75 34.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 129 59.7 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 12 5.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 216 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 216 families in Gisborne South (State Suburbs): of these 34.7% were couple families without children, 59.7% were couple families with children, 5.6% 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 Gisborne South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 231 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 252 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 231 occupied private dwellings were counted in Gisborne South (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Gisborne South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 231 100.0 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gisborne South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 103 44.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 111 48.1 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 11 4.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 0 0.0 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 3.0 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 44.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 48.1% were owned with a mortgage and 4.8% were rented.

Landlord type Gisborne South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4 36.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 6 54.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 36.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 54.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Gisborne South % Australia %
Median weekly rent 350 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,430 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $350. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,430. The average people per household was 3.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gisborne South % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 213 92.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 16 6.9 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 2.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 92.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 6.9% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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