2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gruyere

Code SSC25707 (SSC)
People 696
Male 352
Female 344
Median age 40
Australian citizenship 637
People born overseas 90
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 201
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 282
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,180
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $90
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People — demographics
People Gruyere % Australia %
Total 696 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 352 50.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 344 49.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.0 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 696 people were usually resident in Gruyere (State Suburbs): of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Of the total population 1.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gruyere % Australia %
People
0-4 years 24 3.4 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 112 16.1 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 79 11.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 298 42.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 99 14.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 83 11.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 40 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 19.5% of people usually resident in Gruyere (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 26.1% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 40 years.

Selected characteristics Gruyere % Australia %
Australian citizenship 637 91.5 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 90 12.9 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.5% of people usually resident in Gruyere (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.9% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gruyere % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 335 59.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 52 9.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 23 4.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 145 25.9 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Gruyere (State Suburbs) were married, 9.3% were either separated or divorced, 4.1% were widowed and 25.9% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gruyere % Australia %
Australia 562 80.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Gruyere % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gruyere % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 230 60.1 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 120 31.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 12 3.1 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 11 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 10 2.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 158 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 383 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 383 people aged 15 years and over in Gruyere (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.1% worked full-time, 31.3% worked part-time, 3.1% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.6% were unemployed. 158 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gruyere % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 534 -- 466 --
Family 1,276 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,180 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Gruyere (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $534, the median family income was $1,276 and the median household income was $1,180.

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Families — family composition
Family composition Gruyere % Australia %
Couple family without children 89 44.3 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 95 47.3 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 17 8.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 201 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 201 families in Gruyere (State Suburbs): of these 44.3% were couple families without children, 47.3% were couple families with children, 8.5% 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 Gruyere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 256 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 282 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 256 occupied private dwellings were counted in Gruyere (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Gruyere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 253 98.8 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 3 1.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Gruyere (State Suburbs), 98.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gruyere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 100 39.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 105 41.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 35 13.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 1.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 3.9 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Gruyere (State Suburbs), 39.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 41.0% were owned with a mortgage and 13.7% were rented.

Landlord type Gruyere % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 8 22.9 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 21 60.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 20.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Gruyere (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 22.9% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 60.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Gruyere % Australia %
Median weekly rent 90 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Gruyere (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $90. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gruyere % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 202 78.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 38 14.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 7 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Gruyere (State Suburbs), 78.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 14.8% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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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