2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gerang Gerung

Code SSC20524 (SSC)
People 251
Male 137
Female 114
Median age 42
Families 71
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 99
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $915
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Total 251 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 137 54.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 114 45.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 2.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 251 people in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) of these 54.6% were male and 45.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 6.7 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 8.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 22 8.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 9.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 11 4.3 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 4.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 14 5.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 4 1.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 14 5.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 16 6.3 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 33 13.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 10.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 11 4.3 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 11 4.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 2.8 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.6 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 115 59.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 4 2.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 13 6.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 5.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 53 27.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.0% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 109 58.6 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 12 6.5 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 65 34.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 26 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 26 years.

Education Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 8.3 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 18 25.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 8.3 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 24 33.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 12.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 4.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 3 4.2 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 72 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.3% were in primary school, 33.3% in secondary school and 16.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 248 98.4 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6 2.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 6 2.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 4 1.7 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 223 93.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 93.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 2.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 92 66.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 42 30.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 3.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 0 0.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 139 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 139 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs). Of these 66.2% were employed full time, 30.2% were employed part-time and 0.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 9 6.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 12.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 12.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 16 11.4 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 78 55.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 6.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 490 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,021 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 915 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) was $490.

Travel to work, top responses Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 157 80.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 59 30.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 22 11.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 75 38.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.6% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 38.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 59 30.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 43 22.1 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 21 10.8 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 36 18.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.5% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 28 39.4 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 34 47.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 12.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 47.9% were couple families with children, 39.4% were couple families without children and 12.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 70.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 30.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs) 70.0% of single parents were male and 30.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,270 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,125 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,125 and those without children was $1,270.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 31.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.7 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 32.8 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 12.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.7 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 3 4.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 32.8% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 94 94.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 6 6.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 94.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 95 100.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gerang Gerung (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.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 3.1 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 15.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 56 57.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 23 23.7 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 15.5% had 2 bedrooms and 57.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 56.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 21 21.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 18 18.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 3.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 56.7% were owned outright, 21.6% were owned with a mortgage and 18.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 71 74.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 24 25.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.7% were family households, 25.3% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.7 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 26.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.7% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 9.1 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 10.1 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 3.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 20 20.4 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 31 31.6 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 41 41.8 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), 20.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.8% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Gerang Gerung % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Gerang Gerung (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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