2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

California Gully

Code SSC20233 (SSC)
People 4,263
Male 1,990
Female 2,273
Median age 36
Families 1,125
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,895
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $782
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,127
Median weekly rent $165
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Total 4,263 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,990 46.7 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,273 53.3 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 103 2.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,263 people in California Gully (State Suburbs) of these 46.7% were male and 53.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

Age California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 317 7.4 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 329 7.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 293 6.9 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 293 6.9 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 236 5.5 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 301 7.1 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 278 6.5 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 253 5.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 259 6.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 243 5.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 242 5.7 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 225 5.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 243 5.7 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 197 4.6 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 179 4.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 154 3.6 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 112 2.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 106 2.5 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in California Gully (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.6% of the population.

Registered marital status California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,303 39.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 138 4.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 376 11.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 282 8.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,221 36.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in California Gully (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.2% were married and 15.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in California Gully (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,195 39.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 324 10.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,476 49.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In California Gully (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in California Gully (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 71 5.8 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 307 24.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 67 5.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 12 1.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 213 17.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 38 3.1 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 16 1.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 99 8.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 64 5.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 37 3.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 309 25.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,233 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In California Gully (State Suburbs) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.4% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 13.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses California Gully % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,846 90.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 264 6.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 217 5.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 92 2.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,400 85.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In California Gully (State Suburbs), 85.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses California Gully % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) California Gully % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 928 52.9 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 561 32.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 132 7.5 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 132 7.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,753 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,753 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in California Gully (State Suburbs). Of these 52.9% were employed full time, 32.0% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 185 11.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 171 10.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 203 12.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 339 20.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 587 36.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in California Gully (State Suburbs), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in California Gully (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 422 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 937 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 782 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in California Gully (State Suburbs) was $422.

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

Unpaid work California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,180 65.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,011 30.5 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 428 12.9 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 521 15.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In California Gully (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 593 17.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 791 23.8 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 387 11.7 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 406 12.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in California Gully (State Suburbs), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 374 33.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 400 35.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 329 29.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 2.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in California Gully (State Suburbs), 35.5% were couple families with children, 33.2% were couple families without children and 29.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 10.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 89.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In California Gully (State Suburbs) 10.8% of single parents were male and 89.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,482 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,634 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In California Gully (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,634 and those without children was $1,482.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 125 16.2 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 34 4.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 151 19.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 92 11.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 58 7.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 206 26.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 52 6.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 55 7.1 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In California Gully (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 19.5% 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 California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,665 89.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 187 10.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In California Gully (State Suburbs), 89.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,543 92.8 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 42 2.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 73 4.4 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in California Gully (State Suburbs), 92.8% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 16 1.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 2.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 273 16.4 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,035 62.2 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 263 15.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 42 2.5 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In California Gully (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.4% had 2 bedrooms and 62.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 511 30.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 570 34.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 512 30.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 16 1.0 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 54 3.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in California Gully (State Suburbs), 30.7% were owned outright, 34.3% were owned with a mortgage and 30.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,114 66.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 503 30.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 47 2.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In California Gully (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.9% were family households, 30.2% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In California Gully (State Suburbs), 37.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 165 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 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 California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,127 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
None 164 9.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 657 39.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 539 32.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 241 14.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 63 3.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In California Gully (State Suburbs), 39.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.5% 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 California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 105 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 57 54.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 48 45.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in California Gully (State Suburbs), there were 105 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 57 (or 54.3%) were male and 48 (or 45.7%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 749 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In California Gully (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $749.

Mortgage and rent California Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 170 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,170 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In California Gully (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,170.

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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