2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gheringhap

Code SSC20526 (SSC)
People 249
Male 125
Female 124
Median age 42
Families 76
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 91
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,750
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,647
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Total 249 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 125 50.2 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 124 49.8 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 249 people in Gheringhap (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 17 6.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 15 6.0 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 8.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 15 6.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 5.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 7 2.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 10 4.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 17 6.8 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 19 7.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 24 9.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 15 6.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 20 8.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 24 9.6 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 6.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 6 2.4 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.2 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gheringhap (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 126 64.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 6.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 6 3.0 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 1.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 50 25.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gheringhap (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 64.0% were married and 8.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 87 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gheringhap (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 121 66.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 11 6.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 50 27.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gheringhap (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 18 27.3 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 13.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 9.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 4.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 6.1 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 13.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 6.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 13 19.7 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 66 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.4% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 18.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 212 84.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 43 18.0 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 9 3.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 6.3 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 172 72.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 72.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 78 61.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 33 26.0 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 6.3 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 127 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 127 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gheringhap (State Suburbs). Of these 61.4% were employed full time, 26.0% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7 5.8 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 15.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 9 7.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 7.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 71 59.2 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 5.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 59.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gheringhap (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

Occupation Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 588 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,550 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,750 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gheringhap (State Suburbs) was $588.

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

Unpaid work Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 161 82.6 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 55 28.2 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 9.1 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 49 24.9 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 9.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 53 27.3 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 34 17.5 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 40 20.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 31 16.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 17.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 20.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 40.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 39 51.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 7.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 51.3% were couple families with children, 40.8% were couple families without children and 7.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,750 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,750 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 16 22.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 21.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 12.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 11.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 18.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.3% had both employed part-time and 21.4% 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 Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 80 87.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 11 12.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 87.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 79 100.0 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 Gheringhap (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 Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 7 8.9 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 38 48.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 34 43.0 521,664 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 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 8.9% had 2 bedrooms and 48.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 33 41.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 31 39.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 7 8.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 5.1 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 5.1 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 41.8% were owned outright, 39.2% were owned with a mortgage and 8.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 70 88.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 9 11.4 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.6% were family households, 11.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 18.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.7% 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 Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,647 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 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 Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
None 3 3.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 8 10.0 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 23 28.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 46 57.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gheringhap (State Suburbs), 10.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 57.5% 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 Gheringhap % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gheringhap (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gheringhap % 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 0 -- 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 Gheringhap (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Gheringhap % 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 Gheringhap (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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