2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gisborne South

Code SSC20529 (SSC)
People 802
Male 401
Female 401
Median age 44
Families 201
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 277
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,011
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $0
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 Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Total 802 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 401 50.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 401 50.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 802 people in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 38 4.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 47 5.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 72 9.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 72 9.0 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 48 6.0 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 18 2.2 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 2.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 40 5.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 71 8.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 85 10.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 83 10.4 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 53 6.6 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 72 9.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 40 5.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 3.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 0.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 393 61.2 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 2.3 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 52 8.1 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 1.2 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 174 27.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.2% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 329 62.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 38 7.2 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 164 30.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 9 3.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 37 12.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 16 5.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 4.6 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 19 6.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 5.9 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 9.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 4.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 21 6.9 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 7 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 122 40.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 303 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs) 38.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.7% were in primary school, 21.4% in secondary school and 11.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 551 68.9 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 181 26.8 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 41 6.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 44 6.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 410 60.7 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 60.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 213 55.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 123 31.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 34 8.8 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 15 3.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 385 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 385 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gisborne South (State Suburbs). Of these 55.3% were employed full time, 31.9% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 48 13.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 37 10.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 38 10.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 48 13.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 165 45.0 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 692 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,170 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,011 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gisborne South (State Suburbs) was $692.

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

Unpaid work Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 458 71.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 177 27.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 62 9.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 129 20.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.4% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 117 18.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 161 25.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 104 16.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 74 11.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 70 34.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 118 58.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 6.5 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 58.7% were couple families with children, 34.8% were couple families without children and 6.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 47.1 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 52.9 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs) 47.1% of single parents were male and 52.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,583 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,729 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,729 and those without children was $2,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 34 18.3 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 3.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 42 22.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 35 18.8 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 8.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 26 14.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 18 9.7 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 4.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 22.6% 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 Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 223 92.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 19 7.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 92.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 224 100.0 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 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.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gisborne South % 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 8 3.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 78 35.0 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 137 61.4 521,664 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 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 3.6% had 2 bedrooms and 35.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 115 51.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 101 45.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 6 2.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 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 Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 51.8% were owned outright, 45.5% were owned with a mortgage and 2.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 200 89.7 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 19 8.5 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), of all households, 89.7% were family households, 8.5% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.0 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 12.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.0% 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 Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.7 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.3 -- 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 Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
None 5 2.3 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 19 8.6 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 100 45.0 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 98 44.1 327,268 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 Gisborne South (State Suburbs), 8.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 44.1% 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 Gisborne South % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 51 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gisborne South (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 51 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gisborne South % 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 Gisborne South (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 Gisborne South % 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 Gisborne South (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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