2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Golden Gully

Code SSC20551 (SSC)
People 263
Male 123
Female 140
Median age 35
Families 66
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 100
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,317
Median monthly mortgage repayments $800
Median weekly rent $196
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 Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Total 263 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 123 46.8 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 140 53.2 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.1 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 263 people in Golden Gully (State Suburbs) of these 46.8% were male and 53.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 6.8 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19 7.2 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 20 7.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 8.7 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 6.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 12 4.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 5.7 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 12 4.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 5.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 17 6.5 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 27 10.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 22 8.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 21 8.0 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 13 4.9 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 1.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 2.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.1 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Golden Gully (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 91 45.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 3.0 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 18 8.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 5.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 77 38.1 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Golden Gully (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.0% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Golden Gully (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 90 50.0 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 10.6 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 71 39.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 26 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Golden Gully (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 26 years.

Education Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 5 6.1 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 20 24.4 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 12.2 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 22 26.8 193,776 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 3 3.7 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 7.3 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 19.5 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 82 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.6% were in primary school, 26.8% in secondary school and 11.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 233 88.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 17 6.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 9 3.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 12 4.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 209 84.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 84.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 70 51.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 48 35.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 7.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 5.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 136 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 136 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Golden Gully (State Suburbs). Of these 51.5% were employed full time, 35.3% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 22 17.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 11 8.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 9.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 19 15.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 51 40.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 17.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Golden Gully (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 545 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,476 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,317 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Golden Gully (State Suburbs) was $545.

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

Unpaid work Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 130 64.4 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 68 33.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 31 15.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 32 15.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.8% provided care for children and 15.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 38 18.9 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 44 21.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 16 8.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 30 14.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 21.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 22 33.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 33 50.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 16.7 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 50.0% were couple families with children, 33.3% were couple families without children and 16.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,218 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,666 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,666 and those without children was $1,218.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 6 10.5 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 33.3 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 17.5 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 14.0 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7 12.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 4 7.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 5.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.5% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 33.3% 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 Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 85 88.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 11 11.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 88.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 84 100.0 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 Golden Gully (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 Golden Gully % 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 3 3.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 49 57.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 28 32.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 5.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 3.5% had 2 bedrooms and 57.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 34 40.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 33 39.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 16.7 515,586 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 3 3.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 40.5% were owned outright, 39.3% were owned with a mortgage and 16.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 65 75.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 17 19.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 4.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.6% were family households, 19.8% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

Household income Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.3 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 15.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.3% 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 Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 196 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 800 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.0 -- 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 Golden Gully % Victoria % Australia %
None 0 0.0 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 13 15.3 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 41 48.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 31 36.5 327,268 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 Golden Gully (State Suburbs), 15.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 36.5% 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 Golden Gully % 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 11 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Golden Gully (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 11 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Golden Gully % 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 Golden Gully (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 Golden Gully % 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 Golden Gully (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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