2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Goroke

Code SSC20561 (SSC)
People 623
Male 305
Female 318
Median age 47
Families 188
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 343
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $741
Median monthly mortgage repayments $800
Median weekly rent $45
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 Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Total 623 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 305 49.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 318 51.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 623 people in Goroke (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 4.2 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 5.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 55 8.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 27 4.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 20 3.2 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 31 5.0 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 4.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 3.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 49 7.9 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 60 9.6 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 47 7.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 44 7.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 5.9 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 51 8.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 41 6.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 28 4.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 18 2.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Goroke (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 300 59.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 3.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 39 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 31 6.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 117 23.2 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Goroke (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.4% were married and 11.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Goroke (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 287 61.2 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 9.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 140 29.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Goroke (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Goroke (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 6 3.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 51 29.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5 2.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.7 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 42 23.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.7 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 7 4.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 10 5.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 49 27.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 176 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Goroke (State Suburbs) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.5% were in primary school, 25.6% in secondary school and 8.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 545 87.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 53 8.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 2.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 26 4.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 500 84.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Goroke (State Suburbs), 84.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Goroke % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 177 59.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 81 27.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 9.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 3.7 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 297 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 297 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Goroke (State Suburbs). Of these 59.6% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 25 8.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 27 9.6 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 11.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 25 8.9 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 148 52.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Goroke (State Suburbs), 8.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 55 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Goroke (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 55 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 453 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 920 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 741 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Goroke (State Suburbs) was $453.

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

Unpaid work Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 354 70.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 120 23.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 57 11.2 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 201 39.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Goroke (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.7% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 39.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 74 14.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 143 28.3 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 66 13.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 74 14.6 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Goroke (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 93 49.5 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 76 40.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 19 10.1 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Goroke (State Suburbs), 40.4% were couple families with children, 49.5% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Goroke (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,300 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,944 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Goroke (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,944 and those without children was $1,300.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 42 25.1 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 5.4 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 31 18.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 10.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 17 10.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 33 19.8 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 8 4.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 6.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Goroke (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 18.6% 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 Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 259 78.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 71 21.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Goroke (State Suburbs), 78.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 253 96.9 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 8 3.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Goroke (State Suburbs), 96.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 1.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 36 13.8 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 142 54.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 73 28.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.9 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Goroke (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 13.8% had 2 bedrooms and 54.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 161 61.9 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 46 17.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 38 14.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 4.6 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Goroke (State Suburbs), 61.9% were owned outright, 17.7% were owned with a mortgage and 14.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 185 71.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 71 27.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Goroke (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.2% were family households, 27.3% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Goroke (State Suburbs), 40.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% 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 Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 45 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.8 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.2 -- 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 Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 800 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.5 -- 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 Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
None 8 3.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 68 26.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 86 33.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 92 35.4 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Goroke (State Suburbs), 26.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.4% 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 Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 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 Goroke (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) 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 Goroke % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 433 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Goroke (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $433.

Mortgage and rent Goroke % 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 Goroke (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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