2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Greta South

Code SSC20573 (SSC)
People 248
Male 129
Female 119
Median age 49
Families 81
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 129
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $918
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Total 248 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 129 52.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 119 48.0 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 248 people in Greta South (State Suburbs) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 4.0 344,733 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 16 6.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 8 3.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 6 2.4 375,108 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 13 5.2 372,214 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 20 8.0 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 8.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 24 9.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 25 10.0 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 23 9.2 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 13 5.2 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 5.6 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 11 4.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 2.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Greta South (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 129 62.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5 2.4 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 16 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 6.3 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 44 21.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Greta South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.3% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Greta South (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 126 64.9 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 9.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 49 25.3 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Greta South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 56 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Greta South (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 56 years.

Education Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 17 26.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 7.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 15.6 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 4.7 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 6 9.4 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 11 17.2 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 18.8 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 64 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Greta South (State Suburbs) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.9% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 25.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 227 90.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 21 8.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 14 5.8 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3 1.2 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 204 84.3 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Greta South (State Suburbs), 84.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 83 57.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 43 29.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 10.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 145 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 145 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Greta South (State Suburbs). Of these 57.2% were employed full time, 29.7% were employed part-time and 2.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 6 4.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 15.1 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 20 14.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 7 5.0 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 76 54.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Greta South (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Greta South (State Suburbs) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 542 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,266 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 918 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Greta South (State Suburbs) was $542.

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

Unpaid work Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 161 78.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 56 27.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 36 17.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 85 41.3 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Greta South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% provided care for children and 17.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 41.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 37 18.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 51 24.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 44 21.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 27 13.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Greta South (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 21.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 55.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 25 30.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 13.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Greta South (State Suburbs), 30.9% were couple families with children, 55.6% were couple families without children and 13.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 37.5 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 62.5 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Greta South (State Suburbs) 37.5% of single parents were male and 62.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,036 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,916 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Greta South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,916 and those without children was $2,036.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 21 29.6 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 22.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 7.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.2 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 15 21.1 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 8 11.3 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Greta South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 29.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 107 82.9 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 22 17.1 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Greta South (State Suburbs), 82.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 99 94.3 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 3 2.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Greta South (State Suburbs), 94.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.9 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 17 16.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 47 44.8 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 38 36.2 521,664 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 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Greta South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 16.2% had 2 bedrooms and 44.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 58 54.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 36.8 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 9 8.5 515,586 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 Greta South (State Suburbs), 54.7% were owned outright, 36.8% were owned with a mortgage and 8.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 84 79.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 22 20.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Greta South (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.2% were family households, 20.8% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.0 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Greta South (State Suburbs), 29.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.5% 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 Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.6 -- 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 Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
None 4 3.8 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 17 16.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 52 49.5 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 32 30.5 327,268 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 Greta South (State Suburbs), 16.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 49.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.5% 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 Greta South % 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 Greta South (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 Greta South % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 583 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Greta South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $583.

Mortgage and rent Greta 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 Greta 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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