2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gunbower

Code SSC20578 (SSC)
People 522
Male 263
Female 259
Median age 43
Families 145
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 293
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $748
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Total 522 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 263 50.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 259 49.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 522 people in Gunbower (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 40 7.6 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 24 4.6 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 7.6 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 38 7.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 2.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 24 4.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 17 3.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 33 6.3 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 40 7.6 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 41 7.8 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 34 6.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 7.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 7.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 35 6.7 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 34 6.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 17 3.2 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 1.3 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 12 2.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gunbower (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 245 58.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 1.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 5.8 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 29 7.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 111 26.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gunbower (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.9% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 64 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gunbower (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 231 58.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 27 6.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 137 34.7 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gunbower (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 13 9.4 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 30 21.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 4.3 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 31 22.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 24 17.4 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 9 6.5 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 3.6 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 12.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 138 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gunbower (State Suburbs) 26.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.8% were in primary school, 39.9% in secondary school and 8.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 495 94.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 22 4.3 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 20 4.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 6 1.2 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 458 90.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), 90.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 136 57.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 71 30.1 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 22 9.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 3.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 236 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 236 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gunbower (State Suburbs). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 30.1% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 31 13.4 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 12.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 18 7.8 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 7.8 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 120 51.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gunbower (State Suburbs), 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 379 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,044 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 748 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gunbower (State Suburbs) was $379.

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

Unpaid work Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 295 71.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 127 30.6 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 57 13.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 115 27.6 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.6% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 93 22.4 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 86 20.7 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 60 14.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 56 13.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gunbower (State Suburbs), 20.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 71 49.0 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 63 43.4 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 7.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gunbower (State Suburbs), 43.4% were couple families with children, 49.0% were couple families without children and 7.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Gunbower (State Suburbs) 27.3% of single parents were male and 72.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,333 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,527 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,527 and those without children was $1,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 14.9 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 34 25.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 13.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 7.5 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 22 16.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 11 8.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 11.9 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.2% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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 Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 216 74.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 74 25.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), 74.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 204 94.4 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 7 3.2 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 2.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gunbower (State Suburbs), 94.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.2% were flats, units or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.4 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 5.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 34 15.7 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 113 52.3 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 50 23.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.9 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.6% had 1 bedroom, 15.7% had 2 bedrooms and 52.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 103 47.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 61 28.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 45 20.8 515,586 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 7 3.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gunbower (State Suburbs), 47.7% were owned outright, 28.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 148 67.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 70 32.1 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.9% were family households, 32.1% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), 38.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.6% 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 Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.0 -- 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 Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
None 15 6.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 56 25.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 89 40.8 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 47 21.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 5.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), 25.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.6% 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 Gunbower % 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 Gunbower (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 Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Gunbower % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 130 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Gunbower (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $130 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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