2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Halls Gap

Code SSC20585 (SSC)
People 613
Male 313
Female 300
Median age 48
Families 181
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 681
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $920
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $151
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Total 613 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 313 51.1 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 300 48.9 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 3.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 613 people in Halls Gap (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.4% of the population.

Age Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 2.3 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 4.1 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 49 8.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 32 5.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 30 4.9 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 3.6 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 26 4.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 43 7.0 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 34 5.5 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 50 8.1 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 53 8.6 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 63 10.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 74 12.1 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 40 6.5 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 25 4.1 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 2.9 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 1.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 1.0 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Halls Gap (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 282 53.8 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 4.6 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 38 7.3 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 25 4.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 155 29.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Halls Gap (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.8% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Halls Gap (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 240 52.7 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 63 13.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 152 33.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Halls Gap (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.0 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 50 34.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.0 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 21 14.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 7.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.0 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 6.1 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 6.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 5.4 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 30 20.4 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 147 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs) 23.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.1% were in primary school, 23.6% in secondary school and 15.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 513 83.6 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 85 14.7 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 44 7.6 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 26 4.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 424 73.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 73.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 188 56.8 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 115 34.7 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 2.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 331 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 331 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Halls Gap (State Suburbs). Of these 56.8% were employed full time, 34.7% were employed part-time and 2.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 46 14.3 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 9.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 39 12.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 41 12.7 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 147 45.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 14.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Halls Gap (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 539 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,071 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 920 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Halls Gap (State Suburbs) was $539.

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

Unpaid work Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 391 74.2 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 123 23.4 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 67 12.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 166 31.7 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.4% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 93 17.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 153 29.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 86 16.3 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 11.2 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 105 58.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 51 28.3 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 24 13.3 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 28.3% were couple families with children, 58.3% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs) 13.0% of single parents were male and 87.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,463 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,050 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,050 and those without children was $1,463.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 44 28.0 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 8.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 18.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 8.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 5.1 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 19.7 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 6 3.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 8.3 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.0% had both partners employed full-time, 8.3% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 250 40.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 366 59.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 40.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 59.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 233 92.8 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 6 2.4 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 4.8 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 92.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 4.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.6 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 4.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 56 22.0 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 111 43.7 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 68 26.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.2 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 Halls Gap (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.7% had 1 bedroom, 22.0% had 2 bedrooms and 43.7% 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 Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 112 44.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 54 21.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 80 31.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.6 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 44.3% were owned outright, 21.3% were owned with a mortgage and 31.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 179 71.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 65 25.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.8 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.3% were family households, 25.9% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.3 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 29.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.5% 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 Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 151 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 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 Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
None 11 4.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 92 36.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 86 34.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 56 22.2 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.8 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), 36.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.2% 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 Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 27.3 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 16 72.7 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Halls Gap (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 27.3%) were male and 16 (or 72.7%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Halls Gap % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 120 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Halls Gap (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $120 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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