2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Gin Gin (Qld)

Code SSC30645 (SSC)
People 1,190
Male 586
Female 604
Median age 48
Families 331
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 640
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $628
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,053
Median weekly rent $175
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,190 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 586 49.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 604 50.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 44 3.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,190 people in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

Age Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 65 5.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 71 6.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 90 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 78 6.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 48 4.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 36 3.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 31 2.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 70 5.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 68 5.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 68 5.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 90 7.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 86 7.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 106 8.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 107 9.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 55 4.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 55 4.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 2.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 35 2.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 492 50.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 51 5.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 108 11.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 81 8.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 240 24.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.6% were married and 16.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 448 51.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 72 8.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 346 40.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 12 4.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 95 31.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 1.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 67 22.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 1.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 4.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 5.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 79 26.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 299 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.6% were in primary school, 24.5% in secondary school and 9.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 967 81.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 195 17.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 69 6.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 48 4.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 808 72.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 72.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 220 52.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 124 29.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 35 8.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 38 9.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 417 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 417 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 52.8% were employed full time, 29.7% were employed part-time and 9.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 42 11.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 43 11.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 37 9.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 52 13.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 168 44.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 364 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 795 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 628 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $364.

Travel to work, top responses Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 670 69.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 226 23.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 153 15.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 269 27.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.2% provided care for children and 15.8% 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 Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 148 15.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 237 24.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 139 14.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 148 15.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 24.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 178 53.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 93 28.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 58 17.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.0% were couple families with children, 53.6% were couple families without children and 17.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs) 26.7% of single parents were male and 73.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,321 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,042 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,042 and those without children was $1,321.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 38 14.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 4.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 38 14.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 28 10.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 14 5.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 108 39.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 4.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 8.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 14.0% 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 Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 493 84.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 88 15.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 84.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 420 85.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 3.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 17 3.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 38 7.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 85.2% were separate houses, 3.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flats, units or apartments and 7.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 38 7.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 88 17.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 235 47.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 112 22.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 2.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.7% had 1 bedroom, 17.9% had 2 bedrooms and 47.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 205 41.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 107 21.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 161 32.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 3.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 41.6% were owned outright, 21.7% were owned with a mortgage and 32.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 331 67.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 154 31.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 1.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.1% were family households, 31.2% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 47.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 47.2% 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 Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 175 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.8 -- 11.9 -- 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 Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,053 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 9.7 -- 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 Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 34 6.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 212 43.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 157 31.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 70 14.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 4.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), 43.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.2% 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 Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 47 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 25 53.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 46.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 47 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 25 (or 53.2%) were male and 22 (or 46.8%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 666 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.7 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $666.

Mortgage and rent Gin Gin (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 131 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Gin Gin (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $131 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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