2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Gumeracha

Code SSC40262 (SSC)
People 1,018
Male 477
Female 541
Median age 45
Families 283
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 414
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,161
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,371
Median weekly rent $243
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Total 1,018 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 477 46.9 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 541 53.1 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.3 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,018 people in Gumeracha (State Suburbs) of these 46.9% were male and 53.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 2.1 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 63 6.2 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 73 7.2 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 88 8.6 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 54 5.3 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 24 2.4 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 38 3.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 58 5.7 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 84 8.3 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 93 9.1 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 88 8.6 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 66 6.5 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 67 6.6 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 56 5.5 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 3.7 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 2.2 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 37 3.6 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 48 4.7 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gumeracha (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 457 53.3 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 2.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 71 8.3 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 71 8.3 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 242 28.2 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gumeracha (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 86 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gumeracha (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 397 54.1 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 73 9.9 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 264 36.0 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gumeracha (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 71 26.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 34 12.8 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 42 15.8 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 33 12.4 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 7.5 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 36 13.5 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 11 4.1 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 19 7.1 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 266 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs) 26.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.6% were in primary school, 28.7% in secondary school and 21.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 831 81.6 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 232 24.1 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 81 8.4 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 50 5.2 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 598 62.2 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 62.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 287 54.7 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 182 34.7 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 35 6.7 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 21 4.0 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 525 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 525 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gumeracha (State Suburbs). Of these 54.7% were employed full time, 34.7% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 64 12.7 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 50 9.9 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 66 13.1 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 74 14.7 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 216 42.8 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gumeracha (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 521 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,429 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,161 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gumeracha (State Suburbs) was $521.

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

Unpaid work Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 634 74.0 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 220 25.6 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 100 11.7 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 247 28.8 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.6% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 175 20.4 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 210 24.5 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 148 17.3 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 96 11.2 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 24.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.3% 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 Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 123 43.3 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 123 43.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 38 13.4 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 43.3% were couple families with children, 43.3% were couple families without children and 13.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.4 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.6 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs) 19.4% of single parents were male and 80.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 2,100 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,937 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,937 and those without children was $2,100.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 54 22.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 5.8 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 61 25.1 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 33 13.6 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 4.5 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 39 16.0 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 17 7.0 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 5.8 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 25.1% 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 Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 363 88.5 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 47 11.5 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 88.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 338 93.4 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 5.0 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 1.7 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 93.4% were separate houses, 5.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 5.8 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 33 9.1 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 177 49.0 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 127 35.2 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.8 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 9.1% had 2 bedrooms and 49.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 134 37.4 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 160 44.7 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 51 14.2 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.1 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 2.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 37.4% were owned outright, 44.7% were owned with a mortgage and 14.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 279 77.3 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 77 21.3 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.3% were family households, 21.3% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.5 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.3 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 24.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.3% 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 Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 243 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 9.3 -- 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 Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,371 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 8.8 -- 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 Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
None 17 4.7 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 92 25.5 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 150 41.6 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 96 26.6 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 1.7 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), 25.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.6% 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 Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gumeracha (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 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gumeracha (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Gumeracha % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Gumeracha (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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