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White Gums

Code SSC70200 (SSC)
People 163
Male 82
Female 81
Median age 48
Families 41
Average children per family 2.3
All private dwellings 106
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,042
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $131
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 163 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 82 50.3 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 81 49.7 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 8.0 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 163 people in White Gums (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.0% of the population.

Age White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 7 4.3 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 6 3.7 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 5 3.1 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 8 4.9 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 2.5 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 8.0 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6 3.7 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 11 6.7 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 11 6.7 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 17 10.4 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 19 11.7 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 22 13.5 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 9 5.5 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 13 8.0 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 6 3.7 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 1,726 0.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.8 1,112 0.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.8 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in White Gums (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.2% of the population.

Registered marital status White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 42.1 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 4.3 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 16.4 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 2.1 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 49 35.0 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in White Gums (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.1% were married and 20.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 62 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in White Gums (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 42.0 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 10 8.9 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 55 49.1 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In White Gums (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in White Gums (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 4 8.7 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 0 0.0 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 6.5 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 8.7 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 13.0 1,780 2.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 6.5 2,823 3.9 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 6.5 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 50.0 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 46 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In White Gums (State Suburbs) 29.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 14.9% were in primary school, 19.1% in secondary school and 8.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 124 76.1 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 22 15.5 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 7.7 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 6 4.2 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 103 72.5 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In White Gums (State Suburbs), 72.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 64 66.7 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 17 17.7 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 11.5 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 4.2 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 96 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 96 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in White Gums (State Suburbs). Of these 66.7% were employed full time, 17.7% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7 7.4 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 3 3.2 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7 7.4 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 19 20.2 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 48 51.1 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in White Gums (State Suburbs), 7.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in White Gums (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 859 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 2,031 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,042 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in White Gums (State Suburbs) was $859.

Travel to work, top responses White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 98 70.0 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 29 20.6 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 23 16.3 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 35 24.8 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In White Gums (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.6% provided care for children and 16.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 25 17.9 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 43 30.7 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 20 14.3 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 11 7.9 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in White Gums (State Suburbs), 30.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 19 46.3 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 15 36.6 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 17.1 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in White Gums (State Suburbs), 36.6% were couple families with children, 46.3% were couple families without children and 17.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In White Gums (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 1,708 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,125 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In White Gums (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,125 and those without children was $1,708.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 8 25.8 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 5 16.1 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 7 22.6 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 0 0.0 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 4 12.9 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 22.6 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In White Gums (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.8% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 16.1% 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 White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 58 95.1 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 3 4.9 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In White Gums (State Suburbs), 95.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 33 56.9 41,186 67.6 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 6,880 11.3 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 10,087 16.6 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 25 43.1 2,471 4.1 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in White Gums (State Suburbs), 56.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 43.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 11.9 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 18.6 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 8 13.6 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 8 13.6 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 21 35.6 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 6.8 2,024 3.3 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In White Gums (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 18.6% had 1 bedroom, 13.6% had 2 bedrooms and 13.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 30 50.0 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 17 28.3 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 7 11.7 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 10.0 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in White Gums (State Suburbs), 50.0% were owned outright, 28.3% were owned with a mortgage and 11.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 35 57.4 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 22 36.1 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 6.6 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In White Gums (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.4% were family households, 36.1% were single person households and 6.6% were group households.

Household income White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.8 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.1 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In White Gums (State Suburbs), 9.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.1% 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 White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 131 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 9.0 -- 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 White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 7.7 -- 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 White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 0 0.0 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 15 25.0 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 20 33.3 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 35.0 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 6.7 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In White Gums (State Suburbs), 25.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.0% 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 White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 42.9 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 8 57.1 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 55 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in White Gums (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 42.9%) were male and 8 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 55 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In White Gums (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 $2,083.

Mortgage and rent White Gums % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,767 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In White Gums (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 $4,767.

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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