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Australia | Victoria | Commonwealth Electoral Divisions

Goldstein, Vic

Code CED216 (CED)
People 134,716
Male 64,722
Female 69,994
Median age 41
Families 35,892
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 56,144
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,681
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,300
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Total 134,716 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 64,722 48.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 69,994 52.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 223 0.2 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 134,716 people in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 8,205 6.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 9,036 6.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 8,598 6.4 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 8,235 6.1 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7,832 5.8 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 6,654 4.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6,675 5.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 9,067 6.7 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 11,310 8.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 10,633 7.9 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 9,897 7.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 8,486 6.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 7,815 5.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 5,894 4.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4,411 3.3 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3,678 2.7 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3,719 2.8 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4,571 3.4 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58,010 53.3 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 2,421 2.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 8,204 7.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 7,095 6.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 33,150 30.4 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 9.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52,805 53.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 6,992 7.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 39,251 39.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 2,725 6.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 6,890 16.6 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 2,508 6.0 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 2,482 6.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3,094 7.5 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 1,823 4.4 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4,224 10.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,088 5.0 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7,234 17.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 971 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 7,433 17.9 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 41,472 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 22.0% in secondary school and 22.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 90,624 67.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 49,100 38.5 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 10,346 8.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7,486 5.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 60,489 47.5 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 47.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 39,686 58.1 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 22,213 32.5 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3,542 5.2 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 2,844 4.2 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 68,285 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 68,285 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions). Of these 58.1% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 8,577 13.1 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6,988 10.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 6,651 10.2 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 7,991 12.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 31,689 48.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 723 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,260 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,681 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) was $723.

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

Unpaid work Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 80,604 74.0 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 32,486 29.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 12,894 11.8 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 22,043 20.2 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 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, 29.8% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 27,899 25.6 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 29,393 27.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 13,509 12.4 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 9,801 9.0 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 12,419 34.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 18,298 51.0 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 4,623 12.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 552 1.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 51.0% were couple families with children, 34.6% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.0 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.0 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions) 18.0% of single parents were male and 82.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,479 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,061 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,061 and those without children was $2,479.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 6,344 20.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 1,283 4.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7,878 25.6 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5,127 16.7 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 1,654 5.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 4,789 15.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 1,691 5.5 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 1,954 6.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of couple families, 20.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 25.6% 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 Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 49,622 91.5 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 4,598 8.5 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 91.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 31,929 64.3 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8,495 17.1 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 8,939 18.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 228 0.5 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 64.3% were separate houses, 17.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 18.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 130 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 2,303 4.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13,137 26.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 20,037 40.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 13,335 26.9 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 683 1.4 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of occupied private dwellings 4.6% had 1 bedroom, 26.5% had 2 bedrooms and 40.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 19,683 39.7 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 16,169 32.6 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 12,278 24.7 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 391 0.8 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 1,102 2.2 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 39.7% were owned outright, 32.6% were owned with a mortgage and 24.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 35,522 71.6 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 12,496 25.2 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 1,606 3.2 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), of all households, 71.6% were family households, 25.2% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.9 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 18.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.2% 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 Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,300 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.6 -- 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 Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
None 3,805 7.7 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 17,906 36.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 19,946 40.2 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 6,738 13.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,227 2.5 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), 36.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.6% 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 Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 225 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 103 45.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 122 54.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), there were 225 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 103 (or 45.8%) were male and 122 (or 54.2%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,261 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,261.

Mortgage and rent Goldstein, Vic % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 298 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,721 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Goldstein, Vic (Commonwealth Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $298 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,721.

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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