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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Gannawarra (S)

Code LGA22250 (LGA)
People 10,366
Male 5,143
Female 5,223
Median age 47
Families 2,783
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 5,205
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $764
Median monthly mortgage repayments $988
Median weekly rent $125
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 Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 10,366 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,143 49.6 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,223 50.4 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 165 1.6 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,366 people in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 568 5.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 567 5.5 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 756 7.3 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 663 6.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 350 3.4 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 403 3.9 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 435 4.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 507 4.9 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 630 6.1 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 697 6.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 743 7.2 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 780 7.5 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 773 7.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 701 6.8 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 611 5.9 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 460 4.4 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 378 3.6 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 344 3.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,623 54.5 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 271 3.2 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 651 7.7 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 768 9.1 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,173 25.6 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 54.5% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,102 54.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 607 8.1 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,815 37.4 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 147 5.5 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 587 21.9 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 158 5.9 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 54 2.0 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 619 23.1 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 79 2.9 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 32 1.2 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 123 4.6 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 83 3.1 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 48 1.8 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 755 28.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,685 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 27.2% in secondary school and 7.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 9,281 89.5 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 673 6.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 416 4.3 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 278 2.9 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 8,318 85.9 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 85.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,653 58.2 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,424 31.3 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 300 6.6 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 179 3.9 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,556 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,556 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 58.2% were employed full time, 31.3% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 525 12.0 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 395 9.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 498 11.4 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 578 13.2 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,079 47.5 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 422 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 962 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 764 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) was $422.

Travel to work, top responses Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,815 68.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,185 25.7 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,018 12.0 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,751 32.4 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,453 17.1 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,944 22.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,195 14.1 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,229 14.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,373 49.3 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,024 36.8 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 356 12.8 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 30 1.1 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 36.8% were couple families with children, 49.3% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.9 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.1 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas) 19.9% of single parents were male and 80.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,288 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,491 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,491 and those without children was $1,288.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 466 19.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 100 4.2 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 539 22.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 271 11.3 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 129 5.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 613 25.5 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 145 6.0 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 137 5.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 19.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,163 83.1 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 847 16.9 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 83.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,894 93.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 64 1.5 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 147 3.5 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 55 1.3 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 93.5% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.3 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 113 2.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 632 15.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,213 53.1 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,082 26.0 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 111 2.7 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 Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 15.2% had 2 bedrooms and 53.1% 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 Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,992 47.8 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,049 25.2 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 930 22.3 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 36 0.9 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 157 3.8 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 47.8% were owned outright, 25.2% were owned with a mortgage and 22.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,764 66.4 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,327 31.9 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 70 1.7 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.4% were family households, 31.9% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.1 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 39.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.2% 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 Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 125 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 988 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.2 -- 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 Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
None 244 5.9 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,328 31.9 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,596 38.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 817 19.6 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 177 4.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), 31.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.6% 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 Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 166 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 81 48.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 85 51.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 166 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 81 (or 48.8%) were male and 85 (or 51.2%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 644 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $644.

Mortgage and rent Gannawarra (S) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 138 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 988 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Gannawarra (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $138 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $988.

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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