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Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gembrook

Code SSC20521 (SSC)
People 2,149
Male 1,117
Female 1,032
Median age 40
Families 598
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 810
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,306
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,800
Median weekly rent $230
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Total 2,149 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,117 52.0 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,032 48.0 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 0.8 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,149 people in Gembrook (State Suburbs) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 132 6.1 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 149 6.9 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 176 8.2 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 158 7.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 109 5.1 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 79 3.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 107 5.0 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 161 7.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 181 8.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 187 8.7 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 194 9.0 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 134 6.2 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 116 5.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 110 5.1 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 79 3.7 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 1.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 26 1.2 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 19 0.9 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gembrook (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 938 55.4 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 53 3.1 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 133 7.9 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 50 3.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 520 30.7 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gembrook (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.4% were married and 11.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gembrook (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 853 55.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 152 9.9 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 532 34.6 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gembrook (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 45 6.6 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 157 23.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.4 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 33 4.8 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 111 16.3 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 15 2.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 43 6.3 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 53 7.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 37 5.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 1.2 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 178 26.1 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 683 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gembrook (State Suburbs) 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.3% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 12.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 1,676 78.0 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 455 22.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 201 10.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 115 5.8 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,217 61.2 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), 61.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 627 57.5 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 337 30.9 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 62 5.7 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 65 6.0 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,091 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,091 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gembrook (State Suburbs). Of these 57.5% were employed full time, 30.9% were employed part-time and 6.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 128 12.5 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 98 9.5 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 116 11.3 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 149 14.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 475 46.3 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gembrook (State Suburbs), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 527 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,428 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,306 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gembrook (State Suburbs) was $527.

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

Unpaid work Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,235 72.9 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 540 32.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 197 11.6 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 335 19.8 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.0% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 313 18.5 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 441 26.0 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 248 14.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 229 13.5 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gembrook (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 214 35.8 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 296 49.5 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 85 14.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.5 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gembrook (State Suburbs), 49.5% were couple families with children, 35.8% were couple families without children and 14.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.4 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.6 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Gembrook (State Suburbs) 22.4% of single parents were male and 77.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,728 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,125 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,125 and those without children was $1,728.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 101 19.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 31 6.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 128 25.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 74 14.4 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 39 7.6 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 84 16.4 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 37 7.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 3.7 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.7% had both partners employed full-time, 6.0% had both employed part-time and 25.0% 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 Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 698 91.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 69 9.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), 91.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 698 100.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gembrook (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 18 2.6 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 78 11.1 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 342 48.9 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 253 36.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 1.3 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 11.1% had 2 bedrooms and 48.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 240 34.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 374 53.5 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 57 8.2 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.7 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 3.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gembrook (State Suburbs), 34.3% were owned outright, 53.5% were owned with a mortgage and 8.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 588 83.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 104 14.8 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 1.3 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.9% were family households, 14.8% were single person households and 1.3% were group households.

Household income Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.8 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.7 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), 18.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.7% 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 Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.7 -- 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 Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.7 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.3 -- 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 Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
None 10 1.4 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 130 18.5 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 309 44.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 231 33.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 21 3.0 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), 18.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.0% 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 Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 47.4 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 10 52.6 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gembrook (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 47.4%) were male and 10 (or 52.6%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,416 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gembrook (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,416.

Mortgage and rent Gembrook % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,603 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Gembrook (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 $1,603.

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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