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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Victoria | State Suburbs

Gladstone Park

Code SSC20530 (SSC)
People 8,329
Male 4,120
Female 4,209
Median age 42
Families 2,400
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,241
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,122
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,571
Median weekly rent $300
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 Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Total 8,329 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,120 49.5 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,209 50.5 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 32 0.4 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,329 people in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 415 5.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 391 4.7 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 496 6.0 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 519 6.2 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 561 6.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 542 6.5 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 519 6.2 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 510 6.1 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 520 6.2 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 515 6.2 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 563 6.8 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 607 7.3 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 729 8.8 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 531 6.4 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 375 4.5 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 262 3.1 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 165 2.0 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 110 1.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,656 52.0 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 270 3.8 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 520 7.4 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 419 6.0 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,166 30.8 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.0% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,437 52.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 316 4.8 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,817 42.9 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 83 3.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 370 17.2 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 122 5.7 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 30 1.4 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 403 18.8 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 76 3.5 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 51 2.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 188 8.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 245 11.4 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 49 2.3 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 528 24.6 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,145 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) 25.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.3% were in primary school, 24.7% in secondary school and 20.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 5,062 60.8 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,208 53.8 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 512 6.5 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 321 4.1 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,785 35.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 35.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 53.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,452 61.3 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,064 26.6 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 250 6.3 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 232 5.8 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,998 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,998 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs). Of these 61.3% were employed full time, 26.6% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 361 9.6 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 326 8.7 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 379 10.1 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 871 23.1 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,577 41.9 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 9.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 486 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,276 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,122 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) was $486.

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

Unpaid work Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,416 62.8 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,712 24.3 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 961 13.7 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 712 10.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.3% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,421 20.2 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,539 21.9 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 777 11.0 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 680 9.7 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 21.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 831 34.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,070 44.6 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 454 18.9 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 46 1.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 44.6% were couple families with children, 34.6% were couple families without children and 18.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.3 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.7 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs) 20.3% of single parents were male and 79.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 1,904 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,105 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,105 and those without children was $1,904.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 332 17.4 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 58 3.0 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 312 16.4 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 324 17.0 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 131 6.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 533 28.0 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 111 5.8 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 103 5.4 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 16.4% 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 Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,974 93.8 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 196 6.2 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,928 98.5 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 0.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 32 1.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.2 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 50 1.7 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 76 2.6 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,888 63.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 894 30.1 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 55 1.9 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 2.6% had 2 bedrooms and 63.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,413 47.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 941 31.7 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 524 17.6 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 88 3.0 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 47.5% were owned outright, 31.7% were owned with a mortgage and 17.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 2,328 78.3 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 582 19.6 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 62 2.1 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.3% were family households, 19.6% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.6 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.8 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 23.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.8% 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 Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,571 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
None 155 5.2 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 954 32.1 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,142 38.4 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 623 21.0 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 99 3.3 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), 32.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.0% 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 Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 33 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 36.4 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 21 63.6 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), there were 33 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 36.4%) were male and 21 (or 63.6%) 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 Gladstone Park % Victoria % 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 677 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gladstone Park (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 $677.

Mortgage and rent Gladstone Park % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 260 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,550 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Gladstone Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $260 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,550.

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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