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Gannawarra Shire

Market characteristics

Gannawarra Shire has a lower proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to Victoria.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of Gannawarra Shire's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about Gannawarra Shire's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
Gannawarra Shire20162011Change
NameNumber%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents10,54999.9100.010,365100.0100.0+184
Males5,25749.849.15,14249.649.2+115
Females5,29350.150.95,22350.450.8+70
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years1,68015.918.21,88318.218.7-203
15 - 24 years1,06610.113.01,0199.813.5+47
25 - 54 years3,27931.141.83,40532.842.3-126
55 - 64 Years1,61915.311.41,55515.011.4+64
65 years and over2,91127.615.62,50324.114.2+408
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school7427.07.98017.77.7-59
Secondary school6616.36.17277.06.5-66
TAFE1101.01.71231.22.2-13
University1000.95.5830.84.6+17
Diversity--------------
Total overseas born5495.228.35215.026.2+28
Speaks language other than English at home2041.925.91551.523.0+49
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all310.34.5170.24.0+14
Qualifications--------------
Bachelor or higher degree6977.924.36117.220.8+86
Advanced Diploma or Diploma5526.29.24215.08.4+131
Certificate level1,90121.416.91,60919.016.4+292
No qualification4,55051.339.64,78256.343.9-232
Household income--------------
Nill to $6491,22228.518.3--------
$650 to $1,4991,59837.329.0--------
$1,500 to $2,44968315.922.2--------
$2,500 or more 2936.820.2--------
Housing tenure--------------
Owned2,05945.630.72,02446.533.0+35
Purchasing1,10424.533.51,05424.234.5+50
Renting89319.827.595922.025.9-66
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house5,00294.772.14,82792.875.8+175
Medium house1853.519.42635.118.1-78
High density00.07.450.15.3-5

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

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