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South Gippsland Shire

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
South Gippsland Shire
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> South Gippsland Shire 27,706 27,838 27,895 27,756 27,512 27,173 26,903 26,556 26,350 26,128 26,068
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  South Gippsland Shire Regional VIC Victoria Australia
Median Age 44 41 37 37
Median weekly household income $871 $926 $1,214 $1,230
Couples with children 27% 27% 32% 31%
Older couples without children 14% 11% 9% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 5% 11% 23% 25%
Households with a mortgage 33% 32% 34% 33%
Median weekly rent $180 $192 $280 $289
Households renting 18% 24% 26% 29%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 5% 6% 20% 16%
University attendance 1% 2% 5% 4%
Bachelor or Higher degree 12% 13% 21% 19%
Vocational 23% 21% 16% 18%
Unemployment 3.7% 5.2% 5.4% 5.6%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 1000 978 1010 1002
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