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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Blue Haven

Code SSC10252 (SSC)
People 6,167
Male 3,019
Female 3,148
Median age 32
Families 1,687
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,221
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,072
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,167 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,019 49.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,148 51.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 305 4.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,167 people in Blue Haven (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.9% of the population.

Age Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 548 8.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 571 9.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 552 9.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 488 7.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 302 4.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 401 6.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 453 7.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 477 7.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 447 7.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 379 6.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 284 4.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 266 4.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 276 4.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 240 3.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 219 3.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 130 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 74 1.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 58 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Blue Haven (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,237 49.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 202 4.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 416 9.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 195 4.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,447 32.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Blue Haven (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.7% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Blue Haven (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,113 49.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 450 10.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,674 39.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Blue Haven (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 158 7.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 599 28.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 96 4.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 33 1.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 410 19.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 77 3.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 22 1.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 131 6.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 114 5.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 33 1.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 404 19.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,077 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs) 33.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.1% were in primary school, 24.6% in secondary school and 11.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,198 84.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 913 15.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 461 7.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 350 6.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,086 70.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 70.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,501 56.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 773 29.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 166 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 221 8.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,661 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,661 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Blue Haven (State Suburbs). Of these 56.4% were employed full time, 29.0% were employed part-time and 8.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 251 10.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 229 9.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 293 12.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 575 23.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 927 37.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Blue Haven (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 491 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,191 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,072 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Blue Haven (State Suburbs) was $491.

Travel to work, top responses Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,134 69.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,617 35.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 513 11.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 483 10.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.9% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 895 19.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,120 24.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 556 12.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 564 12.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 509 30.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 798 47.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 363 21.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 47.3% were couple families with children, 30.2% were couple families without children and 21.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs) 13.5% of single parents were male and 86.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,842 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,882 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,882 and those without children was $1,842.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 280 21.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 3.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 253 19.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 194 14.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 62 4.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 308 23.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 84 6.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 84 6.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 19.4% 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 Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,044 94.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 125 5.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,004 98.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 32 1.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 98.1% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 0.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 61 3.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 987 48.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 951 46.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 29 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 3.0% had 2 bedrooms and 48.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 489 24.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 922 45.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 568 27.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 53 2.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 24.0% were owned outright, 45.2% were owned with a mortgage and 27.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,651 80.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 339 16.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 51 2.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.9% were family households, 16.6% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 24.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.8% 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 Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.0 -- 11.6 -- 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 Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.6 -- 10.5 -- 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 Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
None 76 3.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 807 39.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 763 37.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 337 16.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 59 2.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), 39.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.5% 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 Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 305 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 159 52.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 146 47.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Blue Haven (State Suburbs), there were 305 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 159 (or 52.1%) were male and 146 (or 47.9%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 979 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $979.

Mortgage and rent Blue Haven % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 290 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Blue Haven (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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