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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Auburn (C)

Code LGA10200 (LGA)
People 73,738
Male 38,225
Female 35,513
Median age 31
Families 18,304
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 24,636
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,160
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 73,738 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 38,225 51.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 35,513 48.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 449 0.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 73,738 people in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5,639 7.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 4,524 6.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 4,333 5.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 4,678 6.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 6,823 9.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 8,246 11.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6,875 9.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 5,443 7.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 5,044 6.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 4,782 6.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 4,505 6.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 3,709 5.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,830 3.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,898 2.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,535 2.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 1,118 1.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 898 1.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 858 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 31,541 53.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 1,642 2.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 3,650 6.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 2,296 3.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 20,112 33.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 53.2% were married and 8.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 27,360 51.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,001 3.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 23,778 44.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 974 3.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 3,372 12.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 922 3.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 782 2.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3,089 11.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 930 3.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 639 2.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,434 9.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4,406 16.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 1,295 4.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 8,033 29.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 26,876 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) 36.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.9% were in primary school, 17.3% in secondary school and 25.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 26,445 35.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 55,260 83.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 2,342 3.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,581 2.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,895 10.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 10.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 83.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 18,669 59.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 8,242 26.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,997 6.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 2,719 8.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 31,627 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 31,627 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 59.0% were employed full time, 26.1% were employed part-time and 8.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 2,423 8.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 3,237 11.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 2,587 8.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 6,842 23.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 11,827 40.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

Occupation Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 420 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,161 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,160 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) was $420.

Travel to work, top responses Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 31,589 53.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 13,573 22.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 5,916 10.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 5,681 9.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.9% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 11,518 19.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 10,986 18.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 4,659 7.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 4,425 7.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 18.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 5,331 29.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 9,627 52.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 2,804 15.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 541 3.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 52.6% were couple families with children, 29.1% were couple families without children and 15.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas) 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,003 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,119 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,119 and those without children was $2,003.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 2,871 19.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 581 3.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,603 10.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3,246 21.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 1,293 8.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 3,514 23.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 914 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 939 6.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 19.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 10.7% 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 Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 22,078 94.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,183 5.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 10,996 49.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,671 12.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 8,334 37.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 54 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 49.8% were separate houses, 12.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 37.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 192 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 996 4.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 7,930 35.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 8,272 37.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 4,094 18.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 597 2.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 35.9% had 2 bedrooms and 37.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5,504 24.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 7,105 32.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 8,586 38.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 135 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 750 3.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 24.9% were owned outright, 32.2% were owned with a mortgage and 38.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 17,195 77.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 3,760 17.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 1,124 5.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 77.9% were family households, 17.0% were single person households and 5.1% were group households.

Household income Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 24.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.5% 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 Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.0 -- 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 Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.9 -- 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 Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3,161 14.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 9,391 42.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 6,492 29.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,120 9.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 915 4.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), 42.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.6% 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 Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 448 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 256 57.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 192 42.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 448 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 256 (or 57.1%) were male and 192 (or 42.9%) 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 Auburn (C) % 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 2.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,312 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,312.

Mortgage and rent Auburn (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 325 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Auburn (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $325 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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