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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Hunters Hill (A)

Code LGA14100 (LGA)
People 13,215
Male 6,538
Female 6,677
Median age 42
Families 3,276
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 5,074
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $2,178
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $390
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 Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 13,215 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,538 49.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,677 50.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 54 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 13,215 people in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) 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 Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 772 5.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 826 6.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 917 6.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,134 8.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 651 4.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 491 3.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 574 4.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 807 6.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 990 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 947 7.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 874 6.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 833 6.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 841 6.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 605 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 472 3.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 389 2.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 448 3.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 646 4.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,588 52.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 192 1.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 745 7.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 818 7.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,350 31.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 52.3% were married and 8.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,026 55.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 584 6.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,448 38.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 266 6.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 558 12.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 320 7.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 174 4.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 138 3.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 930 21.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 320 7.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 145 3.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 710 16.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 74 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 703 16.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,338 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) 32.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.2% were in primary school, 32.0% in secondary school and 19.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 9,248 70.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,549 36.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,215 9.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 815 6.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,993 47.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 47.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,794 62.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,795 29.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 296 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 221 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,106 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,106 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas). Of these 62.1% were employed full time, 29.4% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 664 11.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 597 10.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 537 9.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 616 10.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,176 54.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 820 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,715 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,178 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) was $820.

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

Unpaid work Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,631 71.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,054 28.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,288 12.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,745 25.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.6% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,646 24.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,691 25.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,317 12.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 973 9.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,162 35.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,715 52.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 365 11.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 52.4% were couple families with children, 35.5% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas) 17.0% of single parents were male and 83.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,044 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,475 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,475 and those without children was $3,044.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 631 21.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 106 3.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 665 23.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 561 19.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 158 5.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 439 15.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 138 4.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 182 6.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 21.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 23.1% 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 Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,489 91.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 439 8.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,923 65.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 444 9.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,084 24.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 37 0.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 65.1% were separate houses, 9.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 24.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 47 1.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 352 7.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 977 21.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,463 32.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,582 35.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 68 1.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 7.8% had 1 bedroom, 21.8% had 2 bedrooms and 32.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,759 39.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,421 31.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,156 25.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 60 1.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 95 2.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 39.2% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 25.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 3,229 71.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,163 25.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 98 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 71.9% were family households, 25.9% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 17.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.9% 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 Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 420 9.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,509 33.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,729 38.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 722 16.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 108 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), 33.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.1% 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 Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 56 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 41 73.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 15 26.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), there were 56 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 41 (or 73.2%) were male and 15 (or 26.8%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hunters Hill (A) % 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 1.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,083 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.9, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,083.

Mortgage and rent Hunters Hill (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 475 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 5,063 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Hunters Hill (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $475 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $5,063.

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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