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Ryde (C)

Code LGA16700 (LGA)
People 103,038
Male 50,060
Female 52,978
Median age 36
Families 26,965
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 41,676
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,466
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,329
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 103,038 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 50,060 48.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 52,978 51.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 352 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 103,038 people in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6,364 6.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 5,551 5.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 5,204 5.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 5,578 5.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 8,932 8.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 8,561 8.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 8,310 8.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 8,025 7.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 7,240 7.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 7,183 7.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 6,568 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 5,741 5.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 5,099 4.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 3,662 3.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3,237 3.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 2,787 2.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 2,499 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 2,500 2.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43,385 50.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 1,787 2.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 5,516 6.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4,784 5.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 30,451 35.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 50.5% were married and 8.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 39,944 50.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 4,641 5.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 33,955 43.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 1,730 5.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 4,473 13.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 2,033 6.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 603 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 2,904 8.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 1,858 5.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 745 2.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,399 7.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9,329 28.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 861 2.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 5,713 17.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 32,648 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.8% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 35.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 54,661 53.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 55,870 57.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 6,193 6.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 4,258 4.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 30,692 31.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 31.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 33,594 63.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 14,134 26.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 2,579 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3,057 5.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 53,364 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 53,364 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 63.0% were employed full time, 26.5% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 4,997 9.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 4,885 9.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 4,244 8.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9,407 18.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 24,187 48.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 635 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,841 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,466 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) was $635.

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

Unpaid work Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 59,335 69.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 22,035 25.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 9,195 10.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 14,776 17.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.6% provided care for children and 10.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 20,563 23.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 22,047 25.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 9,631 11.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 7,097 8.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 25.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 9,549 35.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 13,230 49.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3,575 13.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 611 2.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 49.1% were couple families with children, 35.4% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas) 17.3% of single parents were male and 82.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,346 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,787 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,787 and those without children was $2,346.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 5,760 25.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 826 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 4,644 20.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3,966 17.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 1,203 5.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 3,923 17.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 1,233 5.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 1,226 5.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 25.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 20.4% 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 Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 37,677 93.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 2,521 6.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 93.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 19,884 52.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5,690 15.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 12,020 31.9 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 58 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 52.8% were separate houses, 15.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 31.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 188 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3,062 8.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12,105 32.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 12,802 34.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 8,927 23.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 594 1.6 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 8.1% had 1 bedroom, 32.1% had 2 bedrooms and 34.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 12,134 32.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 11,561 30.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 12,826 34.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 333 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 822 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 32.2% were owned outright, 30.7% were owned with a mortgage and 34.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 26,166 69.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 9,504 25.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 2,007 5.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 25.2% were single person households and 5.3% were group households.

Household income Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 20.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.9% 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 Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,329 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 4,781 12.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 16,197 43.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 11,807 31.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 3,975 10.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 918 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), 43.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.5% 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 Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 354 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 170 48.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 184 52.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 354 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 170 (or 48.0%) were male and 184 (or 52.0%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ryde (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 1,739 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ryde (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 $1,739.

Mortgage and rent Ryde (C) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 330 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,535 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ryde (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,535.

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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