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2066, NSW

Code POA2066 (POA)
People 27,624
Male 13,319
Female 14,305
Median age 37
Families 7,345
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 11,524
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $2,121
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,708
Median weekly rent $418
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 27,624 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 13,319 48.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 14,305 51.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 73 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 27,624 people in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,996 7.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,843 6.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,571 5.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,517 5.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,508 5.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,890 6.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,242 8.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,314 8.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 2,172 7.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,997 7.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,758 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,549 5.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,467 5.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,100 4.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 793 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 603 2.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 565 2.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 737 2.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.7% of the population.

Registered marital status 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 11,712 52.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 435 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,563 7.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,153 5.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 7,357 33.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) aged 15 years and over, 52.7% were married and 9.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 10,801 53.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,570 7.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 7,961 39.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 611 7.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,488 17.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 584 6.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 253 3.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 502 6.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 795 9.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 509 6.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 480 5.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,743 20.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 224 2.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,234 14.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 8,423 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.6% were in primary school, 21.4% in secondary school and 26.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 17,504 63.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 11,375 43.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 2,328 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,711 6.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 10,900 41.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 41.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 43.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 9,805 64.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 4,083 27.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 691 4.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 543 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 15,122 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 15,122 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas). Of these 64.8% were employed full time, 27.0% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,475 10.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,367 9.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,242 8.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,912 13.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 7,895 54.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 945 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,614 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,121 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) was $945.

Travel to work, top responses 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 17,159 77.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 6,796 30.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,412 10.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 5,270 23.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.6% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 6,129 27.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 6,462 29.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 2,662 12.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,907 8.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 29.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,598 35.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 3,755 51.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 835 11.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 158 2.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 51.1% were couple families with children, 35.4% were couple families without children and 11.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,867 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,351 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,351 and those without children was $2,867.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,774 27.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 218 3.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,455 22.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,098 17.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 294 4.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 769 12.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 369 5.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 373 5.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), of couple families, 27.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 22.9% 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 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 10,356 92.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 802 7.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 92.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,297 51.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 681 6.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4,320 41.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 24 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 51.1% were separate houses, 6.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 41.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 143 1.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 678 6.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3,563 34.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 3,064 29.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,776 26.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 132 1.3 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 34.4% had 2 bedrooms and 29.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,384 32.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 3,611 34.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 3,053 29.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 138 1.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 169 1.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 32.7% were owned outright, 34.9% were owned with a mortgage and 29.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 7,223 69.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 2,640 25.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 492 4.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), of all households, 69.8% were family households, 25.5% were single person households and 4.8% were group households.

Household income 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 27.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 14.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 27.8% 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 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 418 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.6 -- 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 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,708 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.8 -- 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 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
None 989 9.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 4,578 44.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 3,607 34.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 982 9.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 199 1.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), 44.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.5% 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 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 74 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 32 43.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 42 56.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), there were 74 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 32 (or 43.2%) were male and 42 (or 56.8%) 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 2066, NSW % 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 2.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,714 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,714.

Mortgage and rent 2066, NSW % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 430 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,485 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In 2066, NSW (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $430 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,485.

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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