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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Airds

Code SSC10016 (SSC)
People 3,507
Male 1,584
Female 1,923
Median age 26
Families 879
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 1,211
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $544
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,213
Median weekly rent $144
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,507 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,584 45.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,923 54.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 527 15.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,507 people in Airds (State Suburbs) of these 45.2% were male and 54.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 15.0% of the population.

Age Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 300 8.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 324 9.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 397 11.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 428 12.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 229 6.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 199 5.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 187 5.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 214 6.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 218 6.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 192 5.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 175 5.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 183 5.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 179 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 130 3.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 77 2.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 34 1.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 22 0.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 0.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 26 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Airds (State Suburbs) was 26 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 29.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 576 23.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 150 6.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 277 11.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 140 5.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,340 54.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Airds (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 23.2% were married and 17.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Airds (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 528 23.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 190 8.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,581 68.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Airds (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 23.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Airds (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 76 5.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 365 26.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 1.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 0.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 338 24.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 13 1.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 1.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 97 7.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 37 2.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 375 27.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,362 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Airds (State Suburbs) 38.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 26.9% in secondary school and 9.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,613 74.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 941 29.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 196 6.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 129 4.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,891 59.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Airds (State Suburbs), 59.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Airds % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 367 42.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 203 23.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 60 7.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 231 26.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 861 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 861 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Airds (State Suburbs). Of these 42.6% were employed full time, 23.6% were employed part-time and 26.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 79 12.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 55 8.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 68 10.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 171 27.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 195 31.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Airds (State Suburbs), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 31.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Airds (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 310 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 641 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 544 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Airds (State Suburbs) was $310.

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

Unpaid work Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,289 51.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 695 28.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 409 16.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 224 9.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Airds (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 16.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 327 13.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 398 16.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 229 9.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 336 13.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Airds (State Suburbs), 16.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 108 12.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 258 29.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 496 56.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 1.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Airds (State Suburbs), 29.4% were couple families with children, 12.3% were couple families without children and 56.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Airds (State Suburbs) 12.6% of single parents were male and 87.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,107 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,928 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Airds (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,928 and those without children was $2,107.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 27 7.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 0.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 4.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 62 16.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 34 9.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 179 48.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 3.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 35 9.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Airds (State Suburbs), of couple families, 7.4% had both partners employed full-time, 0.8% had both employed part-time and 4.1% 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 Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,122 96.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 47 4.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Airds (State Suburbs), 96.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 775 69.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 292 26.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 49 4.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Airds (State Suburbs), 69.1% were separate houses, 26.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 3.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 2.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 864 77.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 160 14.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 33 2.9 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Airds (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 2.2% had 2 bedrooms and 77.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 28 2.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 29 2.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,007 89.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 22 2.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 34 3.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Airds (State Suburbs), 2.5% were owned outright, 2.6% were owned with a mortgage and 89.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 849 75.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 255 22.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 1.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Airds (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.8% were family households, 22.8% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 55.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Airds (State Suburbs), 55.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 144 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 74.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 25.6 -- 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 Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,213 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 99.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.7 -- 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 Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
None 318 28.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 485 43.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 180 16.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 67 6.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 70 6.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Airds (State Suburbs), 43.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 16.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.0% 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 Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 525 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 239 45.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 286 54.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Airds (State Suburbs), there were 525 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 239 (or 45.5%) were male and 286 (or 54.5%) 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 Airds % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 576 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Airds (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $576.

Mortgage and rent Airds % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 156 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Airds (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $156 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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