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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Allawah

Code SSC10027 (SSC)
People 5,367
Male 2,598
Female 2,769
Median age 35
Families 1,522
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 2,255
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,204
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,367 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,598 48.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,769 51.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,367 people in Allawah (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 343 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 218 4.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 254 4.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 281 5.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 394 7.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 615 11.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 545 10.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 408 7.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 367 6.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 396 7.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 394 7.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 327 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 250 4.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 185 3.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 140 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 123 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 72 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 53 1.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Allawah (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,313 50.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 136 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 406 8.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 166 3.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,533 33.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Allawah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.8% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Allawah (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,125 49.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 268 6.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,915 44.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Allawah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Allawah (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 52 3.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 210 13.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 46 3.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 1.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 219 14.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 42 2.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 31 2.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 155 10.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 354 23.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 72 4.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 322 21.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,527 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Allawah (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.3% were in primary school, 19.1% in secondary school and 33.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,977 36.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,954 78.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 206 4.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 160 3.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 735 14.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Allawah (State Suburbs), 14.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 78.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,871 63.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 718 24.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 140 4.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 221 7.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,950 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,950 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Allawah (State Suburbs). Of these 63.4% were employed full time, 24.3% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 234 8.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 266 9.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 219 8.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 647 23.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,219 44.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Allawah (State Suburbs), 8.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Allawah (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 568 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,300 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,204 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Allawah (State Suburbs) was $568.

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

Unpaid work Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,886 63.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,043 22.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 396 8.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 464 10.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Allawah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.9% provided care for children and 8.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,107 24.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,045 23.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 424 9.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 312 6.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Allawah (State Suburbs), 23.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 539 35.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 681 44.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 264 17.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 38 2.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Allawah (State Suburbs), 44.7% were couple families with children, 35.4% were couple families without children and 17.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Allawah (State Suburbs) 17.9% of single parents were male and 82.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,894 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,156 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Allawah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,156 and those without children was $1,894.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 318 26.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 49 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 185 15.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 272 22.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 84 6.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 191 15.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 62 5.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 62 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Allawah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 15.1% 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 Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,065 94.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 116 5.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Allawah (State Suburbs), 94.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 352 17.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 74 3.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,634 79.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Allawah (State Suburbs), 17.1% were separate houses, 3.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 79.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 66 3.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,149 55.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 629 30.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 163 7.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 44 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Allawah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 55.7% had 2 bedrooms and 30.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 528 25.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 667 32.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 804 39.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 51 2.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Allawah (State Suburbs), 25.6% were owned outright, 32.3% were owned with a mortgage and 39.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,461 70.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 511 24.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 91 4.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Allawah (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.8% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 4.4% were group households.

Household income Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Allawah (State Suburbs), 21.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% 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 Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.7 -- 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 Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.6 -- 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 Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
None 305 14.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,082 52.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 489 23.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 128 6.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 59 2.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Allawah (State Suburbs), 52.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.2% 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 Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 26 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 34.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 17 65.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Allawah (State Suburbs), there were 26 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 34.6%) were male and 17 (or 65.4%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Allawah % 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 2.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,174 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Allawah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,174.

Mortgage and rent Allawah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 368 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,834 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Allawah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $368 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,834.

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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