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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Asquith

Code SSC10068 (SSC)
People 3,474
Male 1,721
Female 1,753
Median age 39
Families 987
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,289
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,643
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,200
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,474 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,721 49.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,753 50.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 0.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,474 people in Asquith (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 240 6.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 244 7.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 212 6.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 219 6.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 223 6.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 163 4.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 199 5.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 248 7.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 274 7.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 269 7.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 243 7.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 263 7.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 177 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 137 3.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 103 3.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 84 2.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 93 2.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 83 2.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Asquith (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,588 57.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 64 2.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 172 6.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 146 5.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 814 29.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Asquith (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.0% were married and 8.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Asquith (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,511 57.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 124 4.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,008 38.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Asquith (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Asquith (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 95 9.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 229 22.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 48 4.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 2.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 163 16.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 49 4.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 34 3.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 70 6.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 181 17.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 25 2.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 98 9.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,016 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Asquith (State Suburbs) 29.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 24.3% in secondary school and 24.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,324 66.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,382 41.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 262 7.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 216 6.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,502 44.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Asquith (State Suburbs), 44.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,075 59.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 564 31.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 93 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 87 4.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,819 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,819 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Asquith (State Suburbs). Of these 59.1% were employed full time, 31.0% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 205 11.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 178 10.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 178 10.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 317 18.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 758 43.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Asquith (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Asquith (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 639 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,910 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,643 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Asquith (State Suburbs) was $639.

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

Unpaid work Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,161 77.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 892 32.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 339 12.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 579 20.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Asquith (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.0% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 629 22.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 798 28.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 412 14.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 325 11.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Asquith (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 303 30.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 531 53.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 137 13.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Asquith (State Suburbs), 53.7% were couple families with children, 30.7% were couple families without children and 13.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Asquith (State Suburbs) 19.3% of single parents were male and 80.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,206 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,726 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Asquith (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,726 and those without children was $2,206.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 163 19.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 4.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 204 24.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 162 19.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 37 4.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 144 17.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 48 5.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 47 5.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Asquith (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 24.3% 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 Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,206 94.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 68 5.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,059 87.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 118 9.8 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 25 2.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Asquith (State Suburbs), 87.8% were separate houses, 9.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 35 2.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 183 15.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 546 45.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 418 34.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Asquith (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 15.2% had 2 bedrooms and 45.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 495 41.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 450 37.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 226 18.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Asquith (State Suburbs), 41.1% were owned outright, 37.3% were owned with a mortgage and 18.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 950 78.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 228 18.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 26 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Asquith (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.9% were family households, 18.9% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Asquith (State Suburbs), 17.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.8% 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 Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,200 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 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 Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
None 104 8.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 520 43.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 412 34.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 146 12.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 23 1.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Asquith (State Suburbs), 43.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.1% 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 Asquith % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 56.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 43.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Asquith (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 56.2%) were male and 7 (or 43.8%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Asquith % 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 7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,483 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Asquith (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 7, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,483.

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

In Asquith (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 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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