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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Belrose

Code SSC10169 (SSC)
People 8,288
Male 3,981
Female 4,307
Median age 43
Families 2,265
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,910
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,782
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,817
Median weekly rent $630
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 8,288 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,981 48.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,307 52.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,288 people in Belrose (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 531 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 609 7.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 579 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 519 6.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 366 4.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 225 2.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 302 3.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 544 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 631 7.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 643 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 443 5.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 426 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 494 6.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 492 5.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 382 4.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 335 4.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 303 3.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 464 5.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Belrose (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,016 61.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 93 1.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 366 5.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 675 10.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,426 21.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Belrose (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.1% were married and 6.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Belrose (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,764 63.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 234 3.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,953 32.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Belrose (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Belrose (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 201 8.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 523 21.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 116 4.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 158 6.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 320 13.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 142 5.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 170 7.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 131 5.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 317 13.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 35 1.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 328 13.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,441 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Belrose (State Suburbs) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.7% were in primary school, 25.9% in secondary school and 18.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,841 70.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,942 37.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 695 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 472 6.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,790 48.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Belrose (State Suburbs), 48.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 37.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,200 57.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,250 32.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 209 5.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 147 3.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,806 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,806 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Belrose (State Suburbs). Of these 57.8% were employed full time, 32.8% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 468 12.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 394 10.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 386 10.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 433 11.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,770 48.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Belrose (State Suburbs), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Belrose (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 664 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,156 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,782 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Belrose (State Suburbs) was $664.

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

Unpaid work Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,831 73.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,245 34.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 736 11.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,373 20.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Belrose (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.1% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,494 22.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,713 26.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 937 14.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 689 10.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Belrose (State Suburbs), 26.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 783 34.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,253 55.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 206 9.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Belrose (State Suburbs), 55.3% were couple families with children, 34.6% were couple families without children and 9.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Belrose (State Suburbs) 18.7% of single parents were male and 81.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,619 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,047 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Belrose (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,047 and those without children was $2,619.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 365 17.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 57 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 533 26.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 275 13.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 138 6.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 467 22.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 108 5.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 95 4.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Belrose (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 26.2% 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 Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,721 94.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 151 5.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,362 86.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 331 12.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 18 0.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Belrose (State Suburbs), 86.8% were separate houses, 12.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 58 2.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 279 10.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 861 31.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,484 54.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 37 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Belrose (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 10.3% had 2 bedrooms and 31.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,294 47.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,088 40.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 230 8.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 39 1.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 2.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Belrose (State Suburbs), 47.6% were owned outright, 40.0% were owned with a mortgage and 8.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,201 81.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 496 18.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 0.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Belrose (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.0% were family households, 18.2% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

Household income Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 24.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Belrose (State Suburbs), 16.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 24.1% 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 Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 630 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,817 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
None 121 4.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 782 28.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,227 45.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 520 19.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 68 2.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Belrose (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.1% 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 Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 54.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 45.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Belrose (State Suburbs), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 54.8%) were male and 14 (or 45.2%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Belrose % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Belrose (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Belrose % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Belrose (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,000.

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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