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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Boambee

Code SSC10255 (SSC)
People 1,545
Male 773
Female 772
Median age 44
Families 460
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 561
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,375
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,545 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 773 50.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 772 50.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 2.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,545 people in Boambee (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 66 4.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 95 6.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 141 9.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 151 9.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 45 2.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 42 2.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 43 2.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 70 4.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 115 7.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 151 9.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 156 10.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 129 8.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 148 9.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 74 4.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 52 3.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 27 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 1.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 19 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Boambee (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 794 63.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 32 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 74 5.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 35 2.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 314 25.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Boambee (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 63.6% were married and 8.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Boambee (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 728 64.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 90 7.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 315 27.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Boambee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Boambee (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 30 6.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 12.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 31 6.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 51 10.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 56 11.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 31 6.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 79 15.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 36 7.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 37 7.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 81 16.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 503 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Boambee (State Suburbs) 32.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 33.2% in secondary school and 14.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,250 81.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 261 18.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 105 7.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 59 4.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,028 70.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Boambee (State Suburbs), 70.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 424 52.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 289 35.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 54 6.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 41 5.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 808 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 808 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boambee (State Suburbs). Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 35.8% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 97 12.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 98 12.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 92 12.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 108 14.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 314 41.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Boambee (State Suburbs), 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Boambee (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 588 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,423 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,375 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boambee (State Suburbs) was $588.

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

Unpaid work Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,005 80.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 365 29.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 193 15.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 293 23.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Boambee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 15.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 263 21.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 388 31.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 187 15.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 167 13.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boambee (State Suburbs), 31.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 202 43.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 221 48.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 37 8.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Boambee (State Suburbs), 48.0% were couple families with children, 43.9% were couple families without children and 8.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Boambee (State Suburbs) 30.6% of single parents were male and 69.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,062 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,157 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boambee (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,157 and those without children was $2,062.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 78 18.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 31 7.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 104 24.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 40 9.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 6.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 89 21.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 28 6.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 24 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Boambee (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.5% had both partners employed full-time, 7.4% had both employed part-time and 24.7% 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 Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 505 92.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 43 7.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Boambee (State Suburbs), 92.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 501 98.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 1.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Boambee (State Suburbs), 98.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 1.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 27 5.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 162 32.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 302 59.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.6 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 Boambee (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 5.3% had 2 bedrooms and 32.0% 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 Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 238 47.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 206 40.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 57 11.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 0.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Boambee (State Suburbs), 47.1% were owned outright, 40.8% were owned with a mortgage and 11.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 444 87.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 59 11.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 0.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Boambee (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.6% were family households, 11.6% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

Household income Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boambee (State Suburbs), 13.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.3% 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 Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 0.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 100 19.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 241 47.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 145 28.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 3.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Boambee (State Suburbs), 19.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.8% 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 Boambee % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 33 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 48.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 17 51.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Boambee (State Suburbs), there were 33 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 48.5%) were male and 17 (or 51.5%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Boambee % 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 5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Boambee (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Boambee % 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 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Boambee (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 $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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