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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Bondi Beach

Code SSC10276 (SSC)
People 10,748
Male 5,539
Female 5,209
Median age 33
Families 2,260
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 6,105
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,856
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,687
Median weekly rent $490
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,748 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,539 51.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,209 48.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 45 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,748 people in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 616 5.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 316 2.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 227 2.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 239 2.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 832 7.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,886 17.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,930 18.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,388 12.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 841 7.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 502 4.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 447 4.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 347 3.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 335 3.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 247 2.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 193 1.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 157 1.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 130 1.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 114 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,412 25.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 198 2.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 718 7.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 247 2.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 6,013 62.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 25.2% were married and 9.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,069 26.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,677 21.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,226 53.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 26.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 21.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 121 3.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 211 6.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 51 1.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 56 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 77 2.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 52 1.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 84 2.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 237 7.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 558 18.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 157 5.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,500 48.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,104 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 10.2% were in primary school, 6.9% in secondary school and 25.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,085 47.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,882 53.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 799 8.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 571 6.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,902 31.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 31.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 53.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,760 70.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,410 20.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 308 4.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 295 4.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,773 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,773 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 70.3% were employed full time, 20.8% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 388 6.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 505 7.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 518 8.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 822 12.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,943 60.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 6.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,050 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,354 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,856 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) was $1,050.

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

Unpaid work Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,444 67.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,678 17.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 600 6.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,527 15.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 17.5% provided care for children and 6.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,446 35.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,118 22.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 519 5.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 361 3.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 5.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,237 54.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 698 30.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 262 11.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 65 2.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 30.9% were couple families with children, 54.7% were couple families without children and 11.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs) 20.8% of single parents were male and 79.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,874 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,066 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,066 and those without children was $2,874.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 695 35.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 79 4.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 370 19.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 282 14.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 77 4.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 157 8.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 121 6.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 155 8.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 35.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 19.1% 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 Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,678 87.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 690 12.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 87.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 258 5.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 586 12.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3,795 81.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 39 0.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 5.5% were separate houses, 12.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 81.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 175 3.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 1,084 23.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 2,350 50.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 698 14.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 246 5.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 126 2.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 23.2% had 1 bedroom, 50.2% had 2 bedrooms and 14.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 803 17.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 887 19.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 2,812 60.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 19 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 157 3.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 17.2% were owned outright, 19.0% were owned with a mortgage and 60.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,248 48.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,650 35.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 779 16.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 48.1% were family households, 35.3% were single person households and 16.7% were group households.

Household income Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 14.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.0% 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 Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 490 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 77.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 22.5 -- 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 Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,687 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
None 1,233 26.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,260 48.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 871 18.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 140 3.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 175 3.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), 48.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 18.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 3.0% 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 Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 46 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 56.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 20 43.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 33 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), there were 46 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 56.5%) were male and 20 (or 43.5%) were female. The median age was 33 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bondi Beach % 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 2.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,583 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,583.

Mortgage and rent Bondi Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 455 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,550 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bondi Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $455 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,550.

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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