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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Broadmeadow

Code SSC10341 (SSC)
People 1,552
Male 799
Female 753
Median age 34
Families 389
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 767
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,054
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,800
Median weekly rent $270
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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,552 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 799 51.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 753 48.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 41 2.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,552 people in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 117 7.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 77 5.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 62 4.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 87 5.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 131 8.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 163 10.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 150 9.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 111 7.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 98 6.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 106 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 111 7.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 103 6.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 55 3.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 60 3.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 2.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 32 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 34 2.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 430 33.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 66 5.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 155 11.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 59 4.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 590 45.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 33.1% were married and 17.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 402 33.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 155 13.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 628 53.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 33.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 27 6.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 76 17.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 2.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 1.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 65 14.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 2.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 1.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 11.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 89 20.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 12 2.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 81 18.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 436 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) 28.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.1% were in primary school, 19.3% in secondary school and 32.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,239 79.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 300 20.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 93 6.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 53 3.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,022 69.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 69.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 490 58.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 256 30.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 47 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 45 5.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 838 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 838 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs). Of these 58.5% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 82 10.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 71 9.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 102 12.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 140 17.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 350 44.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 602 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,232 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,054 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs) was $602.

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

Unpaid work Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 973 75.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 355 27.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 153 11.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 188 14.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 323 24.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 388 29.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 173 13.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 90 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 Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 29.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% 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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 144 37.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 142 36.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 96 24.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 36.5% were couple families with children, 37.0% were couple families without children and 24.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Broadmeadow % 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 Broadmeadow (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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,114 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,012 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,012 and those without children was $2,114.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 61 21.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 5.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 72 24.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 40 13.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 3.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 47 16.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 16 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 26 9.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.9% had both employed part-time and 24.9% 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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 680 91.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 8.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 91.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 496 72.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 115 16.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 70 10.3 465,189 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 Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 72.8% were separate houses, 16.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 48 7.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 252 36.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 283 41.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 76 11.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 3.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.0% had 1 bedroom, 36.9% had 2 bedrooms and 41.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 23.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 197 28.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 305 44.8 743,050 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 21 3.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 23.2% were owned outright, 28.9% were owned with a mortgage and 44.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 381 55.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 252 36.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 50 7.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), of all households, 55.8% were family households, 36.9% were single person households and 7.3% were group households.

Household income Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 27.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.2% 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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
None 99 14.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 313 46.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 190 27.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 59 8.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 2.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), 46.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.7% 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 Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 41 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 63.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 15 36.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), there were 41 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 63.4%) were male and 15 (or 36.6%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Broadmeadow % 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 779 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Broadmeadow (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 $779.

Mortgage and rent Broadmeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 293 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,014 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Broadmeadow (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $293 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,014.

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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