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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Bulahdelah

Code SSC10373 (SSC)
People 1,519
Male 755
Female 764
Median age 48
Families 409
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 705
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $788
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,257
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,519 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 755 49.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 764 50.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 2.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,519 people in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 68 4.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 79 5.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 101 6.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 115 7.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 73 4.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 49 3.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 49 3.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 62 4.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 107 7.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 111 7.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 125 8.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 126 8.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 114 7.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 91 6.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 68 4.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 68 4.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 53 3.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 59 3.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 594 46.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 52 4.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 146 11.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 114 9.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 365 28.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.7% were married and 15.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 533 47.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 110 9.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 471 42.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 15 3.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 94 23.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 14 3.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 112 27.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 1.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 5 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 24 5.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 14 3.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 117 28.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 408 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.2% were in primary school, 29.7% in secondary school and 9.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,314 86.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 147 10.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 73 5.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 52 3.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,118 80.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 80.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 312 49.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 239 37.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 38 6.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 42 6.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 631 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 631 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs). Of these 49.4% were employed full time, 37.9% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 71 12.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 80 13.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 94 15.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 78 13.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 231 39.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 389 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 948 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 788 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) was $389.

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

Unpaid work Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 798 62.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 298 23.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 155 12.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 238 18.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.4% 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, 18.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 188 14.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 270 21.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 181 14.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 161 12.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 21.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 181 44.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 154 37.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 72 17.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 37.6% were couple families with children, 44.1% were couple families without children and 17.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs) 22.5% of single parents were male and 77.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,596 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,723 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,723 and those without children was $1,596.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 33 10.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 3.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 72 21.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 41 12.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 9.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 94 28.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 17 5.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 30 9.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 591 90.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 63 9.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 90.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 552 93.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 2.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 21 3.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 93.4% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 3.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 1.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 19 3.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 93 15.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 313 53.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 142 24.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 2.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 15.8% had 2 bedrooms and 53.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 269 45.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 154 26.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 136 23.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 4.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 45.7% were owned outright, 26.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 406 69.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 169 28.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.0% were family households, 28.7% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 36.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.8% 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 Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,257 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
None 39 6.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 240 40.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 201 34.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 86 14.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 3.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), 40.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.6% 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 Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 45.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 17 54.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 48 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 45.2%) were male and 17 (or 54.8%) were female. The median age was 48 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bulahdelah % 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 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Bulahdelah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 185 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,450 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bulahdelah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $185 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,450.

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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