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Buronga

Code SSC10393 (SSC)
People 1,132
Male 570
Female 562
Median age 36
Families 301
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 466
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,107
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,365
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,132 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 570 50.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 562 49.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 99 8.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,132 people in Buronga (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.8% of the population.

Age Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 101 8.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 75 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 81 7.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 82 7.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 62 5.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 76 6.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 64 5.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 65 5.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 80 7.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 86 7.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 90 8.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 61 5.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 76 6.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 52 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 2.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 1.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 20 1.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Buronga (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 445 51.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 31 3.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 74 8.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 35 4.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 283 32.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Buronga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.3% were married and 12.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Buronga (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 398 51.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 93 12.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 280 36.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Buronga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Buronga (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 22 6.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 69 21.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 5.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 10 3.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 58 17.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 14 4.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 2.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 30 9.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 4.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 75 23.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 324 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Buronga (State Suburbs) 28.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 24.5% in secondary school and 13.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 981 86.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 134 12.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 53 5.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 44 4.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 825 78.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Buronga (State Suburbs), 78.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 322 59.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 157 29.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 27 5.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 32 5.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 538 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 538 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Buronga (State Suburbs). Of these 59.9% were employed full time, 29.2% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 51 10.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 48 9.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 58 11.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 90 17.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 232 45.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Buronga (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 561 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,208 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,107 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Buronga (State Suburbs) was $561.

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

Unpaid work Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 634 72.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 292 33.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 111 12.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 185 21.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Buronga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.5% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 184 21.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 229 26.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 127 14.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 93 10.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Buronga (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 114 37.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 138 45.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 45 15.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Buronga (State Suburbs), 45.8% were couple families with children, 37.9% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Buronga (State Suburbs) 23.8% of single parents were male and 76.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,765 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,791 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Buronga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,791 and those without children was $1,765.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 64 24.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 4.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 59 23.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 34 13.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 5.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 42 16.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 3.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 8.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Buronga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 23.0% 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 Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 404 90.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 42 9.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Buronga (State Suburbs), 90.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 363 90.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 34 8.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.7 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Buronga (State Suburbs), 90.1% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 15 3.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 59 14.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 202 50.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 111 27.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 3.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Buronga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 14.7% had 2 bedrooms and 50.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 111 27.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 163 40.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 112 27.9 743,050 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 16 4.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Buronga (State Suburbs), 27.6% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 27.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 294 73.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 99 24.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 2.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Buronga (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.0% were family households, 24.6% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Buronga (State Suburbs), 25.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.0% 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 Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.7 -- 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 Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,365 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
None 21 5.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 123 30.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 166 41.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 73 18.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 5.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Buronga (State Suburbs), 30.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.1% 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 Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 102 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 45 44.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 57 55.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Buronga (State Suburbs), there were 102 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 45 (or 44.1%) were male and 57 (or 55.9%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Buronga % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,042 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Buronga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,042.

Mortgage and rent Buronga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 800 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Buronga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $800.

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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