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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Cambridge Gardens

Code SSC10436 (SSC)
People 2,038
Male 1,017
Female 1,021
Median age 33
Families 595
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 708
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,647
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,930
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,038 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,017 49.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,021 50.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 62 3.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,038 people in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.0% of the population.

Age Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 161 7.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 155 7.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 145 7.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 142 7.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 132 6.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 141 6.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 175 8.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 155 7.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 119 5.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 119 5.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 140 6.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 171 8.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 137 6.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 3.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 1.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 17 0.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 19 0.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 13 0.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 794 50.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 72 4.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 154 9.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 51 3.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 505 32.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.4% were married and 14.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 782 51.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 172 11.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 556 36.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 44 7.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 149 25.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 33 5.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 3.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 69 11.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 48 8.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 2.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 52 9.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 43 7.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 14 2.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 94 16.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 580 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 16.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,644 80.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 475 24.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 171 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 104 5.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,203 61.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 61.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 738 64.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 275 24.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 89 7.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 39 3.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,141 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,141 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs). Of these 64.7% were employed full time, 24.1% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 84 7.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 96 8.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 93 8.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 222 20.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 515 46.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 7.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 678 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,682 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,647 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) was $678.

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

Unpaid work Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,203 76.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 555 35.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 209 13.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 171 10.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.2% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 371 23.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 425 26.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 210 13.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 196 12.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 26.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 192 32.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 293 49.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 104 17.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 49.2% were couple families with children, 32.2% were couple families without children and 17.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs) 14.0% of single parents were male and 86.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,008 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,128 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,128 and those without children was $2,008.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 135 28.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 2.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 101 21.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 89 18.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 24 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 50 10.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 56 11.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 3.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 21.0% 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 Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 670 96.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 26 3.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 96.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 667 99.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 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 Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 99.6% were separate houses, 0.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 6 0.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 430 64.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 228 33.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 0.9% had 2 bedrooms and 64.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 208 31.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 340 50.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 109 16.2 743,050 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 15 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 31.0% were owned outright, 50.6% were owned with a mortgage and 16.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 573 85.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 80 11.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 3.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), of all households, 85.1% were family households, 11.9% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 13.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.9% 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 Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,930 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.5 -- 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 Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
None 30 4.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 171 25.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 298 44.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 153 22.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 21 3.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), 25.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.7% 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 Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 63 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 42.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 36 57.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), there were 63 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 42.9%) were male and 36 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cambridge Gardens % 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 3.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,937 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,937.

Mortgage and rent Cambridge Gardens % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 295 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Cambridge Gardens (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $295 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,900.

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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