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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Camperdown (NSW)

Code SSC10445 (SSC)
People 7,866
Male 3,984
Female 3,882
Median age 30
Families 1,546
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 3,901
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $1,953
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,604
Median weekly rent $493
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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People — demographics & education
People Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 7,866 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,984 50.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,882 49.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 77 1.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,866 people in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 325 4.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 153 1.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 107 1.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 531 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,333 16.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,219 15.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,163 14.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 875 11.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 558 7.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 438 5.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 365 4.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 258 3.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 211 2.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 121 1.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 68 0.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 60 0.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 44 0.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 38 0.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 7.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,654 22.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 127 1.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 479 6.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 112 1.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,905 67.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 22.7% were married and 8.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 37 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 37 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,365 25.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,278 23.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,714 50.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 25.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 23.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 37 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 37 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 58 1.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 125 4.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 14 0.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 0.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 59 1.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 0.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 31 1.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 160 5.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,758 56.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 68 2.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 797 25.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,107 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) 39.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 5.1% were in primary school, 3.5% in secondary school and 61.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,530 57.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,051 43.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 612 8.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 435 6.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,906 41.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 41.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 43.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,429 66.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,190 23.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 230 4.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 274 5.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,123 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 5,123 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 66.9% were employed full time, 23.2% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 559 11.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 344 7.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 287 5.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 670 13.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,759 56.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 56.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 26 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 26 years.

Occupation Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 944 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,581 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,953 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $944.

Travel to work, top responses Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,118 70.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 967 13.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 487 6.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,532 21.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 13.3% provided care for children and 6.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,537 34.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,937 26.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 416 5.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 228 3.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 5.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 993 64.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 365 23.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 117 7.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 70 4.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.6% were couple families with children, 64.3% were couple families without children and 7.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs) 14.7% of single parents were male and 85.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,002 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,119 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,119 and those without children was $3,002.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 619 45.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 42 3.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 249 18.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 195 14.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 38 2.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 69 5.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 64 4.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 78 5.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 45.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 18.4% 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 Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,200 90.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 335 9.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 90.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 154 4.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 776 24.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,262 70.7 465,189 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 Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 4.8% were separate houses, 24.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 70.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 108 3.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 1,193 37.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,258 39.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 481 15.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 118 3.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 42 1.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 1.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 37.3% had 1 bedroom, 39.3% had 2 bedrooms and 15.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 1.8. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 388 12.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 960 30.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,797 56.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 45 1.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 12.1% were owned outright, 30.0% were owned with a mortgage and 56.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,539 48.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,249 39.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 411 12.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 48.1% were family households, 39.0% were single person households and 12.8% were group households.

Household income Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 15.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.1% 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 Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 493 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.1 -- 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 Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,604 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 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 Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 817 25.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,776 55.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 464 14.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 74 2.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 69 2.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), 55.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 14.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 2.3% 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 Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 73 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 35 47.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 38 52.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 73 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 35 (or 47.9%) were male and 38 (or 52.1%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Camperdown (NSW) % 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 1.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Camperdown (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 420 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 5,525 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Camperdown (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $420 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $5,525.

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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