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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Captains Flat

Code SSC10460 (SSC)
People 743
Male 390
Female 353
Median age 39
Families 191
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 368
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,362
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,469
Median weekly rent $260
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 743 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 390 52.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 353 47.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 3.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 743 people in Captains Flat (State Suburbs) of these 52.5% were male and 47.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.4% of the population.

Age Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 58 7.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 56 7.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 5.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 44 5.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 3.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 44 5.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 47 6.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 66 8.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 55 7.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 62 8.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 57 7.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 79 10.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 55 7.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 17 2.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 2.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 0.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 0.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Captains Flat (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 273 46.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 28 4.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 88 14.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 24 4.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 181 30.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Captains Flat (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.0% were married and 19.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Captains Flat (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 219 43.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 92 18.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 188 37.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Captains Flat (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 19 8.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 26.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 3.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 24 10.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 2.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 1.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 19 8.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 13 5.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 74 31.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 234 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.9% were in primary school, 14.1% in secondary school and 13.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 578 78.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 111 16.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 45 6.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 40 6.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 463 70.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 70.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 275 71.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 76 19.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 7.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 1.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 385 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 385 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Captains Flat (State Suburbs). Of these 71.4% were employed full time, 19.7% were employed part-time and 1.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 28 7.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 8.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 21 5.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 94 24.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 183 48.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 7.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Captains Flat (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 679 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,495 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,362 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Captains Flat (State Suburbs) was $679.

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

Unpaid work Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 434 73.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 179 30.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 61 10.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 98 16.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.2% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 91 15.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 187 31.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 100 16.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 55 9.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 31.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 81 42.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 79 40.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 33 17.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 40.9% were couple families with children, 42.0% were couple families without children and 17.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.4 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.6 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs) 29.4% of single parents were male and 70.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,899 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,910 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,910 and those without children was $1,899.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 56 35.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 3.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 34 21.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 26 16.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 10 6.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 16 10.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 7.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), of couple families, 35.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 21.5% 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 Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 270 80.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 65 19.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 80.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 263 97.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 1.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 97.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 19 7.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 78 29.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 106 39.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 59 21.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.1% had 1 bedroom, 29.0% had 2 bedrooms and 39.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 87 32.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 136 50.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 34 12.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 32.6% were owned outright, 50.9% were owned with a mortgage and 12.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 189 70.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 70 25.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 4.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.0% were family households, 25.9% were single person households and 4.1% were group households.

Household income Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 21.4% 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 Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,469 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
None 13 4.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 76 28.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 113 42.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 62 23.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 1.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), 28.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.0% 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 Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 20.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 19 79.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 34 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Captains Flat (State Suburbs), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 20.8%) were male and 19 (or 79.2%) were female. The median age was 34 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Captains Flat % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,062 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,062.

Mortgage and rent Captains Flat % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 515 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Captains Flat (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $515 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,383.

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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