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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Carss Park

Code SSC10480 (SSC)
People 1,218
Male 609
Female 609
Median age 41
Families 324
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 466
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,352
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $130
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 Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,218 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 609 50.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 609 50.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,218 people in Carss Park (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 79 6.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 98 8.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 78 6.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 85 7.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 64 5.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 46 3.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 3.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 76 6.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 113 9.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 91 7.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 82 6.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 64 5.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 91 7.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 76 6.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 36 3.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 38 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 28 2.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 32 2.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Carss Park (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 583 60.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 1.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 52 5.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 64 6.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 253 26.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Carss Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.3% were married and 7.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Carss Park (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 548 59.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 25 2.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 348 37.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 2.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Carss Park (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 28 7.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 66 17.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 9.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 22 5.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 46 12.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 6.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 33 8.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 27 7.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 61 16.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 35 9.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 382 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Carss Park (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 26.7% in secondary school and 23.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 896 73.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 498 42.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 107 9.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 63 5.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 519 43.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), 43.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 342 59.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 170 29.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 33 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 31 5.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 576 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 576 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carss Park (State Suburbs). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 29.5% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 66 12.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 52 9.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 50 9.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 75 13.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 265 48.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Carss Park (State Suburbs), 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Carss Park (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 586 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,304 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,352 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carss Park (State Suburbs) was $586.

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

Unpaid work Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 680 70.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 340 35.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 134 13.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 164 17.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.3% provided care for children and 13.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 200 20.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 246 25.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 135 14.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 101 10.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carss Park (State Suburbs), 25.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 102 31.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 192 59.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 27 8.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Carss Park (State Suburbs), 59.3% were couple families with children, 31.5% were couple families without children and 8.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Carss Park (State Suburbs) 14.8% of single parents were male and 85.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,214 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,043 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,043 and those without children was $3,214.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 63 21.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 1.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 80 27.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 36 12.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 7.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 57 19.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 20 6.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 3.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.6% had both partners employed full-time, 1.4% had both employed part-time and 27.4% 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 Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 432 93.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 29 6.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), 93.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 348 80.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 64 14.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 15 3.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 1.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Carss Park (State Suburbs), 80.0% were separate houses, 14.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 31 7.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 69 15.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 153 35.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 165 37.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 3.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.1% had 1 bedroom, 15.9% had 2 bedrooms and 35.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 187 43.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 132 30.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 98 22.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 1.1 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 3.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Carss Park (State Suburbs), 43.0% were owned outright, 30.3% were owned with a mortgage and 22.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 311 71.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 122 27.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 0.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.2% were family households, 27.9% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 24.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), 28.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 24.0% 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 Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
None 48 11.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 109 25.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 180 41.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 88 20.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 2.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), 25.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.2% 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 Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 27.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 8 72.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Carss Park (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 27.3%) were male and 8 (or 72.7%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Carss Park % 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 4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Carss Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 130 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Carss Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $130 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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