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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Centennial Park (NSW)

Code SSC10504 (SSC)
People 2,106
Male 988
Female 1,118
Median age 35
Families 446
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 1,298
Average people per household 1.8
Median weekly household income $1,713
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,323
Median weekly rent $420
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,106 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 988 46.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,118 53.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,106 people in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 46.9% were male and 53.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 79 3.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 57 2.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 59 2.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 71 3.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 145 6.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 323 15.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 313 14.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 217 10.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 156 7.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 120 5.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 129 6.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 109 5.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 119 5.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 92 4.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 58 2.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 26 1.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 20 1.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 9.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 528 27.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 34 1.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 177 9.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 49 2.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,124 58.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 27.6% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 456 27.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 277 16.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 935 56.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 27.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 20 3.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 35 5.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 1.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 22 3.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 1.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 14 2.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 46 7.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 8.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 179 30.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 16 2.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 196 33.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 594 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) 28.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 11.1% were in primary school, 11.1% in secondary school and 38.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,212 57.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 807 42.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 157 8.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 111 5.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 809 42.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 42.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,020 72.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 294 20.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 54 3.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 36 2.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,404 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,404 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 72.6% were employed full time, 20.9% were employed part-time and 2.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 90 6.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 106 7.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 102 7.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 217 15.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 801 58.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 6.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,125 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,635 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,713 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $1,125.

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

Unpaid work Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,447 75.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 357 18.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 150 7.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 403 21.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.7% provided care for children and 7.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 711 37.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 515 26.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 134 7.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 88 4.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 26.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 251 56.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 126 28.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 52 11.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 4.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 28.2% were couple families with children, 56.2% were couple families without children and 11.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,650 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,528 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,528 and those without children was $2,650.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 140 36.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 2.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 81 21.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 56 14.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 4.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 26 6.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 22 5.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 7.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 36.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.4% had both employed part-time and 21.3% 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 Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,045 86.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 160 13.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 86.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 98 9.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 95 9.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 843 80.7 465,189 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 Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 9.4% were separate houses, 9.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 80.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 91 8.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 297 28.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 415 39.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 111 10.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 111 10.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 1.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 1.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 28.4% had 1 bedroom, 39.7% had 2 bedrooms and 10.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 1.9. The average household size was 1.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 213 20.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 256 24.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 550 52.6 743,050 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 26 2.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 20.4% were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 52.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 443 42.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 495 47.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 109 10.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 42.3% were family households, 47.3% were single person households and 10.4% were group households.

Household income Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 14.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.0% 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 Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 420 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.2 -- 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 Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,323 -- 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 Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 243 23.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 548 52.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 184 17.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 45 4.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 24 2.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 52.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 17.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.3% 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 Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Centennial Park (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 0 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,233 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,233.

Mortgage and rent Centennial Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 438 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Centennial Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $438 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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