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Chippendale

Code SSC10523 (SSC)
People 4,057
Male 2,195
Female 1,862
Median age 29
Families 707
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 2,199
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,371
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $440
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,057 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,195 54.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,862 45.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,057 people in Chippendale (State Suburbs) of these 54.1% were male and 45.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 94 2.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 49 1.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 28 0.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 112 2.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 860 21.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,005 24.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 621 15.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 327 8.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 230 5.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 178 4.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 168 4.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 130 3.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 110 2.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 1.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 35 0.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 20 0.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 18 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 11 0.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 29 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Chippendale (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 4.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 718 18.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 79 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 228 5.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 36 0.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,827 72.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Chippendale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 18.5% were married and 7.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 35 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Chippendale (State Suburbs) was 35 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 532 16.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 611 19.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,030 64.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 16.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 19.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 34 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Chippendale (State Suburbs) was 34 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 10 0.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 2.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 14 0.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 0.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 188 10.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 836 48.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 84 4.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 537 31.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,726 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Chippendale (State Suburbs) 42.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 2.7% were in primary school, 1.4% in secondary school and 59.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,554 38.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,163 62.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 196 5.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 177 5.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 943 27.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), 27.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 62.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,611 63.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 634 24.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 109 4.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 205 8.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,559 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,559 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Chippendale (State Suburbs). Of these 63.0% were employed full time, 24.8% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 207 8.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 246 10.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 178 7.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 435 18.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,180 50.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Chippendale (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 31 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 27 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Chippendale (State Suburbs) was 31 years and for people who were employed part-time was 27 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 730 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,765 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,371 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Chippendale (State Suburbs) was $730.

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

Unpaid work Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,376 61.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 279 7.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 159 4.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 575 14.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 7.2% provided care for children and 4.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,185 30.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 937 24.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 168 4.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 89 2.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Chippendale (State Suburbs), 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 4.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 2.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 496 70.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 97 13.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 57 8.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 57 8.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Chippendale (State Suburbs), 13.7% were couple families with children, 70.2% were couple families without children and 8.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Chippendale (State Suburbs) 23.2% of single parents were male and 76.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,370 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,078 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,078 and those without children was $2,370.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 215 36.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 29 4.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 104 17.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 85 14.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 4.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 50 8.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 36 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 42 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 36.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 17.7% 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 Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,741 90.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 182 9.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 43 2.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 337 19.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,343 77.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Chippendale (State Suburbs), 2.5% were separate houses, 19.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 77.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 132 7.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 614 35.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 625 35.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 233 13.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 94 5.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 43 2.5 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 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 35.3% had 1 bedroom, 35.9% had 2 bedrooms and 13.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 1.8. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 149 8.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 357 20.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,189 68.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 38 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Chippendale (State Suburbs), 8.6% were owned outright, 20.5% were owned with a mortgage and 68.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 697 40.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 684 39.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 360 20.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), of all households, 40.0% were family households, 39.3% were single person households and 20.7% were group households.

Household income Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), 24.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.3% 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 Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 440 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 66.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 33.2 -- 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 Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
None 879 50.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 680 39.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 118 6.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 17 1.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 47 2.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), 39.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 6.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 1.0% 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 Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 40 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 60.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 40.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 39 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Chippendale (State Suburbs), there were 40 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 60.0%) were male and 16 (or 40.0%) were female. The median age was 39 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Chippendale % 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 1.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Chippendale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 460 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,563 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Chippendale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $460 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,563.

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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