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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Chiswick

Code SSC10526 (SSC)
People 2,470
Male 1,186
Female 1,284
Median age 35
Families 696
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 1,346
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $2,068
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $540
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,470 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,186 48.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,284 52.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,470 people in Chiswick (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 167 6.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 90 3.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 68 2.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 72 2.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 112 4.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 281 11.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 403 16.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 285 11.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 182 7.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 151 6.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 124 5.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 133 5.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 117 4.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 80 3.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 52 2.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 57 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 47 1.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 49 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Chiswick (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 988 46.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 64 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 209 9.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 82 3.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 802 37.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Chiswick (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Chiswick (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 880 45.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 299 15.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 776 39.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Chiswick (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 30 5.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 51 9.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 6.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 12 2.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 28 5.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 42 7.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 12 2.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 45 8.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 120 22.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 19 3.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 139 26.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 533 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Chiswick (State Suburbs) 21.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.6% were in primary school, 15.6% in secondary school and 30.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,471 59.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,193 51.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 171 7.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 105 4.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 836 36.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), 36.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 51.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,153 73.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 271 17.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 93 5.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 48 3.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,565 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,565 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Chiswick (State Suburbs). Of these 73.7% were employed full time, 17.3% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 72 4.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 88 5.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 108 7.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 241 15.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 913 60.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Chiswick (State Suburbs), 4.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Chiswick (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,141 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,506 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,068 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Chiswick (State Suburbs) was $1,141.

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

Unpaid work Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,608 75.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 507 23.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 207 9.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 280 13.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.6% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 662 30.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 637 29.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 175 8.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 132 6.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Chiswick (State Suburbs), 29.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 374 53.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 237 34.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 74 10.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Chiswick (State Suburbs), 34.1% were couple families with children, 53.8% were couple families without children and 10.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.4 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.6 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Chiswick (State Suburbs) 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,031 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,220 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,220 and those without children was $3,031.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 234 38.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 85 14.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 98 16.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 17 2.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 64 10.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 37 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 46 7.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), of couple families, 38.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 14.0% 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 Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,106 85.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 182 14.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), 85.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 213 19.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 41 3.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 852 77.0 465,189 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 Chiswick (State Suburbs), 19.3% were separate houses, 3.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 77.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 141 12.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 643 58.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 191 17.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 115 10.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.8% had 1 bedroom, 58.2% had 2 bedrooms and 17.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.3. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 230 20.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 293 26.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 563 50.9 743,050 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 20 1.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Chiswick (State Suburbs), 20.8% were owned outright, 26.5% were owned with a mortgage and 50.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 687 62.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 350 31.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 68 6.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.2% were family households, 31.7% were single person households and 6.2% were group households.

Household income Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 24.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), 11.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 24.3% 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 Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 540 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.4 -- 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 Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
None 65 5.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 558 50.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 380 34.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 90 8.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 1.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), 50.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.1% 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 Chiswick % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 100.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Chiswick (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Chiswick % 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 2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 389 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $389.

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

In Chiswick (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 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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