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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Chittaway Bay

Code SSC10527 (SSC)
People 1,901
Male 940
Female 961
Median age 39
Families 543
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 765
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,104
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $255
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 Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,901 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 940 49.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 961 50.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 78 4.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,901 people in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.1% of the population.

Age Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 119 6.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 110 5.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 138 7.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 157 8.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 110 5.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 104 5.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 101 5.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 126 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 123 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 132 6.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 163 8.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 144 7.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 106 5.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 75 3.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 57 3.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 63 3.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 46 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 26 1.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 710 46.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 3.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 171 11.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 87 5.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 506 33.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.4% were married and 14.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 686 47.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 152 10.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 597 41.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 46 8.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 123 21.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 18 3.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 2.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 114 20.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 3.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 3.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 49 8.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 55 9.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 11 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 104 18.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 567 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.2% were in primary school, 25.9% in secondary school and 18.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,634 85.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 270 14.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 127 7.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 100 5.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,312 72.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 72.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 542 58.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 283 30.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 45 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 63 6.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 933 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 933 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 58.1% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 107 12.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 81 9.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 95 10.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 177 20.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 360 41.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 478 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,276 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,104 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) was $478.

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

Unpaid work Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,128 73.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 500 32.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 190 12.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 201 13.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.7% provided care for children and 12.4% 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 Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 348 22.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 405 26.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 201 13.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 178 11.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 181 33.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 243 44.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 112 20.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 44.8% were couple families with children, 33.4% were couple families without children and 20.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs) 19.1% of single parents were male and 80.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,806 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,008 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,008 and those without children was $1,806.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 77 18.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 0.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 110 25.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 69 16.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 17 4.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 110 25.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 20 4.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 4.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.1% had both partners employed full-time, 0.9% had both employed part-time and 25.9% 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 Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 697 92.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 54 7.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 92.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 679 97.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 16 2.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.4 465,189 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 Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 97.3% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 1.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 71 10.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 377 54.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 223 31.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 10.2% had 2 bedrooms and 54.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 241 34.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 269 38.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 173 24.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 34.5% were owned outright, 38.5% were owned with a mortgage and 24.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 536 77.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 144 20.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 2.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.0% were family households, 20.7% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 27.6% 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 Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 255 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
None 40 5.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 242 34.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 282 40.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 111 15.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 24 3.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), 34.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.9% 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 Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 79 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 33 41.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 46 58.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), there were 79 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 33 (or 41.8%) were male and 46 (or 58.2%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Chittaway Bay % 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 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Chittaway Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 290 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,817 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Chittaway Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,817.

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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