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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Dangar Island

Code SSC10682 (SSC)
People 267
Male 129
Female 138
Median age 49
Families 77
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 200
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $1,055
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 267 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 129 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 138 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 267 people in Dangar Island (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 5.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 15 5.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 9 3.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 9 3.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 3.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 14 5.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 6.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 7 2.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 12 4.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 6.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 27 10.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 32 11.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 12.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 9.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 15 5.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 1.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dangar Island (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 112 49.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 4.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 37 16.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 5.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 55 24.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dangar Island (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.3% were married and 21.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 68 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dangar Island (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 93 46.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 32 16.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 75 37.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dangar Island (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 3 5.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 16 28.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 8 14.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 5.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 5.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 28.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 7 12.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 56 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs) 21.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.1% were in primary school, 20.0% in secondary school and 32.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 169 63.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 92 36.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 7.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 6.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 122 48.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 48.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 71 50.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 56 40.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 3.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 5.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 140 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 140 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dangar Island (State Suburbs). Of these 50.7% were employed full time, 40.0% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 23 17.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 9.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 20 14.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 15 11.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 55 41.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 17.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 53 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dangar Island (State Suburbs) was 53 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 612 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,470 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,055 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dangar Island (State Suburbs) was $612.

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

Unpaid work Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 183 81.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 62 27.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 27 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 95 42.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.7% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 42.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 42 18.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 82 36.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 37 16.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 22 9.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 36.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 41 53.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 25 32.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 14.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 32.5% were couple families with children, 53.2% were couple families without children and 14.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,041 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,833 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,833 and those without children was $3,041.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13 19.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 5.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 11 16.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 20.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 11.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 17.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.9% had both employed part-time and 16.2% 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 Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 118 60.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 78 39.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 60.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 39.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 114 97.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 97.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 8.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 42 36.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 45 38.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 19 16.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.6% had 1 bedroom, 36.2% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 47 40.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 41 35.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 28 24.1 743,050 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 0 0.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 40.5% were owned outright, 35.3% were owned with a mortgage and 24.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 76 65.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 40 34.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.5% were family households, 34.5% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 25.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.1% 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 Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.8 -- 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 Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
None 34 29.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 68 58.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 14 12.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 0 0.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), 58.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 12.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 0.0% 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 Dangar Island % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 21 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dangar Island % 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 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

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

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

In Dangar Island (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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