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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Dawes Point

Code SSC10698 (SSC)
People 544
Male 264
Female 280
Median age 49
Families 142
Average children per family 1.4
All private dwellings 365
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $2,703
Median monthly mortgage repayments $5,500
Median weekly rent $670
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 Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 544 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 264 48.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 280 51.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 544 people in Dawes Point (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 4.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 14 2.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 8 1.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 13 2.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 25 4.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 46 8.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 39 7.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 31 5.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 46 8.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 44 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 44 8.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 76 14.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 59 10.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 4.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 1.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dawes Point (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 8.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 226 45.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 64 12.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 3.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 173 34.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dawes Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.7% were married and 15.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dawes Point (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 194 47.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 54 13.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 158 38.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dawes Point (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 0 0.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 4.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 4.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3 2.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 4.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 5.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 2.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 23 16.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 2.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 78 56.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 137 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs) 25.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 8.8% were in primary school, 11.7% in secondary school and 19.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 288 53.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 215 45.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 41 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 4.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 191 40.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 40.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 45.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 217 69.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 72 23.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 6 1.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 17 5.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 312 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 312 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dawes Point (State Suburbs). Of these 69.6% were employed full time, 23.1% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 26 8.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 17 5.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 8.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 8.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 199 67.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 67.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dawes Point (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,492 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 3,343 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,703 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dawes Point (State Suburbs) was $1,492.

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

Unpaid work Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 319 64.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 88 17.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 48 9.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 107 21.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 17.8% 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, 21.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 132 26.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 117 23.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 48 9.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 23 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 Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 23.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.7% 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 Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 92 64.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 36 25.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 7.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 25.4% were couple families with children, 64.8% were couple families without children and 7.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 4,071 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,937 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,937 and those without children was $4,071.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 49 39.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 3.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 24 19.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 12.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 5.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8 6.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 7.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 7.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 39.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 19.2% 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 Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 234 76.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 74 24.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 76.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 24.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3 1.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 50 21.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 176 75.9 465,189 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 Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 1.3% were separate houses, 21.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 75.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 12.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 83 35.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 102 44.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 8 3.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 3.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.5% had 1 bedroom, 35.8% had 2 bedrooms and 44.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 54 23.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 48 20.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 124 53.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 23.3% were owned outright, 20.7% were owned with a mortgage and 53.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 142 60.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 82 35.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 3.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 60.9% were family households, 35.2% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 36.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 18.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 36.3% 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 Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 670 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 73.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 26.9 -- 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 Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 5,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
None 43 18.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 106 45.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 64 27.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 11 4.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 4.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), 45.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.7% 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 Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 100.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 64 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dawes Point (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 64 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dawes Point % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 316 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $316.

Mortgage and rent Dawes Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 191 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Dawes Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $191 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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