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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Denistone East

Code SSC10710 (SSC)
People 2,098
Male 1,028
Female 1,070
Median age 39
Families 600
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 734
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,864
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,817
Median weekly rent $485
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,098 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,028 49.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,070 51.0 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 2,098 people in Denistone East (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 154 7.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 171 8.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 143 6.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 126 6.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 110 5.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 86 4.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 123 5.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 158 7.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 142 6.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 172 8.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 167 8.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 143 6.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 122 5.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 71 3.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 62 3.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 52 2.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 55 2.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 42 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Denistone East (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,012 62.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 25 1.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 85 5.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 94 5.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 416 25.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Denistone East (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.0% were married and 6.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Denistone East (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 969 60.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 53 3.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 572 35.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Denistone East (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 57 8.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 178 27.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 4.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 12 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 70 10.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 48 7.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 24 3.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 42 6.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 112 17.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 18 2.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 64 9.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 657 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Denistone East (State Suburbs) 31.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.8% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 22.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,270 60.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,123 54.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 147 7.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 88 4.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 690 33.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), 33.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 54.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 671 63.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 293 27.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 50 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 38 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,052 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,052 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Denistone East (State Suburbs). Of these 63.8% were employed full time, 27.9% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 101 9.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 92 9.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 101 9.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 165 16.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 507 49.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Denistone East (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Denistone East (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 679 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,178 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,864 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Denistone East (State Suburbs) was $679.

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

Unpaid work Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,217 74.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 534 32.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 221 13.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 337 20.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.7% provided care for children and 13.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 348 21.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 470 28.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 223 13.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 177 10.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Denistone East (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 173 28.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 350 58.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 72 12.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Denistone East (State Suburbs), 58.2% were couple families with children, 28.8% were couple families without children and 12.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Denistone East (State Suburbs) 8.7% of single parents were male and 91.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,154 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,870 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,870 and those without children was $3,154.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 136 26.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 1.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 127 24.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 89 17.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 5.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 81 15.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 24 4.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 5.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.0% had both partners employed full-time, 1.5% had both employed part-time and 24.3% 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 Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 696 95.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 31 4.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), 95.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 565 81.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 130 18.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Denistone East (State Suburbs), 81.3% were separate houses, 18.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 91 13.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 356 51.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 242 34.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.4 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 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 13.1% had 2 bedrooms and 51.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 328 47.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 266 38.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 88 12.7 743,050 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 12 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Denistone East (State Suburbs), 47.3% were owned outright, 38.3% were owned with a mortgage and 12.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 581 83.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 103 14.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 1.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.5% were family households, 14.8% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 24.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), 14.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 24.5% 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 Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 485 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,817 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Denistone East % New South Wales % Australia %
None 35 5.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 230 33.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 312 44.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 104 14.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 2.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Denistone East (State Suburbs), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.9% 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 Denistone East % 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 Denistone East (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 Denistone East % 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 Denistone East (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 Denistone East % 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 Denistone East (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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