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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Dundas Valley

Code SSC10746 (SSC)
People 4,628
Male 2,309
Female 2,319
Median age 37
Families 1,211
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,801
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,370
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,628 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,309 49.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,319 50.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 40 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,628 people in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 373 8.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 283 6.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 266 5.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 303 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 316 6.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 336 7.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 308 6.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 351 7.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 364 7.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 367 7.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 334 7.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 265 5.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 233 5.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 168 3.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 125 2.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 98 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 89 1.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 53 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,886 50.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 114 3.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 306 8.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 183 4.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,224 33.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.8% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,768 50.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 194 5.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,534 43.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 84 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 234 16.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 112 7.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 1.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 193 13.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 115 7.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 1.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 115 7.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 315 21.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 31 2.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 229 15.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,456 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) 31.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.7% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 29.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,578 55.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,378 54.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 293 6.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 203 4.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,494 34.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 34.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 54.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,410 61.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 618 27.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 128 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 128 5.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,284 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,284 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs). Of these 61.7% were employed full time, 27.1% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 221 10.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 192 8.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 203 9.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 440 20.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 971 45.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 558 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,670 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,370 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) was $558.

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

Unpaid work Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,574 69.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,038 28.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 441 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 587 15.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% 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, 15.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 850 22.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 907 24.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 440 11.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 372 10.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 24.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 358 29.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 641 52.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 190 15.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 22 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 52.9% were couple families with children, 29.6% were couple families without children and 15.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs) 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,185 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,481 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,481 and those without children was $2,185.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 233 23.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 227 22.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 191 19.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 55 5.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 158 15.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 57 5.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 42 4.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 22.7% 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 Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,635 93.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 110 6.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 93.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,241 75.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 239 14.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 151 9.2 465,189 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 Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 75.9% were separate houses, 14.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 51 3.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 102 6.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 209 12.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 813 49.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 426 26.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 33 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.2% had 1 bedroom, 12.8% had 2 bedrooms and 49.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 440 26.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 633 38.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 521 31.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 35 2.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 26.9% were owned outright, 38.7% were owned with a mortgage and 31.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,179 72.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 394 24.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 63 3.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.1% were family households, 24.1% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 25.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.1% 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 Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.4 -- 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 Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.6 -- 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 Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
None 194 11.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 546 33.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 626 38.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 214 13.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 56 3.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), 33.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.1% 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 Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 39 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 43.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 56.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), there were 39 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 43.6%) were male and 22 (or 56.4%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dundas Valley % 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 2.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 325 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $325.

Mortgage and rent Dundas Valley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 76 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Dundas Valley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $76 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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