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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Dungog

Code SSC10751 (SSC)
People 2,131
Male 1,030
Female 1,101
Median age 47
Families 580
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,015
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $758
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,257
Median weekly rent $195
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,131 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,030 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,101 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 97 4.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,131 people in Dungog (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.5% of the population.

Age Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 137 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 116 5.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 120 5.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 121 5.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 98 4.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 103 4.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 102 4.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 111 5.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 108 5.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 124 5.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 164 7.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 143 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 142 6.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 137 6.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 138 6.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 88 4.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 91 4.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 88 4.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dungog (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 858 48.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 47 2.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 162 9.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 194 11.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 494 28.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dungog (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.9% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dungog (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 787 50.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 120 7.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 652 41.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Dungog (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dungog (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 36 6.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 113 21.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 39 7.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 112 20.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 0.9 109,409 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 31 5.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 32 5.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 161 29.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 538 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dungog (State Suburbs) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.8% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 11.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,929 90.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 108 5.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 83 4.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 51 2.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,767 88.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Dungog (State Suburbs), 88.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 459 55.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 275 33.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 42 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 52 6.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 828 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 828 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dungog (State Suburbs). Of these 55.4% were employed full time, 33.2% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 91 11.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 95 12.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 90 11.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 154 19.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 305 39.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dungog (State Suburbs), 11.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dungog % 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 Dungog (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 410 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,025 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 758 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dungog (State Suburbs) was $410.

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

Unpaid work Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,191 67.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 466 26.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 248 14.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 403 22.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dungog (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.5% provided care for children and 14.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 272 15.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 435 24.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 234 13.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 249 14.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dungog (State Suburbs), 24.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 248 42.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 214 36.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 115 19.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dungog (State Suburbs), 36.9% were couple families with children, 42.8% were couple families without children and 19.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Dungog (State Suburbs) 16.1% of single parents were male and 83.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,411 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,040 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dungog (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,040 and those without children was $1,411.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 61 13.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 16 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 92 19.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 61 13.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 5.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 146 31.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 27 5.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 33 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Dungog (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 19.9% 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 Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 883 89.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 104 10.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Dungog (State Suburbs), 89.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 817 92.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 41 4.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 22 2.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dungog (State Suburbs), 92.5% were separate houses, 4.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 41 4.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 198 22.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 443 50.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 186 21.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dungog (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.6% had 1 bedroom, 22.4% had 2 bedrooms and 50.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 383 43.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 238 27.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 225 25.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 1.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 21 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dungog (State Suburbs), 43.4% were owned outright, 27.0% were owned with a mortgage and 25.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 575 65.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 294 33.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 1.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Dungog (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.3% were family households, 33.4% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dungog (State Suburbs), 39.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 195 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,257 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
None 97 11.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 363 41.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 277 31.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 117 13.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 28 3.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Dungog (State Suburbs), 41.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.3% 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 Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 98 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 51 52.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 47 48.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dungog (State Suburbs), there were 98 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 51 (or 52.0%) were male and 47 (or 48.0%) 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 Dungog % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,145 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dungog (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,145.

Mortgage and rent Dungog % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 190 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Dungog (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $190 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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