2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Eastwood (NSW)

Code SSC10787 (SSC)
People 16,193
Male 7,896
Female 8,297
Median age 37
Families 4,328
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 6,127
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,327
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 16,193 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,896 48.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,297 51.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 65 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 16,193 people in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 842 5.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 838 5.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 898 5.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,091 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,662 10.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,327 8.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,014 6.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,027 6.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,047 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,270 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,141 7.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 998 6.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 793 4.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 614 3.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 530 3.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 400 2.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 371 2.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 330 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,282 53.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 214 1.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 689 5.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 666 4.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,765 35.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.5% were married and 6.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 6,599 51.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 458 3.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 5,692 44.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 229 4.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 841 14.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 210 3.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 71 1.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 705 12.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 228 4.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 144 2.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 426 7.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,715 30.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 160 2.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 900 16.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 5,629 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) 34.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 19.9% were in primary school, 19.1% in secondary school and 38.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,014 43.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 10,454 68.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 704 4.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 470 3.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,660 23.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 68.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,653 59.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,279 28.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 407 5.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 545 6.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,884 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 7,884 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 59.0% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 6.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 883 12.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 758 10.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 640 8.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,373 18.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,275 44.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 523 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,599 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,327 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $523.

Travel to work, top responses Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,172 67.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,445 25.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,541 11.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,681 19.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.3% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,155 23.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,183 23.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,644 12.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,191 8.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,390 32.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,216 51.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 604 14.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 116 2.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 51.2% were couple families with children, 32.1% were couple families without children and 14.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,178 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,822 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,822 and those without children was $2,178.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 785 21.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 154 4.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 658 18.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 681 18.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 229 6.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 720 20.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 190 5.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 184 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.3% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,570 94.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 298 5.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,408 61.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 850 15.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,308 23.5 465,189 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 Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 61.2% were separate houses, 15.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 23.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 20 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 285 5.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,500 26.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,950 35.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,721 30.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 96 1.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.1% had 1 bedroom, 26.9% had 2 bedrooms and 35.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,985 35.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,709 30.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,731 31.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 23 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 123 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 35.6% were owned outright, 30.7% were owned with a mortgage and 31.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 4,143 74.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,133 20.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 296 5.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.4% were family households, 20.3% were single person households and 5.3% were group households.

Household income Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.5% 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 Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.8 -- 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 Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 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 Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 794 14.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,327 41.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,739 31.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 576 10.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 135 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 41.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.3% 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 Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 62 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 37.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 39 62.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 62 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 37.1%) were male and 39 (or 62.9%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Eastwood (NSW) % 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 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,036 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,036.

Mortgage and rent Eastwood (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 380 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,600 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Eastwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $380 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,600.

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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