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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Elderslie (Camden - NSW)

Code SSC10801 (SSC)
People 4,252
Male 2,020
Female 2,232
Median age 34
Families 1,221
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,593
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,671
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,253
Median weekly rent $350
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 Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,252 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,020 47.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,232 52.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 80 1.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,252 people in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 342 8.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 341 8.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 324 7.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 321 7.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 239 5.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 266 6.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 305 7.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 314 7.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 328 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 295 6.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 238 5.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 256 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 217 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 154 3.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 110 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 96 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 70 1.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 35 0.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,811 55.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 88 2.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 285 8.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 145 4.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 912 28.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.9% were married and 11.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,740 56.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 261 8.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,098 35.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 111 8.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 326 24.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 46 3.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 47 3.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 241 18.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 58 4.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 40 3.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 92 7.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 142 10.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 25 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 191 14.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,319 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) 31.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.8% were in primary school, 25.7% in secondary school and 17.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,571 84.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 799 19.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 338 8.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 222 5.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,732 66.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 66.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,445 64.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 601 26.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 126 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 67 3.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,239 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,239 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 64.5% were employed full time, 26.8% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 229 10.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 201 9.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 175 8.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 340 15.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,103 50.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 695 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,874 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,671 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) was $695.

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

Unpaid work Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,537 78.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,165 35.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 384 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 622 19.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.9% 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, 19.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 826 25.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 915 28.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 449 13.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 345 10.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 413 33.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 606 49.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 188 15.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 14 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 49.6% were couple families with children, 33.8% were couple families without children and 15.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.4 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.6 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs) 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,288 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,463 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,463 and those without children was $2,288.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 273 26.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 2.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 265 26.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 148 14.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 40 3.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 155 15.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 75 7.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 38 3.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 26.0% 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 Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,465 94.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 83 5.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 94.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,355 92.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 35 2.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 36 2.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 37 2.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 92.6% were separate houses, 2.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 2.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 44 3.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 89 6.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 506 34.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 794 54.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 1.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 6.1% had 2 bedrooms and 34.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 403 27.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 718 49.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 315 21.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 27.5% were owned outright, 49.0% were owned with a mortgage and 21.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,197 81.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 251 17.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 1.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.7% were family households, 17.1% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 17.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.0% 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 Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,253 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.3 -- 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 Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 61 4.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 396 27.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 681 46.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 288 19.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 40 2.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), 27.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.6% 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 Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 77 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 50.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 38 49.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 77 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 50.6%) were male and 38 (or 49.4%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Elderslie (Camden - 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 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Elderslie (Camden - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 320 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,700 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Elderslie (Camden - NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $320 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,700.

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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