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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Elermore Vale

Code SSC10803 (SSC)
People 5,186
Male 2,466
Female 2,720
Median age 39
Families 1,449
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,042
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,212
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $265
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,186 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,466 47.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,720 52.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 132 2.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,186 people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.5% of the population.

Age Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 300 5.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 330 6.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 353 6.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 337 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 348 6.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 298 5.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 317 6.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 342 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 307 5.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 319 6.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 391 7.5 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 388 7.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 306 5.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 236 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 195 3.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 161 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 147 2.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 109 2.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,246 53.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 114 2.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 326 7.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 292 6.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,228 29.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.4% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,091 54.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 268 7.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,475 38.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 90 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 383 24.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 41 2.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 39 2.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 238 15.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 20 1.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 48 3.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 120 7.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 240 15.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 33 2.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 311 19.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,563 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) 30.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.6% were in primary school, 19.6% in secondary school and 23.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,345 83.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 889 18.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 274 5.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 218 4.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,557 72.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 72.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,469 57.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 816 31.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 142 5.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 132 5.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,559 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,559 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 31.9% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 323 13.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 244 10.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 250 10.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 438 18.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,030 42.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 539 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,460 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,212 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) was $539.

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

Unpaid work Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,033 72.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,323 31.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 573 13.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 621 14.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 876 20.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,173 27.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 535 12.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 449 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 Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 544 37.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 663 45.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 228 15.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 15 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 45.7% were couple families with children, 37.5% were couple families without children and 15.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs) 16.5% of single parents were male and 83.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,043 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,419 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,419 and those without children was $2,043.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 219 18.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 277 22.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 192 15.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 66 5.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 284 23.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 69 5.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 61 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 22.9% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,857 93.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 140 7.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,400 75.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 406 21.8 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 47 2.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 75.3% were separate houses, 21.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 45 2.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 308 16.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 859 46.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 614 33.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 28 1.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 16.6% had 2 bedrooms and 46.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 654 35.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 641 34.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 506 27.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 48 2.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 35.2% were owned outright, 34.5% were owned with a mortgage and 27.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,420 76.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 394 21.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 44 2.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.4% were family households, 21.2% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 24.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.4% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 265 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
None 114 6.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 649 34.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 696 37.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 343 18.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 55 3.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), 34.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.5% 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 Elermore Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 133 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 72 54.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 61 45.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), there were 133 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 72 (or 54.1%) were male and 61 (or 45.9%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Elermore Vale % 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 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Elermore Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Elermore Vale % 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 932 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Elermore Vale (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 $932.

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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