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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Ettalong Beach

Code SSC10840 (SSC)
People 4,628
Male 2,174
Female 2,454
Median age 49
Families 1,198
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 2,739
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $721
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,628 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,174 47.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,454 53.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 119 2.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,628 people in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) of these 47.0% were male and 53.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 260 5.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 213 4.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 246 5.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 215 4.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 194 4.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 220 4.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 232 5.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 267 5.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 241 5.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 270 5.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 297 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 311 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 346 7.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 334 7.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 281 6.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 255 5.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 248 5.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 198 4.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,445 37.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 212 5.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 576 14.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 466 11.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,206 30.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 37.0% were married and 20.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,290 36.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 363 10.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,856 52.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 36.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 53 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 83 7.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 230 19.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 26 2.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 1.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 186 15.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 0.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 12 1.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 93 7.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 87 7.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 24 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 411 34.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,180 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) 25.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.1% were in primary school, 17.6% in secondary school and 15.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,617 78.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 815 19.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 340 8.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 231 5.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,830 67.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 67.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 908 53.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 483 28.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 121 7.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 179 10.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,691 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,691 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 53.7% were employed full time, 28.6% were employed part-time and 10.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 145 9.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 159 10.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 182 12.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 297 19.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 602 39.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 9.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 435 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 908 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 721 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) was $435.

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

Unpaid work Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,541 65.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 887 22.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 456 11.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 478 12.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.7% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 690 17.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 933 23.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 466 11.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 449 11.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 531 44.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 313 26.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 319 26.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 36 3.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 26.1% were couple families with children, 44.3% were couple families without children and 26.6% were one parent families.

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

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs) 17.0% of single parents were male and 83.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,652 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,905 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,905 and those without children was $1,652.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 104 12.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 26 3.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 109 12.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 121 14.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 54 6.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 320 37.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 52 6.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 59 7.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 12.9% 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 Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,107 80.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 515 19.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 80.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,194 56.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 703 33.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 194 9.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 16 0.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 56.7% were separate houses, 33.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 105 5.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 705 33.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,014 48.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 207 9.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 67 3.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 33.5% had 2 bedrooms and 48.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 859 40.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 333 15.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 823 39.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 80 3.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 40.8% were owned outright, 15.8% were owned with a mortgage and 39.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,182 56.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 844 40.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 81 3.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 56.1% were family households, 40.1% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 40.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.6 -- 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 Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.6 -- 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 Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
None 382 18.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,065 50.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 466 22.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 87 4.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 109 5.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), 50.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.1% 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 Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 121 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 52 43.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 69 57.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), there were 121 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 52 (or 43.0%) were male and 69 (or 57.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ettalong Beach % 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 2.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 776 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $776.

Mortgage and rent Ettalong Beach % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 285 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ettalong Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $285 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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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