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Fingal Bay

Code SSC10889 (SSC)
People 1,503
Male 713
Female 790
Median age 58
Families 387
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,090
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $805
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $270
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 Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,503 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 713 47.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 790 52.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 2.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,503 people in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 61 4.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 43 2.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 75 5.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 74 4.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 37 2.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 60 4.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 51 3.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 52 3.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 58 3.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 82 5.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 107 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 121 8.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 122 8.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 141 9.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 106 7.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 94 6.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 106 7.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 110 7.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 58 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) was 58 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 11.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 37.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 690 52.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 38 2.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 138 10.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 168 12.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 294 22.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.0% were married and 13.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 64 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) was 64 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 582 54.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 71 6.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 419 39.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 65 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) was 65 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 18 4.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 10.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 4.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 60 14.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 2.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 4.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 18 4.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 218 53.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 406 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 14.3% were in primary school, 17.2% in secondary school and 9.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,108 73.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 202 15.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 97 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 43 3.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 944 73.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 73.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 254 50.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 186 36.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 33 6.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 33 6.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 506 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 506 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 50.2% were employed full time, 36.8% were employed part-time and 6.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 63 13.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 53 11.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 68 14.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 78 16.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 175 37.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 459 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 932 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 805 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) was $459.

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

Unpaid work Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 847 63.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 216 16.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 168 12.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 234 17.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 16.3% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 211 15.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 307 23.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 186 14.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 146 11.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 236 60.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 92 23.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 55 14.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 23.7% were couple families with children, 60.8% were couple families without children and 14.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 44.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 56.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs) 44.0% of single parents were male and 56.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,187 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,349 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,349 and those without children was $1,187.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 34 10.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 4.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 46 13.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 29 8.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 5.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 162 48.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 14 4.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 13.8% 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 Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 616 60.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 395 39.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 60.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 39.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 330 53.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 198 32.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 77 12.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 1.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 53.6% were separate houses, 32.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 167 27.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 286 46.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 147 23.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.9 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 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 27.1% had 2 bedrooms and 46.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 275 44.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 87 14.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 188 30.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 41 6.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 4.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 44.6% were owned outright, 14.1% were owned with a mortgage and 30.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 388 63.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 208 33.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 3.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.0% were family households, 33.8% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 35.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.3% 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 Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.1 -- 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 Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
None 48 7.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 329 53.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 169 27.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 50 8.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 3.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), 53.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.1% 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 Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 32 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 40.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 19 59.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), there were 32 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 40.6%) were male and 19 (or 59.4%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Fingal Bay % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 824 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $824.

Mortgage and rent Fingal Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Fingal Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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