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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Gladesville

Code SSC10951 (SSC)
People 10,974
Male 5,242
Female 5,732
Median age 38
Families 2,872
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 4,857
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,558
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $331
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,974 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,242 47.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,732 52.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 41 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,974 people in Gladesville (State Suburbs) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 790 7.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 665 6.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 626 5.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 536 4.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 541 4.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 742 6.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 860 7.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,015 9.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 895 8.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 824 7.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 683 6.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 581 5.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 580 5.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 424 3.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 343 3.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 298 2.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 306 2.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 265 2.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gladesville (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,296 48.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 204 2.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 792 8.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 523 5.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,082 34.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gladesville (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.3% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gladesville (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,004 48.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 737 9.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,489 42.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gladesville (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 241 7.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 532 17.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 276 8.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 62 2.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 238 7.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 281 9.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 126 4.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 209 6.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 562 18.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 90 2.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 468 15.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,085 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gladesville (State Suburbs) 28.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 20.9% in secondary school and 25.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,424 67.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,293 40.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 974 9.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 668 6.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,589 43.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), 43.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,871 65.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,530 25.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 289 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 251 4.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,941 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,941 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gladesville (State Suburbs). Of these 65.2% were employed full time, 25.8% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 523 9.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 506 8.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 504 8.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 898 15.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,974 52.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gladesville (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gladesville (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 783 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,204 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,558 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gladesville (State Suburbs) was $783.

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

Unpaid work Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,743 75.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,628 29.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,027 11.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,634 18.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.5% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,354 26.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,579 29.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,063 11.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 748 8.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gladesville (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,020 35.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,402 48.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 391 13.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 59 2.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gladesville (State Suburbs), 48.8% were couple families with children, 35.5% were couple families without children and 13.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Gladesville (State Suburbs) 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,577 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,086 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,086 and those without children was $2,577.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 647 26.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 80 3.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 572 23.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 391 16.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 98 4.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 369 15.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 133 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 135 5.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 23.6% 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 Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,373 92.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 365 7.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,265 51.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 389 8.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,694 38.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 22 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gladesville (State Suburbs), 51.8% were separate houses, 8.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 38.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 37 0.8 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 546 12.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,437 32.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,315 30.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 976 22.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 61 1.4 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.5% had 1 bedroom, 32.9% had 2 bedrooms and 30.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,286 29.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,463 33.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,525 34.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 87 2.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gladesville (State Suburbs), 29.4% were owned outright, 33.5% were owned with a mortgage and 34.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,810 64.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,416 32.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 145 3.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.3% were family households, 32.4% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), 20.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.1% 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 Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 331 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.8 -- 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 Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.7 -- 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 Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
None 583 13.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,827 41.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,384 31.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 458 10.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 121 2.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), 41.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.5% 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 Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 44 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 47.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 23 52.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gladesville (State Suburbs), there were 44 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 47.7%) were male and 23 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gladesville % 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 2.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Gladesville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 480 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,467 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Gladesville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $480 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,467.

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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