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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Glenbrook

Code SSC10959 (SSC)
People 4,945
Male 2,431
Female 2,514
Median age 39
Families 1,369
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,817
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,916
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $330
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 Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,945 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,431 49.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,514 50.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 43 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,945 people in Glenbrook (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 312 6.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 376 7.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 380 7.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 392 7.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 299 6.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 165 3.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 242 4.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 349 7.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 371 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 386 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 404 8.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 380 7.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 306 6.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 198 4.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 139 2.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 124 2.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 72 1.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 53 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glenbrook (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,237 57.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 89 2.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 240 6.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 187 4.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,125 29.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glenbrook (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.7% were married and 8.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glenbrook (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,136 57.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 212 5.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,354 36.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glenbrook (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 112 7.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 297 18.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 94 5.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 95 5.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 239 14.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 75 4.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 134 8.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 138 8.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 251 15.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 32 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 135 8.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,602 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs) 32.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 28.0% in secondary school and 24.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,178 84.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 931 19.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 461 9.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 324 6.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,111 64.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 64.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,593 59.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 883 32.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 131 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 82 3.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,689 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,689 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glenbrook (State Suburbs). Of these 59.2% were employed full time, 32.8% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 350 13.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 282 10.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 251 9.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 371 14.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,219 46.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glenbrook (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 735 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,199 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,916 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glenbrook (State Suburbs) was $735.

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

Unpaid work Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,250 83.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,355 34.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 509 13.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 963 24.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.9% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 958 24.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,211 31.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 619 16.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 465 12.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 31.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 443 32.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 760 55.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 158 11.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 0.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 55.5% were couple families with children, 32.3% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs) 14.9% of single parents were male and 85.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,457 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,877 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,877 and those without children was $2,457.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 262 21.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 43 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 349 29.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 188 15.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 69 5.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 167 13.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 68 5.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 54 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 29.1% 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 Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,702 94.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 95 5.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 94.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,593 93.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 79 4.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 25 1.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 93.7% were separate houses, 4.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 44 2.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 180 10.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 603 35.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 860 50.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 0.9 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 10.6% had 2 bedrooms and 35.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 708 41.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 701 41.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 257 15.1 743,050 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 25 1.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 41.6% were owned outright, 41.2% were owned with a mortgage and 15.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,342 78.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 322 18.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 37 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.9% were family households, 18.9% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 13.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.9% 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 Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
None 72 4.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 522 30.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 712 41.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 359 21.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 37 2.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), 30.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.1% 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 Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 42 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 25 59.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 17 40.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 42 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glenbrook (State Suburbs), there were 42 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 25 (or 59.5%) were male and 17 (or 40.5%) were female. The median age was 42 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glenbrook % 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 3.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Glenbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Glenbrook (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,100.

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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