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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Greenwich

Code SSC11027 (SSC)
People 5,178
Male 2,484
Female 2,694
Median age 39
Families 1,388
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,181
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $2,358
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,800
Median weekly rent $450
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 Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,178 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,484 48.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,694 52.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,178 people in Greenwich (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 274 5.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 285 5.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 301 5.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 288 5.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 368 7.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 392 7.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 329 6.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 366 7.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 357 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 352 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 376 7.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 346 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 325 6.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 233 4.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 165 3.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 159 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 116 2.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 146 2.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Greenwich (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,185 50.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 87 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 327 7.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 223 5.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,503 34.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Greenwich (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.5% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Greenwich (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,995 51.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 347 8.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,567 40.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Greenwich (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 82 5.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 256 16.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 65 4.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 54 3.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 87 5.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 109 7.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 151 9.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 86 5.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 371 24.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 51 3.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 219 14.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,531 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Greenwich (State Suburbs) 29.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.5% were in primary school, 22.7% in secondary school and 29.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,352 64.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,945 39.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 434 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 343 6.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,214 44.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), 44.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,861 64.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 788 27.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 134 4.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 125 4.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,908 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,908 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Greenwich (State Suburbs). Of these 64.0% were employed full time, 27.1% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 282 10.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 275 9.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 235 8.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 338 12.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,516 54.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Greenwich (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Greenwich (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 985 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,706 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,358 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Greenwich (State Suburbs) was $985.

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

Unpaid work Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,428 79.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,145 26.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 497 11.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,116 25.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.5% 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, 25.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,237 28.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,315 30.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 538 12.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 336 7.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Greenwich (State Suburbs), 30.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 584 42.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 624 45.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 148 10.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 32 2.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Greenwich (State Suburbs), 45.0% were couple families with children, 42.1% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Greenwich (State Suburbs) 12.8% of single parents were male and 87.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,756 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,678 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,678 and those without children was $2,756.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 317 26.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 42 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 259 21.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 208 17.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 4.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 185 15.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 65 5.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 87 7.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 21.4% 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 Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,948 92.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 166 7.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), 92.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,031 52.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 112 5.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 797 40.9 465,189 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 Greenwich (State Suburbs), 52.9% were separate houses, 5.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 40.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 90 4.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 603 31.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 639 32.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 584 30.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 1.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.6% had 1 bedroom, 31.0% had 2 bedrooms and 32.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 748 38.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 553 28.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 579 29.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 38 2.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 1.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Greenwich (State Suburbs), 38.4% were owned outright, 28.4% were owned with a mortgage and 29.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,363 70.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 469 24.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 116 6.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.0% were family households, 24.1% were single person households and 6.0% were group households.

Household income Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 31.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), 10.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 31.2% 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 Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.6 -- 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 Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,800 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
None 165 8.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 897 46.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 656 33.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 189 9.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 41 2.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), 46.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.7% 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 Greenwich % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 51 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Greenwich (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 51 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Greenwich % 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 0 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Greenwich (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Greenwich % 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 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Greenwich (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 $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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