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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Guildford (NSW)

Code SSC11038 (SSC)
People 19,851
Male 9,955
Female 9,896
Median age 31
Families 4,774
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 6,854
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $945
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,880
Median weekly rent $300
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 Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 19,851 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 9,955 50.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 9,896 49.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 174 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 19,851 people in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,787 9.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,458 7.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,331 6.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,469 7.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,593 8.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,885 9.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,622 8.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,249 6.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,222 6.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,175 5.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,151 5.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 980 4.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 807 4.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 587 3.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 483 2.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 385 1.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 326 1.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 341 1.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,444 48.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 607 4.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,185 7.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 862 5.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 5,171 33.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.8% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 6,738 48.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 499 3.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 6,754 48.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 339 5.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 917 13.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 523 7.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 192 2.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 764 11.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 474 7.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 103 1.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 594 8.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 734 10.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 169 2.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 2,003 29.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 6,812 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) 34.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.0% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 19.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 9,946 50.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 12,750 71.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,439 8.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 600 3.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,102 17.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 17.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 71.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,354 58.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,822 24.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 518 7.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 730 9.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,424 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 7,424 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.6% were employed full time, 24.5% were employed part-time and 9.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 631 9.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 579 8.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 607 9.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,610 24.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,740 41.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 9.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 384 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,075 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 945 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $384.

Travel to work, top responses Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,057 52.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,767 24.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,766 11.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,188 7.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.7% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 7.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,752 18.0 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,721 17.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,213 7.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,371 9.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 17.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,169 24.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,514 52.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 962 20.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 128 2.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 52.7% were couple families with children, 24.5% were couple families without children and 20.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs) 14.1% of single parents were male and 85.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,853 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,050 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,050 and those without children was $1,853.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 555 15.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 91 2.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 367 10.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 755 20.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 346 9.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,105 30.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 224 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 243 6.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 10.0% 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 Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 6,057 93.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 399 6.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,696 61.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 820 13.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,514 25.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 17 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 61.0% were separate houses, 13.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 56 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 334 5.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,940 32.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,312 38.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,224 20.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 188 3.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.5% had 1 bedroom, 32.0% had 2 bedrooms and 38.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,544 25.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,863 30.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 2,368 39.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 34 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 246 4.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 25.5% were owned outright, 30.8% were owned with a mortgage and 39.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 4,518 74.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,367 22.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 170 2.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.6% were family households, 22.6% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 31.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.8% 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 Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.6 -- 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 Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,880 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.4 -- 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 Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 980 16.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,282 37.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,691 27.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 815 13.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 286 4.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), 37.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.5% 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 Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 174 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 86 49.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 88 50.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 174 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 86 (or 49.4%) were male and 88 (or 50.6%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Guildford (NSW) % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 850 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $850.

Mortgage and rent Guildford (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 213 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Guildford (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $213 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,700.

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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