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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Harden

Code SSC11073 (SSC)
People 1,877
Male 912
Female 965
Median age 47
Families 519
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 901
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $761
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,081
Median weekly rent $140
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,877 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 912 48.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 965 51.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 109 5.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,877 people in Harden (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.8% of the population.

Age Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 103 5.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 111 5.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 146 7.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 104 5.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 90 4.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 65 3.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 84 4.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 106 5.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 101 5.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 104 5.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 139 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 126 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 161 8.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 130 6.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 125 6.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 67 3.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 60 3.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 52 2.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Harden (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 774 51.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 61 4.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 148 9.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 134 8.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 401 26.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Harden (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.0% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Harden (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 711 52.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 118 8.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 526 38.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Harden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Harden (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 38 7.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 94 19.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 63 12.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 100 20.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 16 3.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 30 6.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 22 4.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 0.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 115 23.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 487 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Harden (State Suburbs) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 25.1% in secondary school and 10.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,702 90.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 111 6.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 39 2.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 53 3.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,579 88.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Harden (State Suburbs), 88.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 455 59.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 206 26.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 52 6.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 57 7.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 770 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 770 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Harden (State Suburbs). Of these 59.1% were employed full time, 26.8% were employed part-time and 7.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 57 7.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 79 11.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 75 10.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 107 14.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 348 48.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Harden (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Harden (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 413 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 970 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 761 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Harden (State Suburbs) was $413.

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

Unpaid work Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,029 67.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 354 23.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 197 13.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 393 25.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Harden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.3% provided care for children and 13.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 243 16.0 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 352 23.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 201 13.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 232 15.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Harden (State Suburbs), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 252 48.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 171 32.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 88 16.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Harden (State Suburbs), 32.9% were couple families with children, 48.5% were couple families without children and 16.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Harden (State Suburbs) 21.3% of single parents were male and 78.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,475 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,625 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Harden (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,625 and those without children was $1,475.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 77 18.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 5.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 81 18.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 54 12.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 14 3.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 121 28.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 23 5.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 33 7.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Harden (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.0% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 18.9% 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 Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 758 86.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 120 13.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Harden (State Suburbs), 86.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 718 94.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 11 1.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 22 2.9 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 1.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Harden (State Suburbs), 94.6% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 23 3.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 124 16.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 415 54.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 186 24.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Harden (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.3% had 2 bedrooms and 54.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 369 48.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 208 27.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 161 21.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Harden (State Suburbs), 48.7% were owned outright, 27.4% were owned with a mortgage and 21.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 508 67.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 230 30.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 2.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Harden (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.2% were family households, 30.4% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Harden (State Suburbs), 39.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.6% 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 Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 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 Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,081 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
None 65 8.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 269 35.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 271 35.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 127 16.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 3.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Harden (State Suburbs), 35.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.8% 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 Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 113 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 55 48.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 58 51.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Harden (State Suburbs), there were 113 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 55 (or 48.7%) were male and 58 (or 51.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Harden % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 685 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Harden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $685.

Mortgage and rent Harden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 163 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Harden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $163 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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