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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Kandos

Code SSC11198 (SSC)
People 1,284
Male 628
Female 656
Median age 45
Families 335
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 707
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $614
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,284 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 628 48.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 656 51.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 57 4.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,284 people in Kandos (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 78 6.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 75 5.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 97 7.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 74 5.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 51 4.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 51 4.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 46 3.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 74 5.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 81 6.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 80 6.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 94 7.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 86 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 71 5.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 106 8.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 86 6.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 53 4.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 39 3.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 39 3.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kandos (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 395 38.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 50 4.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 126 12.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 120 11.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 341 33.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kandos (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 38.3% were married and 17.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kandos (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 371 39.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 122 13.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 440 47.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Kandos (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kandos (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 20 6.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 102 32.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 93 29.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 19 6.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 11 3.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 57 18.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 311 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kandos (State Suburbs) 24.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.8% were in primary school, 30.9% in secondary school and 9.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,094 85.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 169 13.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 60 4.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 48 3.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 966 77.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Kandos (State Suburbs), 77.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 206 51.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 112 27.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 3.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 68 17.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 401 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 401 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kandos (State Suburbs). Of these 51.4% were employed full time, 27.9% were employed part-time and 17.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 51 15.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 11.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 31 9.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 54 16.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 147 44.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kandos (State Suburbs), 15.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kandos (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 342 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 807 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 614 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kandos (State Suburbs) was $342.

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

Unpaid work Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 712 69.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 242 23.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 147 14.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 217 21.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kandos (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.4% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 159 15.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 248 24.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 128 12.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 178 17.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kandos (State Suburbs), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 135 40.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 116 34.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 77 23.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 2.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kandos (State Suburbs), 34.6% were couple families with children, 40.3% were couple families without children and 23.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kandos % 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 Kandos (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 Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,416 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,050 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kandos (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,050 and those without children was $1,416.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 21 8.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 32 12.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 41 16.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 6.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 108 42.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 3.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 6.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Kandos (State Suburbs), of couple families, 8.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 12.7% 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 Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 553 79.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 141 20.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Kandos (State Suburbs), 79.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 528 95.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 13 2.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 1.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kandos (State Suburbs), 95.3% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 3.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 163 29.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 279 50.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 81 14.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 1.3 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kandos (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 29.4% had 2 bedrooms and 50.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 245 44.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 117 21.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 174 31.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kandos (State Suburbs), 44.2% were owned outright, 21.1% were owned with a mortgage and 31.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 326 58.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 210 37.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 3.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Kandos (State Suburbs), of all households, 58.8% were family households, 37.9% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 49.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kandos (State Suburbs), 49.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.4% 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 Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.0 -- 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 Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
None 56 10.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 285 51.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 137 24.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 55 9.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 4.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Kandos (State Suburbs), 51.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 24.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.9% 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 Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 58 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 25 43.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 33 56.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kandos (State Suburbs), there were 58 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 25 (or 43.1%) were male and 33 (or 56.9%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kandos % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 825 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kandos (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $825.

Mortgage and rent Kandos % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 823 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Kandos (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $823.

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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