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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Kurrajong

Code SSC11296 (SSC)
People 3,123
Male 1,533
Female 1,590
Median age 42
Families 850
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,128
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,723
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,123 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,533 49.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,590 50.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 53 1.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,123 people in Kurrajong (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 135 4.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 206 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 242 7.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 240 7.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 210 6.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 88 2.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 132 4.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 187 6.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 229 7.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 244 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 287 9.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 250 8.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 224 7.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 183 5.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 108 3.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 53 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 50 1.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 55 1.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,479 58.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 49 1.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 192 7.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 110 4.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 705 27.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kurrajong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.3% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,346 59.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 144 6.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 761 33.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 54 5.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 209 20.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 3.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 48 4.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 180 17.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 1.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 64 6.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 100 9.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 104 10.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 2.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 194 18.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,026 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs) 32.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.0% were in primary school, 25.4% in secondary school and 20.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,521 80.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 586 20.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 257 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 164 5.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,913 65.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 65.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,022 61.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 509 30.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 93 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 50 3.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,674 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,674 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kurrajong (State Suburbs). Of these 61.1% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 162 10.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 162 10.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 176 10.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 212 13.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 817 50.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 688 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,920 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,723 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was $688.

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

Unpaid work Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,930 76.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 741 29.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 286 11.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 542 21.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.2% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 511 20.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 693 27.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 407 16.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 322 12.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 325 38.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 438 51.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 80 9.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 51.6% were couple families with children, 38.3% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs) 21.7% of single parents were male and 78.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,266 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,663 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,663 and those without children was $2,266.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 199 26.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 3.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 206 27.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 91 11.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 51 6.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 120 15.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 29 3.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 42 5.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 27.0% 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 987 92.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 81 7.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 92.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 951 96.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 1.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 24 2.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 96.3% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 43 4.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 84 8.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 295 29.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 549 55.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 0.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.4% had 1 bedroom, 8.5% had 2 bedrooms and 29.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 385 39.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 466 47.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 123 12.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 9 0.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 39.0% were owned outright, 47.3% were owned with a mortgage and 12.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 824 83.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 145 14.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 1.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.6% were family households, 14.7% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 14.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.3% 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.6 -- 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
None 20 2.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 194 19.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 404 41.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 349 35.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 1.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 19.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.4% 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 55 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 41.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 32 58.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kurrajong (State Suburbs), there were 55 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 41.8%) were male and 32 (or 58.2%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kurrajong % 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 3.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kurrajong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Kurrajong % 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 2,838 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Kurrajong (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 $2,838.

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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