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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Millers Point

Code SSC11539 (SSC)
People 1,736
Male 926
Female 810
Median age 44
Families 410
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 1,245
Average people per household 1.8
Median weekly household income $2,202
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,600
Median weekly rent $577
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,736 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 926 53.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 810 46.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 32 1.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,736 people in Millers Point (State Suburbs) of these 53.3% were male and 46.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 56 3.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19 1.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 28 1.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 54 3.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 107 6.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 179 10.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 187 10.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 130 7.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 111 6.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 128 7.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 156 9.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 134 7.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 152 8.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 115 6.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 73 4.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 59 3.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 30 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 18 1.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Millers Point (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 5.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 670 41.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 50 3.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 178 10.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 58 3.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 680 41.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Millers Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.0% were married and 13.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Millers Point (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 483 38.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 165 13.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 607 48.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 38.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Millers Point (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 4 0.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 6 1.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5 0.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 1.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 5 0.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 2.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 2.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 32 5.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 85 15.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 15 2.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 364 66.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 548 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Millers Point (State Suburbs) 31.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 3.7% were in primary school, 5.1% in secondary school and 21.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 757 43.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 729 53.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 76 5.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 66 4.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 495 36.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), 36.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 53.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 619 71.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 170 19.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 30 3.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 48 5.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 867 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 867 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Millers Point (State Suburbs). Of these 71.4% were employed full time, 19.6% were employed part-time and 5.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 59 7.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 61 7.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 51 6.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 72 8.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 545 66.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Millers Point (State Suburbs), 7.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 66.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Millers Point (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,097 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,760 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,202 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Millers Point (State Suburbs) was $1,097.

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

Unpaid work Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 962 58.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 204 12.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 129 7.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 230 14.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 12.5% provided care for children and 7.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 438 26.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 336 20.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 107 6.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 82 5.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Millers Point (State Suburbs), 20.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 270 65.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 69 16.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 60 14.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 2.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Millers Point (State Suburbs), 16.8% were couple families with children, 65.7% were couple families without children and 14.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 4.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 95.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Millers Point (State Suburbs) 4.9% of single parents were male and 95.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,652 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 4,062 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $4,062 and those without children was $3,652.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 107 31.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 2.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 42 12.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 62 18.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 26 7.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 52 15.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 2.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 31 9.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 12.4% 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 Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 778 77.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 227 22.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), 77.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 102 13.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 89 11.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 586 75.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Millers Point (State Suburbs), 13.1% were separate houses, 11.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 75.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 22 2.8 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 227 29.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 316 40.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 175 22.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 16 2.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 22 2.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 1.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 29.2% had 1 bedroom, 40.6% had 2 bedrooms and 22.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 1.9. The average household size was 1.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 140 18.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 124 16.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 489 62.9 743,050 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 21 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Millers Point (State Suburbs), 18.0% were owned outright, 16.0% were owned with a mortgage and 62.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 408 52.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 340 43.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 28 3.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 52.6% were family households, 43.8% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), 22.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.2% 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 Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 577 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 73.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 26.5 -- 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 Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.7 -- 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 Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
None 283 36.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 354 45.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 102 13.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 12 1.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 3.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), 45.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 13.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 1.5% 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 Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 22.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 24 77.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Millers Point (State Suburbs), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 22.6%) were male and 24 (or 77.4%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Millers Point % 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 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,025 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,025.

Mortgage and rent Millers Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 222 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Millers Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $222 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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