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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Moree

Code SSC11593 (SSC)
People 9,346
Male 4,689
Female 4,657
Median age 36
Families 2,287
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,235
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,084
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,324
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 9,346 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,689 50.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,657 49.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,903 20.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,346 people in Moree (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 20.4% of the population.

Age Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 818 8.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 639 6.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 634 6.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 581 6.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 635 6.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 610 6.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 614 6.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 650 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 649 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 594 6.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 634 6.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 525 5.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 502 5.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 408 4.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 325 3.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 220 2.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 166 1.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 142 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Moree (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,186 43.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 218 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 466 6.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 534 7.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,851 39.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Moree (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.9% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Moree (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,703 45.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 726 12.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,549 42.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Moree (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Moree (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 198 6.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 532 17.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 206 6.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 38 1.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 348 11.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 114 3.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 52 1.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 210 7.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 135 4.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 36 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,144 38.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,013 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Moree (State Suburbs) 32.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.8% were in primary school, 17.1% in secondary school and 11.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,836 83.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 538 6.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 271 3.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 203 2.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 7,177 87.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Moree (State Suburbs), 87.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,752 64.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 990 23.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 243 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 273 6.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,258 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,258 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Moree (State Suburbs). Of these 64.6% were employed full time, 23.3% were employed part-time and 6.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 309 7.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 292 7.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 386 9.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 707 17.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,049 51.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Moree (State Suburbs), 7.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Moree (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 585 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,300 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,084 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Moree (State Suburbs) was $585.

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

Unpaid work Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,481 61.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,974 27.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 702 9.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,398 19.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Moree (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,317 18.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,659 22.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 807 11.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 701 9.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Moree (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 842 36.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 921 40.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 477 20.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 47 2.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Moree (State Suburbs), 40.3% were couple families with children, 36.8% were couple families without children and 20.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Moree (State Suburbs) 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,873 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,017 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Moree (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,017 and those without children was $1,873.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 498 28.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 50 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 382 21.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 258 14.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 68 3.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 263 14.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 110 6.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 131 7.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Moree (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 21.7% 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 Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,229 85.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 549 14.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Moree (State Suburbs), 85.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,685 83.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 132 4.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 364 11.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 43 1.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Moree (State Suburbs), 83.2% were separate houses, 4.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 21 0.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 119 3.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 613 19.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,366 42.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,013 31.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 94 2.9 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Moree (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 19.0% had 2 bedrooms and 42.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 904 28.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 881 27.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,307 40.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 24 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 111 3.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Moree (State Suburbs), 28.0% were owned outright, 27.3% were owned with a mortgage and 40.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,238 69.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 908 28.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 81 2.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Moree (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 28.1% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Moree (State Suburbs), 26.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.4% 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 Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,324 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
None 366 11.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,075 33.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,108 34.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 511 15.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 165 5.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Moree (State Suburbs), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% 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 Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,902 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 898 47.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 1,004 52.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Moree (State Suburbs), there were 1,902 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 898 (or 47.2%) were male and 1,004 (or 52.8%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Moree % 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 3.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 703 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Moree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $703.

Mortgage and rent Moree % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Moree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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