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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Mudgee

Code SSC11639 (SSC)
People 9,830
Male 4,838
Female 4,992
Median age 37
Families 2,519
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,346
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,023
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 9,830 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,838 49.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,992 50.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 426 4.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,830 people in Mudgee (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.3% of the population.

Age Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 745 7.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 683 7.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 688 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 674 6.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 599 6.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 622 6.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 580 5.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 657 6.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 680 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 649 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 590 6.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 475 4.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 488 5.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 451 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 373 3.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 335 3.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 261 2.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 277 2.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mudgee (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,489 45.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 269 3.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 724 9.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 617 8.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,613 33.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mudgee (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.2% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mudgee (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,114 46.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 863 12.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,697 40.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mudgee (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 187 6.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 612 20.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 189 6.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 0.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 583 19.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 59 2.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 0.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 295 10.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 155 5.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 42 1.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 824 27.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,960 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mudgee (State Suburbs) 30.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.3% were in primary school, 22.0% in secondary school and 15.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 8,458 86.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 912 10.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 444 4.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 348 3.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 7,323 81.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), 81.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,654 58.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,382 30.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 241 5.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 240 5.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,517 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,517 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mudgee (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 478 11.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 429 10.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 477 11.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 677 15.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,972 46.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mudgee (State Suburbs), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Mudgee (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 507 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,361 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,023 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mudgee (State Suburbs) was $507.

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

Unpaid work Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,211 67.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,161 28.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 772 10.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,437 18.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,453 18.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,910 24.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 962 12.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 882 11.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mudgee (State Suburbs), 24.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 991 39.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,048 41.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 449 17.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 32 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mudgee (State Suburbs), 41.6% were couple families with children, 39.3% were couple families without children and 17.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Mudgee (State Suburbs) 18.3% of single parents were male and 81.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,002 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,126 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,126 and those without children was $2,002.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 413 20.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 73 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 490 24.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 319 15.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 120 5.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 391 19.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 102 5.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 130 6.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 24.0% 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 Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,639 89.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 417 10.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), 89.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,012 82.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 298 8.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 243 6.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 83 2.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mudgee (State Suburbs), 82.7% were separate houses, 8.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.7% were flats, units or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 19 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 123 3.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 593 16.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,647 45.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,155 31.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 102 2.8 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.4% had 1 bedroom, 16.3% had 2 bedrooms and 45.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,136 31.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,080 29.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,283 35.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 130 3.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mudgee (State Suburbs), 31.2% were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 35.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,481 68.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,041 28.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 117 3.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.2% were family households, 28.6% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), 29.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.9% 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 Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
None 342 9.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,338 36.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,314 36.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 486 13.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 161 4.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.3% 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 Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 426 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 219 51.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 207 48.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mudgee (State Suburbs), there were 426 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 219 (or 51.4%) were male and 207 (or 48.6%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mudgee % 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 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 918 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $918.

Mortgage and rent Mudgee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,616 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Mudgee (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,616.

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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