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Murrumbateman

Code SSC11660 (SSC)
People 2,846
Male 1,433
Female 1,413
Median age 37
Families 799
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 993
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,442
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $288
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 Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,846 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,433 50.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,413 49.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 27 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,846 people in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 214 7.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 243 8.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 254 8.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 209 7.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 112 3.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 83 2.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 171 6.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 263 9.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 257 9.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 220 7.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 256 9.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 209 7.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 160 5.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 84 3.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 54 1.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 35 1.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 12 0.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,359 63.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 34 1.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 137 6.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 51 2.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 549 25.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 63.8% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,230 64.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 216 11.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 475 24.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 78 8.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 146 15.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 122 12.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 56 5.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 89 9.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 98 10.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 45 4.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 50 5.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 93 9.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 14 1.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 162 17.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 953 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) 33.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.0% were in primary school, 24.2% in secondary school and 15.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,303 80.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 478 17.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 199 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 185 6.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,803 67.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 67.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,056 66.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 394 24.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 105 6.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 33 2.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,588 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,588 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs). Of these 66.5% were employed full time, 24.8% were employed part-time and 2.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 123 7.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 112 7.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 159 10.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 286 18.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 768 49.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,023 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,511 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,442 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) was $1,023.

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

Unpaid work Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,780 83.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 752 35.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 235 11.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 581 27.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.3% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 454 21.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 722 33.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 356 16.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 249 11.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 33.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 316 39.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 433 54.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 47 5.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 54.2% were couple families with children, 39.5% were couple families without children and 5.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs) 18.2% of single parents were male and 81.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,776 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,004 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,004 and those without children was $2,776.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 252 33.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 29 3.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 164 22.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 96 12.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 3.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 60 8.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 67 9.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 50 6.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), of couple families, 33.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 22.0% 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 Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 878 92.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 68 7.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 92.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 872 99.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.7 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 99.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 1.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 52 5.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 255 29.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 552 62.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.4% had 1 bedroom, 5.9% had 2 bedrooms and 29.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 241 27.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 560 63.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 68 7.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 0.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 27.5% were owned outright, 63.9% were owned with a mortgage and 7.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 781 89.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 83 9.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 1.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), of all households, 89.1% were family households, 9.5% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 5.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 33.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 5.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 33.2% 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 Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 288 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.2 -- 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 Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.1 -- 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 Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 0.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 129 14.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 457 52.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 279 31.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 0.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), 14.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 52.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.8% 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 Murrumbateman % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 40.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 59.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 40.7%) were male and 16 (or 59.3%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Murrumbateman % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Murrumbateman (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Murrumbateman % 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 1,900 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Murrumbateman (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 $1,900.

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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