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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

North Ryde

Code SSC11759 (SSC)
People 10,115
Male 4,936
Female 5,179
Median age 41
Families 2,695
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,613
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,604
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $400
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 North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,115 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,936 48.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,179 51.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,115 people in North Ryde (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 621 6.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 628 6.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 631 6.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 596 5.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 602 6.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 516 5.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 572 5.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 707 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 778 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 788 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 748 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 657 6.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 525 5.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 389 3.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 390 3.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 343 3.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 339 3.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 284 2.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in North Ryde (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

Registered marital status North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,386 53.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 154 1.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 524 6.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 594 7.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,582 31.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in North Ryde (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.2% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in North Ryde (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,125 55.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 329 4.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,046 40.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in North Ryde (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 187 6.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 474 15.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 276 9.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 77 2.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 362 12.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 210 7.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 76 2.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 179 5.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 598 19.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 55 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 524 17.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,018 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In North Ryde (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.4% were in primary school, 21.5% in secondary school and 25.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 6,078 60.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,892 51.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 706 7.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 447 4.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,503 36.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), 36.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 51.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,001 60.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,454 29.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 247 5.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 225 4.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,927 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,927 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Ryde (State Suburbs). Of these 60.9% were employed full time, 29.5% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 498 10.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 508 10.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 445 9.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 815 17.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,186 46.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in North Ryde (State Suburbs), 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in North Ryde (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 579 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,917 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,604 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Ryde (State Suburbs) was $579.

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

Unpaid work North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,661 68.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,324 28.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 941 11.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,383 16.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,860 22.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,069 25.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,001 12.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 733 8.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Ryde (State Suburbs), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 823 30.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,448 53.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 386 14.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 38 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in North Ryde (State Suburbs), 53.7% were couple families with children, 30.5% were couple families without children and 14.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In North Ryde (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,404 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,935 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,935 and those without children was $2,404.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 517 22.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 78 3.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 547 24.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 338 14.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 106 4.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 447 19.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 124 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 110 4.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 24.1% 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 North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,346 94.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 187 5.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), 94.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,776 83.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 385 11.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 180 5.4 465,189 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 North Ryde (State Suburbs), 83.0% were separate houses, 11.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 117 3.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 408 12.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,593 47.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,167 34.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 56 1.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 12.2% had 2 bedrooms and 47.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,388 41.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,132 33.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 726 21.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 19 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 81 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in North Ryde (State Suburbs), 41.5% were owned outright, 33.8% were owned with a mortgage and 21.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,595 77.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 647 19.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 105 3.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.5% were family households, 19.3% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), 21.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.6% 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 North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.7 -- 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 North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
None 332 9.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,200 35.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,249 37.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 479 14.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 87 2.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), 35.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.3% 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 North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 46.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 53.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 43 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in North Ryde (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 46.7%) were male and 16 (or 53.3%) were female. The median age was 43 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics North Ryde % 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 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 982 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $982.

Mortgage and rent North Ryde % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 420 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In North Ryde (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $420 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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