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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Pendle Hill

Code SSC11859 (SSC)
People 6,663
Male 3,245
Female 3,418
Median age 36
Families 1,679
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,512
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,188
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,020
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,663 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,245 48.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,418 51.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 50 0.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,663 people in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 522 7.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 420 6.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 360 5.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 313 4.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 403 6.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 553 8.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 635 9.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 513 7.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 436 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 418 6.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 386 5.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 328 4.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 287 4.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 188 2.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 226 3.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 205 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 194 2.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 274 4.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,834 53.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 161 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 410 7.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 522 9.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,423 26.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,524 53.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 197 4.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,984 42.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 120 5.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 402 18.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 103 4.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 11 0.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 227 10.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 68 3.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 26 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 162 7.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 276 13.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 75 3.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 655 30.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,125 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) 31.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.3% were in primary school, 15.2% in secondary school and 20.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,873 43.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,223 70.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 237 3.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 161 2.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,401 23.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 23.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 70.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,877 64.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 672 23.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 143 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 235 8.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,927 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,927 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs). Of these 64.1% were employed full time, 23.0% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 216 8.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 231 8.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 229 8.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 691 25.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,188 44.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 501 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,417 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,188 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) was $501.

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

Unpaid work Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,157 59.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,411 26.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 621 11.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 583 10.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.4% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 963 18.0 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,142 21.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 542 10.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 506 9.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 21.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 515 30.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 866 51.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 262 15.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 37 2.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 51.5% were couple families with children, 30.7% were couple families without children and 15.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs) 18.9% of single parents were male and 81.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,040 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,232 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,232 and those without children was $2,040.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 335 24.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 2.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 219 15.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 324 23.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 79 5.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 245 17.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 72 5.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 71 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 15.9% 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 Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,266 94.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 128 5.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,145 50.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 416 18.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 678 29.9 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 22 1.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 50.5% were separate houses, 18.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 29.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 162 7.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 866 38.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 820 36.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 351 15.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 53 2.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.2% had 1 bedroom, 38.2% had 2 bedrooms and 36.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 534 23.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 698 30.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 907 40.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 58 2.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 68 3.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 23.6% were owned outright, 30.8% were owned with a mortgage and 40.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,616 71.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 598 26.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 52 2.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.3% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 26.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.7% 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 Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.8 -- 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 Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,020 -- 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 Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
None 356 15.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,054 46.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 563 24.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 199 8.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 95 4.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), 46.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 24.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.8% 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 Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 48 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 30 62.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 37.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 33 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), there were 48 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 30 (or 62.5%) were male and 18 (or 37.5%) were female. The median age was 33 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pendle Hill % 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 2.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 840 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $840.

Mortgage and rent Pendle Hill % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 238 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,795 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Pendle Hill (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $238 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,795.

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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