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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Pymble

Code SSC11921 (SSC)
People 10,582
Male 4,897
Female 5,685
Median age 40
Families 2,972
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,760
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,671
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,215
Median weekly rent $600
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,582 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,897 46.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,685 53.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 0.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,582 people in Pymble (State Suburbs) of these 46.3% were male and 53.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 516 4.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 781 7.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 901 8.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 946 8.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 691 6.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 395 3.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 361 3.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 585 5.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 810 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 948 9.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 857 8.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 681 6.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 676 6.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 457 4.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 305 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 256 2.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 220 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 198 1.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pymble (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,264 62.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 114 1.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 359 4.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 300 3.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,347 28.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pymble (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.8% were married and 5.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pymble (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,870 62.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 278 3.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,651 34.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Pymble (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pymble (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 213 5.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 601 15.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 124 3.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 342 9.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 195 5.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 170 4.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 767 20.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 140 3.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 777 20.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 56 1.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 411 10.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,796 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pymble (State Suburbs) 35.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.1% were in primary school, 29.8% in secondary school and 24.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 6,446 60.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,619 45.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 787 7.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 600 5.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,123 40.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Pymble (State Suburbs), 40.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 45.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,143 59.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,612 30.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 260 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 243 4.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,258 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,258 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pymble (State Suburbs). Of these 59.8% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 679 13.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 540 10.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 394 7.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 511 10.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,633 52.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pymble (State Suburbs), 13.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pymble (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 887 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,795 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,671 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pymble (State Suburbs) was $887.

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

Unpaid work Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,592 78.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,691 32.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,038 12.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,205 26.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Pymble (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.1% provided care for children and 12.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,158 25.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,261 27.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,250 14.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 921 11.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pymble (State Suburbs), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 889 29.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,774 59.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 281 9.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 29 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pymble (State Suburbs), 59.7% were couple families with children, 29.9% were couple families without children and 9.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Pymble (State Suburbs) 15.1% of single parents were male and 84.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,992 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,547 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pymble (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,547 and those without children was $2,992.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 592 22.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 81 3.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 583 21.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 518 19.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 158 5.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 420 15.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 125 4.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 189 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Pymble (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,370 92.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 264 7.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Pymble (State Suburbs), 92.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,807 83.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 113 3.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 446 13.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Pymble (State Suburbs), 83.3% were separate houses, 3.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 68 2.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 371 11.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 890 26.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,994 59.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 43 1.3 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 Pymble (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 11.0% had 2 bedrooms and 26.4% 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 Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,503 44.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,276 37.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 512 15.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 65 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pymble (State Suburbs), 44.6% were owned outright, 37.9% were owned with a mortgage and 15.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,917 86.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 406 12.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 46 1.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Pymble (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.6% were family households, 12.1% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 37.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pymble (State Suburbs), 8.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 37.7% 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 Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 600 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.6 -- 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 Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,215 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.1 -- 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 Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
None 85 2.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 941 27.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,610 47.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 663 19.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 68 2.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Pymble (State Suburbs), 27.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.7% 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 Pymble % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 17.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 82.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pymble (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 17.6%) were male and 14 (or 82.4%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pymble % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 5,000 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pymble (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $5,000.

Mortgage and rent Pymble % 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 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Pymble (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 $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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