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Seven Hills (NSW)

Code SSC12064 (SSC)
People 18,824
Male 9,336
Female 9,488
Median age 36
Families 5,192
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 6,925
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,309
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $275
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 Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 18,824 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 9,336 49.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 9,488 50.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 328 1.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 18,824 people in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,361 7.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,196 6.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,211 6.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,160 6.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,205 6.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,354 7.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,462 7.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,403 7.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,328 7.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,235 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,225 6.5 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,143 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,058 5.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 835 4.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 544 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 480 2.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 336 1.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 288 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,851 52.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 444 2.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,143 7.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 878 5.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,741 31.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.1% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 7,403 52.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 808 5.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 5,988 42.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 319 5.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,050 18.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 382 6.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 107 1.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 785 14.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 293 5.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 107 1.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 505 9.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 737 13.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 176 3.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,115 20.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 5,576 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) 29.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.6% were in primary school, 21.3% in secondary school and 22.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 11,176 59.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 9,157 51.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,062 6.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 731 4.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,863 38.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 38.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 51.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,760 62.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,317 25.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 513 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 595 6.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 9,185 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 9,185 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 62.7% were employed full time, 25.2% were employed part-time and 6.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 800 9.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 759 8.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 763 8.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,008 23.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,752 43.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 9.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 546 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,487 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,309 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $546.

Travel to work, top responses Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 10,191 67.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,340 28.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,665 11.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,036 13.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,224 21.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,618 24.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,808 12.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,540 10.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,587 30.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,586 49.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 935 18.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 84 1.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 49.8% were couple families with children, 30.6% were couple families without children and 18.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs) 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,104 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,268 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,268 and those without children was $2,104.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 963 23.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 113 2.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 784 18.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 819 19.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 237 5.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 797 19.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 247 5.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 212 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.7% had both employed part-time and 18.8% 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 Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 6,470 95.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 299 4.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 95.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,657 87.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 517 8.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 235 3.6 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 17 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 87.4% were separate houses, 8.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 29 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 239 3.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 698 10.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 3,775 58.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,618 25.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 111 1.7 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 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 10.8% had 2 bedrooms and 58.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,050 31.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,425 37.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,811 28.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 32 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 152 2.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 31.7% were owned outright, 37.5% were owned with a mortgage and 28.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 4,972 76.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,340 20.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 157 2.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.9% were family households, 20.7% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.2% 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 Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 764 11.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,348 36.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,266 35.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 882 13.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 211 3.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), 36.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.6% 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 Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 329 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 168 51.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 161 48.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 329 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 168 (or 51.1%) were male and 161 (or 48.9%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Seven Hills (NSW) % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 875 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $875.

Mortgage and rent Seven Hills (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 188 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Seven Hills (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $188 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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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