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Turramurra

Code SSC12329 (SSC)
People 11,083
Male 5,345
Female 5,738
Median age 42
Families 3,052
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,122
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,293
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $510
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 11,083 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,345 48.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,738 51.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 0.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,083 people in Turramurra (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 624 5.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 767 6.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 870 7.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 839 7.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 605 5.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 365 3.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 462 4.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 642 5.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 831 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 956 8.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 796 7.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 715 6.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 675 6.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 510 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 405 3.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 338 3.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 315 2.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 368 3.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Turramurra (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,391 61.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 128 1.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 427 4.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 592 6.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,287 25.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Turramurra (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.1% were married and 6.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Turramurra (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,955 60.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 296 3.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,887 35.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

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

Education Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 216 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 600 16.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 184 5.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 288 7.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 267 7.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 165 4.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 537 14.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 151 4.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 739 20.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 88 2.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 462 12.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,697 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Turramurra (State Suburbs) 33.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.0% were in primary school, 26.2% in secondary school and 24.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,117 64.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,344 40.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 855 8.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 668 6.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,745 44.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), 44.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,102 57.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,822 33.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 261 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 244 4.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,429 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,429 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Turramurra (State Suburbs). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 33.6% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 755 14.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 566 10.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 499 9.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 571 11.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,529 48.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Turramurra (State Suburbs), 14.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Turramurra % 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 Turramurra (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 782 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,640 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,293 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Turramurra (State Suburbs) was $782.

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

Unpaid work Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,941 78.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,732 31.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,053 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,384 27.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.0% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,173 24.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,451 27.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,297 14.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,019 11.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Turramurra (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,001 32.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,705 55.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 312 10.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Turramurra (State Suburbs), 55.9% were couple families with children, 32.8% were couple families without children and 10.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Turramurra (State Suburbs) 21.8% of single parents were male and 78.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,965 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,339 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,339 and those without children was $2,965.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 516 19.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 108 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 628 23.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 505 18.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 158 5.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 466 17.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 144 5.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 182 6.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,750 93.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 256 6.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), 93.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,080 82.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 157 4.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 508 13.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Turramurra (State Suburbs), 82.1% were separate houses, 4.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 141 3.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 450 12.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,179 31.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,939 51.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 40 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 12.0% had 2 bedrooms and 31.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,671 44.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,420 37.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 552 14.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 49 1.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 59 1.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Turramurra (State Suburbs), 44.5% were owned outright, 37.9% were owned with a mortgage and 14.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,994 79.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 712 19.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 45 1.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.8% were family households, 19.0% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), 12.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.7% 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 Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 510 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.5 -- 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 Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
None 220 5.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,305 34.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,552 41.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 612 16.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 62 1.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.3% 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 Turramurra % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 59.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 40.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 45 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Turramurra (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 59.1%) were male and 9 (or 40.9%) were female. The median age was 45 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Turramurra % 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 3.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 389 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Turramurra (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $389.

Mortgage and rent Turramurra % 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 4,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Turramurra (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 $4,000.

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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