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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wentworthville

Code SSC12459 (SSC)
People 10,588
Male 5,332
Female 5,256
Median age 34
Families 2,822
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,993
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,314
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,037
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,588 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,332 50.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,256 49.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 89 0.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,588 people in Wentworthville (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 806 7.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 617 5.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 646 6.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 638 6.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 701 6.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 996 9.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,005 9.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 849 8.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 758 7.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 726 6.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 665 6.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 534 5.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 435 4.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 328 3.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 271 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 242 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 215 2.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 157 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wentworthville (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,699 55.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 220 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 568 6.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 453 5.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,577 30.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wentworthville (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.2% were married and 9.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wentworthville (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,311 54.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 304 3.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,370 42.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wentworthville (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 158 4.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 560 16.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 214 6.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 36 1.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 419 12.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 184 5.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 45 1.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 258 7.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 540 16.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 140 4.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 779 23.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,333 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs) 31.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.3% were in primary school, 19.5% in secondary school and 23.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,421 41.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 7,171 72.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 361 3.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 279 2.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,072 21.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 21.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 72.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,377 64.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,195 22.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 239 4.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 396 7.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,207 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,207 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wentworthville (State Suburbs). Of these 64.9% were employed full time, 22.9% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 411 8.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 418 8.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 369 7.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,341 27.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,036 42.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 8.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wentworthville (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 561 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,520 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,314 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wentworthville (State Suburbs) was $561.

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

Unpaid work Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,487 64.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,398 28.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 909 10.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,154 13.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% provided care for children and 10.7% 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 Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,782 20.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,985 23.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 957 11.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 763 9.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 834 29.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,516 53.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 405 14.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 68 2.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 53.7% were couple families with children, 29.5% were couple families without children and 14.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs) 16.0% of single parents were male and 84.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,964 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,354 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,354 and those without children was $1,964.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 646 27.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 54 2.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 348 14.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 542 23.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 137 5.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 397 16.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 101 4.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 123 5.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 14.8% 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 Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,632 94.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 196 5.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,017 55.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 842 23.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 771 21.2 465,189 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 Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 55.5% were separate houses, 23.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 148 4.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,361 37.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,330 36.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 700 19.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 80 2.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.1% had 1 bedroom, 37.5% had 2 bedrooms and 36.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 937 25.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,148 31.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,428 39.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 23 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 96 2.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 25.8% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 39.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,682 73.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 827 22.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 122 3.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.9% were family households, 22.8% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 22.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.5% 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 Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.2 -- 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 Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,037 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 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 Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
None 518 14.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,687 46.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 989 27.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 316 8.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 122 3.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), 46.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.7% 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 Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 88 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 43 48.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 45 51.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wentworthville (State Suburbs), there were 88 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 43 (or 48.9%) were male and 45 (or 51.1%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wentworthville % 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 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,656 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,656.

Mortgage and rent Wentworthville % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 323 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,867 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Wentworthville (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $323 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,867.

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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