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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Werrington County

Code SSC12464 (SSC)
People 3,671
Male 1,842
Female 1,829
Median age 34
Families 1,054
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,294
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,605
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,810
Median weekly rent $310
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,671 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,842 50.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,829 49.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 126 3.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,671 people in Werrington County (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.4% of the population.

Age Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 268 7.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 222 6.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 250 6.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 229 6.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 284 7.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 329 9.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 247 6.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 267 7.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 202 5.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 194 5.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 278 7.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 324 8.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 270 7.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 141 3.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 64 1.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 39 1.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 40 1.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 26 0.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Werrington County (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,517 51.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 98 3.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 259 8.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 98 3.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 957 32.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Werrington County (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.8% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Werrington County (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,424 51.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 256 9.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,071 38.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Werrington County (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 66 6.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 236 24.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 49 5.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 129 13.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 101 10.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 16 1.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 93 9.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 105 10.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 17 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 155 15.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 985 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Werrington County (State Suburbs) 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.7% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 20.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,984 81.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 815 23.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 313 9.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 186 5.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,181 62.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), 62.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,314 63.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 542 26.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 117 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 106 5.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,079 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,079 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Werrington County (State Suburbs). Of these 63.2% were employed full time, 26.1% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 165 8.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 170 8.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 208 10.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 381 19.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 930 47.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Werrington County (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Werrington County (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 674 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,662 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,605 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Werrington County (State Suburbs) was $674.

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

Unpaid work Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,115 72.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,015 34.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 348 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 292 10.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.7% 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, 10.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 613 20.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 793 27.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 390 13.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 319 10.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Werrington County (State Suburbs), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 339 32.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 516 49.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 186 17.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Werrington County (State Suburbs), 49.0% were couple families with children, 32.2% were couple families without children and 17.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Werrington County (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,896 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,301 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,301 and those without children was $1,896.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 195 22.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 26 3.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 219 25.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 155 18.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 52 6.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 112 13.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 53 6.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 38 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 25.8% 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 Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,204 96.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 48 3.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), 96.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,194 98.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 9 0.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Werrington County (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 0.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 1.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 695 57.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 476 39.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 1.3 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 1.0% had 2 bedrooms and 57.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 410 34.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 623 51.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 145 12.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Werrington County (State Suburbs), 34.0% were owned outright, 51.6% were owned with a mortgage and 12.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,005 83.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 179 14.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 22 1.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.3% were family households, 14.8% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), 13.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.7% 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 Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 310 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,810 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.4 -- 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 Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
None 32 2.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 337 27.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 528 43.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 283 23.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 2.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), 27.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.4% 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 Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 126 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 72 57.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 54 42.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Werrington County (State Suburbs), there were 126 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 72 (or 57.1%) were male and 54 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Werrington County % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,613 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,613.

Mortgage and rent Werrington County % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 330 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,667 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Werrington County (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,667.

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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