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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wilberforce (NSW)

Code SSC12498 (SSC)
People 2,879
Male 1,480
Female 1,399
Median age 39
Families 747
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,052
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,550
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,106
Median weekly rent $190
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,879 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,480 51.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,399 48.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 49 1.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,879 people in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 158 5.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 217 7.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 227 7.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 237 8.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 179 6.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 122 4.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 135 4.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 221 7.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 259 9.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 224 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 230 8.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 187 6.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 181 6.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 127 4.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 64 2.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 45 1.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 33 1.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 34 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,198 52.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 79 3.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 195 8.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 92 4.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 714 31.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.6% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,100 53.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 157 7.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 787 38.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 75 7.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 215 21.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 27 2.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 31 3.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 109 11.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 62 6.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 44 4.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 89 9.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 86 8.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 17 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 231 23.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 986 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) 34.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.7% were in primary school, 21.8% in secondary school and 17.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,415 83.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 396 14.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 207 7.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 121 4.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,941 72.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 72.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 961 62.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 419 27.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 96 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 66 4.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,542 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,542 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 62.3% were employed full time, 27.2% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 160 10.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 146 9.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 117 7.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 229 15.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 726 49.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 612 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,781 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,550 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $612.

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

Unpaid work Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,635 71.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 736 32.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 271 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 402 17.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.3% 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, 17.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 494 21.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 553 24.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 307 13.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 281 12.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 243 32.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 399 53.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 96 12.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 53.4% were couple families with children, 32.5% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs) 30.9% of single parents were male and 69.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,956 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,407 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,407 and those without children was $1,956.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 156 24.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 2.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 186 29.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 91 14.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 4.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 84 13.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 51 7.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 31 4.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.2% had both employed part-time and 29.0% 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 Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 922 93.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 61 6.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 841 91.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 1.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 13 1.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 58 6.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 91.3% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 6.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 18 2.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 52 5.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 84 9.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 327 35.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 426 46.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.6% had 1 bedroom, 9.1% had 2 bedrooms and 35.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 293 31.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 443 48.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 158 17.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 2.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 31.7% were owned outright, 48.0% were owned with a mortgage and 17.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 729 79.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 171 18.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 2.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.2% were family households, 18.6% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 16.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.1% 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 Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,106 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.2 -- 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 Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 38 4.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 199 21.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 349 37.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 316 34.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 21 2.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), 21.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.2% 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 Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 51 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 33 64.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 35.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 51 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 33 (or 64.7%) were male and 18 (or 35.3%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wilberforce (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 3.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.8 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Wilberforce (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 245 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Wilberforce (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $245 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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