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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wollstonecraft

Code SSC12535 (SSC)
People 8,012
Male 3,784
Female 4,228
Median age 35
Families 2,128
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 4,356
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $2,235
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $466
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 8,012 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,784 47.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,228 52.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,012 people in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 424 5.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 196 2.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 179 2.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 212 2.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 539 6.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,130 14.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,205 15.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 894 11.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 552 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 434 5.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 452 5.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 431 5.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 411 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 330 4.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 207 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 168 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 126 1.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 118 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 9.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,927 40.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 139 1.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 616 8.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 222 3.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,310 45.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.6% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,614 39.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,005 15.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,927 44.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 86 4.5 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 169 8.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 36 1.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 32 1.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 73 3.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 57 3.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 73 3.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 171 8.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 615 32.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 79 4.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 525 27.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,916 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) 23.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 12.4% were in primary school, 10.6% in secondary school and 41.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,331 54.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,682 49.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 583 7.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 430 5.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,750 36.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 36.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 49.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,870 73.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,028 19.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 212 4.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 191 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,301 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,301 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs). Of these 73.0% were employed full time, 19.4% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 353 6.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 364 7.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 312 6.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 744 14.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,129 61.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 6.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 61.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,184 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,766 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,235 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) was $1,184.

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

Unpaid work Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,634 78.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,340 18.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 586 8.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,534 21.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.6% provided care for children and 8.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,411 33.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,268 31.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 606 8.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 346 4.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 31.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,232 57.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 629 29.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 187 8.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 79 3.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 29.6% were couple families with children, 57.9% were couple families without children and 8.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,193 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,352 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,352 and those without children was $3,193.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 713 38.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 53 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 321 17.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 299 16.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 70 3.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 190 10.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 102 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 115 6.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), of couple families, 38.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 17.2% 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 Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,749 91.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 358 8.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 91.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 283 7.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 520 13.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,946 78.6 465,189 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 Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 7.5% were separate houses, 13.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 78.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 21 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 606 16.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,780 47.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,093 29.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 208 5.5 726,049 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 2.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 16.2% had 1 bedroom, 47.5% had 2 bedrooms and 29.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.3. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 973 26.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 911 24.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,812 48.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 40 1.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 26.0% were owned outright, 24.3% were owned with a mortgage and 48.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,106 56.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,287 34.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 356 9.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), of all households, 56.2% were family households, 34.3% were single person households and 9.5% were group households.

Household income Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 27.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 12.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 27.2% 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 Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 466 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
None 610 16.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,087 55.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 847 22.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 146 3.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 59 1.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), 55.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 3.9% 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 Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 68.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 31.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 68.2%) were male and 7 (or 31.8%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wollstonecraft % 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 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,166 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,166.

Mortgage and rent Wollstonecraft % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 600 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Wollstonecraft (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $600 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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