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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Zetland

Code SSC12626 (SSC)
People 3,812
Male 1,990
Female 1,822
Median age 31
Families 937
Average children per family 1.4
All private dwellings 1,999
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,870
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,557
Median weekly rent $565
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 Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,812 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,990 52.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,822 47.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 34 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,812 people in Zetland (State Suburbs) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 222 5.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 100 2.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 73 1.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 144 3.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 479 12.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 705 18.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 610 16.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 431 11.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 293 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 228 6.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 165 4.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 137 3.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 99 2.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 51 1.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 1.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 20 0.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 17 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Zetland (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,116 32.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 79 2.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 226 6.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 40 1.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,958 57.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Zetland (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 32.6% were married and 8.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 36 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Zetland (State Suburbs) was 36 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 929 31.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 611 20.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,433 48.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Zetland (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 31.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 20.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 36 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Zetland (State Suburbs) was 36 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 46 3.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 67 5.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 2.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 1.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 35 2.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 20 1.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 16 1.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 86 6.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 484 38.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 51 4.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 409 32.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,259 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Zetland (State Suburbs) 33.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 8.9% were in primary school, 5.6% in secondary school and 45.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,648 43.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,134 63.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 191 5.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 116 3.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 937 27.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Zetland (State Suburbs), 27.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 63.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,780 74.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 409 17.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 97 4.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 111 4.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,397 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,397 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Zetland (State Suburbs). Of these 74.3% were employed full time, 17.1% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 108 4.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 154 6.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 142 6.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 401 17.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,378 60.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Zetland (State Suburbs), 4.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Zetland (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,051 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,331 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,870 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Zetland (State Suburbs) was $1,051.

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

Unpaid work Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,266 66.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 543 15.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 221 6.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 451 13.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Zetland (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 15.9% provided care for children and 6.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,066 31.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 855 25.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 225 6.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 117 3.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Zetland (State Suburbs), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 550 58.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 242 25.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 98 10.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 46 4.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Zetland (State Suburbs), 25.9% were couple families with children, 58.8% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Zetland (State Suburbs) 8.3% of single parents were male and 91.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,849 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,926 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Zetland (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,926 and those without children was $2,849.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 352 44.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 22 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 123 15.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 102 12.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 30 3.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 80 10.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 42 5.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 42 5.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Zetland (State Suburbs), of couple families, 44.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 15.5% 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 Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,652 91.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 153 8.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Zetland (State Suburbs), 91.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 76 4.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 242 14.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,329 80.5 465,189 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 Zetland (State Suburbs), 4.6% were separate houses, 14.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 80.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 15 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 346 21.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 961 58.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 265 16.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 51 3.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 0.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Zetland (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 21.0% had 1 bedroom, 58.2% had 2 bedrooms and 16.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 217 13.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 608 36.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 809 49.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 0.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Zetland (State Suburbs), 13.1% were owned outright, 36.8% were owned with a mortgage and 49.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 927 56.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 479 29.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 245 14.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Zetland (State Suburbs), of all households, 56.1% were family households, 29.0% were single person households and 14.8% were group households.

Household income Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Zetland (State Suburbs), 16.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.3% 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 Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 565 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.6 -- 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 Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,557 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.0 -- 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 Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
None 237 14.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 952 57.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 391 23.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 51 3.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 1.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Zetland (State Suburbs), 57.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 3.1% 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 Zetland % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 32 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 50.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 50.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 10 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Zetland (State Suburbs), there were 32 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 50.0%) were male and 16 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 10 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Zetland % 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 2.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,549 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Zetland (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,549.

Mortgage and rent Zetland % 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 3,250 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Zetland (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 $3,250.

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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