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St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point

Code UCL114026 (UCL)
People 9,242
Male 4,462
Female 4,780
Median age 45
Families 2,593
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 5,221
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $711
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,343
Median weekly rent $225
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 9,242 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,462 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,780 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 512 5.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,242 people in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.5% of the population.

Age St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 588 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 581 6.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 634 6.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 530 5.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 378 4.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 336 3.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 412 4.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 513 5.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 530 5.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 576 6.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 554 6.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 565 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 741 8.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 687 7.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 614 6.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 449 4.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 334 3.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 219 2.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.9% of the population.

Registered marital status St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,738 50.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 313 4.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 807 10.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 667 9.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,914 25.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 15.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,356 50.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 584 8.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,683 40.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 169 6.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 698 27.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 21 0.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 52 2.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 481 18.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 46 1.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 43 1.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 221 8.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 88 3.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 47 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 700 27.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,566 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.0% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,504 81.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,536 17.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 634 7.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 399 4.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,006 70.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 70.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,571 49.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,030 32.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 197 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 364 11.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,162 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,162 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 49.7% were employed full time, 32.6% were employed part-time and 11.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 359 12.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 313 11.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 357 12.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 581 20.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 992 35.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 377 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 847 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 711 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) was $377.

Travel to work, top responses St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,040 67.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,911 25.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,056 14.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,152 15.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,194 16.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,788 24.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,009 13.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,049 14.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,204 46.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 821 31.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 543 20.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 1.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.6% were couple families with children, 46.4% were couple families without children and 20.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities) 17.0% of single parents were male and 83.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,453 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,755 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,755 and those without children was $1,453.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 219 10.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 81 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 284 14.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 262 13.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 120 5.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 832 41.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 82 4.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 143 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 10.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 14.0% 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 St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,639 71.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,442 28.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 71.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 28.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,494 96.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 94 2.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 22 0.6 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 30 0.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.0% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 15 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 57 1.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 521 14.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,906 52.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,066 29.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 77 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 52.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,604 44.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,001 27.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 898 24.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 25 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 114 3.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.0% were owned outright, 27.5% were owned with a mortgage and 24.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,535 69.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,018 28.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 87 2.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.6% were family households, 28.0% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 41.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.1% 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 St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 225 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,343 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
None 206 5.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,717 47.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,182 32.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 405 11.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 133 3.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.1% 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 St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 513 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 237 46.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 276 53.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 513 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 237 (or 46.2%) were male and 276 (or 53.8%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 742 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $742.

Mortgage and rent St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,402 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,402.

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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