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Barooga

Code UCL115010 (UCL)
People 1,498
Male 752
Female 746
Median age 44
Families 417
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 685
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $955
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,473
Median weekly rent $190
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,498 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 752 50.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 746 49.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 1.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,498 people in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 91 6.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 96 6.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 98 6.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 103 6.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 67 4.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 72 4.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 70 4.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 84 5.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 92 6.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 96 6.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 83 5.5 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 127 8.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 106 7.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 86 5.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 97 6.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 68 4.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 43 2.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 695 57.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 59 4.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 92 7.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 83 6.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 285 23.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 57.2% were married and 12.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 626 57.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 97 8.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 364 33.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 33 8.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 72 17.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 27 6.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 5.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 66 16.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 4.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 4.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 26 6.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 19 4.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 12 3.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 93 22.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 406 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.1% were in primary school, 24.4% in secondary school and 11.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,328 88.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 151 10.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 74 5.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 46 3.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,161 81.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 407 58.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 217 31.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 52 7.4 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 701 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 701 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 58.1% were employed full time, 31.0% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 78 11.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 57 8.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 83 12.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 99 14.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 308 45.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 504 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,127 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 955 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) was $504.

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

Unpaid work Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 880 72.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 355 29.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 134 11.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 316 26.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.2% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 246 20.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 308 25.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 175 14.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 152 12.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 209 50.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 161 38.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 45 10.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.5% were couple families with children, 50.0% were couple families without children and 10.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities) 13.3% of single parents were male and 86.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,594 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,828 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,828 and those without children was $1,594.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 68 18.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 2.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 80 21.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 48 13.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 4.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 103 28.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 21 5.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 6.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 18.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 582 87.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 83 12.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 486 83.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 49 8.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 40 6.9 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 1.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.5% were separate houses, 8.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 2.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 89 15.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 310 53.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 152 26.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 2.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 15.3% had 2 bedrooms and 53.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 237 40.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 196 33.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 129 22.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 3.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.6% were owned outright, 33.6% were owned with a mortgage and 22.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 409 70.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 159 27.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 2.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 70.2% were family households, 27.3% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,473 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
None 18 3.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 222 38.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 231 39.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 86 14.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 24 4.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.8% 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 Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 25.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 75.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 25.0%) were male and 18 (or 75.0%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Barooga % 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 4.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,291 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,291.

Mortgage and rent Barooga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 155 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Barooga (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $155 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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