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Adelong (L)

Code UCL121001 (UCL)
People 884
Male 446
Female 438
Median age 40
Families 235
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 417
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $826
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,162
Median weekly rent $160
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 Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 884 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 446 50.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 438 49.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 2.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 884 people in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 65 7.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 74 8.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 62 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 48 5.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 31 3.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 40 4.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 46 5.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 60 6.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 50 5.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 66 7.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 61 6.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 53 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 53 6.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 6.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 47 5.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 3.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 24 2.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 339 49.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 3.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 63 9.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 53 7.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 205 30.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 313 49.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 86 13.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 228 36.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 24 9.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 76 30.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 16 6.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 51 20.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 2.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 5.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 3.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 48 19.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 247 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.2% were in primary school, 22.7% in secondary school and 8.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 783 88.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 59 7.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 3.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 2.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 732 87.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 233 63.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 97 26.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 4.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 369 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 369 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 63.1% were employed full time, 26.3% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 31 8.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 31 8.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 9.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 66 18.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 168 47.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 8.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 409 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,096 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 826 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $409.

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

Unpaid work Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 472 68.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 216 31.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 82 12.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 159 23.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 95 13.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 178 26.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 101 14.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 98 14.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 101 43.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 104 44.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 27 11.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.3% were couple families with children, 43.0% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 10.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 89.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 10.3% of single parents were male and 89.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,424 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,672 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,672 and those without children was $1,424.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 37 17.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 1.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 50 24.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 35 16.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 2.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 51 24.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 4.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 6.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 1.9% had both employed part-time and 24.2% 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 Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 347 85.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 58 14.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 326 94.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 13 3.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 2.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.8% were flats, units or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 2.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 55 15.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 179 51.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 90 26.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 3.5 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 15.9% had 2 bedrooms and 51.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 155 44.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 105 30.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 77 22.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 2.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.7% were owned outright, 30.3% were owned with a mortgage and 22.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 232 67.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 111 32.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 67.1% were family households, 32.1% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.2% 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 Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,162 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 32 9.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 118 34.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 127 36.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 59 17.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 3.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.0% 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 Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 25 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 44.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 56.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 44.0%) were male and 14 (or 56.0%) 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 Adelong (L) % 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 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,041 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,041.

Mortgage and rent Adelong (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 270 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 882 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Adelong (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $270 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $882.

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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