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Berrigan (L)

Code UCL121008 (UCL)
People 922
Male 451
Female 471
Median age 50
Families 236
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 490
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $657
Median monthly mortgage repayments $951
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 922 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 451 48.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 471 51.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 3.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 922 people in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.3% of the population.

Age Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 5.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 43 4.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 64 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 45 4.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 3.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 30 3.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 35 3.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 53 5.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 54 5.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 62 6.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 52 5.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 66 7.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 74 8.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 69 7.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 72 7.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 48 5.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 3.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 46 5.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 50 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 355 46.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 96 12.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 82 10.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 207 27.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 15.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 62 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 62 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 312 46.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 67 10.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 289 43.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 63 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 63 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 8 3.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 18.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 24 11.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 58 26.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 13 5.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 2.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 67 30.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 219 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 27.9% in secondary school and 8.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 831 90.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 64 7.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 2.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 25 2.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 763 87.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 228 59.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 100 26.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 35 9.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 4.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 381 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 381 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 59.8% were employed full time, 26.2% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 38 10.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 27 7.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 37 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 62 16.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 163 44.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 391 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 796 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 657 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $391.

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

Unpaid work Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 509 66.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 176 23.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 88 11.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 243 31.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.1% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 129 16.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 170 22.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 91 11.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 117 15.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 120 50.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 75 31.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 36 15.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 2.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.8% were couple families with children, 50.8% were couple families without children and 15.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 11.8% of single parents were male and 88.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,468 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,549 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,549 and those without children was $1,468.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 36 18.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 3.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 27 13.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 24 12.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 14 7.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 59 29.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 15 7.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 8.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 18.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 13.7% 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 Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 412 84.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 77 15.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 377 91.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 25 6.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 2.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.7% were separate houses, 6.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 15 3.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 87 21.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 199 48.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 90 21.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 4.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 21.2% had 2 bedrooms and 48.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 179 43.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 112 27.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 92 22.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 22 5.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.8% were owned outright, 27.4% were owned with a mortgage and 22.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 233 56.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 176 42.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 56.6% were family households, 42.7% were single person households and 0.7% were group households.

Household income Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 48.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 48.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.8% 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 Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 951 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 33 8.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 181 44.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 131 31.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 40 9.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 26 6.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.7% 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 Berrigan (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 41.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 58.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 41.9%) were male and 18 (or 58.1%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Berrigan (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 2.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 666 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $666.

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

In Berrigan (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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