2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Bidwill

Code SSC11099 (SSC)
People 4,323
Male 2,024
Female 2,299
Median age 26
Australian citizenship 3,484
People born overseas 913
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 1,087
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,430
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $584
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,400
Median weekly rent $125
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Bidwill % Australia %
Total 4,323 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,024 46.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,299 53.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 498 11.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,323 people were usually resident in Bidwill (State Suburbs): of these 46.8% were male and 53.2% were female. Of the total population 11.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bidwill % Australia %
People
0-4 years 428 9.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 962 22.3 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 710 16.4 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,517 35.1 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 444 10.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 262 6.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 26 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 32.2% of people usually resident in Bidwill (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 16.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 26 years.

Selected characteristics Bidwill % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,484 80.6 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 913 21.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 80.6% of people usually resident in Bidwill (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 21.1% were born overseas and 0.0% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bidwill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 946 32.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 510 17.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 143 4.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,333 45.4 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 32.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bidwill (State Suburbs) were married, 17.4% were either separated or divorced, 4.9% were widowed and 45.4% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bidwill % Australia %
Australia 2,946 68.1 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bidwill % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Bidwill % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bidwill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 605 49.5 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 285 23.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 21 1.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 62 5.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 250 20.4 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,399 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,223 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,223 people aged 15 years and over in Bidwill (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 49.5% worked full-time, 23.3% worked part-time, 1.7% were away from work, 5.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 20.4% were unemployed. 1,399 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Bidwill % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Bidwill % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Bidwill % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 281 -- 466 --
Family 615 -- 1,171 --
Household 584 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bidwill (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $281, the median family income was $615 and the median household income was $584.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bidwill % Australia %
Couple family without children 170 15.6 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 392 36.1 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 505 46.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 20 1.8 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,087 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,087 families in Bidwill (State Suburbs): of these 15.6% were couple families without children, 36.1% were couple families with children, 46.5% were one parent families and 1.8% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Bidwill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,378 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,430 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,378 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bidwill (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Bidwill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 946 68.7 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 420 30.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 12 0.9 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bidwill (State Suburbs), 68.7% were separate houses, 30.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bidwill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 120 8.7 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 170 12.3 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 944 68.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 0.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 135 9.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bidwill (State Suburbs), 8.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 12.3% were owned with a mortgage and 68.5% were rented.

Landlord type Bidwill % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 55 5.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 847 89.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 24 2.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 19 2.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bidwill (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 5.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 89.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 2.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bidwill % Australia %
Median weekly rent 125 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,400 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bidwill (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $125. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,400. The average people per household was 3.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bidwill % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,052 76.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 220 16.0 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 16 1.2 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bidwill (State Suburbs), 76.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.2% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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