2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Camden South

Code SSC11167 (SSC)
People 4,363
Male 2,120
Female 2,243
Median age 36
Australian citizenship 3,976
People born overseas 549
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5
Families 1,253
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,626
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,289
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $250
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Camden South % Australia %
Total 4,363 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 2,120 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 2,243 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 1.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 4,363 people were usually resident in Camden South (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Camden South % Australia %
People
0-4 years 291 6.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 595 13.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 639 14.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,735 39.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 624 14.3 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 478 11.0 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 36 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 20.3% of people usually resident in Camden South (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 36 years.

Selected characteristics Camden South % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,976 91.1 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 549 12.6 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 5 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 91.1% of people usually resident in Camden South (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.6% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Camden South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,020 58.1 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 337 9.7 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 165 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 957 27.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 58.1% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Camden South (State Suburbs) were married, 9.7% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 27.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Camden South % Australia %
Australia 3,598 82.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Camden South % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Camden South % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Camden South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,522 63.0 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 648 26.8 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 94 3.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 65 2.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 88 3.6 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 954 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,417 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,417 people aged 15 years and over in Camden South (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 63.0% worked full-time, 26.8% worked part-time, 3.9% were away from work, 2.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.6% were unemployed. 954 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Camden South % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Camden South % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 568 -- 466 --
Family 1,448 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,289 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Camden South (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $568, the median family income was $1,448 and the median household income was $1,289.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Camden South % Australia %
Couple family without children 440 35.1 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 636 50.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 170 13.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 7 0.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 1,253 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 1,253 families in Camden South (State Suburbs): of these 35.1% were couple families without children, 50.8% were couple families with children, 13.6% were one parent families and 0.6% 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 Camden South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,554 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,626 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,554 occupied private dwellings were counted in Camden South (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Camden South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,526 98.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 1.5 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.3 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 Camden South (State Suburbs), 98.2% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Camden South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 606 39.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 687 44.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 186 12.0 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 7 0.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 4.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Camden South (State Suburbs), 39.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 44.2% were owned with a mortgage and 12.0% were rented.

Landlord type Camden South % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 125 67.2 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 11 5.9 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 46 24.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 3.8 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Camden South (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 67.2% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 24.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Camden South % Australia %
Median weekly rent 250 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Camden South (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $250. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517. The average people per household was 2.8 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Camden South % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,232 79.3 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 261 16.8 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 21 1.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Camden South (State Suburbs), 79.3% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.8% were single (or lone) person households and 1.4% 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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