2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Glenwood

Code SSC11417 (SSC)
People 13,900
Male 6,976
Female 6,924
Median age 31
Australian citizenship 11,920
People born overseas 5,440
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 190
Families 3,766
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,246
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $1,767
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,114
Median weekly rent $345
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People — demographics
People Glenwood % Australia %
Total 13,900 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 6,976 50.2 9,799,252 49.4
Female 6,924 49.8 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 67 0.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 13,900 people were usually resident in Glenwood (State Suburbs): of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Glenwood % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,437 10.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 2,448 17.6 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 1,772 12.7 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 6,724 48.4 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 1,000 7.2 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 518 3.7 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 31 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 27.9% of people usually resident in Glenwood (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 10.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 31 years.

Selected characteristics Glenwood % Australia %
Australian citizenship 11,920 85.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 5,440 39.1 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 190 1.4 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 85.8% of people usually resident in Glenwood (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 39.1% were born overseas and 1.4% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Glenwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,377 63.7 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 745 7.4 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 206 2.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 2,685 26.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 63.7% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Glenwood (State Suburbs) were married, 7.4% were either separated or divorced, 2.1% were widowed and 26.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Glenwood % Australia %
Australia 7,882 56.7 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Glenwood % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glenwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,142 69.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 1,571 21.2 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 216 2.9 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 215 2.9 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 280 3.8 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 2,230 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 7,424 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 7,424 people aged 15 years and over in Glenwood (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 69.3% worked full-time, 21.2% worked part-time, 2.9% were away from work, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.8% were unemployed. 2,230 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glenwood % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 681 -- 466 --
Family 1,766 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,767 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Glenwood (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $681, the median family income was $1,766 and the median household income was $1,767.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Glenwood % Australia %
Couple family without children 884 23.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 2,510 66.6 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 350 9.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 22 0.6 89,686 1.7
Total families 3,766 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 3,766 families in Glenwood (State Suburbs): of these 23.5% were couple families without children, 66.6% were couple families with children, 9.3% 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 Glenwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,083 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 4,246 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 4,083 occupied private dwellings were counted in Glenwood (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Glenwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,997 97.9 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 86 2.1 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 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 Glenwood (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Glenwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 572 14.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,568 62.9 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 795 19.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 6 0.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 142 3.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Glenwood (State Suburbs), 14.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 62.9% were owned with a mortgage and 19.5% were rented.

Landlord type Glenwood % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 632 79.5 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 151 19.0 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 1.4 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Glenwood (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 79.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 19.0% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Glenwood % Australia %
Median weekly rent 345 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,114 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Glenwood (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $345. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,114. The average people per household was 3.4 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glenwood % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,620 88.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 269 6.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 99 2.4 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Glenwood (State Suburbs), 88.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 6.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.4% 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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