2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Narellan

Code SSC11697 (SSC)
People 3,508
Male 1,704
Female 1,804
Median age 34
Australian citizenship 3,149
People born overseas 447
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4
Families 950
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,270
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,128
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,517
Median weekly rent $230
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Narellan % Australia %
Total 3,508 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,704 48.6 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,804 51.4 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 88 2.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,508 people were usually resident in Narellan (State Suburbs): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 2.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Narellan % Australia %
People
0-4 years 245 7.0 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 521 14.9 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 531 15.1 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,500 42.8 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 355 10.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 356 10.1 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 34 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.8% of people usually resident in Narellan (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 20.3% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 34 years.

Selected characteristics Narellan % Australia %
Australian citizenship 3,149 89.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 447 12.7 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 4 0.1 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 89.8% of people usually resident in Narellan (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 12.7% were born overseas and 0.1% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Narellan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,393 50.8 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 333 12.1 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 128 4.7 936,813 5.9
Never married 883 32.2 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 50.8% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Narellan (State Suburbs) were married, 12.1% were either separated or divorced, 4.7% were widowed and 32.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Narellan % Australia %
Australia 2,891 82.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Narellan % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Narellan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,116 62.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 466 26.0 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 49 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 61 3.4 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 99 5.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 811 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,791 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,791 people aged 15 years and over in Narellan (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 62.3% worked full-time, 26.0% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 3.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.5% were unemployed. 811 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Narellan % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 488 -- 466 --
Family 1,261 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,128 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Narellan (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $488, the median family income was $1,261 and the median household income was $1,128.

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includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Narellan % Australia %
Couple family without children 282 29.7 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 479 50.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 176 18.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 13 1.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 950 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 950 families in Narellan (State Suburbs): of these 29.7% were couple families without children, 50.4% were couple families with children, 18.5% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Narellan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,240 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,270 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,240 occupied private dwellings were counted in Narellan (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Narellan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,221 98.5 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 19 1.5 702,550 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 Narellan (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Narellan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 318 25.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 504 40.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 306 24.7 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 0.2 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 113 9.1 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Narellan (State Suburbs), 25.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 24.7% were rented.

Landlord type Narellan % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 186 60.8 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 45 14.7 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 66 21.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 7 2.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Narellan (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 60.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 14.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 21.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Narellan % Australia %
Median weekly rent 230 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,517 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Narellan (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $230. 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 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Narellan % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 922 74.4 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 243 19.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 34 2.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Narellan (State Suburbs), 74.4% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.7% 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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