2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Narellan Vale

Code SSC11699 (SSC)
People 7,349
Male 3,588
Female 3,761
Median age 30
Australian citizenship 6,761
People born overseas 1,015
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20
Families 2,061
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,414
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,466
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,750
Median weekly rent $260
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People — demographics
People Narellan Vale % Australia %
Total 7,349 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 3,588 48.8 9,799,252 49.4
Female 3,761 51.2 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 118 1.6 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 7,349 people were usually resident in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs): of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Of the total population 1.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Narellan Vale % Australia %
People
0-4 years 727 9.9 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 1,456 19.8 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 946 12.9 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 3,417 46.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 469 6.4 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 334 4.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 30 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 29.7% of people usually resident in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 10.9% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 30 years.

Selected characteristics Narellan Vale % Australia %
Australian citizenship 6,761 92.0 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 1,015 13.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 92.0% of people usually resident in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 13.8% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Narellan Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,049 59.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 558 10.8 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 134 2.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,421 27.5 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs) were married, 10.8% were either separated or divorced, 2.6% were widowed and 27.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Narellan Vale % Australia %
Australia 6,062 82.5 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Narellan Vale % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Narellan Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,582 65.7 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 996 25.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 133 3.4 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 84 2.1 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 137 3.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 1,113 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,932 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 3,932 people aged 15 years and over in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 65.7% worked full-time, 25.3% worked part-time, 3.4% were away from work, 2.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.5% were unemployed. 1,113 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Narellan Vale % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 626 -- 466 --
Family 1,509 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,466 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $626, the median family income was $1,509 and the median household income was $1,466.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Narellan Vale % Australia %
Couple family without children 546 26.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 1,178 57.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 319 15.5 823,254 15.8
Other family 18 0.9 89,686 1.7
Total families 2,061 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 2,061 families in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs): of these 26.5% were couple families without children, 57.2% were couple families with children, 15.5% were one parent families and 0.9% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
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 Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,339 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,414 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 2,339 occupied private dwellings were counted in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Narellan Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,255 96.4 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 84 3.6 702,550 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 Vale (State Suburbs), 96.4% were separate houses, 3.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Narellan Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 398 17.0 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,423 60.8 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 455 19.5 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 56 2.4 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs), 17.0% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 60.8% were owned with a mortgage and 19.5% were rented.

Landlord type Narellan Vale % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 332 73.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 16 3.5 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 96 21.1 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 13 2.9 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 73.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 3.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 21.1% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Narellan Vale % Australia %
Median weekly rent 260 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,750 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.0 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $260. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,750. The average people per household was 3.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.0.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Narellan Vale % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,017 86.2 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 238 10.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 45 1.9 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Narellan Vale (State Suburbs), 86.2% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 10.2% were single (or lone) person households and 1.9% 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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