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Bland (A)

Code LGA10800 (LGA)
People 5,865
Male 2,919
Female 2,946
Median age 41
Families 1,580
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 2,868
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $879
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,070
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,865 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,919 49.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,946 50.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 236 4.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,865 people in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.0% of the population.

Age Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 459 7.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 433 7.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 396 6.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 350 6.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 236 4.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 278 4.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 298 5.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 363 6.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 338 5.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 391 6.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 434 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 395 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 366 6.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 275 4.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 289 4.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 232 4.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 178 3.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 152 2.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,495 54.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 129 2.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 332 7.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 402 8.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,223 26.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 54.5% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,304 56.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 381 9.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,425 34.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 135 8.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 487 30.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 85 5.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 342 21.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 21 1.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 0.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 147 9.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 78 4.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 20 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 289 17.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,613 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) 27.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.6% were in primary school, 22.9% in secondary school and 13.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,403 92.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 325 5.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 210 3.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 134 2.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,941 88.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 88.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,763 63.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 735 26.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 195 7.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 99 3.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,792 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,792 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas). Of these 63.1% were employed full time, 26.3% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 257 9.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 220 8.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 261 9.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 317 11.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,446 53.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 9.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 459 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,072 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 879 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) was $459.

Travel to work, top responses Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,214 70.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,327 29.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 554 12.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,433 31.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.0% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 861 18.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,043 22.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 592 12.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 718 15.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 22.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.7% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 730 46.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 650 41.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 187 11.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 41.1% were couple families with children, 46.2% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas) 25.7% of single parents were male and 74.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,362 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,665 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,665 and those without children was $1,362.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 307 22.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 45 3.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 316 22.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 210 15.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 63 4.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 243 17.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 97 7.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 100 7.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 22.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 22.9% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,262 81.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 503 18.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 81.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,127 94.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 17 0.8 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 85 3.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 33 1.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 94.0% were separate houses, 0.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 75 3.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 303 13.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,036 45.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 782 34.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 52 2.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 13.4% had 2 bedrooms and 45.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,064 47.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 605 26.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 493 21.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 28 1.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 72 3.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 47.0% were owned outright, 26.7% were owned with a mortgage and 21.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,569 69.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 645 28.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 48 2.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 28.5% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 33.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.4% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 11.6 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,070 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 10.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 141 6.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 719 31.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 817 36.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 504 22.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 81 3.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), 31.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.3% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 238 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 120 50.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 118 49.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), there were 238 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 120 (or 50.4%) were male and 118 (or 49.6%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 949 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $949.

Mortgage and rent Bland (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bland (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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