2011 Census QuickStats

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Conargo (A)

Code LGA11860 (LGA)
People 1,540
Male 816
Female 724
Median age 41
Families 427
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 763
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $951
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,018
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,540 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 816 53.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 724 47.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 32 2.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,540 people in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) of these 53.0% were male and 47.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 125 8.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 115 7.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 130 8.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 98 6.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 54 3.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 62 4.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 89 5.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 95 6.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 111 7.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 125 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 127 8.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 115 7.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 101 6.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 83 5.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 55 3.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 28 1.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 16 1.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 0.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 701 60.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 36 3.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 70 6.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 42 3.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 320 27.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 60.0% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 655 60.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 110 10.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 310 28.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 40 8.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 126 28.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 28 6.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 1.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 110 24.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 1.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 1.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 38 8.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 10 2.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 68 15.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 449 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.4% were in primary school, 28.0% in secondary school and 10.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,423 92.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 80 5.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 54 3.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 64 4.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,288 86.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 86.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 575 68.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 193 22.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 63 7.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 1.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 841 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 841 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas). Of these 68.4% were employed full time, 22.9% were employed part-time and 1.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 85 10.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 46 5.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 67 8.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 57 6.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 517 62.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 10.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 62.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 472 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,015 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 951 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) was $472.

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

Unpaid work Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 864 73.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 393 33.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 135 11.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 422 36.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.6% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 250 21.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 284 24.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 148 12.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 180 15.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 186 43.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 205 47.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 30 7.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 47.9% were couple families with children, 43.5% were couple families without children and 7.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas) 30.0% of single parents were male and 70.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,222 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,308 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,308 and those without children was $1,222.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 116 29.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 100 25.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 72 18.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 1.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 33 8.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 31 8.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 4.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 29.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 25.7% 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 Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 548 74.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 185 25.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 74.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 539 98.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 1.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 98.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 44 8.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 233 42.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 262 47.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 8.0% had 2 bedrooms and 42.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 232 42.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 169 30.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 126 23.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 14 2.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 1.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 42.3% were owned outright, 30.8% were owned with a mortgage and 23.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 422 76.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 117 21.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 2.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 76.7% were family households, 21.3% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 30.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.8 -- 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 Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,018 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 7 1.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 105 19.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 235 42.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 185 33.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 2.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), 19.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.8% 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 Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 54.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 45.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 54.8%) were male and 14 (or 45.2%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Conargo (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 4.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,291 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,291.

Mortgage and rent Conargo (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 100 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 500 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Conargo (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $100 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $500.

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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