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Glen Innes Severn (A)

Code LGA13010 (LGA)
People 8,656
Male 4,285
Female 4,371
Median age 46
Families 2,330
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,280
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $734
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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People — demographics & education
People Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 8,656 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,285 49.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,371 50.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 489 5.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,656 people in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.6% of the population.

Age Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 499 5.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 538 6.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 525 6.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 527 6.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 367 4.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 389 4.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 393 4.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 449 5.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 487 5.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 581 6.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 676 7.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 617 7.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 699 8.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 585 6.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 483 5.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 343 4.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 279 3.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 219 2.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,455 48.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 286 4.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 714 10.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 606 8.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,030 28.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 48.7% were married and 14.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,068 49.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 635 10.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,451 39.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 143 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 492 19.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 170 6.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 0.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 495 20.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 0.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 0.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 299 12.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 111 4.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 35 1.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 686 27.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,471 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.0% were in primary school, 21.4% in secondary school and 16.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,654 88.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 623 7.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 318 4.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 245 3.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,804 85.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 85.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,034 55.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,158 31.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 221 6.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 245 6.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,658 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,658 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas). Of these 55.6% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 420 12.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 331 9.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 410 12.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 591 17.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,443 42.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 395 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 915 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 734 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) was $395.

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

Unpaid work Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,822 68.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,705 24.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 938 13.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,775 25.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,184 16.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,688 23.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 982 13.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 963 13.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,138 48.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 763 32.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 386 16.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 43 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 32.7% were couple families with children, 48.8% were couple families without children and 16.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas) 21.1% of single parents were male and 78.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,334 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,645 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,645 and those without children was $1,334.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 373 19.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 87 4.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 351 18.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 199 10.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 130 6.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 518 27.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 98 5.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 145 7.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,467 84.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 656 15.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 84.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,256 93.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 120 3.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 68 2.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 16 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 93.9% were separate houses, 3.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 22 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 169 4.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 585 16.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,679 48.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 932 26.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 77 2.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.9% had 1 bedroom, 16.9% had 2 bedrooms and 48.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,554 44.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 885 25.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 880 25.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 41 1.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 107 3.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 44.8% were owned outright, 25.5% were owned with a mortgage and 25.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,305 66.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,069 30.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 93 2.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.5% were family households, 30.8% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 41.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 41.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.4% 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 Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 286 8.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,302 37.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,127 32.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 594 17.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 157 4.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), 37.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.1% 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 Glen Innes Severn (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 487 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 253 52.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 234 48.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), there were 487 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 253 (or 52.0%) were male and 234 (or 48.0%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glen Innes Severn (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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 777 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glen Innes Severn (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $777.

Mortgage and rent Glen Innes Severn (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 1,950 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Glen Innes Severn (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 $1,950.

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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