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Guyra (A)

Code LGA13650 (LGA)
People 4,397
Male 2,204
Female 2,193
Median age 41
Families 1,166
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,942
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $805
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,397 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,204 50.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,193 49.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 440 10.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,397 people in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 10.0% of the population.

Age Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 319 7.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 344 7.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 311 7.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 284 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 212 4.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 170 3.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 227 5.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 249 5.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 284 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 275 6.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 327 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 289 6.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 323 7.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 250 5.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 189 4.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 130 3.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 124 2.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 90 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,690 49.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 126 3.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 282 8.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 263 7.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,067 31.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 49.3% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,533 50.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 354 11.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,157 38.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 78 6.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 325 26.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 53 4.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 27 2.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 221 18.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 38 3.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 3.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 76 6.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 62 5.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 0.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 305 24.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,231 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) 28.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 24.0% in secondary school and 11.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,954 89.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 229 5.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 127 3.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 99 2.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,646 88.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 88.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,130 58.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 563 29.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 123 6.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 126 6.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,942 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,942 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas). Of these 58.2% were employed full time, 29.0% were employed part-time and 6.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 196 10.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 188 10.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 184 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 264 14.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 862 47.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 418 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 985 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 805 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) was $418.

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

Unpaid work Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,320 67.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 934 27.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 453 13.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 877 25.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% 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, 25.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 595 17.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 788 23.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 463 13.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 474 13.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 23.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 501 43.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 470 40.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 175 15.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 19 1.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 40.3% were couple families with children, 43.0% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas) 16.5% of single parents were male and 83.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,319 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,456 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,456 and those without children was $1,319.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 205 21.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 3.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 212 21.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 125 12.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 55 5.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 216 22.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 48 4.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 75 7.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 21.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,615 86.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 255 13.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 86.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,541 95.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 1.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 29 1.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 20 1.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 95.5% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 44 2.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 280 17.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 740 45.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 508 31.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 36 2.2 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 17.3% 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 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 712 44.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 450 27.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 375 23.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 20 1.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 56 3.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 44.1% were owned outright, 27.9% were owned with a mortgage and 23.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,140 70.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 434 26.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 38 2.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 70.7% were family households, 26.9% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 35.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Guyra (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 -- 92.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 92 5.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 488 30.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 598 37.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 373 23.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 62 3.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), 30.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.1% 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 Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 441 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 221 50.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 220 49.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), there were 441 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 221 (or 50.1%) were male and 220 (or 49.9%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Guyra (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 3.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 820 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $820.

Mortgage and rent Guyra (A) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 175 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Guyra (A) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $175 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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