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Ashley

Code SSC10065 (SSC)
People 339
Male 180
Female 159
Median age 35
Families 96
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 134
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,104
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 339 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 180 53.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 159 46.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 9.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 339 people in Ashley (State Suburbs) of these 53.1% were male and 46.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 9.7% of the population.

Age Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 9.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 36 10.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 19 5.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 35 10.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 20 5.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 3.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 23 6.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 32 9.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 18 5.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 35 10.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 22 6.5 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 16 4.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 12 3.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 17 5.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 6 1.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 1.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ashley (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 112 43.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 27 10.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 3.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 100 39.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ashley (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.8% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ashley (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 109 45.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 17.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 88 36.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ashley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ashley (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 7 6.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 25.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 14 13.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 3.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 17 16.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 9.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 4.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 17 16.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 103 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ashley (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.7% were in primary school, 19.4% in secondary school and 14.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 305 89.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 21 6.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 5.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 4.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 267 82.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ashley (State Suburbs), 82.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 123 67.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 43 23.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 3.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 182 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 182 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ashley (State Suburbs). Of these 67.6% were employed full time, 23.6% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 9.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 11.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 13 7.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 32 18.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 86 50.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ashley (State Suburbs), 9.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ashley (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 557 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,317 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,104 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ashley (State Suburbs) was $557.

Travel to work, top responses Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 176 68.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 80 31.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 24 9.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 63 24.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ashley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.4% provided care for children and 9.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 47 18.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 27.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 30 11.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 26 10.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ashley (State Suburbs), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 42.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 38 40.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 17.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ashley (State Suburbs), 40.4% were couple families with children, 42.6% were couple families without children and 17.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Ashley (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,562 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,150 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ashley (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,150 and those without children was $1,562.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 31.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 24.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 15.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 5.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8 10.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 5.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 7.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ashley (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.2% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 24.7% 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 Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 121 93.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 8 6.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Ashley (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 119 97.5 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 3 2.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashley (State Suburbs), 97.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 8.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 14.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 55 44.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 40 32.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ashley (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.6% had 2 bedrooms and 44.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 37 30.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 49 40.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 31 25.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 3.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ashley (State Suburbs), 30.6% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 25.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 97 78.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 23 18.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 3.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ashley (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.2% were family households, 18.5% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ashley (State Suburbs), 25.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% 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 Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.7 -- 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 Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 2.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 33 27.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 54 44.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 28 23.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ashley (State Suburbs), 27.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.6% 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 Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 18 52.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 47.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ashley (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 18 (or 52.9%) were male and 16 (or 47.1%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ashley % 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 3.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ashley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Ashley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ashley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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