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Attunga

Code SSC10069 (SSC)
People 769
Male 397
Female 372
Median age 40
Families 225
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 325
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,048
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 769 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 397 51.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 372 48.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 36 4.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 769 people in Attunga (State Suburbs) of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.7% of the population.

Age Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 49 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 49 6.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 56 7.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 57 7.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 3.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 39 5.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 49 6.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 51 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 44 5.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 57 7.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 61 8.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 60 7.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 66 8.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 48 6.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 2.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Attunga (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 352 57.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 2.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 56 9.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 24 3.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 169 27.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Attunga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.3% were married and 11.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Attunga (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 327 59.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 65 11.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 159 28.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Attunga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Attunga (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 6 2.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 19.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 3.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 2.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 38 17.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 14 6.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 4.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 17 8.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 4.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 63 29.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 212 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Attunga (State Suburbs) 27.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.9% were in primary school, 29.2% in secondary school and 12.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 693 90.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 36 5.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 22 3.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 20 2.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 638 89.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Attunga (State Suburbs), 89.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 258 65.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 101 25.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 26 6.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 2.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 396 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 396 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Attunga (State Suburbs). Of these 65.2% were employed full time, 25.5% were employed part-time and 2.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 29 7.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 9.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 8.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 45 11.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 213 55.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Attunga (State Suburbs), 7.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Attunga (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 570 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,205 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,048 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Attunga (State Suburbs) was $570.

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

Unpaid work Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 429 69.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 159 25.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 71 11.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 114 18.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Attunga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.9% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 125 20.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 155 25.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 77 12.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 73 11.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Attunga (State Suburbs), 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 111 49.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 89 39.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 8.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 2.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Attunga (State Suburbs), 39.7% were couple families with children, 49.6% were couple families without children and 8.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Attunga % 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 Attunga (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 Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,785 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Attunga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,785 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 48 23.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 3.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 31 15.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 40 19.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 9.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 15.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 5.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 7.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Attunga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 15.2% 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 Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 282 89.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 33 10.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Attunga (State Suburbs), 89.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 237 83.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 43 15.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 1.4 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Attunga (State Suburbs), 83.5% were separate houses, 15.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 2.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 38 13.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 131 46.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 102 36.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 2.1 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 Attunga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 13.4% had 2 bedrooms and 46.3% 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 Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 128 45.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 110 38.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 41 14.5 743,050 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 1.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Attunga (State Suburbs), 45.2% were owned outright, 38.9% were owned with a mortgage and 14.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 225 78.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 51 17.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 3.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Attunga (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.9% were family households, 17.9% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Attunga (State Suburbs), 23.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.1% 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 Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
None 7 2.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 57 20.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 128 45.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 83 29.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Attunga (State Suburbs), 20.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.4% 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 Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 33 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 42.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 19 57.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Attunga (State Suburbs), there were 33 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 42.4%) were male and 19 (or 57.6%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Attunga % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,041 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Attunga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,041.

Mortgage and rent Attunga % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 645 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Attunga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $645.

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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