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Awaba

Code SSC10075 (SSC)
People 352
Male 176
Female 176
Median age 37
Families 98
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 130
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,125
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $165
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 352 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 176 50.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 176 50.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 5.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 352 people in Awaba (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.1% of the population.

Age Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 6.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 33 9.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 26 7.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 6.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 34 9.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 15 4.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 4.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 7.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 32 9.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 8.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 21 6.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 20 5.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 19 5.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 12 3.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 1.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Awaba (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 132 47.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 2.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 31 11.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 4.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 94 34.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Awaba (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.8% were married and 14.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 32 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 44 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Awaba (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 119 47.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 12.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 99 39.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Awaba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Awaba (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 10 9.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 25 23.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 4.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 26 24.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 5.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 14.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 4.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 11.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 108 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Awaba (State Suburbs) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.2% were in primary school, 29.4% in secondary school and 19.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 317 90.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 33 9.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 6.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 22 6.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 262 77.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Awaba (State Suburbs), 77.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 100 54.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 59 32.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 6.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 6.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 183 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 183 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Awaba (State Suburbs). Of these 54.6% were employed full time, 32.2% were employed part-time and 6.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 9.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 20 11.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 21 12.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 20.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 69 40.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Awaba (State Suburbs), 9.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Awaba (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 480 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,403 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,125 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Awaba (State Suburbs) was $480.

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

Unpaid work Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 207 75.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 91 33.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 46 16.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 49 17.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Awaba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.3% provided care for children and 16.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 49 17.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 73 26.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 43 15.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 41 15.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Awaba (State Suburbs), 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 33 33.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 48 49.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 14 14.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Awaba (State Suburbs), 49.0% were couple families with children, 33.7% were couple families without children and 14.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Awaba (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,291 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,125 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Awaba (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,125 and those without children was $1,291.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 14 18.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 27.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 18.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 7.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 10 13.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 5.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 4 5.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Awaba (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 27.6% 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 Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 123 93.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 8 6.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Awaba (State Suburbs), 93.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 120 97.6 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 3 2.4 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Awaba (State Suburbs), 97.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 6.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 10.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 64 52.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 35 28.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Awaba (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 10.6% had 2 bedrooms and 52.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 35 28.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 65 52.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 16 13.0 743,050 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 7 5.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Awaba (State Suburbs), 28.5% were owned outright, 52.8% were owned with a mortgage and 13.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 98 79.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 20 16.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 4.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Awaba (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.0% were family households, 16.1% were single person households and 4.8% were group households.

Household income Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Awaba (State Suburbs), 21.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% 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 Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 165 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
None 6 4.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 38 30.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 38 30.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 39 31.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Awaba (State Suburbs), 30.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.5% 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 Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 64.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 35.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Awaba (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 64.7%) were male and 6 (or 35.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Awaba % 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 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,233 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Awaba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,233.

Mortgage and rent Awaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 170 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Awaba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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