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Berowra Creek

Code SSC10189 (SSC)
People 213
Male 116
Female 97
Median age 48
Families 55
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 171
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,292
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,387
Median weekly rent $180
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 Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 213 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 116 54.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 97 45.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 213 people in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) of these 54.5% were male and 45.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 7 3.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 24 11.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 13 6.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 8 3.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 3.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 6 2.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 7 3.3 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 12 5.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 25 11.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 14 6.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 26 12.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 14 6.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 16 7.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 7.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 6.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 90 51.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 6.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 19 10.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 9 5.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 46 26.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.4% were married and 17.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 87 53.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 17 10.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 58 35.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 22 37.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 4 6.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 10.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 18.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 27.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 59 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) 27.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.3% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 18.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 178 82.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 41 20.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 20 10.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 8.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 122 61.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 61.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 67 55.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 42 35.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 4.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 5.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 120 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 120 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 55.8% were employed full time, 35.0% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 11 9.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 20 17.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 11 9.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 8 7.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 59 52.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 9.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 17.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 568 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,924 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,292 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) was $568.

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

Unpaid work Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 135 76.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 49 28.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 10.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 41 23.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 31 17.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 61 34.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 21 11.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 22 12.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 34.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 24 44.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 27 50.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3 5.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 50.0% were couple families with children, 44.4% were couple families without children and 5.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,083 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,083 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 9 18.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 8.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 38.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 18.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 5 10.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 4 8.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.0% had both partners employed full-time, 8.0% had both employed part-time and 38.0% 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 Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 85 51.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 80 48.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 51.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 48.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 75 88.2 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 10 11.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 88.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 11.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 9.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 19 22.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 22 26.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 28 33.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 7.2 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 9.6% had 1 bedroom, 22.9% had 2 bedrooms and 26.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 36 41.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 31 36.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 13 15.1 743,050 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 6 7.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 41.9% were owned outright, 36.0% were owned with a mortgage and 15.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 56 67.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 27 32.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.5% were family households, 32.5% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 32.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.6% 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 Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 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 Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
None 5 6.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 22 26.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 32 38.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 25.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), 26.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.3% 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 Berowra Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Berowra Creek % 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 5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Berowra Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Berowra Creek % 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 800 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Berowra Creek (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 $800.

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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