2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Bidwill (NSW)

Code SSC10206 (SSC)
People 4,588
Male 2,131
Female 2,457
Median age 25
Families 1,164
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 1,496
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $686
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.1
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,588 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,131 46.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,457 53.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 658 14.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,588 people in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 46.4% were male and 53.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 14.3% of the population.

Age Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 458 10.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 512 11.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 507 11.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 442 9.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 305 6.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 298 6.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 237 5.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 270 5.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 272 5.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 240 5.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 245 5.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 218 4.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 237 5.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 163 3.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 93 2.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 54 1.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 22 0.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 15 0.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 25 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 25 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 32.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 859 27.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 202 6.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 319 10.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 153 4.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,577 50.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 27.6% were married and 16.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 781 27.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 279 9.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,815 63.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 27.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 88 4.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 505 28.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 58 3.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 26 1.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 368 20.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 58 3.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 22 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 126 7.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 52 2.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 21 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 474 26.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,798 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) 39.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.8% were in primary school, 25.0% in secondary school and 9.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,338 72.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,412 34.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 278 6.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 127 3.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,296 55.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 55.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 591 46.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 336 26.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 76 6.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 256 20.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,259 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,259 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 46.9% were employed full time, 26.7% were employed part-time and 20.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 122 12.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 97 9.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 117 11.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 244 24.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 346 34.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 340 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 714 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 686 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $340.

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

Unpaid work Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,663 53.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 916 29.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 368 11.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 259 8.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 8.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 482 15.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 521 16.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 274 8.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 387 12.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 16.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 175 15.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 363 31.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 609 52.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 31.2% were couple families with children, 15.0% were couple families without children and 52.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs) 14.9% of single parents were male and 85.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,525 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,939 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,939 and those without children was $1,525.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 59 11.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 1.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 50 9.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 93 17.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 9.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 216 40.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 25 4.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 33 6.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.0% had both partners employed full-time, 1.9% had both employed part-time and 9.4% 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 Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,375 95.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 4.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 95.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 918 66.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 426 31.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 28 2.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 66.8% were separate houses, 31.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 32 2.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 34 2.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,072 78.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 196 14.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 2.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 2.5% had 2 bedrooms and 78.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 119 8.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 176 12.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,027 74.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 2.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 8.7% were owned outright, 12.8% were owned with a mortgage and 74.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,096 79.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 258 18.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 1.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.8% were family households, 18.8% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 44.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.0% 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 Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 76.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 23.9 -- 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 Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 350 25.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 608 44.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 259 18.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 95 6.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 63 4.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), 44.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 18.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.9% 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 Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 659 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 320 48.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 339 51.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 659 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 320 (or 48.6%) were male and 339 (or 51.4%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bidwill (NSW) % 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 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 640 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $640.

Mortgage and rent Bidwill (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 155 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bidwill (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $155 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,000.

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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