2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Bondi

Code SSC10275 (SSC)
People 9,614
Male 4,749
Female 4,865
Median age 33
Families 2,077
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 4,900
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,782
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,708
Median weekly rent $500
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 9,614 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,749 49.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,865 50.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,614 people in Bondi (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 566 5.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 328 3.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 276 2.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 282 2.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 697 7.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,458 15.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,492 15.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 978 10.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 731 7.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 481 5.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 409 4.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 380 4.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 381 4.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 284 3.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 290 3.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 193 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 185 1.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 203 2.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bondi (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,648 31.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 220 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 672 8.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 353 4.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,553 53.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bondi (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 31.4% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bondi (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,269 32.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,206 17.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,496 50.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bondi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 32.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bondi (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 132 4.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 222 7.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 59 2.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 97 3.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 75 2.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 79 2.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 113 3.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 202 6.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 497 16.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 148 4.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,380 45.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,004 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bondi (State Suburbs) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 12.7% were in primary school, 8.9% in secondary school and 23.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,337 45.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,696 57.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 740 9.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 445 5.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,330 28.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bondi (State Suburbs), 28.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,806 68.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,267 22.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 250 4.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 208 3.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,531 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,531 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bondi (State Suburbs). Of these 68.8% were employed full time, 22.9% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 377 7.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 484 9.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 408 7.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 694 13.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,116 58.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bondi (State Suburbs), 7.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bondi (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 948 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,237 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,782 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bondi (State Suburbs) was $948.

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

Unpaid work Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,544 65.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,530 18.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 598 7.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,313 15.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bondi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.1% provided care for children and 7.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,800 33.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,892 22.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 529 6.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 327 3.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bondi (State Suburbs), 22.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,091 52.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 700 33.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 225 10.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 60 2.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bondi (State Suburbs), 33.7% were couple families with children, 52.6% were couple families without children and 10.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bondi (State Suburbs) 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,665 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,933 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bondi (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,933 and those without children was $2,665.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 589 32.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 85 4.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 366 20.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 230 12.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 79 4.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 211 11.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 105 5.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 126 7.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bondi (State Suburbs), of couple families, 32.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 20.4% 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 Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,879 90.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 399 9.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bondi (State Suburbs), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 388 10.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 459 11.8 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,990 77.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 39 1.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bondi (State Suburbs), 10.0% were separate houses, 11.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 77.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 95 2.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 562 14.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,989 51.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 822 21.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 318 8.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 95 2.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bondi (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 14.5% had 1 bedroom, 51.2% had 2 bedrooms and 21.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 853 22.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 782 20.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 2,102 54.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 20 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 123 3.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bondi (State Suburbs), 22.0% were owned outright, 20.2% were owned with a mortgage and 54.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,060 53.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,246 32.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 577 14.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bondi (State Suburbs), of all households, 53.1% were family households, 32.1% were single person households and 14.9% were group households.

Household income Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bondi (State Suburbs), 17.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.9% 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 Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 500 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.0 -- 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 Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,708 -- 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 Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
None 896 23.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,878 48.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 778 20.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 157 4.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 170 4.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bondi (State Suburbs), 48.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 20.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.0% 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 Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 36 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 58.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 15 41.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 33 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bondi (State Suburbs), there were 36 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 58.3%) were male and 15 (or 41.7%) were female. The median age was 33 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bondi % 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 1.6 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,468 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bondi (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,468.

Mortgage and rent Bondi % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 400 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,900 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Bondi (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,900.

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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