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Boree Creek

Code SSC10300 (SSC)
People 212
Male 114
Female 98
Median age 52
Families 61
Average children per family 2.4
All private dwellings 138
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $759
Median monthly mortgage repayments $300
Median weekly rent $70
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 212 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 114 53.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 98 46.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 10.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 212 people in Boree Creek (State Suburbs) of these 53.8% were male and 46.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 10.8% of the population.

Age Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 6.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 15 7.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 12 5.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 13 6.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 4.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 0 0.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6 2.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 13 6.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 14 6.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 15 7.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 24 11.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 21 10.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 22 10.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 4.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 5.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 2.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Boree Creek (State Suburbs) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 99 56.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 14 8.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 5.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 45 25.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Boree Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.9% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 41 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Boree Creek (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 41 years.

Social marital status Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 81 52.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 12.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 55 35.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 54 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 56 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Boree Creek (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 54 years.

Education Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 26.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 7.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 11 20.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 5.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 5.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 34.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 53 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs) 24.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.0% were in primary school, 20.8% in secondary school and 11.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 192 91.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6 3.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3 1.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3 1.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 182 93.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 93.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 66 58.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 30 26.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 14.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 0 0.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 112 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 112 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boree Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 26.8% were employed part-time and 0.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 10 9.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 8 7.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 11.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 8.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 56 52.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 9.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Boree Creek (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 428 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 779 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 759 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boree Creek (State Suburbs) was $428.

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

Unpaid work Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 119 67.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 47 27.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 24 13.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 55 31.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.0% provided care for children and 13.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 31.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 33 18.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 33 18.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 20 11.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 31 17.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 18.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 34 56.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 20 33.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 10.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 33.3% were couple families with children, 56.7% were couple families without children and 10.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 42.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 57.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs) 42.9% of single parents were male and 57.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,312 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $1,312.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 17 33.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 11.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 5.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 7.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6 11.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 11.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 17.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 33.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 11.8% 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 Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 88 65.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 46 34.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 65.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 34.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 90 100.0 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 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 4.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 15.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 39 42.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 34 37.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.4% had 1 bedroom, 15.4% had 2 bedrooms and 42.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 49 53.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 16 17.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 20.9 743,050 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 7.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 53.8% were owned outright, 17.6% were owned with a mortgage and 20.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 62 68.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 31.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.1% were family households, 31.9% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 37.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.4% 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 Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 70 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 300 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 3.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 25 27.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 33 36.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 26 28.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 4.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), 27.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.6% 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 Boree Creek % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 23 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 56.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 43.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 12 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Boree Creek (State Suburbs), there were 23 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 56.5%) were male and 10 (or 43.5%) were female. The median age was 12 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Boree 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 2.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 833 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Boree Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $833.

Mortgage and rent Boree Creek % 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 400 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Boree Creek (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 $400.

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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