2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Busby

Code SSC10411 (SSC)
People 4,208
Male 2,007
Female 2,201
Median age 31
Families 1,009
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,368
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $820
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,208 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,007 47.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,201 52.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 165 3.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,208 people in Busby (State Suburbs) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.9% of the population.

Age Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 351 8.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 338 8.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 353 8.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 397 9.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 326 7.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 264 6.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 262 6.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 215 5.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 240 5.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 318 7.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 270 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 213 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 160 3.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 120 2.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 173 4.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 117 2.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 70 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 22 0.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Busby (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,373 43.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 145 4.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 228 7.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 222 7.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,199 37.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Busby (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.4% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Busby (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,184 42.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 144 5.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,472 52.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Busby (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Busby (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 64 3.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 270 16.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 43 2.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 45 2.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 267 16.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 34 2.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 22 1.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 109 6.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 99 6.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 17 1.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 672 40.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,642 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Busby (State Suburbs) 39.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.9% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 12.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,362 56.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,068 57.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 225 6.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 118 3.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,175 32.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Busby (State Suburbs), 32.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 724 54.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 343 26.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 96 7.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 155 11.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,318 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,318 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Busby (State Suburbs). Of these 54.9% were employed full time, 26.0% were employed part-time and 11.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 123 10.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 93 8.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 130 11.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 310 26.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 408 35.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Busby (State Suburbs), 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Busby (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 342 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 905 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 820 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Busby (State Suburbs) was $342.

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

Unpaid work Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,563 49.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 738 23.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 375 11.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 259 8.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Busby (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.3% 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, 8.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 471 14.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 518 16.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 255 8.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 320 10.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Busby (State Suburbs), 16.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 184 18.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 483 47.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 323 32.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Busby (State Suburbs), 47.9% were couple families with children, 18.3% were couple families without children and 32.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 10.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 89.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Busby (State Suburbs) 10.9% of single parents were male and 89.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,650 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,860 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Busby (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,860 and those without children was $1,650.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 85 12.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 20 3.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 69 10.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 117 17.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 56 8.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 243 36.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 40 5.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 43 6.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Busby (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 10.3% 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 Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,197 96.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 47 3.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Busby (State Suburbs), 96.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,128 94.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 17 1.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 52 4.3 465,189 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 Busby (State Suburbs), 94.2% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 23 1.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 61 5.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 745 62.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 328 27.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 36 3.0 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Busby (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 5.1% had 2 bedrooms and 62.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 275 23.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 344 28.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 530 44.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 42 3.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Busby (State Suburbs), 23.0% were owned outright, 28.8% were owned with a mortgage and 44.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 958 80.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 213 17.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 25 2.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Busby (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.1% were family households, 17.8% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Busby (State Suburbs), 33.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.6 -- 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 Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
None 182 15.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 430 36.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 351 29.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 167 14.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 66 5.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Busby (State Suburbs), 36.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.0% 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 Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 167 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 85 50.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 82 49.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Busby (State Suburbs), there were 167 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 85 (or 50.9%) were male and 82 (or 49.1%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Busby % 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 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Busby (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Busby % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,993 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Busby (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,993.

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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