2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Camden

Code SSC10438 (SSC)
People 3,244
Male 1,543
Female 1,701
Median age 40
Families 799
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,396
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,188
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,032
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,244 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,543 47.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,701 52.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 59 1.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,244 people in Camden (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 210 6.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 184 5.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 176 5.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 172 5.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 202 6.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 250 7.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 200 6.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 231 7.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 191 5.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 197 6.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 200 6.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 172 5.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 157 4.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 139 4.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 139 4.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 123 3.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 131 4.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 170 5.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Camden (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,125 42.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 114 4.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 297 11.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 329 12.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 813 30.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Camden (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.0% were married and 15.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Camden (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,004 44.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 214 9.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,054 46.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Camden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Camden (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 62 7.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 155 17.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 45 5.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 23 2.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 113 12.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 44 5.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 26 3.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 81 9.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 111 12.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 2.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 196 22.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 879 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Camden (State Suburbs) 27.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.4% were in primary school, 20.8% in secondary school and 21.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,618 80.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 623 20.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 270 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 155 5.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,022 65.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Camden (State Suburbs), 65.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,045 65.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 378 23.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 100 6.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 67 4.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,590 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,590 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Camden (State Suburbs). Of these 65.7% were employed full time, 23.8% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 140 9.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 116 7.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 126 8.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 262 17.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 782 51.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Camden (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Camden % 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 Camden (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 578 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,659 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,188 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Camden (State Suburbs) was $578.

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

Unpaid work Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,860 69.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 732 27.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 277 10.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 419 15.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Camden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% 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, 15.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 587 21.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 719 26.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 296 11.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 262 9.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Camden (State Suburbs), 26.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 285 35.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 336 42.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 167 20.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 11 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Camden (State Suburbs), 42.1% were couple families with children, 35.7% were couple families without children and 20.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Camden (State Suburbs) 18.1% of single parents were male and 81.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,965 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,360 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camden (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,360 and those without children was $1,965.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 163 26.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 3.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 144 23.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 102 16.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 3.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 101 16.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 46 7.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 3.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Camden (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,228 91.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 109 8.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Camden (State Suburbs), 91.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 886 72.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 152 12.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 183 14.9 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Camden (State Suburbs), 72.2% were separate houses, 12.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 1.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 89 7.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 280 22.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 514 41.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 298 24.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 34 2.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Camden (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.2% had 1 bedroom, 22.8% had 2 bedrooms and 41.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 372 30.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 414 33.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 388 31.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 1.1 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 41 3.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Camden (State Suburbs), 30.3% were owned outright, 33.7% were owned with a mortgage and 31.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 782 63.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 406 33.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 39 3.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Camden (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.7% were family households, 33.1% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camden (State Suburbs), 28.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.5% 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 Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,032 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.0 -- 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 Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
None 130 10.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 425 34.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 428 34.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 201 16.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 42 3.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Camden (State Suburbs), 34.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.4% 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 Camden % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 57 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 25 43.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 32 56.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Camden (State Suburbs), there were 57 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 25 (or 43.9%) were male and 32 (or 56.1%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Camden % 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 2.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,291 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Camden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,291.

Mortgage and rent Camden % 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 2,383 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Camden (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 $2,383.

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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