2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Camden South

Code SSC10441 (SSC)
People 4,343
Male 2,118
Female 2,225
Median age 37
Families 1,297
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,630
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,620
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $345
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,343 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,118 48.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,225 51.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 70 1.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,343 people in Camden South (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 310 7.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 302 7.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 258 5.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 290 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 294 6.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 261 6.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 291 6.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 315 7.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 283 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 255 5.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 261 6.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 317 7.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 336 7.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 226 5.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 143 3.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 73 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 71 1.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 58 1.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Camden South (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,021 58.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 103 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 242 7.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 147 4.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 964 27.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Camden South (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.1% were married and 9.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Camden South (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,943 59.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 252 7.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,101 33.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Camden South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Camden South (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 108 8.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 262 21.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 75 6.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 32 2.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 205 16.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 62 5.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 30 2.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 99 8.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 160 13.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 164 13.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,220 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Camden South (State Suburbs) 28.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.2% were in primary school, 24.3% in secondary school and 21.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,652 84.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 769 18.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 381 9.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 227 5.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,795 67.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Camden South (State Suburbs), 67.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,472 61.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 689 28.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 136 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 86 3.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,383 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,383 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Camden South (State Suburbs). Of these 61.8% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 221 9.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 221 9.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 241 10.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 387 16.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,083 47.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Camden South (State Suburbs), 9.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Camden South (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 678 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,802 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,620 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Camden South (State Suburbs) was $678.

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

Unpaid work Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,728 78.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,160 33.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 437 12.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 703 20.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Camden South (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.4% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 755 21.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,076 31.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 513 14.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 378 10.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Camden South (State Suburbs), 31.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 505 38.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 617 47.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 167 12.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 0.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Camden South (State Suburbs), 47.6% were couple families with children, 38.9% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Camden South (State Suburbs) 22.5% of single parents were male and 77.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,208 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,386 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camden South (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,386 and those without children was $2,208.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 272 24.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 282 25.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 173 15.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 38 3.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 196 17.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 67 6.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 55 4.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Camden South (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 25.1% 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 South % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,522 95.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 77 4.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Camden South (State Suburbs), 95.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,442 94.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 76 5.0 263,926 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 Camden South (State Suburbs), 94.8% were separate houses, 5.0% 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 Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 0.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 78 5.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 749 49.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 665 43.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 0.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Camden South (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 5.1% had 2 bedrooms and 49.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 590 38.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 707 46.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 202 13.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 1.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Camden South (State Suburbs), 38.8% were owned outright, 46.5% were owned with a mortgage and 13.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,265 83.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 236 15.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 22 1.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Camden South (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.1% were family households, 15.5% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camden South (State Suburbs), 15.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.6% 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 South % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 345 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 South % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.1 -- 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 South % New South Wales % Australia %
None 52 3.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 381 25.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 704 46.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 351 23.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 34 2.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Camden South (State Suburbs), 25.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.1% 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 South % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 69 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 33 47.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 36 52.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Camden South (State Suburbs), there were 69 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 33 (or 47.8%) were male and 36 (or 52.2%) 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 Camden South % 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 3.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,874 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Camden South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,874.

Mortgage and rent Camden South % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Camden South (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

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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