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Cammeray

Code SSC10443 (SSC)
People 6,784
Male 3,218
Female 3,566
Median age 37
Families 1,754
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 3,456
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $2,239
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,754
Median weekly rent $480
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,784 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,218 47.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,566 52.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 0.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,784 people in Cammeray (State Suburbs) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

Age Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 493 7.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 339 5.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 209 3.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 222 3.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 311 4.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 703 10.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 813 12.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 727 10.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 567 8.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 478 7.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 458 6.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 358 5.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 374 5.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 279 4.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 175 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 108 1.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 85 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 84 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cammeray (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,443 42.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 163 2.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 629 10.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 198 3.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,316 40.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cammeray (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.5% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cammeray (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,203 43.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 707 13.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,218 43.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cammeray (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 141 8.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 290 16.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 55 3.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 68 3.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 80 4.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 78 4.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 69 3.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 108 6.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 378 21.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 67 3.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 434 24.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,768 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cammeray (State Suburbs) 26.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.4% were in primary school, 12.9% in secondary school and 27.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,236 62.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,483 39.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 589 9.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 434 6.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,816 44.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), 44.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,962 69.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 924 21.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 201 4.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 164 3.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,251 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,251 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cammeray (State Suburbs). Of these 69.7% were employed full time, 21.7% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 271 6.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 326 8.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 328 8.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 496 12.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,469 60.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cammeray (State Suburbs), 6.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cammeray (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,187 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,749 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,239 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cammeray (State Suburbs) was $1,187.

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

Unpaid work Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,497 78.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,469 25.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 525 9.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,204 20.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.5% provided care for children and 9.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,860 32.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,703 29.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 571 9.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 364 6.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cammeray (State Suburbs), 29.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 826 47.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 666 38.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 231 13.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 31 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cammeray (State Suburbs), 38.0% were couple families with children, 47.1% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Cammeray (State Suburbs) 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,203 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,433 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,433 and those without children was $3,203.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 494 33.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 42 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 319 21.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 268 18.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 65 4.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 111 7.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 107 7.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 87 5.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), of couple families, 33.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 21.4% 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 Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,989 91.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 265 8.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), 91.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 821 27.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 378 12.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,766 59.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 20 0.7 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cammeray (State Suburbs), 27.5% were separate houses, 12.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 59.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 21 0.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 496 16.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,257 42.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 866 28.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 325 10.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 27 0.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 16.6% had 1 bedroom, 42.0% had 2 bedrooms and 28.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 778 26.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 903 30.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,265 42.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 31 1.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cammeray (State Suburbs), 26.0% were owned outright, 30.2% were owned with a mortgage and 42.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,746 58.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,037 34.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 207 6.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), of all households, 58.4% were family households, 34.7% were single person households and 6.9% were group households.

Household income Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 26.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), 10.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 26.6% 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 Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 480 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.2 -- 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 Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,754 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
None 291 9.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,684 56.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 807 27.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 160 5.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 49 1.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), 56.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.3% 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 Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 73.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 26.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cammeray (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 73.3%) were male and 4 (or 26.7%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cammeray % 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 2.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,833 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,833.

Mortgage and rent Cammeray % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 430 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Cammeray (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $430 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,600.

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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