2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Carramar (NSW)

Code SSC10475 (SSC)
People 3,431
Male 1,687
Female 1,744
Median age 37
Families 828
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,336
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $764
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,431 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,687 49.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,744 50.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,431 people in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 304 8.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 206 6.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 207 6.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 177 5.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 240 7.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 250 7.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 209 6.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 246 7.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 261 7.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 216 6.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 251 7.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 201 5.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 159 4.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 124 3.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 100 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 94 2.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 90 2.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 98 2.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,204 44.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 144 5.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 319 11.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 234 8.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 817 30.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.3% were married and 17.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,061 45.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 89 3.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,208 51.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 47 4.5 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 172 16.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 42 4.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 1.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 147 14.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 24 2.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 1.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 97 9.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 116 11.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 36 3.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 337 32.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,053 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.2% were in primary school, 17.6% in secondary school and 20.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,345 39.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,449 79.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 132 4.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 58 1.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 430 14.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 14.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 79.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 721 57.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 321 25.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 71 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 143 11.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,256 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,256 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 25.6% were employed part-time and 11.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 108 9.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 102 9.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 112 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 321 28.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 394 35.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 9.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 360 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 881 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 764 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $360.

Travel to work, top responses Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,315 48.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 613 22.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 279 10.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 221 8.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.5% 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, 8.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 440 16.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 475 17.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 203 7.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 197 7.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 17.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 204 24.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 379 45.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 223 26.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 22 2.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 45.8% were couple families with children, 24.6% were couple families without children and 26.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs) 18.9% of single parents were male and 81.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,711 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,774 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,774 and those without children was $1,711.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 80 13.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 3.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 63 10.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 133 22.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 49 8.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 153 26.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 37 6.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 50 8.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 10.8% 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 Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,176 92.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 98 7.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 484 41.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 87 7.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 602 51.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 41.2% were separate houses, 7.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 51.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 126 10.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 482 41.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 365 31.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 139 11.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 54 4.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.7% had 1 bedroom, 41.0% had 2 bedrooms and 31.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 277 23.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 314 26.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 518 44.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 62 5.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.6% were owned outright, 26.7% were owned with a mortgage and 44.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 790 67.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 349 29.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 36 3.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.2% were family households, 29.7% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 38.3% 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 Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 77.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 22.8 -- 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 Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 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 Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 230 19.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 501 42.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 263 22.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 109 9.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 75 6.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), 42.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.3% 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 Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 54.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 45.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 54.5%) were male and 10 (or 45.5%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Carramar (NSW) % 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 2.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Carramar (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 120 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Carramar (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $120 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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