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Casula

Code SSC10493 (SSC)
People 14,696
Male 7,167
Female 7,529
Median age 34
Families 3,804
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 4,858
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,366
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 14,696 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,167 48.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 7,529 51.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 143 1.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 14,696 people in Casula (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,170 8.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,098 7.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,071 7.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,076 7.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,034 7.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,060 7.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,008 6.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,097 7.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,106 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,010 6.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 926 6.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 826 5.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 697 4.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 455 3.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 380 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 305 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 216 1.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 161 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Casula (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,160 54.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 383 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 799 7.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 559 4.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,451 30.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Casula (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.3% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Casula (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,685 54.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 478 4.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,282 41.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Casula (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Casula (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 269 5.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 744 14.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 324 6.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 256 5.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 536 10.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 363 7.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 208 4.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 315 6.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 579 11.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 115 2.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,336 26.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 5,045 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Casula (State Suburbs) 34.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.2% were in primary school, 21.9% in secondary school and 17.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,750 52.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 8,735 65.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 808 6.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 473 3.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,370 25.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Casula (State Suburbs), 25.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 65.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,204 64.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,518 23.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 386 5.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 458 7.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,566 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 6,566 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Casula (State Suburbs). Of these 64.0% were employed full time, 23.1% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 492 8.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 491 8.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 537 8.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,472 24.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,731 44.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Casula (State Suburbs), 8.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Casula (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 527 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,459 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,366 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Casula (State Suburbs) was $527.

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

Unpaid work Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,988 61.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,178 28.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,295 11.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,113 9.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Casula (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,333 20.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,473 21.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,088 9.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,093 9.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Casula (State Suburbs), 21.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 965 25.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,166 56.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 630 16.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 44 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Casula (State Suburbs), 56.9% were couple families with children, 25.4% were couple families without children and 16.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Casula (State Suburbs) 15.7% of single parents were male and 84.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,090 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,246 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Casula (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,246 and those without children was $2,090.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 737 23.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 71 2.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 542 17.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 639 20.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 142 4.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 635 20.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 203 6.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 160 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Casula (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 17.3% 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 Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,414 96.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 139 3.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Casula (State Suburbs), 96.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,204 72.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 985 22.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 219 5.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Casula (State Suburbs), 72.6% were separate houses, 22.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 79 1.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 319 7.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,793 40.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,022 45.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 191 4.3 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Casula (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 7.2% had 2 bedrooms and 40.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,170 26.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,864 42.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,148 26.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 213 4.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Casula (State Suburbs), 26.5% were owned outright, 42.3% were owned with a mortgage and 26.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 3,626 82.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 721 16.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 63 1.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Casula (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.2% were family households, 16.3% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Casula (State Suburbs), 20.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.6% 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 Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 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 Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.7 -- 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 Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
None 295 6.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,352 30.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,702 38.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 817 18.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 243 5.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Casula (State Suburbs), 30.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.5% 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 Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 142 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 60 42.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 82 57.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Casula (State Suburbs), there were 142 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 60 (or 42.3%) were male and 82 (or 57.7%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Casula % 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 3.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,174 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Casula (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,174.

Mortgage and rent Casula % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,080 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Casula (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,080.

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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