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Cudgen

Code SSC10654 (SSC)
People 850
Male 425
Female 425
Median age 39
Families 244
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 340
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,162
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 850 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 425 50.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 425 50.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 35 4.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 850 people in Cudgen (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.1% of the population.

Age Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 57 6.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 55 6.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 66 7.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 57 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 51 6.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 52 6.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 36 4.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 59 6.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 47 5.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 64 7.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 78 9.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 64 7.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 44 5.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 53 6.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 2.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 20 2.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 24 2.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cudgen (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 359 53.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 1.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 73 10.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 29 4.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 198 29.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cudgen (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.7% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cudgen (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 334 52.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 54 8.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 247 38.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cudgen (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 17 6.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 21.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 4.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 2.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 44 17.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 3.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 12 4.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 22 8.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 33 13.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 44 17.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 252 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cudgen (State Suburbs) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.8% were in primary school, 26.2% in secondary school and 21.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 726 85.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 94 11.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 76 9.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 37 4.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 605 74.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), 74.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 230 51.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 172 38.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 22 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 26 5.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 450 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 450 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cudgen (State Suburbs). Of these 51.1% were employed full time, 38.2% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 67 15.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 44 10.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 56 13.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 53 12.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 181 42.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cudgen (State Suburbs), 15.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cudgen (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 530 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,392 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,162 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cudgen (State Suburbs) was $530.

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

Unpaid work Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 505 75.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 224 33.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 90 13.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 154 23.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.5% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 146 21.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 168 25.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 102 15.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 89 13.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cudgen (State Suburbs), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 92 37.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 109 44.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 41 16.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cudgen (State Suburbs), 44.5% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children and 16.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Cudgen (State Suburbs) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,200 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,374 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,374 and those without children was $2,200.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 40 20.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 4.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 52 26.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 11.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 6.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 38 19.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 5.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 7.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 26.1% 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 Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 306 92.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 25 7.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), 92.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 245 79.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 54 17.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 1.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 1.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cudgen (State Suburbs), 79.8% were separate houses, 17.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 2.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 41 13.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 136 44.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 117 38.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 13.4% had 2 bedrooms and 44.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 118 38.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 104 33.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 79 25.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 1.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cudgen (State Suburbs), 38.3% were owned outright, 33.8% were owned with a mortgage and 25.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 238 77.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 62 20.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 2.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.3% were family households, 20.1% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), 20.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.0% 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 Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.3 -- 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 Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
None 5 1.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 102 33.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 120 38.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 75 24.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), 33.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.3% 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 Cudgen % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 34 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 38.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 21 61.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 41 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cudgen (State Suburbs), there were 34 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 38.2%) were male and 21 (or 61.8%) were female. The median age was 41 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cudgen % 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 4.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 959 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cudgen (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $959.

Mortgage and rent Cudgen % 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 1,408 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Cudgen (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 $1,408.

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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