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Drake

Code SSC10733 (SSC)
People 395
Male 221
Female 174
Median age 49
Families 81
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 236
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $492
Median monthly mortgage repayments $637
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 395 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 221 55.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 174 44.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 5.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 395 people in Drake (State Suburbs) of these 55.9% were male and 44.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.6% of the population.

Age Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 15 3.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19 4.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 23 5.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 6.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 2.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 4.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 4.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 19 4.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 13 3.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 7.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 74 18.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 46 11.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 35 8.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 23 5.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 4.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Drake (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 103 30.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 19 5.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 49 14.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 19 5.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 143 42.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Drake (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 30.9% were married and 19.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 61 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 40 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Drake (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 40 years.

Social marital status Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 82 30.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 15.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 141 53.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Drake (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 30.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Drake (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 24 22.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 18.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 10.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 5.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 5.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 36 33.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 109 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Drake (State Suburbs) 27.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.0% were in primary school, 21.1% in secondary school and 14.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 312 78.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 66 18.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 6.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 3.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 259 71.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Drake (State Suburbs), 71.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 47 40.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 39 33.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 4 3.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 21.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 115 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 115 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Drake (State Suburbs). Of these 40.9% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 21.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 18.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 14.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7 7.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 11 12.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 37 40.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Drake (State Suburbs), 18.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 14.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 53 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Drake (State Suburbs) was 53 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 297 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 591 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 492 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Drake (State Suburbs) was $297.

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

Unpaid work Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 230 68.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 56 16.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 58 17.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 71 21.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Drake (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 16.8% provided care for children and 17.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 39 11.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 80 24.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 48 14.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 65 19.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Drake (State Suburbs), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 19.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 41 50.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 21 25.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 19.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Drake (State Suburbs), 25.9% were couple families with children, 50.6% were couple families without children and 19.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 31.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 68.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Drake (State Suburbs) 31.6% of single parents were male and 68.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 549 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 0 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Drake (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $0 and those without children was $549.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 11.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 4 6.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 7.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 9.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 29 46.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 9.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Drake (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 6.3% 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 Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 153 69.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 68 30.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Drake (State Suburbs), 69.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 30.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 124 80.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 30 19.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Drake (State Suburbs), 80.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 19.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 11 7.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 21.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 53 34.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 39 25.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 16 10.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Drake (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 21.8% had 1 bedroom, 34.0% had 2 bedrooms and 25.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 90 57.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 42 26.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 18 11.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Drake (State Suburbs), 57.7% were owned outright, 26.9% were owned with a mortgage and 11.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 84 53.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 60 38.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 7.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Drake (State Suburbs), of all households, 53.8% were family households, 38.5% were single person households and 7.7% were group households.

Household income Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 59.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Drake (State Suburbs), 59.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 637 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
None 12 7.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 81 52.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 44 28.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 13 8.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Drake (State Suburbs), 52.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.4% 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 Drake % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 21 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 57.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 42.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 57 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Drake (State Suburbs), there were 21 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 57.1%) were male and 9 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 57 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Drake % 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 2.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 666 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Drake (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $666.

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

In Drake (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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