2011 Census QuickStats

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Dundas (NSW)

Code SSC10745 (SSC)
People 3,880
Male 1,920
Female 1,960
Median age 35
Families 1,002
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,423
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,379
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $323
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,880 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,920 49.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,960 50.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 23 0.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,880 people in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 298 7.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 239 6.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 239 6.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 198 5.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 275 7.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 329 8.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 325 8.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 317 8.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 323 8.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 277 7.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 265 6.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 194 5.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 167 4.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 110 2.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 121 3.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 91 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 65 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 47 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,670 53.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 1.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 235 7.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 128 4.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,008 32.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.9% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

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

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

Social marital status Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,494 54.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 173 6.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,062 38.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 78 6.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 222 19.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 85 7.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 1.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 117 10.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 99 8.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 1.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 84 7.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 203 17.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 32 2.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 192 16.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,145 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs) 29.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.0% were in primary school, 20.4% in secondary school and 25.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,172 56.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,010 54.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 241 6.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 155 4.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,263 34.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 34.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 54.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,180 62.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 472 24.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 122 6.4 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 118 6.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,892 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,892 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 62.4% were employed full time, 24.9% were employed part-time and 6.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 143 8.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 166 9.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 157 8.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 369 20.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 814 46.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 8.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 555 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,545 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,379 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $555.

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

Unpaid work Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,167 69.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 871 28.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 320 10.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 615 19.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.1% 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, 19.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 769 24.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 719 23.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 366 11.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 310 10.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 317 31.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 536 53.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 132 13.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 53.4% were couple families with children, 31.6% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

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

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs) 17.6% of single parents were male and 82.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,280 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,395 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,395 and those without children was $2,280.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 206 24.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 173 20.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 175 20.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 53 6.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 126 14.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 47 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 47 5.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 20.3% 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 Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,273 93.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 84 6.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 775 60.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 302 23.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 192 15.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 60.9% were separate houses, 23.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 15.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 39 3.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 287 22.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 611 47.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 315 24.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 1.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 22.5% had 2 bedrooms and 47.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 376 29.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 477 37.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 390 30.6 743,050 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 25 2.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 29.5% were owned outright, 37.5% were owned with a mortgage and 30.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 967 75.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 260 20.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 48 3.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.8% were family households, 20.4% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 19.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.9% 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 Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 323 -- 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 Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.0 -- 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 Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 100 7.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 477 37.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 496 39.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 169 13.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 31 2.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), 37.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.3% 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 Dundas (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 26 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 65.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 34.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 26 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 65.4%) were male and 9 (or 34.6%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dundas (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 2.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 369 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $369.

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

In Dundas (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 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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