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East Bowral

Code SSC10766 (SSC)
People 1,581
Male 753
Female 828
Median age 41
Families 450
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 634
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,381
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $395
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,581 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 753 47.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 828 52.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 37 2.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,581 people in East Bowral (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 121 7.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 122 7.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 133 8.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 123 7.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 50 3.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 55 3.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 75 4.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 87 5.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 108 6.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 128 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 101 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 96 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 105 6.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 91 5.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 92 5.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 58 3.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 20 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 15 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in East Bowral (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.5% of the population.

Registered marital status East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 750 62.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 27 2.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 106 8.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 49 4.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 273 22.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in East Bowral (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.2% were married and 11.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in East Bowral (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 698 62.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 74 6.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 337 30.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in East Bowral (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 36 7.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 79 16.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 47 9.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 38 7.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 42 8.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 61 12.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 45 9.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 37 7.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 33 6.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 67 13.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 495 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In East Bowral (State Suburbs) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.1% were in primary school, 30.0% in secondary school and 14.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,289 81.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 304 20.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 141 9.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 99 6.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 968 64.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), 64.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 411 57.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 242 33.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 34 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 27 3.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 714 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 714 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in East Bowral (State Suburbs). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 33.9% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 91 13.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 68 9.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 83 12.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 96 14.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 313 45.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in East Bowral (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in East Bowral (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 537 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,543 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,381 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in East Bowral (State Suburbs) was $537.

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

Unpaid work East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 947 78.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 401 33.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 152 12.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 263 21.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.3% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 252 20.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 339 28.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 181 15.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 172 14.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in East Bowral (State Suburbs), 28.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 179 39.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 215 47.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 53 11.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in East Bowral (State Suburbs), 47.7% were couple families with children, 39.7% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In East Bowral (State Suburbs) 11.3% of single parents were male and 88.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,333 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,319 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,319 and those without children was $2,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 78 19.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 2.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 88 22.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 55 13.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 6.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 98 24.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 23 5.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 22.2% 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 East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 530 85.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 87 14.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), 85.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 519 97.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 11 2.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in East Bowral (State Suburbs), 97.9% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 3.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 128 24.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 374 70.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 0.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 3.8% had 2 bedrooms and 24.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 194 36.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 209 39.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 112 21.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 1.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 1.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in East Bowral (State Suburbs), 36.5% were owned outright, 39.3% were owned with a mortgage and 21.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 440 82.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 87 16.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 0.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.7% were family households, 16.4% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), 18.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.0% 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 East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 395 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.9 -- 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 East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
None 0 0.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 176 33.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 244 46.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 94 17.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 2.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.8% 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 East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 37 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 40.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 59.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in East Bowral (State Suburbs), there were 37 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 40.5%) were male and 22 (or 59.5%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics East Bowral % 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 5.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

Mortgage and rent East Bowral % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 359 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,509 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In East Bowral (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $359 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,509.

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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