2011 Census QuickStats

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East Killara

Code SSC10775 (SSC)
People 2,880
Male 1,421
Female 1,459
Median age 42
Families 818
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 986
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $2,339
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,467
Median weekly rent $773
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,880 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,421 49.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,459 50.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,880 people in East Killara (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 131 4.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 158 5.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 268 9.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 300 10.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 177 6.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 97 3.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 97 3.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 108 3.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 199 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 274 9.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 256 8.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 193 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 187 6.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 149 5.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 109 3.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 79 2.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 64 2.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 38 1.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in East Killara (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.3% of the population.

Registered marital status East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,457 62.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 0.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 105 4.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 82 3.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 668 28.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in East Killara (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.5% were married and 5.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in East Killara (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,324 59.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 56 2.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 837 37.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In East Killara (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 2.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in East Killara (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 46 4.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 170 16.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 24 2.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 51 4.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 248 23.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 39 3.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 86 8.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 52 5.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 223 21.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 12 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 92 8.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,043 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In East Killara (State Suburbs) 36.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.5% were in primary school, 35.8% in secondary school and 26.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,286 44.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,906 68.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 162 5.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 122 4.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 602 21.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In East Killara (State Suburbs), 21.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 68.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 758 56.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 441 33.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 68 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 70 5.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,337 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,337 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in East Killara (State Suburbs). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 33.0% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 176 13.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 140 11.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 128 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 129 10.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 626 49.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in East Killara (State Suburbs), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in East Killara (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 665 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,402 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,339 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in East Killara (State Suburbs) was $665.

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

Unpaid work East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,770 75.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 722 31.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 274 11.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 542 23.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In East Killara (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.0% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 570 24.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 594 25.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 333 14.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 273 11.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in East Killara (State Suburbs), 25.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 228 27.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 485 59.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 99 12.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in East Killara (State Suburbs), 59.4% were couple families with children, 27.9% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In East Killara (State Suburbs) 9.1% of single parents were male and 90.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,200 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,166 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Killara (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,166 and those without children was $3,200.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 124 17.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 37 5.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 132 18.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 140 19.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 52 7.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 141 19.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 31 4.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 55 7.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In East Killara (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 900 93.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 66 6.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In East Killara (State Suburbs), 93.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 897 99.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.4 263,926 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 Killara (State Suburbs), 99.6% were separate houses, 0.4% 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 Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 1.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 210 23.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 669 74.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In East Killara (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.3% had 2 bedrooms and 23.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4.1. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 456 50.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 304 33.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 124 13.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in East Killara (State Suburbs), 50.6% were owned outright, 33.7% were owned with a mortgage and 13.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 792 87.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 100 11.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 1.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In East Killara (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.7% were family households, 11.1% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 31.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Killara (State Suburbs), 14.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 31.7% 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 Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 773 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,467 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
None 12 1.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 227 25.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 474 52.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 177 19.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 1.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In East Killara (State Suburbs), 25.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 52.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.6% 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 Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in East Killara (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics East Killara % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In East Killara (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent East Killara % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 725 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In East Killara (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $725 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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