2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

East Kurrajong

Code SSC10776 (SSC)
People 2,109
Male 1,064
Female 1,045
Median age 36
Families 565
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 648
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,870
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,285
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,109 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,064 50.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,045 49.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 27 1.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,109 people in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 114 5.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 184 8.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 207 9.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 209 9.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 116 5.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 76 3.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 92 4.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 141 6.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 215 10.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 183 8.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 181 8.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 116 5.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 108 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 74 3.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 54 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 0.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 0.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 0.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.9% of the population.

Registered marital status East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 951 59.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 34 2.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 86 5.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 39 2.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 495 30.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.3% were married and 7.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 895 60.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 104 7.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 484 32.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 46 6.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 189 24.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 29 3.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 22 2.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 139 18.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 31 4.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 40 5.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 60 7.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 64 8.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 0.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 141 18.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 767 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) 36.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.5% were in primary school, 27.4% in secondary school and 15.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,768 84.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 357 18.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 158 8.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 114 5.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,347 68.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 68.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 695 60.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 348 30.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 65 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 36 3.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,144 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,144 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs). Of these 60.8% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 3.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 133 12.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 122 11.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 95 8.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 160 14.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 528 47.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 646 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,862 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,870 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs) was $646.

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

Unpaid work East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,232 76.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 554 34.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 185 11.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 315 19.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.5% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 325 20.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 406 25.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 270 16.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 232 14.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 170 30.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 342 60.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 51 9.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 60.7% were couple families with children, 30.2% were couple families without children and 9.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents East Kurrajong % 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 East Kurrajong (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 East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,100 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,315 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,315 and those without children was $2,100.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 121 23.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 3.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 160 31.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 70 13.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 28 5.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 52 10.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 34 6.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 31.2% 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 599 95.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 26 4.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 95.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 598 100.0 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 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 16 2.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 46 7.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 175 29.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 359 59.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 7.7% had 2 bedrooms and 29.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 182 30.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 360 60.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 48 8.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 0.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 30.5% were owned outright, 60.3% were owned with a mortgage and 8.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 537 89.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 52 8.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 1.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), of all households, 89.6% were family households, 8.7% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income East Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 13.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.6% 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 99.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.7 -- 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,285 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 77.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 22.8 -- 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 0.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 72 12.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 264 44.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 250 41.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 1.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), 12.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.7% 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 Kurrajong % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 51.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 13 48.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 51.9%) were male and 13 (or 48.1%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics East Kurrajong % 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 3.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,916 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In East Kurrajong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,916.

Mortgage and rent East Kurrajong % 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 2,817 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In East Kurrajong (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 $2,817.

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

Back to Top