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Ellalong

Code SSC10807 (SSC)
People 789
Male 376
Female 413
Median age 39
Families 233
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 303
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,175
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $258
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 789 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 376 47.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 413 52.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 3.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 789 people in Ellalong (State Suburbs) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

Age Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 56 7.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 72 9.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 70 8.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 59 7.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 34 4.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 36 4.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 40 5.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 61 7.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 65 8.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 62 7.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 68 8.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 40 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 45 5.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 3.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 1.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ellalong (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 294 49.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 36 6.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 56 9.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 35 5.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 173 29.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ellalong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.5% were married and 15.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ellalong (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 293 52.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 55 9.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 213 38.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ellalong (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 11 4.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 69 27.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 3.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 51 20.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 2.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 2.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 32 12.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 4.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 54 21.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 255 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ellalong (State Suburbs) 32.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.3% were in primary school, 25.6% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 698 88.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 86 11.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 48 6.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 32 4.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 592 78.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), 78.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 198 53.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 128 34.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 7.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 372 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 372 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ellalong (State Suburbs). Of these 53.2% were employed full time, 34.4% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 45 13.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 35 10.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 46 13.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 49 14.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 152 44.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ellalong (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ellalong (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 506 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,238 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,175 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ellalong (State Suburbs) was $506.

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

Unpaid work Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 464 78.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 203 34.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 87 14.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 83 14.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.4% provided care for children and 14.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 120 20.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 173 29.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 87 14.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 85 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 Ellalong (State Suburbs), 29.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% 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 Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 77 33.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 102 43.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 54 23.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ellalong (State Suburbs), 43.8% were couple families with children, 33.0% were couple families without children and 23.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Ellalong (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,860 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,868 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,868 and those without children was $1,860.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 13.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 5.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 45 25.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 25 14.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 14 7.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 37 20.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 5.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 7.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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 Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 277 92.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 23 7.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 275 100.0 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 Ellalong (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 Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 50 18.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 128 46.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 87 31.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 18.2% had 2 bedrooms and 46.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 100 36.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 144 52.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 26 9.5 743,050 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 4 1.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ellalong (State Suburbs), 36.5% were owned outright, 52.6% were owned with a mortgage and 9.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 221 80.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 51 18.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.4% were family households, 18.5% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), 26.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.9% 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 Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 258 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 1.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 79 28.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 130 47.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 55 20.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), 28.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.1% 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 Ellalong % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 30.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 21 70.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ellalong (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 30.0%) were male and 21 (or 70.0%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ellalong % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ellalong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Ellalong % 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 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ellalong (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 $1,733.

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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