2011 Census QuickStats

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Enfield (NSW)

Code SSC10824 (SSC)
People 2,697
Male 1,325
Female 1,372
Median age 39
Families 715
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,036
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,292
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,300
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,697 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,325 49.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,372 50.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,697 people in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 146 5.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 163 6.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 156 5.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 172 6.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 200 7.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 195 7.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 163 6.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 165 6.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 194 7.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 217 8.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 194 7.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 166 6.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 139 5.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 115 4.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 101 3.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 89 3.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 77 2.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 46 1.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,108 49.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 62 2.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 162 7.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 126 5.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 778 34.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

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

The median age of married people in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,036 49.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 83 4.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 965 46.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 39 4.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 92 10.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 88 10.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 2.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 92 10.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 71 8.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 18 2.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 48 5.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 179 21.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 18 2.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 182 21.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 844 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) 31.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.2% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 27.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,375 50.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,705 67.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 174 6.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 90 3.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 551 21.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 21.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 67.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 797 60.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 357 27.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 75 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 82 6.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,311 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,311 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 60.8% were employed full time, 27.2% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 125 10.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 128 10.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 97 7.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 256 20.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 537 43.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 10.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 530 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,476 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,292 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $530.

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

Unpaid work Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,448 64.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 538 24.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 273 12.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 302 13.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 527 23.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 517 23.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 229 10.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 179 8.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 204 28.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 364 50.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 136 19.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 50.8% were couple families with children, 28.5% were couple families without children and 19.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs) 13.8% of single parents were male and 86.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,926 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,259 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,259 and those without children was $1,926.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 131 23.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 21 3.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 94 16.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 102 17.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 40 7.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 118 20.7 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 38 6.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 26 4.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 16.5% 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 Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 945 95.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 49 4.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 95.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 560 59.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 198 20.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 175 18.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 13 1.4 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 59.2% were separate houses, 20.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 18.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 55 5.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 280 29.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 379 40.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 207 21.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 29.6% had 2 bedrooms and 40.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 349 36.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 294 31.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 268 28.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 1.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 36.9% were owned outright, 31.1% were owned with a mortgage and 28.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 694 73.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 219 23.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 33 3.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.4% were family households, 23.2% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 24.9% 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 Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 380 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.4 -- 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 Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,300 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.4 -- 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 Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 129 13.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 389 41.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 292 30.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 111 11.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 26 2.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), 41.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.7% 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 Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 66.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 33.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 66.7%) were male and 3 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Enfield (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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Enfield (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Enfield (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 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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