2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Federal (NSW)

Code SSC10877 (SSC)
People 712
Male 340
Female 372
Median age 44
Families 193
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 319
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,059
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 712 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 340 47.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 372 52.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 712 people in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 35 4.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 61 8.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 58 8.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 55 7.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 2.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 1.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 23 3.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 45 6.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 59 8.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 80 11.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 81 11.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 79 11.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 48 6.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 22 3.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 1.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 1.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 1.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 249 44.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 1.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 51 9.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 3.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 225 40.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.8% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 61 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 59 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 38 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 38 years.

Social marital status Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 223 44.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 83 16.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 195 38.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 9 3.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 58 22.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 16 6.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 28 11.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 14 5.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 3.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 18 7.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 27 10.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 13 5.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 59 23.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 253 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) 35.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.4% were in primary school, 19.8% in secondary school and 17.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 551 77.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 129 19.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 81 12.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 54 8.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 403 60.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 60.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 139 40.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 152 44.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 5.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 32 9.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 341 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 341 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 40.8% were employed full time, 44.6% were employed part-time and 9.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 68 21.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 12.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 51 16.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 33 10.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 103 33.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 21.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 480 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,184 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,059 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $480.

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

Unpaid work Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 434 78.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 189 34.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 68 12.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 165 29.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.1% 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, 29.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 93 16.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 170 30.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 99 17.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 75 13.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 30.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 65 33.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 97 50.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 32 16.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 50.0% were couple families with children, 33.5% were couple families without children and 16.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs) 25.8% of single parents were male and 74.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,666 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,826 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,826 and those without children was $1,666.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 17 10.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 20 12.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 36 22.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 25 15.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 8.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 19 11.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 8 5.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 22 13.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.6% had both partners employed full-time, 12.5% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 263 87.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 38 12.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 87.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 259 98.9 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 3 1.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 2.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 18 6.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 42 16.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 113 43.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 74 28.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 2.3 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.9% had 1 bedroom, 16.2% had 2 bedrooms and 43.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 35.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 100 38.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 61 23.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 1.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 35.2% were owned outright, 38.3% were owned with a mortgage and 23.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 189 72.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 65 25.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.7% were family households, 25.0% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 28.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.3% 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 Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.1 -- 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 Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.5 -- 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 Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 4 1.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 85 32.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 115 44.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 49 18.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), 32.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.8% 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 Federal (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 50.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 50.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 6 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 50.0%) were male and 6 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 6 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Federal (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 0 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 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 Federal (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Federal (NSW) % 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 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Federal (NSW) (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 $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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