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Fifield

Code SSC10887 (SSC)
People 287
Male 140
Female 147
Median age 45
Families 83
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 134
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $900
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 287 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 140 48.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 147 51.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 7.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 287 people in Fifield (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.3% of the population.

Age Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 24 8.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 7.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 17 5.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 11 3.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 3.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 3.1 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 5.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 14 4.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 8.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 13 4.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 22 7.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 9.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 8.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 3.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 24 8.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 3.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Fifield (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 157 70.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 9 4.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 4.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 40 17.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Fifield (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 70.4% were married and 5.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Fifield (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 147 71.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 12 5.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 46 22.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Fifield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Fifield (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 6 8.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 23 31.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 12.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 12 16.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 8.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 4.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 16.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 74 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Fifield (State Suburbs) 25.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 43.2% were in primary school, 16.2% in secondary school and 12.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 275 95.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3 1.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 13 4.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 2.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 257 91.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Fifield (State Suburbs), 91.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 1.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 95 62.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 38 25.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 10.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 2.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 152 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 152 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fifield (State Suburbs). Of these 62.5% were employed full time, 25.0% were employed part-time and 2.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 11.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 8 5.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 13 8.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 5 3.4 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 86 58.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Fifield (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Fifield (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 408 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 884 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 900 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fifield (State Suburbs) was $408.

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

Unpaid work Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 161 72.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 74 33.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 43 19.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 99 45.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Fifield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.5% provided care for children and 19.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 45.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 28 12.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 62 27.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 26 11.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 44 19.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fifield (State Suburbs), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 19.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 37 44.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 43 51.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3 3.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Fifield (State Suburbs), 51.8% were couple families with children, 44.6% were couple families without children and 3.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Fifield (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 937 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,416 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fifield (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,416 and those without children was $937.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 24.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 7.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 18.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 10.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 4.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 14.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 12.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 8.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Fifield (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.1% had both partners employed full-time, 7.2% had both employed part-time and 18.1% 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 Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 102 77.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 29 22.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Fifield (State Suburbs), 77.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 102 100.0 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 Fifield (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 Fifield % 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 11 10.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 42 41.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 48 47.5 726,049 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 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Fifield (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 10.9% had 2 bedrooms and 41.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 54 52.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 23 22.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 23 22.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Fifield (State Suburbs), 52.4% were owned outright, 22.3% were owned with a mortgage and 22.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 80 79.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 17 16.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 4.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Fifield (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.2% were family households, 16.8% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

Household income Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fifield (State Suburbs), 29.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.4% 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 Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 2.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 12 11.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 43 42.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 39 38.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 4.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Fifield (State Suburbs), 11.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.2% 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 Fifield % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 22 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 36.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 63.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Fifield (State Suburbs), there were 22 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 36.4%) were male and 14 (or 63.6%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Fifield % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Fifield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Fifield % 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 Fifield (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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