2011 Census QuickStats

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Green Valley (NSW)

Code SSC11018 (SSC)
People 12,380
Male 6,070
Female 6,310
Median age 31
Families 3,222
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 3,480
Average people per household 3.6
Median weekly household income $1,391
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 12,380 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,070 49.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,310 51.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 129 1.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 12,380 people in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 886 7.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 974 7.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,056 8.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,085 8.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 959 7.7 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 859 6.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 866 7.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 879 7.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 926 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,003 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 896 7.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 686 5.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 478 3.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 333 2.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 215 1.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 117 0.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 108 0.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 56 0.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,992 52.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 361 3.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 592 6.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 352 3.7 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,165 33.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.8% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,762 52.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 333 3.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,949 43.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 222 5.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 779 18.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 280 6.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 168 3.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 649 15.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 306 7.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 137 3.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 369 8.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 510 11.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 88 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 831 19.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,339 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) 35.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.3% were in primary school, 25.2% in secondary school and 20.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,652 45.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 9,373 80.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 486 4.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 294 2.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,489 12.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 12.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 80.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,496 61.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,317 23.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 391 6.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 453 8.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,657 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,657 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 61.8% were employed full time, 23.3% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 451 8.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 432 8.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 432 8.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,396 26.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,103 40.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 8.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 467 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,337 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,391 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $467.

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

Unpaid work Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,394 57.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,642 27.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,068 11.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 739 7.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.9% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 7.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,979 20.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,806 19.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 822 8.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 789 8.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 19.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 597 18.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,984 61.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 600 18.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 40 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 61.6% were couple families with children, 18.5% were couple families without children and 18.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs) 11.8% of single parents were male and 88.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,823 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,088 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,088 and those without children was $1,823.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 603 23.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 59 2.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 375 14.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 591 22.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 155 6.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 494 19.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 181 7.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 120 4.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 14.5% 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 Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,305 97.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 70 2.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 97.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 2.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,603 78.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 657 19.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 45 1.4 465,189 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 Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 78.8% were separate houses, 19.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 51 1.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 53 1.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,386 41.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,748 52.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 59 1.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 1.6% had 2 bedrooms and 41.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 866 26.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,560 47.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 774 23.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 14 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 90 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 26.2% were owned outright, 47.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,950 89.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 316 9.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 38 1.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 89.3% were family households, 9.6% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 16.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.3% 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 Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.9 -- 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 Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 176 5.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 832 25.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,339 40.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 860 26.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 99 3.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), 25.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.0% 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 Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 127 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 60 47.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 67 52.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 127 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 60 (or 47.2%) were male and 67 (or 52.8%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Green Valley (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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.6 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,531 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,531.

Mortgage and rent Green Valley (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 380 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Green Valley (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $380 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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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