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Grose Vale

Code SSC11036 (SSC)
People 1,135
Male 578
Female 557
Median age 42
Families 319
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 376
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,862
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,080
Median weekly rent $343
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,135 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 578 50.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 557 49.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 1.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,135 people in Grose Vale (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 44 3.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 81 7.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 89 7.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 80 7.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 78 6.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 45 4.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 42 3.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 65 5.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 87 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 104 9.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 94 8.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 97 8.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 83 7.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 52 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 37 3.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 27 2.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 1.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 15 1.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Grose Vale (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 568 61.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 2.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 41 4.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 36 3.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 252 27.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Grose Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.7% were married and 7.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 40 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Grose Vale (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 518 62.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 55 6.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 257 31.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Grose Vale (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 19 5.5 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 89 25.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 3.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 19 5.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 48 13.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 2.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 23 6.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 28 8.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 39 11.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 2.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 55 15.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 348 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs) 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.2% were in primary school, 23.0% in secondary school and 19.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 904 79.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 244 23.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 100 9.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 64 6.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 648 61.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 61.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 377 61.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 178 28.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 35 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 4.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 615 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 615 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Grose Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 61.3% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 57 9.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 77 13.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 52 8.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 63 10.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 311 52.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 9.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Grose Vale (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 625 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,850 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,862 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Grose Vale (State Suburbs) was $625.

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

Unpaid work Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 698 75.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 294 32.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 137 14.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 198 21.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.0% provided care for children and 14.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 178 19.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 241 26.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 149 16.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 129 14.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 26.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 118 36.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 168 52.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 31 9.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 52.5% were couple families with children, 36.9% were couple families without children and 9.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs) 22.2% of single parents were male and 77.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,143 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,291 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,291 and those without children was $2,143.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 60 20.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 2.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 74 25.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 55 18.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 5.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 47 16.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 21 7.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.1% 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 Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 332 91.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 32 8.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 91.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 332 100.0 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 Grose Vale (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 Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.9 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 2.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 19 5.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 93 27.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 211 62.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.9 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 5.7% had 2 bedrooms and 27.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 150 44.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 142 42.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 31 9.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 44.9% were owned outright, 42.5% were owned with a mortgage and 9.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 303 90.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 30 8.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 90.2% were family households, 8.9% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 9.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.6% 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 Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 343 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,080 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.7 -- 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 Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 0.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 59 17.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 129 38.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 142 42.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 0.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), 17.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 42.3% 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 Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 68.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 31.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Grose Vale (State Suburbs), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 68.4%) were male and 6 (or 31.6%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Grose Vale % 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 5.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,000 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,000.

Mortgage and rent Grose Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 493 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,333 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Grose Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $493 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,333.

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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