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Jerrabomberra

Code SSC11176 (SSC)
People 9,420
Male 4,658
Female 4,762
Median age 34
Families 2,627
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 3,217
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,691
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 9,420 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,658 49.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,762 50.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 125 1.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,420 people in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 803 8.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 844 9.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 897 9.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 710 7.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 494 5.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 455 4.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 601 6.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 834 8.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,069 11.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 917 9.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 615 6.5 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 460 4.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 298 3.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 161 1.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 123 1.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 76 0.8 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 39 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 0.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,272 62.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 152 2.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 418 6.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 132 1.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,901 27.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.1% were married and 8.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,015 62.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 558 8.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,907 29.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 184 5.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 851 26.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 256 7.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 59 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 323 9.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 481 14.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 128 3.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 220 6.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 417 12.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 59 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 282 8.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,260 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) 34.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.8% were in primary school, 28.6% in secondary school and 19.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,727 82.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,118 23.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 843 9.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 599 6.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,574 61.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 61.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,820 68.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,331 23.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 341 6.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 101 1.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,593 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,593 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs). Of these 68.3% were employed full time, 23.8% were employed part-time and 1.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 452 8.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 395 7.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 483 8.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,002 18.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,821 51.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,144 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,802 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,691 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) was $1,144.

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

Unpaid work Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,751 83.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,739 39.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 658 9.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,422 20.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.8% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,870 27.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,304 33.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 962 14.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 613 8.9 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 33.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 741 28.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,620 61.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 247 9.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 20 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 61.6% were couple families with children, 28.2% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs) 22.6% of single parents were male and 77.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 3,023 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,217 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,217 and those without children was $3,023.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 890 37.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 64 2.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 602 25.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 260 11.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 53 2.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 127 5.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 199 8.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 167 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), of couple families, 37.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.7% had both employed part-time and 25.5% 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 Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,967 94.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 187 5.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,563 86.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 397 13.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 86.4% were separate houses, 13.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 0.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 161 5.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 751 25.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,039 68.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 0.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 5.4% had 2 bedrooms and 25.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 667 22.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,623 54.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 653 22.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 0.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 22.5% were owned outright, 54.7% were owned with a mortgage and 22.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,593 87.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 321 10.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 53 1.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.4% were family households, 10.8% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 5.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 40.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 5.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 40.1% 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 Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 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 Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
None 21 0.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 606 20.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,591 53.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 727 24.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 0.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), 20.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 53.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.5% 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 Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 123 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 54 43.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 69 56.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), there were 123 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 54 (or 43.9%) were male and 69 (or 56.1%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Jerrabomberra % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,542 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,542.

Mortgage and rent Jerrabomberra % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 305 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,037 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Jerrabomberra (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $305 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,037.

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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