2011 Census QuickStats

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Killarney Vale

Code SSC11246 (SSC)
People 6,952
Male 3,293
Female 3,659
Median age 38
Families 1,918
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,846
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $948
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,952 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,293 47.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,659 52.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 196 2.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,952 people in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 490 7.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 442 6.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 490 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 469 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 370 5.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 415 6.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 444 6.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 440 6.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 415 6.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 459 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 442 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 396 5.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 406 5.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 334 4.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 243 3.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 230 3.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 214 3.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 253 3.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,354 42.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 243 4.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 637 11.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 439 7.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,854 33.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.6% were married and 15.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,185 43.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 561 11.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,281 45.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 159 7.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 463 23.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 87 4.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 22 1.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 382 19.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 69 3.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 21 1.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 159 7.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 144 7.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 35 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 461 23.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,002 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) 28.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 15.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,955 85.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 913 13.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 493 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 309 4.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,844 73.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 73.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,692 54.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 944 30.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 202 6.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 247 8.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,085 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,085 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 54.8% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 317 11.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 293 10.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 337 11.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 576 20.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,113 39.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 467 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,110 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 948 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

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

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

Unpaid work Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,831 69.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,687 30.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 650 11.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 718 13.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,111 20.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,374 24.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 757 13.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 587 10.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 668 34.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 729 38.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 488 25.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 33 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 38.0% were couple families with children, 34.8% were couple families without children and 25.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,683 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,889 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,889 and those without children was $1,683.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 243 17.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 56 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 290 20.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 199 14.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 66 4.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 377 27.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 97 6.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 69 4.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 20.8% 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 Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,556 91.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 245 8.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 91.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,317 90.7 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 180 7.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 44 1.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 13 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 90.7% were separate houses, 7.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 64 2.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 404 15.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,382 54.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 665 26.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 38 1.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 15.8% had 2 bedrooms and 54.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 840 32.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 936 36.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 703 27.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 62 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 32.9% were owned outright, 36.6% were owned with a mortgage and 27.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,864 73.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 614 24.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 75 2.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.0% were family households, 24.1% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 29.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.7% 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 Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
None 210 8.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,001 39.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 909 35.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 344 13.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 91 3.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), 39.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.5% 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 Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 198 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 85 42.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 113 57.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), there were 198 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 85 (or 42.9%) were male and 113 (or 57.1%) 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 Killarney 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,015 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,015.

Mortgage and rent Killarney Vale % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,817 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Killarney Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,817.

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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