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Kogarah Bay

Code SSC11274 (SSC)
People 2,061
Male 1,010
Female 1,051
Median age 40
Families 578
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 706
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,661
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,817
Median weekly rent $510
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,061 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,010 49.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,051 51.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,061 people in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 132 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 136 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 148 7.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 156 7.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 108 5.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 102 5.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 94 4.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 144 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 161 7.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 171 8.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 143 6.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 116 5.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 119 5.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 89 4.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 75 3.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 67 3.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 47 2.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 52 2.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 956 58.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 31 1.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 84 5.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 100 6.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 478 29.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.0% were married and 7.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 911 57.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 57 3.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 616 38.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 36 6.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 90 15.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 46 7.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 43 7.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 82 13.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 40 6.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 41 6.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 32 5.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 90 15.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 11 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 79 13.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 590 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) 28.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 27.6% in secondary school and 20.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,372 66.6 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,083 54.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 148 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 87 4.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 665 33.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 33.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 54.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 623 60.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 292 28.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 68 6.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 48 4.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,031 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,031 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 60.4% were employed full time, 28.3% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 90 9.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 111 11.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 92 9.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 149 15.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 475 48.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 581 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,810 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,661 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) was $581.

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

Unpaid work Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,120 68.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 487 29.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 225 13.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 237 14.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.6% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 373 22.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 386 23.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 192 11.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 169 10.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 23.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 177 30.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 317 54.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 74 12.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 54.8% were couple families with children, 30.6% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs) 8.3% of single parents were male and 91.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,062 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,646 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,646 and those without children was $2,062.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 100 20.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 3.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 106 21.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 86 17.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 28 5.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 97 19.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 32 6.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 25 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 657 94.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 40 5.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 636 97.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 1.1 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 10 1.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 97.0% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 0.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 74 11.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 271 41.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 293 44.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 11.3% had 2 bedrooms and 41.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 306 46.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 252 38.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 76 11.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 2.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 46.7% were owned outright, 38.5% were owned with a mortgage and 11.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 552 84.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 88 13.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 2.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.1% were family households, 13.4% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 17.5% 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 Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 510 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.5 -- 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 Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,817 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.7 -- 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 Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
None 38 5.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 187 28.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 278 42.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 141 21.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 1.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), 28.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.5% 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 Kogarah Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 50.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 50.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 51 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 50.0%) were male and 4 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 51 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kogarah Bay % 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 0 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kogarah Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Kogarah Bay % 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 Kogarah Bay (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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