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Lake Munmorah

Code SSC11318 (SSC)
People 4,802
Male 2,315
Female 2,487
Median age 44
Families 1,410
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,164
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $837
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,802 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,315 48.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,487 51.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 164 3.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,802 people in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.4% of the population.

Age Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 272 5.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 295 6.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 318 6.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 325 6.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 245 5.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 217 4.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 214 4.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 245 5.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 303 6.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 341 7.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 318 6.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 272 5.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 303 6.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 356 7.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 342 7.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 228 4.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 138 2.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 72 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,991 50.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 149 3.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 433 11.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 278 7.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,068 27.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.8% were married and 14.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,866 51.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 358 9.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,432 39.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 101 7.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 269 20.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 106 8.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 19 1.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 232 18.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 70 5.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 127 9.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 88 6.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 14 1.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 251 19.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,292 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.6% were in primary school, 24.5% in secondary school and 16.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,104 85.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 646 14.2 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 351 7.7 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 206 4.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,350 73.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,096 53.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 662 32.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 127 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 155 7.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,040 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,040 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs). Of these 53.7% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 7.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 230 12.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 217 11.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 214 11.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 376 19.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 722 38.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 440 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,052 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 837 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) was $440.

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

Unpaid work Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,833 72.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,087 27.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 502 12.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 551 14.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.7% provided care for children and 12.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 770 19.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,019 26.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 538 13.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 509 13.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 634 45.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 503 35.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 258 18.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 15 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 35.7% were couple families with children, 45.0% were couple families without children and 18.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs) 15.3% of single parents were male and 84.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,652 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,067 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,067 and those without children was $1,652.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 164 14.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 32 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 221 19.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 134 11.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 57 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 399 35.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 62 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 64 5.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 19.5% 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 Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,917 90.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 210 9.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,894 98.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 13 0.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 98.8% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 68 3.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 468 24.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 817 42.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 536 28.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 23 1.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 24.4% had 2 bedrooms and 42.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 880 45.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 633 33.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 371 19.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 1.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 45.9% were owned outright, 33.0% were owned with a mortgage and 19.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,386 72.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 499 26.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 31 1.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.3% were family households, 26.0% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 35.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.1% 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 Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
None 95 5.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 868 45.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 604 31.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 288 15.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 63 3.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), 45.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.0% 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 Lake Munmorah % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 162 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 81 50.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 81 50.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), there were 162 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 81 (or 50.0%) were male and 81 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lake Munmorah % 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 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,428 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lake Munmorah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,428.

Mortgage and rent Lake Munmorah % 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 1,517 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Lake Munmorah (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 $1,517.

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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