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Lalor Park

Code SSC11326 (SSC)
People 6,981
Male 3,434
Female 3,547
Median age 36
Families 1,874
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,894
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,017
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,863
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,981 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,434 49.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,547 50.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 191 2.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,981 people in Lalor Park (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 539 7.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 514 7.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 443 6.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 422 6.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 413 5.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 473 6.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 550 7.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 511 7.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 485 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 473 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 496 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 427 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 299 4.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 201 2.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 205 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 279 4.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 169 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 85 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lalor Park (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,305 42.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 243 4.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 564 10.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 430 7.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,941 35.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lalor Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 42.0% were married and 14.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lalor Park (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,176 42.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 391 7.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,569 50.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lalor Park (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 159 7.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 456 21.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 109 5.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 43 2.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 325 15.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 88 4.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 29 1.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 216 10.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 153 7.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 43 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 530 24.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,151 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 20.5% in secondary school and 17.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,011 71.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,143 33.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 512 7.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 314 4.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,516 54.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 54.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,967 62.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 775 24.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 170 5.4 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 259 8.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,171 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,171 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lalor Park (State Suburbs). Of these 62.0% were employed full time, 24.4% were employed part-time and 8.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 227 7.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 259 8.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 290 9.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 679 23.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,287 44.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 7.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Lalor Park (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 487 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,287 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,017 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lalor Park (State Suburbs) was $487.

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

Unpaid work Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,598 65.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,558 28.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 607 11.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 702 12.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.4% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,110 20.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,356 24.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 585 10.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 546 10.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 24.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 536 28.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 777 41.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 506 27.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 55 2.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 41.5% were couple families with children, 28.6% were couple families without children and 27.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs) 14.3% of single parents were male and 85.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,859 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,082 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,082 and those without children was $1,859.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 304 23.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 33 2.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 262 19.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 258 19.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 61 4.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 245 18.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 69 5.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 82 6.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 19.9% 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 Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,623 94.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 161 5.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,429 92.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 60 2.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 124 4.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 92.6% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 60 2.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 79 3.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 407 15.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,552 59.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 442 16.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 82 3.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 15.5% had 2 bedrooms and 59.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 673 25.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 945 36.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 891 34.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 19 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 95 3.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 25.7% were owned outright, 36.0% were owned with a mortgage and 34.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,808 68.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 756 28.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 59 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.9% were family households, 28.8% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 30.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.2% 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 Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.8 -- 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 Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,863 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.4 -- 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 Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
None 421 16.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 984 37.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 766 29.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 300 11.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 153 5.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), 37.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.4% 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 Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 190 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 96 50.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 94 49.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lalor Park (State Suburbs), there were 190 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 96 (or 50.5%) were male and 94 (or 49.5%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lalor Park % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 866 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $866.

Mortgage and rent Lalor Park % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 135 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Lalor Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $135 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,625.

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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