2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Leonay

Code SSC11354 (SSC)
People 2,421
Male 1,215
Female 1,206
Median age 40
Families 733
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 882
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,902
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,421 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,215 50.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,206 49.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 34 1.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,421 people in Leonay (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 162 6.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 167 6.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 169 7.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 145 6.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 100 4.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 98 4.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 148 6.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 196 8.1 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 166 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 164 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 176 7.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 168 6.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 231 9.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 154 6.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 68 2.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 46 1.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 42 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 20 0.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Leonay (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,200 62.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 61 3.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 130 6.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 69 3.6 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 459 23.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Leonay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.5% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 40 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Leonay (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,133 62.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 130 7.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 553 30.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Leonay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Leonay (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 56 8.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 154 22.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 34 4.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 27 3.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 85 12.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 57 8.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 32 4.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 48 6.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 85 12.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 1.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 110 15.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 696 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Leonay (State Suburbs) 28.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.9% were in primary school, 25.0% in secondary school and 19.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,906 78.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 589 25.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 228 9.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 120 5.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,391 59.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Leonay (State Suburbs), 59.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 839 63.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 375 28.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 64 4.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 34 2.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,312 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,312 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Leonay (State Suburbs). Of these 63.9% were employed full time, 28.6% were employed part-time and 2.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 128 10.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 127 9.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 126 9.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 193 15.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 647 50.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Leonay (State Suburbs), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Leonay (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 783 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,003 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,902 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Leonay (State Suburbs) was $783.

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

Unpaid work Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,539 80.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 685 35.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 237 12.3 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 320 16.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Leonay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.7% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 435 22.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 591 30.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 308 16.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 206 10.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Leonay (State Suburbs), 30.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 293 40.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 350 47.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 83 11.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Leonay (State Suburbs), 47.8% were couple families with children, 40.0% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Leonay (State Suburbs) 14.6% of single parents were male and 85.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,184 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,912 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leonay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,912 and those without children was $2,184.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 158 24.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 22 3.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 171 26.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 93 14.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 28 4.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 103 16.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 40 6.2 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 4.5 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Leonay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 26.6% 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 Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 822 94.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 45 5.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Leonay (State Suburbs), 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 814 99.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8 1.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Leonay (State Suburbs), 99.0% were separate houses, 1.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 0.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 1.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 307 37.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 491 59.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 0.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Leonay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 1.7% had 2 bedrooms and 37.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 364 44.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 355 43.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 94 11.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 1.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Leonay (State Suburbs), 44.2% were owned outright, 43.1% were owned with a mortgage and 11.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 712 86.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 96 11.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 1.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Leonay (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.4% were family households, 11.7% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leonay (State Suburbs), 10.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.7% 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 Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
None 6 0.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 206 25.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 430 52.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 172 20.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 1.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Leonay (State Suburbs), 25.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 52.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.9% 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 Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 35 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 48.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 51.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Leonay (State Suburbs), there were 35 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 48.6%) were male and 18 (or 51.4%) 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 Leonay % 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 3.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Leonay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Leonay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 420 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Leonay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $420 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $975.

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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