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Leumeah

Code SSC11357 (SSC)
People 9,419
Male 4,596
Female 4,823
Median age 35
Families 2,612
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,726
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,144
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $260
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 9,419 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,596 48.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,823 51.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 295 3.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,419 people in Leumeah (State Suburbs) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.1% of the population.

Age Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 703 7.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 599 6.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 563 6.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 594 6.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 691 7.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 801 8.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 715 7.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 611 6.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 573 6.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 585 6.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 638 6.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 649 6.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 644 6.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 437 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 271 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 158 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 108 1.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 79 0.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Leumeah (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,504 46.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 320 4.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 735 9.7 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 326 4.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,667 35.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Leumeah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.4% were married and 14.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Leumeah (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,304 46.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 623 8.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,137 44.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Leumeah (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 171 6.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 588 21.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 103 3.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 48 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 387 14.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 112 4.1 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 35 1.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 268 9.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 276 10.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 74 2.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 653 24.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,715 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Leumeah (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.2% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 20.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 6,377 67.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,341 38.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 655 7.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 431 4.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,345 49.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), 49.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,918 62.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,158 24.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 255 5.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 328 7.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,659 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,659 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Leumeah (State Suburbs). Of these 62.6% were employed full time, 24.9% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 351 8.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 359 8.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 443 10.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,070 24.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,851 42.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Leumeah (State Suburbs), 8.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Leumeah (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 568 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,344 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,144 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Leumeah (State Suburbs) was $568.

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

Unpaid work Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,193 68.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,174 28.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 876 11.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 881 11.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,678 22.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,878 24.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 855 11.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 782 10.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Leumeah (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 863 33.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,127 43.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 573 21.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 50 1.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Leumeah (State Suburbs), 43.1% were couple families with children, 33.0% were couple families without children and 21.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Leumeah (State Suburbs) 12.6% of single parents were male and 87.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,926 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,188 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,188 and those without children was $1,926.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 457 23.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 64 3.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 357 17.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 408 20.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 119 6.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 374 18.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 114 5.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 98 4.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 17.9% 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 Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,419 94.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 183 5.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,617 76.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 534 15.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 257 7.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Leumeah (State Suburbs), 76.6% were separate houses, 15.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 19 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 103 3.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 681 19.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,680 49.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 867 25.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 68 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 19.9% had 2 bedrooms and 49.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 940 27.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,269 37.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,112 32.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 84 2.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Leumeah (State Suburbs), 27.5% were owned outright, 37.1% were owned with a mortgage and 32.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,513 73.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 814 23.8 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 90 2.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.5% were family households, 23.8% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), 25.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.8% 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 Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.0 -- 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 Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
None 360 10.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,415 41.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,086 31.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 436 12.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 121 3.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), 41.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.8% 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 Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 294 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 135 45.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 159 54.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Leumeah (State Suburbs), there were 294 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 135 (or 45.9%) were male and 159 (or 54.1%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Leumeah % 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 -- 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 Leumeah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $866.

Mortgage and rent Leumeah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 255 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,253 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Leumeah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $255 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,253.

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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