2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Liverpool

Code SSC11390 (SSC)
People 24,095
Male 11,881
Female 12,214
Median age 33
Families 5,971
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 9,115
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $922
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 24,095 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 11,881 49.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 12,214 50.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 257 1.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 24,095 people in Liverpool (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,061 8.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,626 6.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,392 5.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,495 6.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,723 7.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,251 9.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,115 8.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,774 7.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,611 6.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,542 6.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,514 6.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,250 5.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,061 4.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 812 3.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 693 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 502 2.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 380 1.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 292 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Liverpool (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 9,539 50.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 809 4.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,627 8.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,150 6.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 5,890 31.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Liverpool (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Liverpool (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 8,294 49.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 645 3.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 7,787 46.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Liverpool (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 307 3.5 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,277 14.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 269 3.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 175 2.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,120 12.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 266 3.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 116 1.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 907 10.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 811 9.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 305 3.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 3,238 36.8 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 8,791 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Liverpool (State Suburbs) 36.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 19.6% were in primary school, 17.1% in secondary school and 19.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 7,796 32.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 17,325 82.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 731 3.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 457 2.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,615 12.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), 12.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 82.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,223 60.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,935 22.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 545 6.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 903 10.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 8,606 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 8,606 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Liverpool (State Suburbs). Of these 60.7% were employed full time, 22.5% were employed part-time and 10.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 599 7.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 632 8.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 702 9.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 2,054 26.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,167 41.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Liverpool (State Suburbs), 7.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Liverpool (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 384 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,012 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 922 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Liverpool (State Suburbs) was $384.

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

Unpaid work Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,467 49.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,419 23.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,160 11.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,297 6.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.2% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 6.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,186 16.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,260 17.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,486 7.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,535 8.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Liverpool (State Suburbs), 17.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,524 25.5 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 3,007 50.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,316 22.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 124 2.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Liverpool (State Suburbs), 50.4% were couple families with children, 25.5% were couple families without children and 22.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Liverpool (State Suburbs) 13.3% of single parents were male and 86.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,814 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,849 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,849 and those without children was $1,814.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 693 15.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 89 2.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 450 9.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,002 22.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 329 7.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,452 32.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 247 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 270 6.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.0% had both employed part-time and 9.9% 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 Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 7,857 94.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 443 5.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), 94.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,816 35.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 996 12.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4,012 51.1 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Liverpool (State Suburbs), 35.8% were separate houses, 12.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 51.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 46 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 384 4.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3,914 49.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,359 30.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 904 11.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 247 3.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.9% had 1 bedroom, 49.8% had 2 bedrooms and 30.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,549 19.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,007 25.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 3,948 50.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 54 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 297 3.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Liverpool (State Suburbs), 19.7% were owned outright, 25.6% were owned with a mortgage and 50.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 5,701 72.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,918 24.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 236 3.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.6% were family households, 24.4% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), 30.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.7% 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 Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 74.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 25.2 -- 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 Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.0 -- 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 Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
None 1,608 20.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 3,479 44.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,727 22.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 640 8.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 402 5.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Liverpool (State Suburbs), 44.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.1% 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 Liverpool % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 258 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 132 51.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 126 48.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Liverpool (State Suburbs), there were 258 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 132 (or 51.2%) were male and 126 (or 48.8%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Liverpool % 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 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 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 Liverpool (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $866.

Mortgage and rent Liverpool % 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 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Liverpool (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 $1,300.

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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