2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Malabar

Code SSC11445 (SSC)
People 4,937
Male 3,117
Female 1,820
Median age 42
Families 888
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,468
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,058
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $105
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 Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,937 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,117 63.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,820 36.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 305 6.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,937 people in Malabar (State Suburbs) of these 63.1% were male and 36.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.2% of the population.

Age Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 178 3.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 217 4.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 220 4.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 265 5.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 362 7.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 311 6.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 300 6.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 426 8.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 430 8.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 434 8.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 351 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 314 6.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 304 6.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 247 5.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 201 4.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 154 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 121 2.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 102 2.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Malabar (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,779 41.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 145 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 387 9.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 256 5.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,753 40.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Malabar (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.2% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Malabar (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,224 47.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 149 5.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,182 46.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Malabar (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Malabar (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 59 2.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 143 5.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 108 4.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 40 1.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 42 1.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 131 5.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 45 1.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 75 3.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 157 6.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 13 0.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,677 67.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,490 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Malabar (State Suburbs) 50.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 11.7% were in primary school, 8.8% in secondary school and 9.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,278 66.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,185 37.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 267 8.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 170 5.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,584 49.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Malabar (State Suburbs), 49.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 37.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 876 57.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 487 31.7 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 98 6.4 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 75 4.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,536 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,536 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Malabar (State Suburbs). Of these 57.0% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 184 12.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 151 10.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 156 10.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 260 17.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 620 42.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Malabar (State Suburbs), 12.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Malabar (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 511 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,743 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,058 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Malabar (State Suburbs) was $511.

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

Unpaid work Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,875 43.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 773 17.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 385 8.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 437 10.1 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Malabar (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 17.9% provided care for children and 8.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 623 14.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 708 16.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 321 7.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 225 5.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Malabar (State Suburbs), 16.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 278 31.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 425 47.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 172 19.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Malabar (State Suburbs), 47.9% were couple families with children, 31.3% were couple families without children and 19.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Malabar (State Suburbs) 17.7% of single parents were male and 82.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,277 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,218 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Malabar (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,218 and those without children was $2,277.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 143 20.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 5.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 146 20.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 81 11.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 37 5.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 168 23.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 49 6.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 48 6.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Malabar (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 20.7% 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 Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,251 92.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 105 7.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Malabar (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 808 64.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 92 7.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 347 27.7 465,189 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 Malabar (State Suburbs), 64.6% were separate houses, 7.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 27.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 39 3.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 103 8.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 252 20.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 399 31.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 418 33.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 41 3.3 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 Malabar (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.2% had 1 bedroom, 20.1% had 2 bedrooms and 31.9% 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 Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 446 35.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 307 24.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 448 35.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 50 4.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Malabar (State Suburbs), 35.6% were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 35.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 850 67.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 376 30.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 25 2.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Malabar (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.9% were family households, 30.1% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Malabar (State Suburbs), 33.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 18.5% 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 Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 105 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.6 -- 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 Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
None 222 17.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 402 32.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 375 30.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 177 14.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 75 6.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Malabar (State Suburbs), 32.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.1% 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 Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 300 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 245 81.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 55 18.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Malabar (State Suburbs), there were 300 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 245 (or 81.7%) were male and 55 (or 18.3%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Malabar % 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 824 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Malabar (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 $824.

Mortgage and rent Malabar % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 130 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,840 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Malabar (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $130 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,840.

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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