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Mascot

Code SSC11487 (SSC)
People 10,179
Male 5,102
Female 5,077
Median age 35
Families 2,764
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 4,075
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,483
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $450
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 10,179 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,102 50.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,077 49.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 127 1.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,179 people in Mascot (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 619 6.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 504 5.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 486 4.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 570 5.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 778 7.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,094 10.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 983 9.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 847 8.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 781 7.7 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 687 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 653 6.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 530 5.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 410 4.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 387 3.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 302 3.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 254 2.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 177 1.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 115 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mascot (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,013 46.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 238 2.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 569 6.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 380 4.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,378 39.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mascot (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.8% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,667 46.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 749 9.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,518 44.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Mascot (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mascot (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 120 4.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 330 11.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 250 8.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 41 1.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 245 8.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 236 8.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 39 1.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 241 8.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 582 20.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 83 2.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 710 24.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,877 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mascot (State Suburbs) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.6% were in primary school, 18.1% in secondary school and 28.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,922 48.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,140 64.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 520 5.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 366 3.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,445 25.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Mascot (State Suburbs), 25.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 64.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,769 67.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,268 22.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 325 5.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 264 4.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,626 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,626 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mascot (State Suburbs). Of these 67.0% were employed full time, 22.5% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 378 7.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 434 8.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 462 8.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,173 21.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,593 48.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mascot (State Suburbs), 7.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 677 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,657 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,483 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mascot (State Suburbs) was $677.

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

Unpaid work Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,413 63.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,986 23.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 825 9.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 840 9.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Mascot (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.2% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,040 23.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,002 23.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 755 8.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 616 7.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mascot (State Suburbs), 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,013 36.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,234 44.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 413 14.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 104 3.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mascot (State Suburbs), 44.6% were couple families with children, 36.6% were couple families without children and 14.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.4 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.6 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Mascot (State Suburbs) 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,322 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,463 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mascot (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,463 and those without children was $2,322.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 682 30.4 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 74 3.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 390 17.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 363 16.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 98 4.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 381 17.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 141 6.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 117 5.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Mascot (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 17.4% 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 Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,674 94.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 219 5.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Mascot (State Suburbs), 94.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,637 44.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 452 12.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,568 42.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mascot (State Suburbs), 44.6% were separate houses, 12.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 42.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 15 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 373 10.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,528 41.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,237 33.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 461 12.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 56 1.5 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mascot (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.2% had 1 bedroom, 41.6% had 2 bedrooms and 33.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,029 28.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,343 36.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,202 32.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 87 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mascot (State Suburbs), 28.0% were owned outright, 36.6% were owned with a mortgage and 32.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,645 72.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 785 21.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 242 6.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Mascot (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.0% were family households, 21.4% were single person households and 6.6% were group households.

Household income Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mascot (State Suburbs), 18.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.5% 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 Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.9 -- 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 Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.0 -- 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 Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
None 535 14.6 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,652 45.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,065 29.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 318 8.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 99 2.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Mascot (State Suburbs), 45.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.7% 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 Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 129 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 63 48.8 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 66 51.2 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mascot (State Suburbs), there were 129 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 63 (or 48.8%) were male and 66 (or 51.2%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mascot % 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 2.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 746 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mascot (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $746.

Mortgage and rent Mascot % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 390 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Mascot (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $390 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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