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Narwee

Code SSC11693 (SSC)
People 4,956
Male 2,374
Female 2,582
Median age 39
Families 1,273
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,923
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,013
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $265
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 Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,956 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,374 47.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,582 52.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 35 0.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,956 people in Narwee (State Suburbs) of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 341 6.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 272 5.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 251 5.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 286 5.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 313 6.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 337 6.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 345 7.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 344 6.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 319 6.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 361 7.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 320 6.5 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 292 5.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 255 5.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 226 4.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 217 4.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 172 3.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 164 3.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 140 2.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Narwee (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,113 51.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 110 2.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 327 8.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 327 8.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,217 29.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Narwee (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.6% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Narwee (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,902 52.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 128 3.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,601 44.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Narwee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Narwee (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 65 4.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 252 15.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 51 3.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 28 1.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 199 12.4 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 61 3.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 1.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 103 6.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 224 13.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 42 2.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 569 35.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,611 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Narwee (State Suburbs) 32.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.6% were in primary school, 17.2% in secondary school and 20.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,166 43.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,081 70.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 261 5.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 141 3.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 916 20.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Narwee (State Suburbs), 20.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 70.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,306 62.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 543 25.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 106 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 142 6.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,097 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,097 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Narwee (State Suburbs). Of these 62.3% were employed full time, 25.9% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 182 9.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 187 9.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 176 9.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 491 25.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 815 41.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Narwee (State Suburbs), 9.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 456 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,247 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,013 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Narwee (State Suburbs) was $456.

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

Unpaid work Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,406 58.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,021 24.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 425 10.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 438 10.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Narwee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.9% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 790 19.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 842 20.6 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 440 10.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 332 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 Narwee (State Suburbs), 20.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.7% 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 Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 396 31.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 634 49.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 221 17.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 22 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Narwee (State Suburbs), 49.8% were couple families with children, 31.1% were couple families without children and 17.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Narwee (State Suburbs) 12.2% of single parents were male and 87.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,981 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,140 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Narwee (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,140 and those without children was $1,981.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 222 21.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 4.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 152 14.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 192 18.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 67 6.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 261 25.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 44 4.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 51 5.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Narwee (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 14.8% 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 Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,717 96.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 68 3.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Narwee (State Suburbs), 96.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 912 53.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 287 16.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 506 29.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Narwee (State Suburbs), 53.1% were separate houses, 16.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 29.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 14 0.8 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 163 9.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 547 31.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 628 36.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 328 19.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 36 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Narwee (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 9.5% had 1 bedroom, 31.9% had 2 bedrooms and 36.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 521 30.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 531 31.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 611 35.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Narwee (State Suburbs), 30.4% were owned outright, 31.0% were owned with a mortgage and 35.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,221 71.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 464 27.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 31 1.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Narwee (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.2% were family households, 27.0% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Narwee (State Suburbs), 31.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% 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 Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 265 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.0 -- 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 Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.9 -- 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 Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
None 322 18.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 700 40.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 485 28.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 150 8.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 59 3.4 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Narwee (State Suburbs), 40.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.3% 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 Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 36 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 36.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 23 63.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Narwee (State Suburbs), there were 36 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 36.1%) were male and 23 (or 63.9%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Narwee % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 490 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Narwee (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $490.

Mortgage and rent Narwee % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 112 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Narwee (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $112 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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