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North Strathfield

Code SSC11763 (SSC)
People 4,441
Male 2,246
Female 2,195
Median age 31
Families 1,084
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,804
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,590
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $440
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 North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,441 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,246 50.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,195 49.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 0.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,441 people in North Strathfield (State Suburbs) of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 335 7.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 204 4.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 226 5.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 253 5.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 445 10.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 605 13.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 492 11.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 377 8.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 334 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 272 6.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 259 5.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 152 3.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 127 2.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 93 2.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 79 1.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 75 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 60 1.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 56 1.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in North Strathfield (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.2% of the population.

Registered marital status North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,775 48.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 75 2.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 192 5.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 128 3.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,503 40.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in North Strathfield (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.3% were married and 7.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in North Strathfield (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,536 48.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 234 7.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,384 43.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in North Strathfield (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 68 4.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 167 10.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 53 3.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 0.9 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 144 9.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 61 3.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 59 3.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 124 7.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 300 19.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 49 3.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 537 34.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,576 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs) 35.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 14.9% were in primary school, 16.8% in secondary school and 26.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,873 42.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,597 67.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 193 5.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 158 4.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 926 23.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 23.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 67.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,553 66.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 521 22.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 118 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 132 5.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,324 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,324 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in North Strathfield (State Suburbs). Of these 66.8% were employed full time, 22.4% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 175 8.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 177 8.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 171 7.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 432 19.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,120 51.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in North Strathfield (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 717 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,779 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,590 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in North Strathfield (State Suburbs) was $717.

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

Unpaid work North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,354 64.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 867 23.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 291 7.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 488 13.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.6% provided care for children and 7.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 923 25.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 835 22.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 312 8.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 282 7.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 22.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 375 34.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 530 48.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 144 13.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 35 3.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 48.9% were couple families with children, 34.6% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs) 14.9% of single parents were male and 85.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,379 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,412 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,412 and those without children was $2,379.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 280 31.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 23 2.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 163 18.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 165 18.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 44 4.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 120 13.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 55 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 51 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 18.1% 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 North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,509 94.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 95 5.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 558 37.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 98 6.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 834 55.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 17 1.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 37.0% were separate houses, 6.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 55.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 1.9 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 662 44.0 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 585 38.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 188 12.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 34 2.3 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 North Strathfield (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 44.0% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% 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 North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 360 23.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 471 31.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 635 42.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 40 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 23.9% were owned outright, 31.3% were owned with a mortgage and 42.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,048 69.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 323 21.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 139 9.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 21.4% were single person households and 9.2% were group households.

Household income North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 16.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.3% 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 North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 440 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.5 -- 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 North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.2 -- 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 North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
None 172 11.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 747 49.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 466 31.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 92 6.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 28 1.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), 49.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.1% 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 North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 20.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 80.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in North Strathfield (State Suburbs), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 20.0%) were male and 16 (or 80.0%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics North Strathfield % 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 1.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,166 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,166.

Mortgage and rent North Strathfield % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 223 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In North Strathfield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $223 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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