2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Ourimbah

Code SSC11821 (SSC)
People 4,162
Male 2,057
Female 2,105
Median age 35
Families 1,135
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,543
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,341
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $265
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,162 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,057 49.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,105 50.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 91 2.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,162 people in Ourimbah (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 302 7.3 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 304 7.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 310 7.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 343 8.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 300 7.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 228 5.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 256 6.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 281 6.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 303 7.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 337 8.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 326 7.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 253 6.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 210 5.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 159 3.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 110 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 70 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 43 1.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 26 0.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ourimbah (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,605 49.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 116 3.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 312 9.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 106 3.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,109 34.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ourimbah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.4% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ourimbah (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,508 50.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 288 9.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,221 40.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 34 -- 33 --

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

Education Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 108 7.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 337 23.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 1.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 44 3.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 251 17.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 40 2.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 44 3.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 110 7.7 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 233 16.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 1.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 211 14.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,420 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs) 34.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 23.6% in secondary school and 24.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,432 82.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 709 17.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 315 8.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 258 6.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,670 67.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 67.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,230 55.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 724 32.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 136 6.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 130 5.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,220 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,220 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ourimbah (State Suburbs). Of these 55.4% were employed full time, 32.6% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 290 13.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 226 10.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 212 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 377 18.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 854 40.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ourimbah (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 589 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,583 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,341 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ourimbah (State Suburbs) was $589.

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

Unpaid work Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,542 78.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,121 34.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 405 12.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 662 20.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.5% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 781 24.0 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 887 27.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 482 14.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 392 12.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 357 31.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 560 49.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 206 18.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 49.3% were couple families with children, 31.4% were couple families without children and 18.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs) 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,923 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,333 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,333 and those without children was $1,923.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 188 20.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 44 4.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 245 26.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 150 16.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 46 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 137 14.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 63 6.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 44 4.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 26.7% 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 Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,418 94.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 84 5.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,086 76.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 326 23.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.4 465,189 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 Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 76.6% were separate houses, 23.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 1.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 188 13.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 614 43.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 587 41.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.2% had 2 bedrooms and 43.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 385 27.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 660 46.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 348 24.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.4 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 1.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 27.2% were owned outright, 46.6% were owned with a mortgage and 24.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,104 77.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 269 18.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 47 3.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.7% were family households, 18.9% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 19.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.1% 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 Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 265 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
None 42 3.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 464 32.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 554 39.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 323 22.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 36 2.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), 32.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.8% 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 Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 89 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 42 47.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 47 52.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ourimbah (State Suburbs), there were 89 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 42 (or 47.2%) were male and 47 (or 52.8%) 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 Ourimbah % 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 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,021 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,021.

Mortgage and rent Ourimbah % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 280 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,723 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Ourimbah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $280 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,723.

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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