2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Putney

Code SSC11918 (SSC)
People 4,076
Male 2,004
Female 2,072
Median age 40
Families 1,116
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,432
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,154
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $488
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,076 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,004 49.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,072 50.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,076 people in Putney (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 266 6.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 297 7.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 290 7.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 308 7.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 240 5.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 180 4.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 187 4.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 262 6.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 331 8.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 336 8.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 330 8.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 265 6.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 233 5.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 160 3.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 108 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 107 2.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 104 2.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 73 1.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Putney (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,876 58.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 49 1.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 181 5.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 189 5.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 929 28.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Putney (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.2% were married and 7.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Putney (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,766 57.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 122 4.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,162 38.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Putney (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Putney (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 88 6.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 189 14.4 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 150 11.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 58 4.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 88 6.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 162 12.4 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 76 5.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 65 5.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 232 17.7 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 25 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 178 13.6 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,311 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Putney (State Suburbs) 32.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 22.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,874 70.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,661 42.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 328 8.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 189 4.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,731 44.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Putney (State Suburbs), 44.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,340 61.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 645 29.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 121 5.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 73 3.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,179 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,179 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Putney (State Suburbs). Of these 61.5% were employed full time, 29.6% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 235 11.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 236 11.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 175 8.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 271 12.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,064 50.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Putney (State Suburbs), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Putney (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 766 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,471 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,154 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Putney (State Suburbs) was $766.

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

Unpaid work Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,457 76.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,013 31.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 424 13.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 639 19.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Putney (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.4% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 848 26.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 809 25.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 479 14.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 322 10.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Putney (State Suburbs), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 293 26.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 672 60.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 136 12.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Putney (State Suburbs), 60.2% were couple families with children, 26.2% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Putney % 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 Putney (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 Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,583 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,274 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Putney (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,274 and those without children was $2,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 230 23.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 261 27.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 131 13.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 37 3.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 151 15.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 66 6.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 55 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Putney (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 27.0% 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 Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,329 95.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 68 4.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Putney (State Suburbs), 95.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,161 87.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 155 11.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 0.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Putney (State Suburbs), 87.3% were separate houses, 11.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 1.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 180 13.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 505 37.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 616 46.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.0 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 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Putney (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 13.5% had 2 bedrooms and 37.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 623 46.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 484 36.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 192 14.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 24 1.8 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Putney (State Suburbs), 46.8% were owned outright, 36.4% were owned with a mortgage and 14.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,086 81.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 214 16.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 29 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Putney (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.7% were family households, 16.1% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 30.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Putney (State Suburbs), 16.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 30.4% 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 Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 488 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.2 -- 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 Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.1 -- 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 Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
None 62 4.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 356 26.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 591 44.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 298 22.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 23 1.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Putney (State Suburbs), 26.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.4% 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 Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 43 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Putney (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 43 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Putney % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,750 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Putney (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

Mortgage and rent Putney % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Putney (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,000.

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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