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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Regents Park (NSW)

Code SSC11962 (SSC)
People 4,511
Male 2,259
Female 2,252
Median age 34
Families 1,141
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,613
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $974
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,732
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 4,511 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,259 50.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,252 49.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 34 0.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,511 people in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 362 8.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 301 6.7 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 300 6.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 308 6.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 352 7.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 356 7.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 296 6.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 303 6.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 294 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 331 7.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 322 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 271 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 212 4.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 141 3.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 121 2.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 85 1.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 85 1.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 67 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,831 51.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 113 3.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 268 7.6 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 185 5.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,143 32.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.7% were married and 10.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,628 49.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 106 3.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,531 46.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 60 3.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 190 12.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 117 7.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 35 2.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 186 11.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 91 5.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 2.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 147 9.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 209 13.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 46 3.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 438 28.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,557 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) 34.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.0% were in primary school, 20.2% in secondary school and 22.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,943 43.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,155 77.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 142 3.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 97 2.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 676 16.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 16.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 77.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,098 60.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 426 23.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 124 6.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 173 9.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,821 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,821 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 60.3% were employed full time, 23.4% were employed part-time and 9.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 140 8.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 152 9.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 136 8.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 458 27.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 641 38.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 8.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 405 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,095 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 974 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $405.

Travel to work, top responses Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,038 57.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 886 25.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 423 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 381 10.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.0% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 682 19.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 698 19.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 347 9.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 310 8.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 19.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 274 24.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 605 53.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 236 20.7 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 2.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 53.0% were couple families with children, 24.0% were couple families without children and 20.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,828 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,129 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,129 and those without children was $1,828.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 182 20.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 2.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 93 10.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 191 21.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 70 7.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 225 25.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 51 5.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 52 5.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.0% had both employed part-time and 10.5% 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 Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,426 94.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 86 5.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 829 58.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 220 15.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 365 25.6 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 58.2% were separate houses, 15.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.8 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 62 4.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 492 34.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 543 38.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 273 19.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 44 3.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 34.5% had 2 bedrooms and 38.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 386 27.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 420 29.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 555 38.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.8 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 53 3.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 27.1% were owned outright, 29.5% were owned with a mortgage and 38.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,081 76.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 293 20.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 49 3.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.0% were family households, 20.6% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 29.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.9 -- 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 Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,732 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 210 14.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 575 40.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 409 28.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 152 10.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 78 5.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), 40.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.7% 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 Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 33 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 33.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 66.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 33 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 33.3%) were male and 22 (or 66.7%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Regents Park (NSW) % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Regents Park (NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 90 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Regents Park (NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $90 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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