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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Roselands

Code SSC11998 (SSC)
People 11,167
Male 5,511
Female 5,656
Median age 36
Families 2,939
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 4,020
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,157
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $310
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 11,167 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,511 49.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,656 50.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 71 0.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,167 people in Roselands (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 862 7.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 823 7.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 736 6.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 728 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 665 6.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 718 6.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 798 7.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 848 7.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 850 7.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 777 7.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 663 5.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 559 5.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 536 4.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 439 3.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 379 3.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 330 3.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 238 2.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 219 2.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Roselands (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,662 53.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 285 3.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 654 7.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 533 6.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,612 29.9 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Roselands (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,378 53.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 343 4.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,475 42.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Roselands (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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

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

Education Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 206 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 590 16.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 228 6.4 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 111 3.1 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 418 11.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 239 6.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 89 2.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 225 6.3 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 418 11.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 84 2.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 940 26.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,548 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Roselands (State Suburbs) 31.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.2% were in primary school, 21.0% in secondary school and 18.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 6,345 56.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6,686 64.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 756 7.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 397 3.9 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,464 23.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Roselands (State Suburbs), 23.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 64.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,969 60.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,239 25.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 338 6.9 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 333 6.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,879 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,879 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Roselands (State Suburbs). Of these 60.9% were employed full time, 25.4% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 389 8.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 395 8.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 457 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 983 21.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,991 43.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Roselands (State Suburbs), 8.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Roselands (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 486 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,327 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,157 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Roselands (State Suburbs) was $486.

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

Unpaid work Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,288 60.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,451 28.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,006 11.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 835 9.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Roselands (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.0% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,806 20.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,820 20.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 860 9.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 803 9.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Roselands (State Suburbs), 20.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 799 27.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,600 54.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 495 16.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 45 1.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Roselands (State Suburbs), 54.4% were couple families with children, 27.2% were couple families without children and 16.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Roselands (State Suburbs) 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,865 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,173 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Roselands (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,173 and those without children was $1,865.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 462 19.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 61 2.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 398 16.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 458 19.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 146 6.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 565 23.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 156 6.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 154 6.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Roselands (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 16.6% 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 Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,646 94.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 217 5.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,445 67.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 474 13.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 701 19.2 465,189 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 Roselands (State Suburbs), 67.1% were separate houses, 13.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 19.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 16 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 118 3.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 988 27.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,528 41.9 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 897 24.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 99 2.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Roselands (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 27.1% had 2 bedrooms and 41.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,215 33.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,267 34.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 990 27.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 29 0.8 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 146 4.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Roselands (State Suburbs), 33.3% were owned outright, 34.7% were owned with a mortgage and 27.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 2,817 77.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 770 21.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 58 1.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Roselands (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.3% were family households, 21.1% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.1 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Roselands (State Suburbs), 25.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.1% 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 Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 310 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.4 -- 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 Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.3 -- 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 Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
None 352 9.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,307 35.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,307 35.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 545 14.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 135 3.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Roselands (State Suburbs), 35.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.9% 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 Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 72 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 38.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 44 61.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Roselands (State Suburbs), there were 72 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 38.9%) were male and 44 (or 61.1%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Roselands % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 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 Roselands (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,166.

Mortgage and rent Roselands % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,326 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Roselands (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,326.

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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