2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Rosemeadow

Code SSC11999 (SSC)
People 7,634
Male 3,703
Female 3,931
Median age 31
Families 2,015
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 2,488
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,286
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $263
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 Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 7,634 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,703 48.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,931 51.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 274 3.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,634 people in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

Age Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 629 8.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 583 7.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 671 8.8 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 650 8.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 570 7.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 562 7.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 488 6.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 532 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 549 7.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 525 6.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 566 7.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 459 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 367 4.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 198 2.6 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 151 2.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 80 1.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 31 0.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 0.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,655 46.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 226 3.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 482 8.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 196 3.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,191 38.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.2% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,526 46.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 418 7.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,475 45.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 166 6.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 559 21.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 135 5.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 67 2.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 411 15.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 208 8.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 26 1.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 206 7.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 228 8.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 36 1.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 551 21.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,593 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) 34.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.3% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 16.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 5,288 69.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,837 39.8 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 482 6.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 390 5.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,415 47.9 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 47.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,263 61.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 919 25.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 226 6.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 269 7.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,677 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 3,677 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs). Of these 61.5% were employed full time, 25.0% were employed part-time and 7.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 325 9.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 268 7.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 325 9.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 848 24.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,419 41.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 9.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 551 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,387 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,286 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) was $551.

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

Unpaid work Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,844 66.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,810 31.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 676 11.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 624 10.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,284 22.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,312 22.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 654 11.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 593 10.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 22.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 463 23.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,037 51.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 487 24.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 28 1.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 51.5% were couple families with children, 23.0% were couple families without children and 24.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs) 13.6% of single parents were male and 86.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,897 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,145 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,145 and those without children was $1,897.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 350 23.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 1.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 300 20.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 327 21.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 75 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 224 14.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 111 7.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 92 6.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.3% had both partners employed full-time, 1.6% had both employed part-time and 20.0% 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 Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,347 97.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 70 2.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 97.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 2.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,952 83.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 365 15.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 24 1.0 465,189 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 Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 83.2% were separate houses, 15.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 35 1.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 65 2.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,428 60.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 753 32.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 63 2.7 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 2.8% had 2 bedrooms and 60.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 413 17.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,188 50.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 669 28.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 2.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 17.6% were owned outright, 50.7% were owned with a mortgage and 28.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,922 81.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 387 16.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 38 1.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.9% were family households, 16.5% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.4 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 18.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.4% 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 Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 263 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.0 -- 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 Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.1 -- 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 Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
None 189 8.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 836 35.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 827 35.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 405 17.3 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 90 3.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), 35.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.3% 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 Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 275 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 114 41.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 161 58.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), there were 275 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 114 (or 41.5%) were male and 161 (or 58.5%) 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 Rosemeadow % 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 3.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,066 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,066.

Mortgage and rent Rosemeadow % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 220 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Rosemeadow (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $220 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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