2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Scone

Code SSC12053 (SSC)
People 5,478
Male 2,660
Female 2,818
Median age 37
Families 1,437
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,389
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,109
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,752
Median weekly rent $200
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 Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,478 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,660 48.6 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,818 51.4 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 188 3.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,478 people in Scone (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.4% of the population.

Age Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 411 7.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 398 7.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 378 6.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 336 6.1 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 342 6.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 345 6.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 316 5.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 364 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 348 6.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 335 6.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 360 6.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 326 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 283 5.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 260 4.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 208 3.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 169 3.1 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 147 2.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 152 2.8 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Scone (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,094 48.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 150 3.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 358 8.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 333 7.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,360 31.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Scone (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.8% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Scone (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,891 49.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 444 11.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,506 39.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Scone (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Scone (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 113 7.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 297 19.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 105 6.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 86 5.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 221 14.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 106 6.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 69 4.5 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 139 9.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 69 4.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 24 1.6 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 317 20.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,546 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Scone (State Suburbs) 28.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.5% were in primary school, 25.6% in secondary school and 13.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,859 88.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 431 8.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 212 4.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 166 3.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,309 84.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Scone (State Suburbs), 84.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,671 63.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 714 27.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 153 5.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 90 3.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,628 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,628 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Scone (State Suburbs). Of these 63.6% were employed full time, 27.2% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 286 11.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 192 7.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 235 9.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 423 16.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,245 49.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Scone (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Scone % 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 Scone (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 581 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,554 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,109 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Scone (State Suburbs) was $581.

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

Unpaid work Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,044 70.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,348 31.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 439 10.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 856 19.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Scone (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.4% provided care for children and 10.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 869 20.2 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,079 25.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 574 13.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 521 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 Scone (State Suburbs), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% 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 Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 565 39.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 633 44.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 228 15.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Scone (State Suburbs), 44.0% were couple families with children, 39.3% were couple families without children and 15.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Scone (State Suburbs) 21.1% of single parents were male and 78.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,994 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,447 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Scone (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,447 and those without children was $1,994.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 257 21.3 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 2.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 277 23.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 214 17.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 51 4.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 209 17.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 77 6.4 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 84 7.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Scone (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 23.0% 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 Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,098 91.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 208 9.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Scone (State Suburbs), 91.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,813 86.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 72 3.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 174 8.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 38 1.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Scone (State Suburbs), 86.5% were separate houses, 3.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 93 4.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 330 15.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 911 43.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 710 33.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 45 2.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Scone (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.4% had 1 bedroom, 15.7% had 2 bedrooms and 43.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 671 32.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 684 32.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 676 32.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 56 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Scone (State Suburbs), 32.0% were owned outright, 32.6% were owned with a mortgage and 32.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,420 67.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 603 28.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 75 3.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Scone (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.7% were family households, 28.7% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Scone (State Suburbs), 27.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.8% 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 Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,752 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
None 179 8.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 752 35.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 788 37.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 309 14.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 69 3.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Scone (State Suburbs), 35.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.7% 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 Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 188 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 93 49.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 95 50.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Scone (State Suburbs), there were 188 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 93 (or 49.5%) were male and 95 (or 50.5%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Scone % 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 3.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,187 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Scone (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,187.

Mortgage and rent Scone % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 205 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,343 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Scone (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $205 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,343.

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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