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Shalvey

Code SSC12066 (SSC)
People 3,517
Male 1,696
Female 1,821
Median age 29
Families 915
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,132
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $903
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,638
Median weekly rent $170
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,517 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,696 48.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,821 51.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 305 8.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,517 people in Shalvey (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.7% of the population.

Age Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 296 8.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 290 8.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 364 10.4 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 334 9.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 259 7.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 239 6.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 196 5.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 199 5.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 232 6.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 215 6.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 197 5.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 193 5.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 210 6.0 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 129 3.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 91 2.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 0.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 23 0.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 16 0.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 29 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Shalvey (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,009 39.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 111 4.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 203 7.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 112 4.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,129 44.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Shalvey (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.4% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Shalvey (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 961 40.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 185 7.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,224 51.6 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Shalvey (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 63 4.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 327 25.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 22 1.7 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 1.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 221 17.3 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 63 4.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 31 2.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 103 8.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 40 3.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 369 28.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,279 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Shalvey (State Suburbs) 36.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 24.6% in secondary school and 11.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,373 67.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,205 38.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 227 7.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 114 3.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,590 50.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), 50.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 712 56.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 290 23.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 95 7.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 165 13.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,262 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,262 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Shalvey (State Suburbs). Of these 56.4% were employed full time, 23.0% were employed part-time and 13.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 81 7.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 102 9.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 108 9.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 280 25.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 433 39.5 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Shalvey (State Suburbs), 7.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Shalvey (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 387 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 914 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 903 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Shalvey (State Suburbs) was $387.

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

Unpaid work Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,453 56.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 747 29.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 312 12.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 220 8.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.2% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 8.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 460 17.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 468 18.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 236 9.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 291 11.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Shalvey (State Suburbs), 18.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 203 22.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 376 41.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 329 36.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Shalvey (State Suburbs), 41.1% were couple families with children, 22.2% were couple families without children and 36.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Shalvey (State Suburbs) 13.1% of single parents were male and 86.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,650 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,904 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,904 and those without children was $1,650.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 98 16.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 1.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 74 12.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 122 21.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 32 5.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 169 29.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 38 6.6 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 36 6.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.9% had both partners employed full-time, 1.7% had both employed part-time and 12.8% 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 Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,016 93.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 70 6.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), 93.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 924 91.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 91 9.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 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 Shalvey (State Suburbs), 91.0% were separate houses, 9.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 1.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 1.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 732 72.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 222 21.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 38 3.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.1% had 2 bedrooms and 72.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 167 16.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 289 28.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 517 50.9 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 35 3.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Shalvey (State Suburbs), 16.5% were owned outright, 28.5% were owned with a mortgage and 50.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 843 83.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 151 14.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 2.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.1% were family households, 14.9% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), 33.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.0% 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 Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 170 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.1 -- 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 Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,638 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.5 -- 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 Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
None 156 15.4 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 397 39.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 263 25.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 150 14.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 50 4.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), 39.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 25.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.8% 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 Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 307 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 152 49.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 155 50.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Shalvey (State Suburbs), there were 307 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 152 (or 49.5%) were male and 155 (or 50.5%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Shalvey % 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 3.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 719 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $719.

Mortgage and rent Shalvey % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,683 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Shalvey (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,683.

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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