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Tambar Springs

Code SSC12207 (SSC)
People 540
Male 288
Female 252
Median age 42
Families 143
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 233
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $763
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 540 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 288 53.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 252 46.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 22 4.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 540 people in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) of these 53.3% were male and 46.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.1% of the population.

Age Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 38 7.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 39 7.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 34 6.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 43 7.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 19 3.5 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 3.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 3.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 32 5.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 32 5.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 41 7.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 61 11.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 51 9.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 6.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 33 6.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 3.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 2.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 2.2 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 219 51.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 4.7 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 39 9.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 5.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 124 29.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.8% were married and 14.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 205 53.7 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 6.8 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 151 39.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 54 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 54 years.

Education Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 15 10.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 36 25.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 6.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 11.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 11.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 9 6.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 13 9.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 2.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 24 16.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 144 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.9% were in primary school, 28.5% in secondary school and 12.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 500 91.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 34 6.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 25 4.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 18 3.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 442 85.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 85.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 164 61.2 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 70 26.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 4.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 22 8.2 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 268 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 268 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs). Of these 61.2% were employed full time, 26.1% were employed part-time and 8.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 6.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 10.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 23 9.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 17 6.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 152 62.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 6.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 62.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 405 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 966 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 763 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

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

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

Unpaid work Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 304 71.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 120 28.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 62 14.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 126 29.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 14.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 71 16.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 94 22.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 68 16.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 69 16.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 56 38.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 62 43.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 23 16.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 43.1% were couple families with children, 38.9% were couple families without children and 16.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs) 29.6% of single parents were male and 70.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,156 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,208 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,208 and those without children was $1,156.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 25 21.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 7.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 34 28.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 11.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 3.4 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 21 17.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 2.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 6.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 7.6% had both employed part-time and 28.8% 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 Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 197 87.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 29 12.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 87.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 189 96.9 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 3.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 96.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 36 18.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 76 38.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 80 40.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 18.4% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 92 47.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 43 22.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 55 28.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 2.1 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 47.4% were owned outright, 22.2% were owned with a mortgage and 28.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 141 72.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 50 25.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 2.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.3% were family households, 25.6% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 40.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.6% 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 Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
None 10 5.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 54 27.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 77 39.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 49 25.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 3.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), 27.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.0% 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 Tambar Springs % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 21 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 42.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 57.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), there were 21 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 42.9%) were male and 12 (or 57.1%) 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 Tambar Springs % 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 3.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 633 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $633.

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

In Tambar Springs (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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