2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

The Entrance

Code SSC12255 (SSC)
People 3,873
Male 1,860
Female 2,013
Median age 42
Families 930
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 3,104
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $699
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,673
Median weekly rent $260
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,873 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,860 48.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,013 52.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 187 4.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,873 people in The Entrance (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.8% of the population.

Age The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 248 6.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 188 4.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 193 5.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 200 5.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 279 7.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 263 6.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 216 5.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 241 6.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 228 5.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 233 6.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 277 7.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 203 5.2 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 247 6.4 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 243 6.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 220 5.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 164 4.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 135 3.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 96 2.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in The Entrance (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.0% of the population.

Registered marital status The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,021 31.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 221 6.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 487 15.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 267 8.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,242 38.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in The Entrance (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 31.5% were married and 21.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in The Entrance (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 860 31.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 299 11.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,542 57.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 31.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 63 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in The Entrance (State Suburbs) was 63 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 61 5.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 175 14.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 22 1.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 0.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 129 10.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 1.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 78 6.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 69 5.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 29 2.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 585 49.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,181 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In The Entrance (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 17.3% were in primary school, 13.2% in secondary school and 12.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,866 74.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 608 18.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 238 7.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 168 5.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,280 69.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), 69.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 709 50.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 402 28.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 100 7.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 204 14.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,415 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,415 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in The Entrance (State Suburbs). Of these 50.1% were employed full time, 28.4% were employed part-time and 14.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 128 10.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 108 8.9 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 165 13.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 281 23.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 434 35.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in The Entrance (State Suburbs), 10.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in The Entrance (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 448 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 833 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 699 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in The Entrance (State Suburbs) was $448.

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

Unpaid work The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,885 58.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 700 21.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 329 10.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 345 10.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.6% 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, 10.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 581 17.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 675 20.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 315 9.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 313 9.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in The Entrance (State Suburbs), 20.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 398 42.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 197 21.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 318 34.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in The Entrance (State Suburbs), 21.2% were couple families with children, 42.8% were couple families without children and 34.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In The Entrance (State Suburbs) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,733 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,928 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,928 and those without children was $1,733.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 72 12.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 2.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 72 12.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 76 12.8 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 41 6.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 230 38.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 40 6.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 46 7.8 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 12.2% 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 The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,682 58.6 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,187 41.4 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), 58.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 41.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 532 31.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 234 13.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 894 53.2 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 18 1.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in The Entrance (State Suburbs), 31.6% were separate houses, 13.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 53.2% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 131 7.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 914 54.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 467 27.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 114 6.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 50 3.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.8% had 1 bedroom, 54.3% had 2 bedrooms and 27.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 412 24.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 140 8.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,064 63.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 55 3.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in The Entrance (State Suburbs), 24.5% were owned outright, 8.3% were owned with a mortgage and 63.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 914 54.3 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 694 41.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 76 4.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), of all households, 54.3% were family households, 41.2% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 42.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.5 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), 42.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.5% 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 The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 63.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 36.6 -- 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 The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,673 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
None 319 19.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 834 49.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 348 20.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 84 5.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 96 5.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), 49.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 20.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.0% 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 The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 190 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 95 50.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 95 50.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in The Entrance (State Suburbs), there were 190 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 95 (or 50.0%) were male and 95 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics The Entrance % 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 2.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 749 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $749.

Mortgage and rent The Entrance % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In The Entrance (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 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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