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The Slopes

Code SSC12267 (SSC)
People 247
Male 116
Female 131
Median age 49
Families 75
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 91
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,868
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 247 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 116 47.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 131 53.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 1.6 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 247 people in The Slopes (State Suburbs) of these 47.0% were male and 53.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 7 2.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 9 3.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 15 6.0 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 7.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 20 8.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 4.0 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 5 2.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 15 6.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 6.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 28 11.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 35 14.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 25 10.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 18 7.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 4.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 5.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 2.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in The Slopes (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 11.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.7% of the population.

Registered marital status The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 124 55.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 4.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 10.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 4.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 54 24.3 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in The Slopes (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.9% were married and 15.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in The Slopes (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 113 56.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 20 10.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 68 33.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in The Slopes (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 4 5.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 10 14.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 5.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 21.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 20 29.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 23.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 69 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In The Slopes (State Suburbs) 27.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.8% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 31.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 209 84.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 47 19.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 6.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 6.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 161 67.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), 67.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 88 56.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 43 27.6 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 9.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 7.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 156 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 156 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in The Slopes (State Suburbs). Of these 56.4% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 7.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 14.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 11 7.3 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 10.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 15 10.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 75 50.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in The Slopes (State Suburbs), 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in The Slopes (State Suburbs) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 767 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,277 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,868 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in The Slopes (State Suburbs) was $767.

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

Unpaid work The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 178 80.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 61 27.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 38 17.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 48 21.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.6% provided care for children and 17.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 47 21.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 66 29.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 35 15.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 30 13.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in The Slopes (State Suburbs), 29.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 41.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 37 49.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 9.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in The Slopes (State Suburbs), 49.3% were couple families with children, 41.3% were couple families without children and 9.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 42.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 57.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In The Slopes (State Suburbs) 42.9% of single parents were male and 57.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,083 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,549 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,549 and those without children was $2,083.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 27.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 12 18.5 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 21.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 10.8 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 4 6.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 5 7.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 7.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.7% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 88 100.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 0 0.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), 100.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 0.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 88 100.0 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 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in The Slopes (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 The Slopes % 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 10 11.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 38 42.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 42 46.7 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 11.1% had 2 bedrooms and 42.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 38 41.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 46 50.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 7 7.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 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 The Slopes (State Suburbs), 41.8% were owned outright, 50.5% were owned with a mortgage and 7.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 74 82.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 10 11.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 6.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.2% were family households, 11.1% were single person households and 6.7% were group households.

Household income The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), 11.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.0% 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 The Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.7 -- 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 Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 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 Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
None 0 0.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 15 16.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 40 44.9 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 38.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), 16.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.2% 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 Slopes % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 100.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 53 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in The Slopes (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 4 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 53 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics The Slopes % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In The Slopes (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent The Slopes % 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 The Slopes (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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