2011 Census QuickStats

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Turrella

Code SSC12330 (SSC)
People 1,600
Male 782
Female 818
Median age 34
Families 415
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 515
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $1,296
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,383
Median weekly rent $450
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,600 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 782 48.9 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 818 51.1 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.9 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,600 people in Turrella (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 126 7.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 153 9.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 116 7.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 104 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 103 6.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 92 5.7 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 121 7.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 144 9.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 105 6.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 121 7.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 78 4.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 85 5.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 88 5.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 56 3.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 2.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 1.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 1.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 20 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Turrella (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 658 54.7 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 40 3.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 63 5.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 52 4.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 389 32.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Turrella (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.7% were married and 8.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Turrella (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 620 54.2 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 67 5.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 456 39.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Turrella (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Turrella (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 32 5.7 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 106 19.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 33 5.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 3.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 77 13.8 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 3.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 13 2.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 45 8.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 63 11.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 4.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 129 23.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 558 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Turrella (State Suburbs) 34.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 19.2% in secondary school and 18.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 923 57.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 972 65.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 131 8.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 55 3.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 321 21.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Turrella (State Suburbs), 21.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 65.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 410 62.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 162 24.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 44 6.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 45 6.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 661 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 661 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Turrella (State Suburbs). Of these 62.0% were employed full time, 24.5% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 45 7.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 55 9.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 61 9.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 155 25.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 257 41.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Turrella (State Suburbs), 7.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Turrella (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 482 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,310 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,296 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Turrella (State Suburbs) was $482.

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

Unpaid work Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 752 62.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 379 31.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 142 11.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 125 10.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Turrella (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 10.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 254 21.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 271 22.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 102 8.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 126 10.5 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Turrella (State Suburbs), 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 105 25.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 242 58.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 60 14.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Turrella (State Suburbs), 58.5% were couple families with children, 25.4% were couple families without children and 14.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.3 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.7 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Turrella (State Suburbs) 18.3% of single parents were male and 81.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,908 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,388 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Turrella (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,388 and those without children was $1,908.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 66 18.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 2.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 55 15.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 70 20.1 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 7.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 84 24.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 24 6.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 5.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Turrella (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.0% had both employed part-time and 15.8% 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 Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 463 92.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 36 7.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Turrella (State Suburbs), 92.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 407 88.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 37 8.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 18 3.9 465,189 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 Turrella (State Suburbs), 88.1% were separate houses, 8.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.6 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 4.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 61 13.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 222 47.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 146 31.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 2.6 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 3.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Turrella (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 13.1% had 2 bedrooms and 47.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 3.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 192 41.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 174 37.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 82 17.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 2.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Turrella (State Suburbs), 41.6% were owned outright, 37.7% were owned with a mortgage and 17.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 383 82.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 61 13.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 3.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Turrella (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.9% were family households, 13.2% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.0 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Turrella (State Suburbs), 22.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.0% 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 Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.2 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.8 -- 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 Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
None 47 10.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 171 36.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 149 32.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 78 16.8 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 3.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Turrella (State Suburbs), 36.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.8% 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 Turrella % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 13 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 38.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 8 61.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Turrella (State Suburbs), there were 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 38.5%) were male and 8 (or 61.5%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Turrella % 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 3,250 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Turrella (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 $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Turrella % 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 Turrella (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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