2011 Census QuickStats

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Vacy

Code SSC12362 (SSC)
People 547
Male 279
Female 268
Median age 42
Families 150
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 225
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,339
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 547 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 279 51.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 268 49.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 547 people in Vacy (State Suburbs) of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 6.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 37 6.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 5.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 42 7.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 18 3.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 18 3.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 26 4.8 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 36 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 57 10.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 38 7.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 50 9.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 49 9.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 41 7.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 29 5.3 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 2.9 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 2.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Vacy (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 263 59.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 2.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 41 9.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 4.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 111 25.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Vacy (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.4% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 45 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Vacy (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 238 62.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 28 7.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 118 30.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Vacy (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Vacy (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 11 5.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 42 22.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 4.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 23 12.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 4.8 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.6 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 7.4 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 8.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 63 33.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 188 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Vacy (State Suburbs) 34.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.6% were in primary school, 18.1% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 465 85.3 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 21 4.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 21 4.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 3.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 424 88.1 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Vacy (State Suburbs), 88.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 152 56.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 84 31.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 23 8.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 3.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 268 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 268 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Vacy (State Suburbs). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 31.3% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 24 9.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 12.5 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 28 10.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 13.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 120 46.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Vacy (State Suburbs), 9.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Vacy (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 578 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,386 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,339 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Vacy (State Suburbs) was $578.

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

Unpaid work Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 333 75.2 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 122 27.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 49 11.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 101 22.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Vacy (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 92 20.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 117 26.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 66 14.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 58 13.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Vacy (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 71 47.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 65 43.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 14 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 Vacy (State Suburbs), 43.3% were couple families with children, 47.3% were couple families without children and 9.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Vacy (State Suburbs) 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,974 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,454 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Vacy (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,454 and those without children was $1,974.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 21.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 6.5 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 32 23.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 9.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 6.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 24 17.4 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 15 10.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 5.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Vacy (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.0% had both partners employed full-time, 6.5% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 180 87.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 25 12.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Vacy (State Suburbs), 87.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 177 98.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.7 263,926 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 Vacy (State Suburbs), 98.3% were separate houses, 1.7% 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 Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 23 12.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 77 42.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 70 38.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.2 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Vacy (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 12.8% had 2 bedrooms and 42.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 77 43.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 78 43.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 18 10.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Vacy (State Suburbs), 43.0% were owned outright, 43.6% were owned with a mortgage and 10.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 141 79.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 36 20.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Vacy (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.7% were family households, 20.3% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Vacy (State Suburbs), 19.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.0% 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 Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 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 Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
None 3 1.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 44 24.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 62 34.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 64 35.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 3.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Vacy (State Suburbs), 24.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 35.6% 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 Vacy % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 100.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Vacy (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Vacy % 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 0 -- 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 Vacy (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Vacy % 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 Vacy (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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