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Villawood

Code SSC12372 (SSC)
People 5,304
Male 2,730
Female 2,574
Median age 36
Families 1,212
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,913
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $586
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,304 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,730 51.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,574 48.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 65 1.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,304 people in Villawood (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 330 6.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 347 6.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 380 7.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 408 7.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 434 8.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 336 6.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 343 6.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 315 5.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 365 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 375 7.1 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 379 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 340 6.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 281 5.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 187 3.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 148 2.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 122 2.3 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 129 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 86 1.6 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Villawood (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,722 40.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 193 4.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 443 10.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 295 6.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,592 37.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Villawood (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.6% were married and 14.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Villawood (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,468 39.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 107 2.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,146 57.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Villawood (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 2.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Villawood (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 66 3.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 290 14.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 76 3.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 36 1.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 300 15.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 66 3.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 33 1.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 128 6.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 165 8.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 35 1.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 786 39.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,981 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Villawood (State Suburbs) 37.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.3% were in primary school, 20.1% in secondary school and 14.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,482 46.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,337 73.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 247 5.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 97 2.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 882 19.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Villawood (State Suburbs), 19.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 73.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 766 51.9 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 369 25.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 113 7.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 228 15.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,476 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,476 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Villawood (State Suburbs). Of these 51.9% were employed full time, 25.0% were employed part-time and 15.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 156 12.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 105 8.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 109 8.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 318 25.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 443 35.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Villawood (State Suburbs), 12.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Villawood % 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 Villawood (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 311 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 789 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 586 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Villawood (State Suburbs) was $311.

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

Unpaid work Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,958 46.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 867 20.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 517 12.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 284 6.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Villawood (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.4% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 6.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 672 15.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 651 15.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 291 6.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 338 8.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Villawood (State Suburbs), 15.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 269 22.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 529 43.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 379 31.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 2.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Villawood (State Suburbs), 43.7% were couple families with children, 22.2% were couple families without children and 31.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Villawood (State Suburbs) 14.1% of single parents were male and 85.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,535 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,987 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Villawood (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,987 and those without children was $1,535.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 77 9.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 1.7 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 56 7.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 150 18.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 68 8.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 337 42.1 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 44 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 55 6.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Villawood (State Suburbs), of couple families, 9.6% had both partners employed full-time, 1.7% had both employed part-time and 7.0% 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 Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,746 93.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 126 6.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Villawood (State Suburbs), 93.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,299 74.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 98 5.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 332 19.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 15 0.9 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Villawood (State Suburbs), 74.5% were separate houses, 5.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 19.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 40 2.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 147 8.4 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 449 25.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 777 44.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 250 14.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 81 4.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Villawood (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.4% had 1 bedroom, 25.7% had 2 bedrooms and 44.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 296 17.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 337 19.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 998 57.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 22 1.3 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 90 5.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Villawood (State Suburbs), 17.0% were owned outright, 19.3% were owned with a mortgage and 57.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,139 65.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 568 32.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 40 2.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Villawood (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.2% were family households, 32.5% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 50.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Villawood (State Suburbs), 50.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.8 -- 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 Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
None 399 22.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 649 37.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 383 22.0 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 192 11.0 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 121 6.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Villawood (State Suburbs), 37.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.0% 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 Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 66 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 42.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 38 57.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 43 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Villawood (State Suburbs), there were 66 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 42.4%) were male and 38 (or 57.6%) were female. The median age was 43 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Villawood % 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 2.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 379 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Villawood (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $379.

Mortgage and rent Villawood % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 135 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Villawood (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $135 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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