2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Wallacia

Code SSC12391 (SSC)
People 1,700
Male 872
Female 828
Median age 39
Families 455
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 638
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,309
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,080
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,700 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 872 51.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 828 48.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 1.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,700 people in Wallacia (State Suburbs) of these 51.3% were male and 48.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 106 6.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 137 8.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 120 7.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 114 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 6.2 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 107 6.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 80 4.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 119 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 136 8.0 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 127 7.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 134 7.9 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 119 7.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 118 6.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 50 2.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 53 3.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 40 2.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 0.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wallacia (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 748 55.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 42 3.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 108 8.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 60 4.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 381 28.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wallacia (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.9% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wallacia (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 711 56.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 90 7.1 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 461 36.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wallacia (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 42 8.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 89 18.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 7.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 31 6.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 45 9.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 50 10.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 30 6.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 5.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 42 8.6 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 98 20.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 491 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wallacia (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.6% were in primary school, 25.3% in secondary school and 14.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,340 78.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 424 26.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 119 7.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 103 6.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 953 59.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), 59.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 564 62.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 244 26.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 68 7.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 32 3.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 908 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 908 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wallacia (State Suburbs). Of these 62.1% were employed full time, 26.9% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 87 10.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 80 9.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 84 9.6 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 132 15.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 430 49.3 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wallacia (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 632 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,591 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,309 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wallacia (State Suburbs) was $632.

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

Unpaid work Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 970 72.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 426 31.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 159 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 178 13.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.8% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 296 22.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 333 24.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 183 13.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 156 11.6 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 24.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 160 35.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 243 53.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 50 11.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 53.3% were couple families with children, 35.1% were couple families without children and 11.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.7 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.3 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Wallacia (State Suburbs) 27.7% of single parents were male and 72.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,865 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,242 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,242 and those without children was $1,865.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 89 21.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 22 5.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 106 26.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 54 13.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 2.5 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 67 16.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 41 10.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 4.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 26.1% 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 Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 577 92.0 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 50 8.0 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), 92.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 480 83.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 1.2 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 45 7.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 46 8.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 83.0% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.8% were flats, units or apartments and 8.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 48 8.3 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 74 12.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 190 32.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 261 45.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.5 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.3% had 1 bedroom, 12.8% had 2 bedrooms and 32.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 229 39.7 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 231 40.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 108 18.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 1.0 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wallacia (State Suburbs), 39.7% were owned outright, 40.0% were owned with a mortgage and 18.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 438 76.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 126 21.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 2.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.0% were family households, 21.9% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), 23.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.0% 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 Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 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 Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,080 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
None 30 5.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 143 24.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 204 35.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 183 31.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 3.1 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), 24.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.7% 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 Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 50.0 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 50.0 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wallacia (State Suburbs), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 50.0%) were male and 12 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wallacia % 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 2.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Wallacia % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 575 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,832 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Wallacia (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $575 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,832.

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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