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Woodstock (Cowra - NSW)

Code SSC12554 (SSC)
People 812
Male 428
Female 384
Median age 51
Families 233
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 452
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $691
Median monthly mortgage repayments $650
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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People — demographics & education
People Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 812 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 428 52.7 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 384 47.3 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 4.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 812 people in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 52.7% were male and 47.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.7% of the population.

Age Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 3.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 36 4.4 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 51 6.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 47 5.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 32 3.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 29 3.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 30 3.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 27 3.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 60 7.4 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 55 6.8 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 69 8.5 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 86 10.6 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 91 11.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 53 6.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 69 8.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 2.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 1.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 11 1.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 51 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 51 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 338 49.0 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 41 5.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 90 13.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 44 6.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 177 25.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.0% were married and 18.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 312 49.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 65 10.3 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 255 40.3 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 52 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 52 years.

Education Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 16 7.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 18.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 21 9.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 37 17.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 3.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 26 11.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 2.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 62 28.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 218 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) 27.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.1% were in primary school, 19.5% in secondary school and 16.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 701 86.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 97 12.7 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 37 4.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 24 3.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 605 79.3 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 79.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 191 55.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 101 29.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 7.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 27 7.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 344 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 344 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 55.5% were employed full time, 29.4% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 38 11.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 9.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 30 9.3 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 45 14.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 150 46.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 51 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

Occupation Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 378 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 860 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 691 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) was $378.

Travel to work, top responses Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 467 67.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 143 20.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 94 13.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 144 20.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.8% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 104 15.1 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 160 23.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 96 14.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 106 15.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 23.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 126 53.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 69 29.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 15.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 29.5% were couple families with children, 53.8% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 28.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 71.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs) 28.1% of single parents were male and 71.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,194 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $1,194.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 34 17.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 3.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 32 16.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 30 15.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 6.7 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 54 28.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 4.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 7.3 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 16.6% 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 Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 342 76.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 106 23.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 76.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 23.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 341 100.0 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 Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (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 Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 1.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 3.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 60 17.6 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 150 44.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 107 31.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 1.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 17.6% had 2 bedrooms and 44.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 182 53.1 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 84 24.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 62 18.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 3.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 53.1% were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 18.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 227 66.2 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 107 31.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 2.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.2% were family households, 31.2% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 44.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.7% 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 Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.4 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.6 -- 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 Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 11 3.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 116 34.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 113 33.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 82 24.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 5.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), 34.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.1% 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 Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 39 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 66.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 13 33.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), there were 39 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 66.7%) were male and 13 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 110 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 607 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Woodstock (Cowra - NSW) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $110 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $607.

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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