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Woolbrook

Code SSC12558 (SSC)
People 248
Male 134
Female 114
Median age 40
Families 65
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 107
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $753
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $90
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 248 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 134 54.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 114 46.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 10.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 248 people in Woolbrook (State Suburbs) of these 54.0% were male and 46.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 10.1% of the population.

Age Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 7.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 18 7.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 18 7.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 26 10.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 6 2.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4 1.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 6.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 21 8.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 18 7.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 7.2 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 12 4.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 12 4.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 18 7.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 8.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 4.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 1.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Woolbrook (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 105 54.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 4.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 20 10.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 0 0.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 61 31.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Woolbrook (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.1% were married and 14.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Woolbrook (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 91 54.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 17 10.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 58 34.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Woolbrook (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 7 10.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 24 35.3 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 18 26.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 8.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 5.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 9 13.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 68 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.3% were in primary school, 33.8% in secondary school and 8.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 216 86.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 20 8.4 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 5 2.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3 1.3 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 210 88.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 88.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 67 62.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 26 24.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 7.5 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 5.6 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 107 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 107 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Woolbrook (State Suburbs). Of these 62.6% were employed full time, 24.3% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 16.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 8 7.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7 6.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 8.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 60 57.7 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 16.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 57.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Woolbrook (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 358 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 753 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 753 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Woolbrook (State Suburbs) was $358.

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

Unpaid work Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 124 62.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 50 25.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 23 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 53 27.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.6% 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, 27.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 37 18.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 41 20.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 17 8.7 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 26 13.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 20.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 23 35.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 32 49.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 15.4 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 49.2% were couple families with children, 35.4% were couple families without children and 15.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 900 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,550 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,550 and those without children was $900.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 14 24.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 6.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 8 13.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 15.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 6.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 10 17.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 6.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 8.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.1% had both partners employed full-time, 6.9% had both employed part-time and 13.8% 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 Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 83 78.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 23 21.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 78.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 83 100.0 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 Woolbrook (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 Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 17.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 29 35.4 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 34 41.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 6.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.1% had 2 bedrooms and 35.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 38 45.2 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 21 25.0 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 17 20.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 9.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 45.2% were owned outright, 25.0% were owned with a mortgage and 20.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 62 75.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 15 18.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 6.1 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.6% were family households, 18.3% were single person households and 6.1% were group households.

Household income Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 32.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 90 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
None 0 0.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 24 28.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 32 38.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 24 28.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), 28.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.9% 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 Woolbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 23 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 52.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 11 47.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 33 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Woolbrook (State Suburbs), there were 23 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 52.2%) were male and 11 (or 47.8%) were female. The median age was 33 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Woolbrook % 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 1.6 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 941 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Woolbrook (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $941.

Mortgage and rent Woolbrook % 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 Woolbrook (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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