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Nepean Bay

Code SSC40488 (SSC)
People 560
Male 293
Female 267
Median age 41
Families 146
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 332
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $900
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,157
Median weekly rent $120
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Total 560 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 293 52.3 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 267 47.7 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.5 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 560 people in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) of these 52.3% were male and 47.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 28 5.0 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 42 7.5 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 48 8.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 28 5.0 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 24 4.3 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 33 5.9 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 3.9 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 46 8.2 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 42 7.5 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 53 9.5 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 58 10.4 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 39 7.0 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 51 9.1 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 2.7 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 2.5 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 1.1 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.7 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.9 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 242 55.8 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 26 6.0 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 43 9.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 3.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 110 25.3 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.8% were married and 15.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 60 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 218 56.0 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 56 14.4 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 115 29.6 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 8 5.3 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 71 47.0 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 28 18.5 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.0 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 2.6 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 11 7.3 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 26 17.2 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 151 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 46.7% were in primary school, 20.4% in secondary school and 10.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 479 85.7 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 72 13.3 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 28 5.2 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 3.1 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 424 78.4 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 78.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 153 47.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 131 40.9 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 6.6 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 15 4.7 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 320 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 320 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 47.8% were employed full time, 40.9% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 36 11.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 48 15.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 47 15.5 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 6.6 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 133 43.9 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 501 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,147 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 900 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs) was $501.

Travel to work, top responses Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 352 81.1 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 155 35.4 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 53 12.2 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 202 46.4 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.4% 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, 46.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 96 22.1 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 135 31.0 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 64 14.7 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 13.6 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 31.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 69 47.6 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 70 48.3 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 4.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 48.3% were couple families with children, 47.6% were couple families without children and 4.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Nepean Bay (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 Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,062 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,416 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,416 and those without children was $1,062.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 21.2 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 13.1 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 35 25.5 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 7.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 7.3 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 11.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 12 8.8 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 5.1 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 13.1% had both employed part-time and 25.5% 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 Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 211 65.9 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 109 34.1 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 65.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 34.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 204 97.1 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 2.9 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 97.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 5.7 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 38 18.0 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 107 50.7 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 54 25.6 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.7% had 1 bedroom, 18.0% had 2 bedrooms and 50.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 88 42.3 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 81 38.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 35 16.8 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.9 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 42.3% were owned outright, 38.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 146 69.9 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 59 28.2 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.9 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.9% were family households, 28.2% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 38.3% 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 Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 120 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 9.3 -- 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 Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,157 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.0 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.0 -- 8.8 -- 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 Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
None 4 1.9 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 39 18.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 85 40.7 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 81 38.8 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), 18.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.8% 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 Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 57 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 57 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Nepean Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Nepean Bay % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Nepean Bay (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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