2011 Census QuickStats

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Barunga

Code SSC70019 (SSC)
People 313
Male 153
Female 160
Median age 24
Families 69
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 76
Average people per household 4.4
Median weekly household income $962
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $60
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 313 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 153 48.9 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 160 51.1 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 287 92.0 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 313 people in Barunga (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 92.0% of the population.

Age Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 48 15.5 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 8.1 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 9.4 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 21 6.8 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 40 12.9 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 33 10.6 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 7.1 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 14 4.5 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 7.7 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 5.8 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 9 2.9 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 6 1.9 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 11 3.5 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 4 1.3 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 1.0 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.0 1,726 0.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 1,112 0.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 24 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Barunga (State Suburbs) was 24 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 32.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 2.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 90 41.9 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 4.2 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 9 4.2 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 2.8 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 101 47.0 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Barunga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.9% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 34 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 62 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 38 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 56 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Barunga (State Suburbs) was 34 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 69 34.3 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 16 8.0 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 116 57.7 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In Barunga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 35 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Barunga (State Suburbs) was 35 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 11 13.6 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 34 42.0 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 11.1 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 1,780 2.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 3.7 2,823 3.9 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 3.7 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 21 25.9 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 81 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In Barunga (State Suburbs) 26.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.0% were in primary school, 13.6% in secondary school and 4.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 311 99.0 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 8 2.6 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3 1.0 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 0 0.0 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 294 96.4 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In Barunga (State Suburbs), 96.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 2.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 40 40.4 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 21 21.2 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 4 4.0 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 34 34.3 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 99 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 99 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Barunga (State Suburbs). Of these 40.4% were employed full time, 21.2% were employed part-time and 34.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 11 16.4 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 0 0.0 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 5 7.5 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 26.9 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 27 40.3 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Barunga (State Suburbs), 16.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 0.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Barunga (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 260 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 754 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 962 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Barunga (State Suburbs) was $260.

Travel to work, top responses Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 191 89.3 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 104 48.1 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 37 17.3 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 8 3.7 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In Barunga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 89.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 48.1% provided care for children and 17.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 3.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 106 49.3 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 53 24.7 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 17 7.9 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 17 7.9 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Barunga (State Suburbs), 24.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 8 11.4 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 33 47.1 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 26 37.1 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 4.3 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Barunga (State Suburbs), 47.1% were couple families with children, 11.4% were couple families without children and 37.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In Barunga (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,083 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barunga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $2,083.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3 6.4 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 6.4 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 12.8 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 12.8 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 6.4 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 19 40.4 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 3 6.4 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 4 8.5 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In Barunga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 6.4% had both partners employed full-time, 6.4% had both employed part-time and 12.8% 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 Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 65 86.7 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 10 13.3 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In Barunga (State Suburbs), 86.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 58 89.2 41,186 67.6 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 6,880 11.3 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 6.2 10,087 16.6 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,471 4.1 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Barunga (State Suburbs), 89.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 12.7 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 20.6 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 37 58.7 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 5 7.9 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 2,024 3.3 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 4.4 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Barunga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.7% had 1 bedroom, 20.6% had 2 bedrooms and 58.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 4.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 63 95.5 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 4.5 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Barunga (State Suburbs), 0.0% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 95.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 55 85.9 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 9 14.1 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In Barunga (State Suburbs), of all households, 85.9% were family households, 14.1% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.6 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.2 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barunga (State Suburbs), 26.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.2% 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 Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 60 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 9.0 -- 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 Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 7.7 -- 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 Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 30 46.9 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 18 28.1 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 9 14.1 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 7 10.9 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In Barunga (State Suburbs), 28.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 14.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.9% 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 Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 289 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 140 48.4 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 149 51.6 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Barunga (State Suburbs), there were 289 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 140 (or 48.4%) were male and 149 (or 51.6%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.6 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.8 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,093 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Barunga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.6, with 1.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,093.

Mortgage and rent Barunga % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 90 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In Barunga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $90 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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