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Duffy

Code SSC80027 (SSC)
People 3,241
Male 1,598
Female 1,643
Median age 38
Families 909
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,264
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,962
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $395
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Total 3,241 -- 357,222 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,598 49.3 176,746 49.5 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,643 50.7 180,476 50.5 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 48 1.5 5,185 1.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,241 people in Duffy (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 247 7.6 23,843 6.7 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 270 8.3 21,411 6.0 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 238 7.3 21,089 5.9 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 174 5.4 23,999 6.7 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 180 5.6 30,750 8.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 134 4.1 30,535 8.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 211 6.5 27,708 7.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 270 8.3 26,960 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 309 9.5 25,973 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 223 6.9 24,602 6.9 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 207 6.4 23,405 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 172 5.3 20,408 5.7 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 188 5.8 18,373 5.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 162 5.0 12,672 3.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 107 3.3 8,994 2.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 92 2.8 6,591 1.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 25 0.8 5,074 1.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 32 1.0 4,835 1.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 34 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Duffy (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,338 53.9 137,508 47.3 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 64 2.6 7,536 2.6 529,280 3.0
Divorced 211 8.5 23,093 7.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 98 3.9 11,350 3.9 949,634 5.5
Never married 773 31.1 111,389 38.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Duffy (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.9% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 48 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Duffy (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,247 53.6 124,924 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 236 10.2 27,591 10.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 842 36.2 105,845 41.0 6,413,399 41.3

In Duffy (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 48 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 30 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Duffy (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 50 5.0 5,201 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 175 17.3 16,597 14.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 108 10.7 7,451 6.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 72 7.1 3,662 3.2 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 110 10.9 12,384 10.8 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 60 5.9 6,635 5.8 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 57 5.6 4,096 3.6 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 74 7.3 9,181 8.0 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 158 15.6 28,337 24.7 932,524 14.3
Other 18 1.8 2,807 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 128 12.7 18,506 16.1 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,010 -- 114,857 -- 6,503,580 --

In Duffy (State Suburbs) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.1% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 23.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 2,564 79.1 255,052 71.4 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 732 23.5 108,891 32.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 290 9.3 27,344 8.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 249 8.0 21,036 6.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,842 59.2 180,529 53.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Duffy (State Suburbs), 59.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,074 62.5 132,040 65.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 479 27.9 51,028 25.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 118 6.9 12,821 6.3 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 47 2.7 7,316 3.6 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,718 -- 203,205 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,718 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Duffy (State Suburbs). Of these 62.5% were employed full time, 27.9% were employed part-time and 2.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 154 9.2 18,664 9.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 140 8.4 14,748 7.5 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 186 11.1 17,617 9.0 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 340 20.3 43,133 22.0 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 735 44.0 88,909 45.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Duffy (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 36 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Duffy (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 968 -- 917 -- 577 --
Family 2,304 -- 2,277 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,962 -- 1,920 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Duffy (State Suburbs) was $968.

Travel to work, top responses Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,105 84.7 226,730 77.9 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 890 35.8 82,139 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 288 11.6 30,889 10.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 668 26.9 61,571 21.2 3,090,874 17.8

In Duffy (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 84.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.8% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 576 23.2 75,671 26.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 870 35.0 91,161 31.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 420 16.9 37,329 12.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 239 9.6 22,571 7.8 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Duffy (State Suburbs), 35.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 307 33.7 35,150 37.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 457 50.2 43,191 46.2 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 133 14.6 13,601 14.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.4 1,452 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Duffy (State Suburbs), 50.2% were couple families with children, 33.7% were couple families without children and 14.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.7 -- 19.8 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.3 -- 80.2 -- 82.4

In Duffy (State Suburbs) 22.7% of single parents were male and 77.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,910 -- 2,662 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,218 -- 3,060 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Duffy (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,218 and those without children was $2,910.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 209 27.2 24,454 31.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 24 3.1 2,579 3.3 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 179 23.3 16,099 20.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 91 11.9 10,520 13.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 40 5.2 3,301 4.2 251,191 5.4
Both not working 115 15.0 10,452 13.3 899,598 19.2
Other 59 7.7 6,140 7.8 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 50 6.5 4,800 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Duffy (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 23.3% 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 Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,175 94.8 129,423 92.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 5.2 10,196 7.3 934,470 10.7

In Duffy (State Suburbs), 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,045 88.9 94,266 72.8 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 89 7.6 18,811 14.5 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 41 3.5 16,071 12.4 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 228 0.2 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Duffy (State Suburbs), 88.9% were separate houses, 7.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 419 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 1.1 6,739 5.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 62 5.3 17,477 13.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 553 47.0 56,123 43.4 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 541 46.0 47,271 36.5 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 0.6 1,396 1.1 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Duffy (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 5.3% had 2 bedrooms and 47.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 440 37.5 36,739 28.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 484 41.2 50,392 38.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 237 20.2 39,592 30.6 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 816 0.6 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 1.1 1,886 1.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Duffy (State Suburbs), 37.5% were owned outright, 41.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 894 76.1 91,979 71.1 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 248 21.1 30,248 23.4 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 32 2.7 7,198 5.6 321,007 4.1

In Duffy (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.1% were family households, 21.1% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.5 -- 12.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 27.9 -- 23.7 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Duffy (State Suburbs), 10.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 27.9% 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 Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 395 -- 380 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.8 -- 92.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.2 -- 8.0 -- 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 Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 2,167 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 92.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 7.8 -- 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 Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 36 3.1 7,978 6.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 415 35.3 47,517 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 525 44.6 50,278 38.8 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 186 15.8 21,104 16.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 1.3 2,548 2.0 234,292 3.0

In Duffy (State Suburbs), 35.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% 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 Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 46 -- 5,185 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 52.2 2,656 51.2 270,331 49.3
Female 22 47.8 2,529 48.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Duffy (State Suburbs), there were 46 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 52.2%) were male and 22 (or 47.8%) 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 Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.8 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,785 -- 1,666 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Duffy (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,785.

Mortgage and rent Duffy % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 220 -- 305 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 2,167 -- 1,647 --

In Duffy (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $220 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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