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Fadden

Code SSC80030 (SSC)
People 3,083
Male 1,531
Female 1,552
Median age 43
Families 905
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,103
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,693
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $500
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Total 3,083 -- 357,222 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,531 49.7 176,746 49.5 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,552 50.3 180,476 50.5 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 27 0.9 5,185 1.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,083 people in Fadden (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 127 4.1 23,843 6.7 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 181 5.9 21,411 6.0 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 237 7.7 21,089 5.9 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 251 8.1 23,999 6.7 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 242 7.9 30,750 8.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 121 3.9 30,535 8.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 126 4.1 27,708 7.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 147 4.8 26,960 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 206 6.7 25,973 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 278 9.0 24,602 6.9 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 315 10.2 23,405 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 313 10.2 20,408 5.7 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 256 8.3 18,373 5.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 130 4.2 12,672 3.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 59 1.9 8,994 2.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 48 1.6 6,591 1.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 18 0.6 5,074 1.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 26 0.8 4,835 1.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 34 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Fadden (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,547 60.8 137,508 47.3 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 46 1.8 7,536 2.6 529,280 3.0
Divorced 164 6.4 23,093 7.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 59 2.3 11,350 3.9 949,634 5.5
Never married 728 28.6 111,389 38.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Fadden (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.8% were married and 8.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 48 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 63 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Fadden (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,426 60.0 124,924 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 141 5.9 27,591 10.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 808 34.0 105,845 41.0 6,413,399 41.3

In Fadden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 48 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 30 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Fadden (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 28 3.1 5,201 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 153 16.8 16,597 14.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 70 7.7 7,451 6.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 41 4.5 3,662 3.2 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 109 12.0 12,384 10.8 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 103 11.3 6,635 5.8 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 46 5.1 4,096 3.6 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 62 6.8 9,181 8.0 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 187 20.6 28,337 24.7 932,524 14.3
Other 15 1.7 2,807 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 95 10.5 18,506 16.1 1,511,694 23.2
Total 909 -- 114,857 -- 6,503,580 --

In Fadden (State Suburbs) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.0% were in primary school, 28.2% in secondary school and 27.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 2,357 76.5 255,052 71.4 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 877 29.3 108,891 32.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 267 8.9 27,344 8.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 220 7.4 21,036 6.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,629 54.4 180,529 53.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Fadden (State Suburbs), 54.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,189 62.5 132,040 65.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 554 29.1 51,028 25.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 112 5.9 12,821 6.3 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 46 2.4 7,316 3.6 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,901 -- 203,205 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,901 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fadden (State Suburbs). Of these 62.5% were employed full time, 29.1% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 206 11.1 18,664 9.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 142 7.7 14,748 7.5 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 203 10.9 17,617 9.0 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 356 19.2 43,133 22.0 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 837 45.1 88,909 45.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Fadden (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 36 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Fadden (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,054 -- 917 -- 577 --
Family 2,803 -- 2,277 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,693 -- 1,920 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fadden (State Suburbs) was $1,054.

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

Unpaid work Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,115 83.0 226,730 77.9 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 724 28.4 82,139 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 280 11.0 30,889 10.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 599 23.5 61,571 21.2 3,090,874 17.8

In Fadden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.4% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 702 27.6 75,671 26.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 839 32.9 91,161 31.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 381 15.0 37,329 12.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 192 7.5 22,571 7.8 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fadden (State Suburbs), 32.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 321 35.5 35,150 37.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 491 54.3 43,191 46.2 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 90 9.9 13,601 14.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.3 1,452 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Fadden (State Suburbs), 54.3% were couple families with children, 35.5% were couple families without children and 9.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.3 -- 19.8 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.7 -- 80.2 -- 82.4

In Fadden (State Suburbs) 21.3% of single parents were male and 78.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Families without children 3,172 -- 2,662 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,434 -- 3,060 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fadden (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,434 and those without children was $3,172.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 230 28.4 24,454 31.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 31 3.8 2,579 3.3 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 198 24.4 16,099 20.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 103 12.7 10,520 13.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 3.6 3,301 4.2 251,191 5.4
Both not working 109 13.4 10,452 13.3 899,598 19.2
Other 54 6.7 6,140 7.8 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 57 7.0 4,800 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Fadden (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 24.4% 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 Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,023 94.2 129,423 92.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 63 5.8 10,196 7.3 934,470 10.7

In Fadden (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 998 97.5 94,266 72.8 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 26 2.5 18,811 14.5 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 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 Fadden (State Suburbs), 97.5% were separate houses, 2.5% 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 Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 419 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 0.5 6,739 5.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 1.0 17,477 13.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 226 22.1 56,123 43.4 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 778 76.1 47,271 36.5 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.3 1,396 1.1 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Fadden (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 1.0% had 2 bedrooms and 22.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.9. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 445 43.5 36,739 28.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 480 46.9 50,392 38.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 84 8.2 39,592 30.6 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.7 816 0.6 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 0.8 1,886 1.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Fadden (State Suburbs), 43.5% were owned outright, 46.9% were owned with a mortgage and 8.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 894 87.6 91,979 71.1 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 113 11.1 30,248 23.4 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 1.4 7,198 5.6 321,007 4.1

In Fadden (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.6% were family households, 11.1% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 12.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 40.9 -- 23.7 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fadden (State Suburbs), 4.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 40.9% 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 Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 500 -- 380 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.3 -- 92.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.7 -- 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 Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 2,167 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 92.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 11 1.1 7,978 6.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 203 19.9 47,517 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 484 47.4 50,278 38.8 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 301 29.5 21,104 16.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 23 2.3 2,548 2.0 234,292 3.0

In Fadden (State Suburbs), 19.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.5% 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 Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 5,185 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 46.4 2,656 51.2 270,331 49.3
Female 15 53.6 2,529 48.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Fadden (State Suburbs), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 46.4%) were male and 15 (or 53.6%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Fadden % 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 3.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 5,000 -- 1,666 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Fadden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $5,000.

Mortgage and rent Fadden % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 305 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,817 -- 2,167 -- 1,647 --

In Fadden (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 $2,817.

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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