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Bombala

Code UCL115022 (UCL)
People 1,211
Male 598
Female 613
Median age 44
Families 331
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 621
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $884
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,211 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 598 49.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 613 50.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 1.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,211 people in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 81 6.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 71 5.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 74 6.1 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 71 5.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 47 3.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 77 6.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 47 3.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 71 5.9 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 70 5.8 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 76 6.3 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 87 7.2 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 95 7.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 91 7.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 69 5.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 58 4.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 39 3.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 33 2.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 53 4.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 482 49.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 39 4.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 83 8.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 92 9.4 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 282 28.8 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 49.3% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 438 49.8 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 100 11.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 342 38.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 30 9.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 67 22.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 3.6 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 74 24.4 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 2.6 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 32 10.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 18 5.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.3 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 59 19.5 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 303 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.0% were in primary school, 27.0% in secondary school and 16.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,063 87.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 103 9.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 52 4.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 43 3.8 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 947 82.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 353 63.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 161 28.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 27 4.8 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 19 3.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 560 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 560 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 63.0% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 70 12.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 7.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 50 9.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 101 18.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 254 46.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 466 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,003 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 884 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) was $466.

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

Unpaid work Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 700 71.6 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 251 25.7 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 123 12.6 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 260 26.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 183 18.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 264 27.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 121 12.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 128 13.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 154 46.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 120 36.1 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 50 15.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 2.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.1% were couple families with children, 46.4% were couple families without children and 15.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities) 20.8% of single parents were male and 79.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,458 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,458.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 60 22.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 1.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 63 23.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 44 16.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 14 5.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 55 20.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 15 5.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 5.9 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 22.1% had both partners employed full-time, 1.8% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 510 83.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 103 16.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 481 94.3 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 13 2.5 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 16 3.1 465,189 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 Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.3% were separate houses, 2.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.8 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 2.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 96 18.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 275 54.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 109 21.4 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 2.2 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.8% had 1 bedroom, 18.9% had 2 bedrooms and 54.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 227 44.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 145 28.3 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 122 23.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 2.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.3% were owned outright, 28.3% were owned with a mortgage and 23.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 328 64.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 163 32.1 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 3.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 64.6% were family households, 32.1% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.3% 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 Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
None 46 9.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 179 35.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 186 36.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 76 14.9 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 4.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.9% 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 Bombala % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 57.1 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 42.9 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 57.1%) were male and 6 (or 42.9%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bombala % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Bombala % 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 Bombala (Urban Centres and Localities), 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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