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Finley

Code UCL115061 (UCL)
People 1,921
Male 930
Female 991
Median age 49
Families 489
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 954
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $727
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $135
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,921 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 930 48.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 991 51.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 61 3.2 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,921 people in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.2% of the population.

Age Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 97 5.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 114 5.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 110 5.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 123 6.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 83 4.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 70 3.6 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 81 4.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 99 5.2 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 95 4.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 104 5.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 137 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 136 7.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 151 7.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 139 7.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 104 5.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 99 5.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 74 3.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 104 5.4 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 27.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 752 47.1 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 70 4.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 175 11.0 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 193 12.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 408 25.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 47.1% were married and 15.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 649 48.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 111 8.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 593 43.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 35 5.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 98 16.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 24 4.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 109 18.4 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 56 9.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 20 3.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 0.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 236 39.9 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 591 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.6% were in primary school, 20.1% in secondary school and 12.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,675 87.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 166 9.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 86 4.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 54 3.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,474 82.8 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 442 55.0 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 257 32.0 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 61 7.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 43 5.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 803 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 803 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 55.0% were employed full time, 32.0% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 97 12.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 70 9.2 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 82 10.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 115 15.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 333 43.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 425 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 938 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 727 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) was $425.

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

Unpaid work Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,009 63.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 351 21.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 216 13.5 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 420 26.2 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.9% provided care for children and 13.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 246 15.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 383 23.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 190 11.9 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 188 11.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 251 51.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 142 29.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 92 18.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.0% were couple families with children, 51.3% were couple families without children and 18.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.1% of single parents were male and 84.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,597 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,916 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,916 and those without children was $1,597.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 63 15.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 4.3 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 80 20.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 42 10.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 6.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 107 27.0 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 28 7.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 34 8.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 15.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.3% had both employed part-time and 20.2% 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 Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 795 87.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 118 12.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 689 86.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 27 3.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 74 9.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.8 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.6% were separate houses, 3.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 1.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 160 20.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 415 52.3 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 192 24.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 18 2.3 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 20.2% had 2 bedrooms and 52.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 345 43.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 206 25.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 207 26.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 1.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 3.6 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.4% were owned outright, 25.9% were owned with a mortgage and 26.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 486 61.1 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 292 36.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 2.3 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 61.1% were family households, 36.7% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 41.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.7 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.7% 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 Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 135 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
None 70 8.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 338 42.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 256 32.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 89 11.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 42 5.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.2% 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 Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 62 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 43 69.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 19 30.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 62 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 43 (or 69.4%) were male and 19 (or 30.6%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Finley % 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 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 833 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $833.

Mortgage and rent Finley % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 168 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Finley (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $168 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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