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Holbrook

Code UCL115083 (UCL)
People 1,263
Male 611
Female 652
Median age 46
Families 316
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 652
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $772
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 Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 1,263 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 611 48.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 652 51.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 1.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,263 people in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 69 5.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 67 5.3 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 96 7.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 81 6.4 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 55 4.4 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 68 5.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 36 2.9 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 50 4.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 67 5.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 94 7.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 73 5.8 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 84 6.7 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 113 8.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 66 5.2 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 79 6.3 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 47 3.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 64 5.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 54 4.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 479 46.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 31 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 102 9.9 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 135 13.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 284 27.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 429 47.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 74 8.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 398 44.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 15 4.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 83 23.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 22 6.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 67 18.6 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 2.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 15 4.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 24 6.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 2.5 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 8 2.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 109 30.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 361 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.9% were in primary school, 25.3% in secondary school and 8.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,097 86.8 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 83 7.3 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 63 5.5 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 25 2.2 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 966 85.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 299 57.4 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 164 31.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 33 6.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 4.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 521 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 521 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 31.5% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 70 14.0 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 38 7.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 56 11.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 71 14.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 230 46.1 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 452 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 980 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 772 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) was $452.

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

Unpaid work Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 660 64.1 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 249 24.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 103 10.0 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 243 23.6 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.1% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 184 17.8 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 220 21.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 134 13.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 124 12.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 21.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 146 46.2 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 110 34.8 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 54 17.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.8% were couple families with children, 46.2% were couple families without children and 17.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.1 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.9 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.1% of single parents were male and 70.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,683 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,824 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,824 and those without children was $1,683.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 46 17.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 4.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 53 20.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 12.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 4.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 66 25.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 16 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 25 9.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 17.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 20.3% 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 Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 529 85.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 88 14.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 495 93.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 21 4.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 2.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.8% were separate houses, 4.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 4.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 91 17.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 259 49.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 122 23.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 34 6.5 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.3% had 2 bedrooms and 49.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 213 40.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 140 26.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 130 24.7 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 7.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.4% were owned outright, 26.6% were owned with a mortgage and 24.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 314 59.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 199 37.7 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 2.8 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 59.5% were family households, 37.7% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.6 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.9% 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 Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
None 37 7.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 208 39.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 170 32.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 76 14.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 38 7.2 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.4% 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 Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 21 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 42.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 57.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 21 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 42.9%) were male and 12 (or 57.1%) 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 Holbrook % 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 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.6 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Holbrook % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 140 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Holbrook (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $140 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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