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Narromine

Code UCL115110 (UCL)
People 3,789
Male 1,818
Female 1,971
Median age 38
Families 992
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,606
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $805
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,092
Median weekly rent $168
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 Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,789 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,818 48.0 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,971 52.0 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 915 24.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,789 people in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 24.1% of the population.

Age Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 347 9.2 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 302 8.0 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 277 7.3 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 255 6.7 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 190 5.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 196 5.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 192 5.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 221 5.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 210 5.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 210 5.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 252 6.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 223 5.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 240 6.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 215 5.7 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 171 4.5 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 128 3.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 103 2.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 57 1.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,285 44.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 115 4.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 264 9.2 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 264 9.2 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 936 32.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 44.9% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,141 45.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 268 10.6 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,111 44.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 78 7.0 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 266 24.0 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 75 6.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 40 3.6 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 194 17.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 25 2.3 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 21 1.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 88 7.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 48 4.3 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 22 2.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 252 22.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,109 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.4% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 3,467 91.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 161 4.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 138 3.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 74 2.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,173 89.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 916 57.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 437 27.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 121 7.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 124 7.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,598 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,598 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 57.3% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 147 9.9 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 134 9.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 151 10.2 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 251 17.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 672 45.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 465 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,026 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 805 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) was $465.

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

Unpaid work Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,885 65.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 825 28.8 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 322 11.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 644 22.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 468 16.4 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 678 23.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 337 11.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 401 14.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 373 37.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 361 36.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 241 24.3 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 1.8 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.4% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children and 24.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities) 14.9% of single parents were male and 85.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,758 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,756 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,756 and those without children was $1,758.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 129 17.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 21 2.9 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 158 21.6 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 107 14.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 39 5.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 155 21.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 59 8.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 64 8.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 17.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,412 90.7 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 144 9.3 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,306 92.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 37 2.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 54 3.8 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 15 1.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.5% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 43 3.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 204 14.4 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 700 49.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 421 29.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 2.5 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 14.4% had 2 bedrooms and 49.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 498 35.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 417 29.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 441 31.2 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 47 3.3 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.3% were owned outright, 29.5% were owned with a mortgage and 31.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 969 68.6 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 409 29.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 34 2.4 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 68.6% were family households, 29.0% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 168 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.0 -- 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 Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,092 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
None 154 10.9 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 514 36.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 475 33.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 204 14.5 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 64 4.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.5% 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 Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 913 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 425 46.5 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 488 53.5 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 913 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 425 (or 46.5%) were male and 488 (or 53.5%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Narromine % 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 3.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 748 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $748.

Mortgage and rent Narromine % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 170 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Narromine (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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