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Boggabri (L)

Code UCL121010 (UCL)
People 866
Male 418
Female 448
Median age 41
Families 227
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 397
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $777
Median monthly mortgage repayments $800
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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People — demographics & education
People Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 866 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 418 48.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 448 51.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 6.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 866 people in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.0% of the population.

Age Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 64 7.4 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 60 6.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 88 10.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 63 7.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 26 3.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 28 3.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 4.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 46 5.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 65 7.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 51 5.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 37 4.3 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 44 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 60 6.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 61 7.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 57 6.6 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 3.6 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 20 2.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 2.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 314 47.6 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 34 5.2 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 49 7.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 76 11.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 186 28.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 47.6% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 282 47.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 65 11.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 245 41.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 14 5.5 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 49 19.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 16 6.3 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 51 20.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 7.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.2 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 3.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 1.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 85 33.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 255 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.8% were in primary school, 28.7% in secondary school and 4.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 788 91.0 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 29 3.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 25 3.1 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 24 3.0 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 722 90.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 163 55.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 69 23.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 7.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 40 13.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 293 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 293 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 55.6% were employed full time, 23.5% were employed part-time and 13.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 8.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 7.4 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 26 10.1 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 35 13.6 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 133 51.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 8.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 372 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,007 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 777 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $372.

Travel to work, top responses Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 408 62.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 178 27.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 78 11.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 156 23.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.1% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 94 14.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 130 19.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 79 12.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 106 16.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 19.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 98 43.0 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 83 36.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 47 20.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.4% were couple families with children, 43.0% were couple families without children and 20.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 15.2% of single parents were male and 84.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,916 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,321 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,321 and those without children was $1,916.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 13.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 25 14.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 28 15.9 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 4.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 71 40.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 8 4.5 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 7.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 13.6% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 14.2% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

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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 Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 321 85.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 55 14.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 297 92.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 1.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 10 3.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.8% were separate houses, 1.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 2.2 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 54 16.9 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 168 52.7 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 68 21.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 18 5.6 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 16.9% had 2 bedrooms and 52.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 142 44.4 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 76 23.8 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 78 24.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.2 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 6.2 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.4% were owned outright, 23.8% were owned with a mortgage and 24.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 220 69.0 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 94 29.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.6 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.0% were family households, 29.5% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.3% 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 Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 800 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.5 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.5 -- 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 Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 28 8.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 117 36.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 100 31.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 59 18.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 17 5.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.4% 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 Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 54 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 42.6 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 31 57.4 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 54 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 42.6%) were male and 31 (or 57.4%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Boggabri (L) % 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 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 675 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $675.

Mortgage and rent Boggabri (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 155 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 773 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Boggabri (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $155 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $773.

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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