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Coleambally (L)

Code UCL121020 (UCL)
People 632
Male 325
Female 307
Median age 43
Families 157
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 326
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $804
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,025
Median weekly rent $140
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 632 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 325 51.4 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 307 48.6 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 3.8 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 632 people in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.8% of the population.

Age Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 62 9.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 47 7.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 35 5.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 31 4.9 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 27 4.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 34 5.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 4.6 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 43 6.8 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 6.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 28 4.5 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 34 5.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 38 6.0 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 5.9 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 28 4.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 36 5.7 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 40 6.4 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 3.3 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 18 2.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 249 51.8 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 2.5 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 50 10.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 47 9.8 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 123 25.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 51.8% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 63 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 224 52.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 34 7.9 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 173 40.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 21 13.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 37 23.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 22 13.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 3.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 27 16.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 109,409 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 10 6.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 8 5.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 6 3.8 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 14.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 160 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.0% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 12.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 578 91.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 43 7.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 14 2.3 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 13 2.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 539 88.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 187 61.7 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 83 27.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 26 8.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 2.3 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 303 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 303 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 61.7% were employed full time, 27.4% were employed part-time and 2.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 29 9.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 6.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 34 11.4 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 47 15.8 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 145 48.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 9.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 496 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,117 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 804 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $496.

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

Unpaid work Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 335 69.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 154 32.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 47 9.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 158 32.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.1% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 67 13.9 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 107 22.2 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 80 16.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 82 17.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 69 43.7 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 61 38.6 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 24 15.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 2.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 38.6% were couple families with children, 43.7% were couple families without children and 15.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 12.5% of single parents were male and 87.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,416 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,795 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,795 and those without children was $1,416.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 30 22.9 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 4.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 32 24.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 10.7 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.3 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 22 16.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 14 10.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 7.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 24.4% 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 Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 262 81.9 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 58 18.1 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 223 84.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 28 10.6 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 4.6 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.6% were flats, units or apartments and 4.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.1 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 3.8 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 32 12.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 153 58.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 60 23.0 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.1 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 12.3% had 2 bedrooms and 58.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 93 35.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 69 26.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 94 36.0 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 35.6% were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 36.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 159 60.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 97 36.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.7 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 60.5% were family households, 36.9% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.9 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,025 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.2 -- 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 Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 22 8.3 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 116 43.9 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 82 31.1 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 36 13.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 3.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.6% 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 Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 24 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 54.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 11 45.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 24 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 54.2%) were male and 11 (or 45.8%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Coleambally (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 2.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Coleambally (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 128 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Coleambally (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $128 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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