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Geurie (L)

Code UCL122059 (UCL)
People 454
Male 224
Female 230
Median age 43
Families 122
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 198
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,013
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,257
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 454 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 224 49.3 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 230 50.7 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 42 9.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 454 people in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 9.3% of the population.

Age Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 5.8 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 32 7.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 46 10.2 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 5.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 24 5.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 19 4.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 27 6.0 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 5.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 37 8.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 4.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 32 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 38 8.4 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 5.5 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 22 4.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 29 6.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 3.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 177 50.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 4.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 40 11.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 6.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 94 27.0 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 50.9% were married and 15.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 157 52.9 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 25 8.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 115 38.7 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 42 30.7 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 5.8 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.2 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 10.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 5.8 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 18 13.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 37 27.0 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 137 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.7% were in primary school, 19.0% in secondary school and 12.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 398 87.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 31 7.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 5.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 14 3.4 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 346 83.6 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 131 62.1 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 51 24.2 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 9.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 4.7 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 211 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 211 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 62.1% were employed full time, 24.2% were employed part-time and 4.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 7.1 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 23 11.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 8.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 41 20.9 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 85 43.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 7.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 537 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,153 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,013 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $537.

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

Unpaid work Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 248 71.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 112 32.4 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 49 14.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 81 23.3 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.4% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 61 17.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 97 28.0 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 46 13.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 44 12.7 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 36.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 50 41.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 27 22.1 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.0% were couple families with children, 36.9% were couple families without children and 22.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.6% of single parents were male and 70.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,031 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,116 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,116 and those without children was $1,031.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 23.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 7.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 11 11.1 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 15.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 21 21.2 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 6.1 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 13.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 23.2% had both partners employed full-time, 7.1% had both employed part-time and 11.1% 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 Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 159 84.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 30 15.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 156 97.5 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 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 2.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 97.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 22 13.8 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 82 51.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 51 32.1 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 13.8% had 2 bedrooms and 51.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 65 40.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 63 39.4 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 25 15.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.9 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 2.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.6% were owned outright, 39.4% were owned with a mortgage and 15.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 119 74.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 36 22.6 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 2.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 74.8% were family households, 22.6% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.1 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,257 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
None 8 5.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 47 29.6 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 74 46.5 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 26 16.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.5 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.4% 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 Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 44 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 47.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 23 52.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 44 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 47.7%) were male and 23 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Geurie (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 2.3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Geurie (L) % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 780 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Geurie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $780.

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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