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Rhodes

Code SSC11968 (SSC)
People 5,679
Male 2,810
Female 2,869
Median age 28
Families 1,455
Average children per family 1.4
All private dwellings 2,747
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,617
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $560
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 5,679 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,810 49.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,869 50.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 0.1 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,679 people in Rhodes (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.1% of the population.

Age Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 379 6.7 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 140 2.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 99 1.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 198 3.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,055 18.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,241 21.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 929 16.4 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 474 8.3 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 255 4.5 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 219 3.9 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 204 3.6 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 165 2.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 102 1.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 59 1.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 47 0.8 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 30 0.5 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 31 0.5 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 52 0.9 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 28 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Rhodes (State Suburbs) was 28 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,298 45.4 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 91 1.8 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 209 4.1 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 108 2.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,352 46.5 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Rhodes (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.4% were married and 6.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 34 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 38 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 46 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Rhodes (State Suburbs) was 34 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,878 42.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 571 13.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,955 44.4 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 42.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 33 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 27 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Rhodes (State Suburbs) was 33 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 27 years.

Education Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 52 2.4 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 101 4.6 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 26 1.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 21 1.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 63 2.9 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 33 1.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 1.7 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 165 7.6 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 977 44.9 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 97 4.5 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 604 27.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,177 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Rhodes (State Suburbs) 38.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 6.8% were in primary school, 6.2% in secondary school and 52.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,347 23.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,157 83.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 138 2.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 107 2.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 609 12.2 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), 12.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 83.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,103 68.3 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 601 19.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 133 4.3 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 240 7.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,077 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,077 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rhodes (State Suburbs). Of these 68.3% were employed full time, 19.5% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 190 6.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 248 8.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 170 6.0 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 540 19.0 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,561 55.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Rhodes (State Suburbs), 6.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 31 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 29 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Rhodes (State Suburbs) was 31 years and for people who were employed part-time was 29 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 705 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,819 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,617 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rhodes (State Suburbs) was $705.

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

Unpaid work Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,819 55.7 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 815 16.1 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 291 5.8 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 579 11.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 16.1% provided care for children and 5.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,212 24.0 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,050 20.8 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 336 6.6 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 219 4.3 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rhodes (State Suburbs), 20.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 801 55.1 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 457 31.4 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 131 9.0 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 66 4.5 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Rhodes (State Suburbs), 31.4% were couple families with children, 55.1% were couple families without children and 9.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 10.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 89.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Rhodes (State Suburbs) 10.9% of single parents were male and 89.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,484 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,802 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,802 and those without children was $2,484.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 400 31.6 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 3.2 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 174 13.8 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 291 23.0 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 62 4.9 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 149 11.8 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 63 5.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 84 6.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 13.8% 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 Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,171 88.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 291 11.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), 88.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 198 9.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 103 4.7 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,838 84.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Rhodes (State Suburbs), 9.1% were separate houses, 4.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 84.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 16 0.7 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 359 16.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,284 59.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 412 19.0 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 77 3.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 24 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 16.5% had 1 bedroom, 59.1% had 2 bedrooms and 19.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 289 13.3 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 628 28.9 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,208 55.6 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 0.5 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 37 1.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Rhodes (State Suburbs), 13.3% were owned outright, 28.9% were owned with a mortgage and 55.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,429 65.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 483 22.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 258 11.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.9% were family households, 22.3% were single person households and 11.9% were group households.

Household income Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.4 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), 21.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.6% 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 Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 560 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 72.8 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 27.2 -- 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 Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.0 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.0 -- 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 Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
None 330 15.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,254 57.7 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 462 21.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 89 4.1 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 37 1.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), 57.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 21.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.1% 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 Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 42.9 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 57.1 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 40 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Rhodes (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 42.9%) were male and 4 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 40 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Rhodes % 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 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Rhodes % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 480 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Rhodes (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $480 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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