2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Berry

Code SSC10197 (SSC)
People 2,421
Male 1,133
Female 1,288
Median age 52
Families 693
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,149
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,054
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,800
Median weekly rent $295
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,421 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,133 46.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,288 53.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 0.7 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,421 people in Berry (State Suburbs) of these 46.8% were male and 53.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 110 4.5 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 116 4.8 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 136 5.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 136 5.6 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 73 3.0 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 58 2.4 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 89 3.7 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 120 5.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 125 5.2 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 145 6.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 197 8.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 176 7.3 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 197 8.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 193 8.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 172 7.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 137 5.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 118 4.9 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 124 5.1 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Berry (State Suburbs) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 30.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,223 59.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 47 2.3 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 150 7.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 206 10.0 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 435 21.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Berry (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.3% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Berry (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,096 60.6 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 134 7.4 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 580 32.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Berry (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Berry (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 51 8.6 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 130 21.9 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 3.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 93 15.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 3.9 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 6.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 48 8.1 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 66 11.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 10 1.7 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 114 19.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 594 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Berry (State Suburbs) 24.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.5% were in primary school, 26.1% in secondary school and 18.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 1,919 79.2 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 483 21.1 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 146 6.4 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 128 5.6 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,534 67.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Berry (State Suburbs), 67.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 532 51.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 410 39.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 47 4.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 39 3.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,028 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,028 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Berry (State Suburbs). Of these 51.8% were employed full time, 39.9% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 145 14.6 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 137 13.8 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 127 12.8 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 120 12.1 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 413 41.6 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Berry (State Suburbs), 14.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Berry (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 528 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,295 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,054 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Berry (State Suburbs) was $528.

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

Unpaid work Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,543 75.0 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 521 25.3 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 261 12.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 637 30.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Berry (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.3% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 30.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 344 16.7 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 546 26.5 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 356 17.3 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 296 14.4 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Berry (State Suburbs), 26.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 379 54.6 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 253 36.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 59 8.5 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.4 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Berry (State Suburbs), 36.5% were couple families with children, 54.6% were couple families without children and 8.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Berry (State Suburbs) 29.5% of single parents were male and 70.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,779 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,113 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Berry (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,113 and those without children was $1,779.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 74 11.8 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 38 6.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 144 22.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 65 10.3 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 7.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 207 32.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 17 2.7 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 36 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Berry (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.8% had both partners employed full-time, 6.0% had both employed part-time and 22.9% 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 Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 946 84.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 177 15.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Berry (State Suburbs), 84.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 782 82.8 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 126 13.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 33 3.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Berry (State Suburbs), 82.8% were separate houses, 13.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 2.1 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 181 19.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 386 40.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 346 36.6 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.1 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Berry (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 19.1% had 2 bedrooms and 40.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 487 51.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 257 27.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 133 14.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 45 4.8 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Berry (State Suburbs), 51.5% were owned outright, 27.2% were owned with a mortgage and 14.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 690 72.9 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 238 25.2 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 1.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Berry (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.9% were family households, 25.2% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.8 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Berry (State Suburbs), 26.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.9% 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 Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 295 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
None 35 3.7 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 378 40.0 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 355 37.6 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 155 16.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 2.3 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Berry (State Suburbs), 40.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.6% 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 Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 31.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 11 68.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Berry (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 31.2%) were male and 11 (or 68.8%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Berry % 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 4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Berry (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Berry % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Berry (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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