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Molong

Code SSC11572 (SSC)
People 2,515
Male 1,219
Female 1,296
Median age 39
Families 680
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,060
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,008
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,417
Median weekly rent $175
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 2,515 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,219 48.5 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,296 51.5 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 84 3.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,515 people in Molong (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.3% of the population.

Age Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 190 7.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 190 7.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 214 8.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 164 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 116 4.6 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 121 4.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 138 5.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 137 5.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 134 5.3 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 169 6.7 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 168 6.7 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 138 5.5 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 172 6.8 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 124 4.9 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 105 4.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 101 4.0 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 66 2.6 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 68 2.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Molong (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,057 54.9 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 50 2.6 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 145 7.5 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 152 7.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 521 27.1 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Molong (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.9% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Molong (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 985 56.3 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 134 7.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 631 36.1 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Molong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Molong (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 67 9.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 190 25.8 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 45 6.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 15 2.0 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 158 21.5 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 15 2.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 40 5.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 51 6.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 37 5.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 7 1.0 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 111 15.1 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 736 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Molong (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.0% were in primary school, 29.1% in secondary school and 11.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,265 90.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 191 7.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 119 4.9 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 90 3.7 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,017 83.5 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Molong (State Suburbs), 83.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 721 64.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 288 25.8 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 69 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 39 3.5 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,117 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,117 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Molong (State Suburbs). Of these 64.5% were employed full time, 25.8% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 101 9.4 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 87 8.1 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 94 8.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 158 14.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 558 51.8 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Molong (State Suburbs), 9.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Molong (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 502 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,221 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,008 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Molong (State Suburbs) was $502.

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

Unpaid work Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,412 73.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 582 30.2 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 239 12.4 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 517 26.9 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Molong (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.2% provided care for children and 12.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 391 20.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 489 25.4 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 260 13.5 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 272 14.1 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Molong (State Suburbs), 25.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 285 41.9 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 292 42.9 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 90 13.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.9 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Molong (State Suburbs), 42.9% were couple families with children, 41.9% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.2 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.8 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Molong (State Suburbs) 22.2% of single parents were male and 77.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 1,852 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,910 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Molong (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,910 and those without children was $1,852.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 122 21.0 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 2.6 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 113 19.4 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 102 17.6 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 119 20.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 40 6.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 41 7.1 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Molong (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 19.4% 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 Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 922 88.3 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 122 11.7 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Molong (State Suburbs), 88.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 854 92.5 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 2.6 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 23 2.5 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 19 2.1 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Molong (State Suburbs), 92.5% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 25 2.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 177 19.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 367 39.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 335 36.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 18 2.0 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 Molong (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 19.2% had 2 bedrooms and 39.8% 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 Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 368 39.9 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 314 34.1 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 196 21.3 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 1.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 29 3.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Molong (State Suburbs), 39.9% were owned outright, 34.1% were owned with a mortgage and 21.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 670 72.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 230 25.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 20 2.2 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Molong (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.8% were family households, 25.0% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.5 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Molong (State Suburbs), 31.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.9% 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 Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 175 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,417 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
None 51 5.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 299 32.4 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 367 39.8 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 190 20.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 1.6 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Molong (State Suburbs), 32.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.6% 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 Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 83 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 36 43.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 47 56.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Molong (State Suburbs), there were 83 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 36 (or 43.4%) were male and 47 (or 56.6%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Molong % 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 3.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 880 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Molong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $880.

Mortgage and rent Molong % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 195 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Molong (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $195 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,600.

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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