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Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Corrimal

Code SSC10625 (SSC)
People 6,325
Male 3,046
Female 3,279
Median age 41
Families 1,715
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,776
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $963
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 6,325 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,046 48.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,279 51.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 152 2.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,325 people in Corrimal (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

Age Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 384 6.1 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 331 5.2 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 355 5.6 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 380 6.0 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 366 5.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 375 5.9 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 390 6.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 442 7.0 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 415 6.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 443 7.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 442 7.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 369 5.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 383 6.1 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 280 4.4 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 256 4.0 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 266 4.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 240 3.8 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 206 3.3 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Corrimal (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,496 47.5 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 152 2.9 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 490 9.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 469 8.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,649 31.4 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Corrimal (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.5% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Corrimal (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,336 48.4 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 373 7.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,119 43.9 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Corrimal (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 145 8.3 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 272 15.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 131 7.5 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 23 1.3 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 245 14.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 122 7.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 20 1.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 157 8.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 247 14.1 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 37 2.1 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 356 20.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,755 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Corrimal (State Suburbs) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.2% were in primary school, 22.1% in secondary school and 23.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 4,812 76.1 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,743 29.0 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 530 8.8 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 393 6.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,351 55.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), 55.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,676 57.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 900 30.9 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 166 5.7 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 174 6.0 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,916 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,916 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Corrimal (State Suburbs). Of these 57.5% were employed full time, 30.9% were employed part-time and 6.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 307 11.2 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 318 11.6 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 272 9.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 581 21.2 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,093 40.0 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Corrimal (State Suburbs), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Corrimal (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 474 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,383 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 963 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Corrimal (State Suburbs) was $474.

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

Unpaid work Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,727 70.9 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,520 28.9 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 693 13.2 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 865 16.5 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.9% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,134 21.6 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,329 25.3 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 686 13.1 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 579 11.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Corrimal (State Suburbs), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 657 38.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 725 42.3 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 306 17.8 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 27 1.6 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Corrimal (State Suburbs), 42.3% were couple families with children, 38.3% were couple families without children and 17.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Corrimal (State Suburbs) 17.9% of single parents were male and 82.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,090 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,225 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,225 and those without children was $2,090.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 228 16.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 3.0 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 316 22.9 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 199 14.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 70 5.1 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 367 26.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 87 6.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 72 5.2 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% 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 Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,535 94.1 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 159 5.9 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,652 65.1 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 492 19.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 372 14.7 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 17 0.7 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Corrimal (State Suburbs), 65.1% were separate houses, 19.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 114 4.5 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 716 28.2 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,137 44.8 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 521 20.5 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 44 1.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 28.2% had 2 bedrooms and 44.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 933 36.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 776 30.6 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 738 29.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 19 0.7 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 2.7 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Corrimal (State Suburbs), 36.8% were owned outright, 30.6% were owned with a mortgage and 29.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 1,692 66.7 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 772 30.4 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 73 2.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.7% were family households, 30.4% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), 32.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.2% 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 Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
None 333 13.1 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 976 38.5 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 818 32.3 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 315 12.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 93 3.7 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), 38.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.4% 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 Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 150 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 71 47.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 79 52.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Corrimal (State Suburbs), there were 150 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 71 (or 47.3%) were male and 79 (or 52.7%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Corrimal % 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 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 974 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $974.

Mortgage and rent Corrimal % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,817 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Corrimal (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,817.

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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