Fowler

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code CED115
People 164,235
Male 49.3%
Female 50.7%
Median age 36
Families 41,968
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 1.1
All private dwellings 54,034
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,212
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $334
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 80,936 49.3 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 83,295 50.7 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 1,333 0.8 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 164,235 people in Fowler. Of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

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Age Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 10,547 6.4 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 10,361 6.3 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 10,414 6.3 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 11,193 6.8 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 12,628 7.7 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 12,138 7.4 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 11,620 7.1 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 10,517 6.4 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 10,567 6.4 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 10,944 6.7 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 11,063 6.7 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 11,000 6.7 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 9,229 5.6 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 7,410 4.5 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 4,941 3.0 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 3,883 2.4 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 2,815 1.7 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 2,947 1.8 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Fowler was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 64,145 48.3 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 5,302 4.0 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 11,970 9.0 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 7,323 5.5 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 44,161 33.2 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Fowler aged 15 years and over, 48.3% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 55,720 46.1 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 5,711 4.7 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 59,435 49.2 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Fowler, of people aged 15 years and over, 46.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 2,091 3.9 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 9,253 17.4 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 2,620 4.9 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 830 1.6 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 8,703 16.4 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 2,258 4.3 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 847 1.6 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3,769 7.1 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 8,241 15.5 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 2,112 4.0 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 12,345 23.3 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Fowler 32.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.9% were in primary school, 22.2% in secondary school and 22.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 16,837 12.7 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 9,894 7.4 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 2,491 1.9 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 11,845 8.9 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 30,235 22.8 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 5,150 3.9 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 14,720 11.1 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 147 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 25 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 17,743 13.4 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 7,136 5.4 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 13,244 10.0 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Fowler, 22.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 10.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.4% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnamese 31,739 16.3 109,588 1.1 294,798 0.9
Chinese 21,883 11.2 514,594 5.2 1,213,903 3.9
Australian 15,729 8.1 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 14,317 7.4 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Italian 8,610 4.4 272,124 2.8 1,000,006 3.2

The most common ancestries in Fowler were Vietnamese 16.3%, Chinese 11.2%, Australian 8.1%, English 7.4% and Italian 4.4%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Fowler (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 65,666 40.0 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
Vietnam 24,999 15.2 84,130 1.1 219,355 0.9
Iraq 11,246 6.8 40,271 0.5 67,352 0.3
Cambodia 5,568 3.4 12,439 0.2 33,149 0.1
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3,577 2.2 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
India 2,589 1.6 143,459 1.9 455,389 1.9

In Fowler, 40.0% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were Vietnam 15.2%, Iraq 6.8%, Cambodia 3.4%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.2% and India 1.6%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 124,918 76.1 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 5,448 3.3 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 3,991 2.4 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 18,096 11.0 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Fowler, 11.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 76.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnam 35,510 21.6 121,066 1.6 320,208 1.4
Australia 22,246 13.5 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
Iraq 16,047 9.8 60,069 0.8 102,691 0.4
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 8,557 5.2 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0
Cambodia 8,260 5.0 19,746 0.3 52,881 0.2

In Fowler, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Vietnam 21.6%, Australia 13.5%, Iraq 9.8%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 5.2% and Cambodia 5.0%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnam 36,913 22.5 127,352 1.7 335,060 1.4
Australia 23,789 14.5 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
Iraq 15,887 9.7 58,777 0.8 100,061 0.4
Cambodia 8,832 5.4 20,931 0.3 56,038 0.2
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 7,337 4.5 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0

In Fowler, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Vietnam 22.5%, Australia 14.5%, Iraq 9.7%, Cambodia 5.4% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Catholic 43,812 26.7 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Buddhism 32,536 19.8 207,956 2.8 563,674 2.4
No Religion, so described 21,597 13.1 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 14,517 8.8 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Islam 10,443 6.4 267,659 3.6 604,240 2.6

The most common responses for religion in Fowler were Catholic 26.7%, Buddhism 19.8%, No Religion, so described 13.1%, Not stated 8.8% and Islam 6.4%. In Fowler, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (51.8%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnamese 32,465 19.8 102,896 1.4 277,400 1.2
Arabic 12,845 7.8 200,825 2.7 321,728 1.4
Cantonese 7,211 4.4 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 6,624 4.0 20,317 0.3 28,349 0.1
Khmer 5,262 3.2 11,694 0.2 35,428 0.2
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English only spoken at home 41,569 25.3 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 37,145 72.3 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Fowler 25.3% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Vietnamese 19.8%, Arabic 7.8%, Cantonese 4.4%, Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 4.0% and Khmer 3.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 37,975 56.7 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 18,565 27.7 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 3,425 5.1 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 7,013 10.5 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 66,978 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fowler. Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 27.7% were employed part-time and 10.5% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 6,734 11.2 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 5,983 10.0 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 5,847 9.8 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 15,452 25.8 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 22,524 37.6 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Fowler, 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 8,908 14.9 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 8,757 14.6 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 8,706 14.5 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 8,261 13.8 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Machinery Operators and Drivers 7,018 11.7 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3
Community and Personal Service Workers 6,187 10.3 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 5,626 9.4 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Managers 4,771 8.0 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0

The most common occupations in Fowler included Professionals 14.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.6%, Labourers 14.5%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.8%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 11.7%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.3%, Sales Workers 9.4% and Managers 8.0%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 1,658 2.8 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Cafes and Restaurants 1,308 2.2 80,552 2.4 253,385 2.4
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 1,275 2.1 74,487 2.2 254,275 2.4
Banking 1,162 1.9 63,678 1.9 144,232 1.3
Takeaway Food Services 1,112 1.9 56,957 1.7 189,447 1.8

Of the employed people in Fowler, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 2.8%, Cafes and Restaurants 2.2%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.1%, Banking 1.9% and Takeaway Food Services 1.9%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 452 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,275 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,212 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fowler was $452.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 37,516 62.6 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 5,186 8.7 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 3,917 6.5 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Walked only 1,627 2.7 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 1,310 2.2 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
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People who travelled to work by public transport 9,456 15.8 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 43,730 72.9 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Fowler, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 62.6%, Train 8.7%, Car, as passenger 6.5%, Walked only 2.7% and Worked at home 2.2%. On the day, 15.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 72.9% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 70,900 53.3 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 30,827 23.2 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 16,195 12.2 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 12,232 9.2 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Fowler, of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.2% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 25,273 19.0 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 23,864 18.0 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 10,968 8.3 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 10,786 8.1 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fowler, 18.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 10,091 24.0 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 21,186 50.5 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 9,698 23.1 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 996 2.4 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Fowler, 50.5% were couple families with children, 24.0% were couple families without children and 23.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 14.6 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 85.4 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Fowler, 14.6% of single parents were male and 85.4% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 4,953 15.8 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 1,016 3.2 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 3,776 12.1 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 6,120 19.6 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 2,711 8.7 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 9,706 31.0 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 1,358 4.3 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 1,636 5.2 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Fowler, of couple families with children, 15.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 12.1% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 48,245 94.7 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 2,674 5.3 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Fowler, 94.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 30,568 63.4 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6,086 12.6 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 11,145 23.1 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 274 0.6 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Fowler, 63.4% were separate houses, 12.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 23.1% were flats or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 209 0.4 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 1,997 4.1 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 11,241 23.3 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 18,409 38.2 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 14,886 30.9 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,504 3.1 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Fowler, of occupied private dwellings 4.1% had 1 bedroom, 23.3% had 2 bedrooms and 38.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 3.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 14,353 29.8 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 13,455 27.9 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 18,407 38.2 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 329 0.7 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,698 3.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Fowler, 29.8% were owned outright, 27.9% were owned with a mortgage and 38.2% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 38,617 80.0 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 8,360 17.3 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 1,274 2.6 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Fowler, of all households, 80.0% were family households, 17.3% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

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Household income Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 23.7 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.4 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Fowler, 23.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 11.4% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 334 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.6 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 19.4 -- 12.9 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.9 -- 7.4 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 5,521 11.4 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 16,679 34.6 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 14,648 30.4 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 9,363 19.4 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 2,030 4.2 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Fowler, 34.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 8,833 18.3 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 37,639 78.0 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,773 3.7 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Fowler, 78.0% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 696 52.1 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 640 47.9 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Fowler, 52.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 47.9% were female. The median age was 23 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,126 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Fowler, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,126.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Fowler % Fowler New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 300 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,665 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Fowler, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,665.

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Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.