Griffith (C)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA13450
People 25,641
Male 49.9%
Female 50.1%
Median age 37
Families 6,337
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 10,274
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,331
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,495
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

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People

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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
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 12,795 49.9 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 12,847 50.1 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 1,226 4.8 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 25,641 people in Griffith (C). Of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.8% of the population.

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Age Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 37 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,793 7.0 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,797 7.0 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,774 6.9 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 1,624 6.3 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 1,537 6.0 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,832 7.1 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,687 6.6 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,519 5.9 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,578 6.2 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,650 6.4 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,675 6.5 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,603 6.3 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,434 5.6 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 1,181 4.6 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 871 3.4 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 799 3.1 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 619 2.4 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 669 2.6 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Griffith (C) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 10,519 51.9 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 657 3.2 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,204 5.9 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,331 6.6 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 6,563 32.4 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Griffith (C) aged 15 years and over, 51.9% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 8,889 51.6 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,518 8.8 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 6,812 39.6 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Griffith (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 493 6.1 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,641 20.2 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 564 7.0 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 20 0.2 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 1,005 12.4 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 588 7.2 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 43 0.5 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 473 5.8 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 381 4.7 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 147 1.8 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 2,760 34.0 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Griffith (C) 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.5% were in primary school, 20.2% in secondary school and 10.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,127 10.5 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,213 6.0 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 587 2.9 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 3,009 14.9 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 2,634 13.0 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 830 4.1 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 3,397 16.8 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 11 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 4 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 2,602 12.9 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 275 1.4 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 3,037 15.0 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Griffith (C), 13.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 7,734 22.9 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 7,019 20.8 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Italian 6,421 19.0 272,124 2.8 1,000,006 3.2
Irish 2,116 6.3 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 1,732 5.1 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Griffith (C) were Australian 22.9%, English 20.8%, Italian 19.0%, Irish 6.3% and Scottish 5.1%.

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 Griffith (C) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 18,126 70.7 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
Italy 1,055 4.1 49,476 0.7 174,042 0.7
India 978 3.8 143,459 1.9 455,389 1.9
New Zealand 432 1.7 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
England 230 0.9 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
Philippines 222 0.9 86,749 1.2 232,386 1.0

In Griffith (C), 70.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were Italy 4.1%, India 3.8%, New Zealand 1.7%, England 0.9% and Philippines 0.9%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 7,256 28.3 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,450 5.7 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 774 3.0 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 13,548 52.8 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Griffith (C), 52.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 14,403 56.2 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
Italy 3,286 12.8 128,148 1.7 470,138 2.0
India 1,302 5.1 195,217 2.6 616,939 2.6
England 488 1.9 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 341 1.3 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6

In Griffith (C), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 56.2%, Italy 12.8%, India 5.1%, England 1.9% and New Zealand 1.3%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 15,096 59.0 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
Italy 2,796 10.9 107,243 1.4 395,775 1.7
India 1,282 5.0 191,594 2.6 605,777 2.6
England 430 1.7 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 369 1.4 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6

In Griffith (C), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 59.0%, Italy 10.9%, India 5.0%, England 1.7% and New Zealand 1.4%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Catholic 10,125 39.5 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
No Religion, so described 3,604 14.1 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 3,344 13.0 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 2,812 11.0 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 1,384 5.4 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Griffith (C) were Catholic 39.5%, No Religion, so described 14.1%, Anglican 13.0%, Not stated 11.0% and Uniting Church 5.4%. In Griffith (C), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (75.6%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Italian 1,920 7.5 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
Punjabi 793 3.1 33,435 0.4 132,496 0.6
Samoan 245 1.0 16,544 0.2 44,869 0.2
Gujarati 233 0.9 18,873 0.3 52,888 0.2
Mandarin 223 0.9 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
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English only spoken at home 17,858 69.8 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 2,327 24.9 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Griffith (C) 69.8% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 7.5%, Punjabi 3.1%, Samoan 1.0%, Gujarati 0.9% and Mandarin 0.9%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 7,579 61.6 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 3,493 28.4 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 638 5.2 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 586 4.8 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 12,296 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Griffith (C). Of these 61.6% were employed full time, 28.4% were employed part-time and 4.8% 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
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 1,177 10.0 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 1,093 9.3 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 1,229 10.5 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 2,623 22.4 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 4,956 42.3 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Griffith (C), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Labourers 2,098 17.9 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Managers 1,804 15.4 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Technicians and Trades Workers 1,611 13.8 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Professionals 1,547 13.2 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 1,373 11.7 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 1,240 10.6 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 1,036 8.8 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Machinery Operators and Drivers 800 6.8 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Griffith (C) included Labourers 17.9%, Managers 15.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.8%, Professionals 13.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.7%, Sales Workers 10.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.8% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 6.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Poultry Processing 736 6.4 5,064 0.1 13,479 0.1
Wine and Other Alcoholic Beverage Manufacturing 718 6.2 2,949 0.1 14,651 0.1
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 316 2.7 74,487 2.2 254,275 2.4
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 296 2.6 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Primary Education 282 2.4 65,204 1.9 231,198 2.2

Of the employed people in Griffith (C), the most common responses for industry of employment included Poultry Processing 6.4%, Wine and Other Alcoholic Beverage Manufacturing 6.2%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.7%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 2.6% and Primary Education 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 674 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,555 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,331 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Griffith (C) was $674.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 8,574 73.3 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 927 7.9 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 463 4.0 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 334 2.9 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Truck 103 0.9 32,908 1.0 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 35 0.3 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 9,576 81.7 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Griffith (C), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 73.3%, Car, as passenger 7.9%, Worked at home 4.0%, Walked only 2.9% and Truck 0.9%. On the day, 0.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 81.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 12,870 63.5 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 5,537 27.3 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,410 11.9 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,652 18.0 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Griffith (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% 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
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 4,049 20.0 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 4,692 23.1 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 2,296 11.3 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,832 9.0 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Griffith (C), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 2,344 37.0 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 2,957 46.7 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 934 14.7 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 103 1.6 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Griffith (C), 46.7% were couple families with children, 37.0% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 17.2 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.8 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Griffith (C), 17.2% of single parents were male and 82.8% 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
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 1,207 22.8 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 206 3.9 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,389 26.2 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 686 12.9 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 241 4.5 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 986 18.6 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 288 5.4 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 295 5.6 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Griffith (C), of couple families with children, 22.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 26.2% 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

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 8,497 90.1 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 935 9.9 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Griffith (C), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 7,096 83.5 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 410 4.8 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 837 9.9 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 90 1.1 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Griffith (C), 83.5% were separate houses, 4.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.9% were flats or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 32 0.4 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 279 3.3 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,196 14.1 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 3,703 43.6 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 2,980 35.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 294 3.5 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Griffith (C), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 14.1% had 2 bedrooms and 43.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.7 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 2,902 34.2 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 2,434 28.7 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 2,747 32.4 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 67 0.8 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 330 3.9 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Griffith (C), 34.2% were owned outright, 28.7% were owned with a mortgage and 32.4% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 6,186 73.0 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,027 23.9 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 266 3.1 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Griffith (C), of all households, 73.0% were family households, 23.9% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

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Household income Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 20.5 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.2 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Griffith (C), 20.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 11.2% 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 Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 220 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,495 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 488 5.8 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 2,563 30.2 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 3,218 37.9 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 1,815 21.4 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 397 4.7 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Griffith (C), 30.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,969 23.2 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 6,208 73.1 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 312 3.7 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Griffith (C), 73.1% 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.
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 616 50.1 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 613 49.9 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Griffith (C), 50.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 49.9% were female. The median age was 22 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
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,037 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Griffith (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,037.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Griffith (C) % Griffith (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 200 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Griffith (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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.