Wentworth (A)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA18200
People 6,794
Male 51.6%
Female 48.4%
Median age 44
Families 1,735
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 3,276
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,052
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $160
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
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 3,512 51.6 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,288 48.4 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 650 9.6 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,794 people in Wentworth (A). Of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 9.6% of the population.

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Age Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 423 6.2 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 449 6.6 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 408 6.0 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 397 5.8 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 324 4.8 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 316 4.6 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 365 5.4 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 321 4.7 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 425 6.2 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 457 6.7 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 496 7.3 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 539 7.9 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 502 7.4 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 513 7.5 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 339 5.0 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 246 3.6 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 145 2.1 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 135 2.0 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Wentworth (A) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.3% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 2,873 52.0 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 202 3.7 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 465 8.4 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 312 5.7 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,670 30.2 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Wentworth (A) aged 15 years and over, 52.0% were married and 12.0% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 2,321 51.2 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 514 11.3 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,698 37.5 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Wentworth (A), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 123 5.9 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 447 21.6 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 77 3.7 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 29 1.4 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 277 13.4 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 80 3.9 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 19 0.9 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 101 4.9 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 96 4.6 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 35 1.7 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 789 38.1 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Wentworth (A) 30.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.8% were in primary school, 18.6% in secondary school and 9.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 507 9.2 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 366 6.6 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 152 2.7 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 889 16.1 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 538 9.7 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 433 7.8 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 744 13.4 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 4 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 791 14.3 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 23 0.4 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 959 17.3 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Wentworth (A), 9.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 18.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 6.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 2,773 31.6 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 2,472 28.1 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Scottish 672 7.6 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 625 7.1 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
German 349 4.0 236,146 2.4 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Wentworth (A) were Australian 31.6%, English 28.1%, Scottish 7.6%, Irish 7.1% and German 4.0%.

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 Wentworth (A) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,650 83.2 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 95 1.4 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 65 1.0 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Italy 46 0.7 49,476 0.7 174,042 0.7
Scotland 15 0.2 28,579 0.4 119,417 0.5
Germany 14 0.2 29,541 0.4 102,595 0.4

In Wentworth (A), 83.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 1.4%, New Zealand 1.0%, Italy 0.7%, Scotland 0.2% and Germany 0.2%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 553 8.1 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 228 3.4 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 159 2.3 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 5,034 74.0 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Wentworth (A), 74.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,256 77.5 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 190 2.8 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
Italy 154 2.3 128,148 1.7 470,138 2.0
New Zealand 86 1.3 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Scotland 39 0.6 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2

In Wentworth (A), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 77.5%, England 2.8%, Italy 2.3%, New Zealand 1.3% and Scotland 0.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,291 78.1 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 158 2.3 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
Italy 133 2.0 107,243 1.4 395,775 1.7
New Zealand 83 1.2 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Netherlands 42 0.6 34,775 0.5 152,088 0.6

In Wentworth (A), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 78.1%, England 2.3%, Italy 2.0%, New Zealand 1.2% and Netherlands 0.6%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 2,258 33.2 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,400 20.6 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 1,042 15.3 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 926 13.6 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 430 6.3 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Wentworth (A) were No Religion, so described 33.2%, Catholic 20.6%, Anglican 15.3%, Not stated 13.6% and Uniting Church 6.3%. In Wentworth (A), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (59.6%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Italian 79 1.2 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
Aboriginal English, so described 10 0.1 169 0.0 651 0.0
Dutch 7 0.1 8,686 0.1 33,835 0.1
Turkish 6 0.1 21,620 0.3 58,355 0.2
Croatian 5 0.1 21,156 0.3 56,885 0.2
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English only spoken at home 5,843 86.3 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 139 5.0 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Wentworth (A) 86.3% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 1.2%, Aboriginal English, so described 0.1%, Dutch 0.1%, Turkish 0.1% and Croatian 0.1%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,692 56.9 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 886 29.8 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 214 7.2 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 180 6.1 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 2,972 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wentworth (A). Of these 56.9% were employed full time, 29.8% were employed part-time and 6.1% 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
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 318 11.4 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 256 9.2 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 320 11.4 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 470 16.8 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,225 43.8 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Wentworth (A), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Managers 626 22.5 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Labourers 379 13.6 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Professionals 367 13.2 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 356 12.8 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 289 10.4 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 270 9.7 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 232 8.3 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 213 7.6 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Wentworth (A) included Managers 22.5%, Labourers 13.6%, Professionals 13.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 12.8%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 10.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.7%, Sales Workers 8.3% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Grape Growing 142 5.3 918 0.0 6,278 0.1
Citrus Fruit Growing 101 3.8 555 0.0 2,201 0.0
Sheep Farming (Specialised) 86 3.2 6,728 0.2 18,197 0.2
Primary Education 80 3.0 65,204 1.9 231,198 2.2
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 68 2.5 74,487 2.2 254,275 2.4

Of the employed people in Wentworth (A), the most common responses for industry of employment included Grape Growing 5.3%, Citrus Fruit Growing 3.8%, Sheep Farming (Specialised) 3.2%, Primary Education 3.0% and Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.5%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 555 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,308 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,052 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wentworth (A) was $555.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,816 65.3 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 274 9.9 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 143 5.1 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 126 4.5 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Other 38 1.4 18,811 0.6 73,512 0.7
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People who travelled to work by public transport 22 0.8 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,962 70.3 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Wentworth (A), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 65.3%, Worked at home 9.9%, Walked only 5.1%, Car, as passenger 4.5% and Other 1.4%. On the day, 0.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 70.3% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,607 65.4 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,414 25.6 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 655 11.9 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,287 23.3 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Wentworth (A), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.6% 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, 23.3% 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
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 965 17.5 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,380 25.0 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 682 12.4 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 577 10.5 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wentworth (A), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 790 45.3 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 676 38.8 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 259 14.9 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 19 1.1 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Wentworth (A), 38.8% were couple families with children, 45.3% were couple families without children and 14.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 24.8 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 75.2 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Wentworth (A), 24.8% of single parents were male and 75.2% 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
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 308 21.1 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 57 3.9 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 302 20.7 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 151 10.3 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 74 5.1 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 368 25.2 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 101 6.9 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 98 6.7 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Wentworth (A), of couple families with children, 21.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 20.7% 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 Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,419 83.3 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 485 16.7 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Wentworth (A), 83.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 2,163 89.4 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 38 1.6 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 115 4.8 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 80 3.3 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Wentworth (A), 89.4% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.8% were flats or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 21 0.9 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 114 4.7 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 376 15.5 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,118 46.1 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 699 28.8 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 95 3.9 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wentworth (A), of occupied private dwellings 4.7% had 1 bedroom, 15.5% had 2 bedrooms and 46.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 927 38.3 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 760 31.4 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 606 25.0 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 28 1.2 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 101 4.2 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Wentworth (A), 38.3% were owned outright, 31.4% were owned with a mortgage and 25.0% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 1,707 70.5 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 662 27.4 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 51 2.1 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Wentworth (A), of all households, 70.5% were family households, 27.4% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

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Household income Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 26.9 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.6 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Wentworth (A), 26.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 8.6% 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 Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 160 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.1 -- 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 Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 164 6.8 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 670 27.7 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 950 39.3 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 512 21.2 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 121 5.0 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Wentworth (A), 27.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 576 23.8 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,756 72.5 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 89 3.7 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Wentworth (A), 72.5% 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.
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 313 48.6 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 331 51.4 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Wentworth (A), 48.6% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 51.4% were female. The median age was 26 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
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 744 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Wentworth (A), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $744.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Wentworth (A) % Wentworth (A) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 175 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 901 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Wentworth (A), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $175 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $901.

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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.