Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC10697
People 794
Male 49.1%
Female 50.9%
Median age 46
Families 218
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 0.8
All private dwellings 301
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,550
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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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
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 388 49.1 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 403 50.9 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 8 1.0 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 794 people in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW). Of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

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Age Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 46 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 37 4.7 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 45 5.7 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 55 7.0 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 63 8.0 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 37 4.7 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 28 3.6 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 26 3.3 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 39 4.9 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 49 6.2 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 79 10.0 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 59 7.5 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 73 9.3 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 62 7.9 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 59 7.5 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 40 5.1 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 25 3.2 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 12 1.5 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.3% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 407 62.4 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 7 1.1 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 46 7.1 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 10 1.5 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 182 27.9 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) aged 15 years and over, 62.4% were married and 7.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 335 61.5 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 65 11.9 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 145 26.6 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 7 2.5 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 32 11.5 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 27 9.7 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 5 1.8 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 26 9.4 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 34 12.2 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 6 2.2 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 5.0 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 32 11.5 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3 1.1 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 92 33.1 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) 34.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.8% were in primary school, 25.2% in secondary school and 17.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 199 30.5 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 79 12.1 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 19 2.9 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 53 8.1 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 90 13.8 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 26 4.0 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 54 8.3 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 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 32 4.9 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 5 0.8 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 89 13.6 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 13.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 11.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 12.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 358 33.0 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 320 29.5 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 105 9.7 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 80 7.4 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Italian 28 2.6 272,124 2.8 1,000,006 3.2

The most common ancestries in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) were Australian 33.0%, English 29.5%, Irish 9.7%, Scottish 7.4% and Italian 2.6%.

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 Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 608 77.7 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 50 6.4 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 12 1.5 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Scotland 6 0.8 28,579 0.4 119,417 0.5
Germany 5 0.6 29,541 0.4 102,595 0.4
United States of America 5 0.6 30,081 0.4 86,125 0.4

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 77.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 6.4%, New Zealand 1.5%, Scotland 0.8%, Germany 0.6% and United States of America 0.6%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 141 17.7 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 48 6.0 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 36 4.5 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 485 60.9 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 60.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 523 66.0 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 70 8.8 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 14 1.8 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Italy 13 1.6 128,148 1.7 470,138 2.0
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 12 1.5 45,238 0.6 177,536 0.8

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 66.0%, England 8.8%, New Zealand 1.8%, Italy 1.6% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.5%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 536 68.4 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 62 7.9 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 16 2.0 38,504 0.5 155,231 0.7
Italy 13 1.7 107,243 1.4 395,775 1.7
New Zealand 12 1.5 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 68.4%, England 7.9%, United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 2.0%, Italy 1.7% and New Zealand 1.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 254 32.2 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 192 24.3 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 155 19.6 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 120 15.2 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Presbyterian and Reformed 15 1.9 188,330 2.5 526,689 2.3

The most common responses for religion in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) were No Religion, so described 32.2%, Catholic 24.3%, Anglican 19.6%, Not stated 15.2% and Presbyterian and Reformed 1.9%. In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (61.3%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
French 8 1.0 23,743 0.3 70,873 0.3
Italian 5 0.6 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
Spanish 4 0.5 63,527 0.8 140,817 0.6
Macedonian 3 0.4 28,144 0.4 66,019 0.3
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English only spoken at home 684 86.8 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 14 5.1 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) 86.8% of people only spoke English at home. The only other responses for language spoken at home were French 1.0%, Italian 0.6%, Spanish 0.5% and Macedonian 0.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 275 68.9 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 93 23.3 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 24 6.0 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 7 1.8 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 399 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW). Of these 68.9% were employed full time, 23.3% were employed part-time and 1.8% 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
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 31 7.9 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 28 7.1 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 31 7.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 88 22.3 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 189 48.0 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 99 25.5 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 80 20.6 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 70 18.0 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 48 12.4 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 25 6.4 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 20 5.2 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Machinery Operators and Drivers 19 4.9 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3
Labourers 12 3.1 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5

The most common occupations in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) included Professionals 25.5%, Managers 20.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 18.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 12.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 6.4%, Sales Workers 5.2%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 4.9% and Labourers 3.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Central Government Administration 66 20.2 29,932 0.9 127,598 1.2
Defence 18 5.5 21,848 0.6 75,462 0.7
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 17 5.2 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Combined Primary and Secondary Education 12 3.7 34,152 1.0 122,286 1.1
Landscape Construction Services 10 3.1 12,104 0.4 39,602 0.4

Of the employed people in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), the most common responses for industry of employment included Central Government Administration 20.2%, Defence 5.5%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 5.2%, Combined Primary and Secondary Education 3.7% and Landscape Construction Services 3.1%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 1,059 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 2,690 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,550 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) was $1,059.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 294 75.0 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 20 5.1 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 17 4.3 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 8 2.0 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Truck 5 1.3 32,908 1.0 85,892 0.8
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 0 0.0 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 313 80.7 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 75.0%, Car, as passenger 5.1%, Worked at home 4.3%, Walked only 2.0% and Truck 1.3%. On the day, 0.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 80.7% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 521 79.7 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 171 26.1 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 83 12.7 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 173 26.2 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.1% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.2% 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
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 122 18.8 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 213 32.8 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 108 16.6 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 74 11.4 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 32.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 104 46.6 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 101 45.3 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 15 6.7 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 1.3 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 45.3% were couple families with children, 46.6% were couple families without children and 6.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 21.4 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 78.6 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% 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
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 70 33.2 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 5 2.4 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 34 16.1 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 27 12.8 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 12 5.7 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 40 19.0 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 13 6.2 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 10 4.7 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), of couple families with children, 33.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.4% had both employed part-time and 16.1% 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 Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 244 91.7 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 22 8.3 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 91.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 244 100.0 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.2 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 9 3.7 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 11 4.5 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 78 31.8 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 140 57.1 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.6 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 4.5% had 2 bedrooms and 31.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 91 36.7 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 128 51.6 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 23 9.3 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 1.2 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 3 1.2 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 36.7% were owned outright, 51.6% were owned with a mortgage and 9.3% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 214 87.3 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 28 11.4 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 1.2 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), of all households, 87.3% were family households, 11.4% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

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Household income Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 9.0 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 41.0 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 9.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 41.0% 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 Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 340 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.3 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 1.7 -- 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 Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 3 1.2 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 26 10.5 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 112 45.3 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 101 40.9 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 2.0 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 10.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 15 6.1 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 225 92.2 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 4 1.6 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 92.2% 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.
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 5 62.5 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 3 37.5 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 30 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), 62.5% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 37.5% were female. The median age was 30 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
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 2,249 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0 persons, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,249.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) % Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Burra (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional - NSW), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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