Cabramatta

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC10740
People 21,783
Male 48.8%
Female 51.2%
Median age 36
Families 5,477
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 7,182
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $968
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,371
Median weekly rent $310
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3

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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
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 10,633 48.8 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 11,152 51.2 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 40 0.2 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 21,783 people in Cabramatta. Of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

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Age Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 36 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,364 6.3 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,303 6.0 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,240 5.7 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 1,534 7.0 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 1,734 8.0 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,692 7.8 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,530 7.0 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,301 6.0 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,435 6.6 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,622 7.4 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,501 6.9 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,478 6.8 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 1,216 5.6 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 893 4.1 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 545 2.5 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 481 2.2 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 395 1.8 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 534 2.4 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Cabramatta was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 7,975 44.6 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 726 4.1 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 2,245 12.6 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 1,045 5.8 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 5,893 33.0 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Cabramatta aged 15 years and over, 44.6% were married and 16.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 6,547 40.3 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 741 4.6 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 8,969 55.2 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Cabramatta, of people aged 15 years and over, 40.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 268 3.8 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 1,303 18.6 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 211 3.0 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 31 0.4 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 1,345 19.2 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 168 2.4 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 52 0.7 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 572 8.2 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 1,209 17.3 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 408 5.8 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,428 20.4 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Cabramatta 32.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.2% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 25.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,747 9.8 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,032 5.8 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 239 1.3 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 988 5.5 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 4,781 26.8 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 792 4.4 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,852 10.4 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 15 0.1 4,849 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 11 0.1 625 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 2,769 15.5 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 1,618 9.1 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,661 9.3 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Cabramatta, 26.8% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 6.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.8% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnamese 8,298 33.0 109,588 1.1 294,798 0.9
Chinese 6,157 24.5 514,594 5.2 1,213,903 3.9
Khmer (Cambodian) 2,056 8.2 15,495 0.2 45,728 0.1
English 1,169 4.7 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 970 3.9 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3

The most common ancestries in Cabramatta were Vietnamese 33.0%, Chinese 24.5%, Khmer (Cambodian) 8.2%, English 4.7% and Australian 3.9%.

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 Cabramatta (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 6,326 29.1 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
Vietnam 7,598 35.0 84,130 1.1 219,355 0.9
Cambodia 1,880 8.6 12,439 0.2 33,149 0.1
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1,025 4.7 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
Thailand 419 1.9 26,719 0.4 66,229 0.3
Laos 304 1.4 5,227 0.1 10,402 0.0

In Cabramatta, 29.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were Vietnam 35.0%, Cambodia 8.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.7%, Thailand 1.9% and Laos 1.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 19,048 87.4 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 236 1.1 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 317 1.5 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 733 3.4 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Cabramatta, 3.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 87.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnam 9,571 44.0 121,066 1.6 320,208 1.4
Cambodia 2,635 12.1 19,746 0.3 52,881 0.2
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2,460 11.3 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0
Australia 1,063 4.9 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
Laos 419 1.9 8,029 0.1 17,298 0.1

In Cabramatta, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Vietnam 44.0%, Cambodia 12.1%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 11.3%, Australia 4.9% and Laos 1.9%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnam 10,051 46.2 127,352 1.7 335,060 1.4
Cambodia 2,832 13.0 20,931 0.3 56,038 0.2
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2,105 9.7 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0
Australia 985 4.5 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
Laos 428 2.0 8,415 0.1 17,933 0.1

In Cabramatta, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Vietnam 46.2%, Cambodia 13.0%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9.7%, Australia 4.5% and Laos 2.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Buddhism 9,351 43.0 207,956 2.8 563,674 2.4
No Religion, so described 4,310 19.8 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 3,038 14.0 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 1,754 8.1 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Eastern Orthodox 641 2.9 188,442 2.5 502,801 2.1

The most common responses for religion in Cabramatta were Buddhism 43.0%, No Religion, so described 19.8%, Catholic 14.0%, Not stated 8.1% and Eastern Orthodox 2.9%. In Cabramatta, Buddhism was the largest religious group reported overall (46.7%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Vietnamese 8,726 40.1 102,896 1.4 277,400 1.2
Cantonese 2,386 11.0 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
Khmer 1,766 8.1 11,694 0.2 35,428 0.2
Mandarin 1,083 5.0 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Min Nan 472 2.2 7,210 0.1 17,905 0.1
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English only spoken at home 2,694 12.4 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 5,868 86.2 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Cabramatta 12.4% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Vietnamese 40.1%, Cantonese 11.0%, Khmer 8.1%, Mandarin 5.0% and Min Nan 2.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 4,306 49.1 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 2,669 30.4 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 478 5.5 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 1,314 15.0 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 8,767 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cabramatta. Of these 49.1% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 15.0% 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
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 1,023 13.7 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 925 12.4 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 724 9.7 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 2,102 28.2 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,201 29.5 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Cabramatta, 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 29.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Labourers 1,660 22.3 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 1,016 13.7 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3
Technicians and Trades Workers 965 13.0 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 951 12.8 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Professionals 792 10.6 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Sales Workers 681 9.1 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Clerical and Administrative Workers 668 9.0 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Managers 440 5.9 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0

The most common occupations in Cabramatta included Labourers 22.3%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 13.7%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.8%, Professionals 10.6%, Sales Workers 9.1%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 9.0% and Managers 5.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Cafes and Restaurants 287 3.9 80,552 2.4 253,385 2.4
Hairdressing and Beauty Services 279 3.8 28,145 0.8 88,901 0.8
Takeaway Food Services 159 2.2 56,957 1.7 189,447 1.8
Aged Care Residential Services 152 2.1 67,209 2.0 211,621 2.0
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 140 1.9 74,487 2.2 254,275 2.4

Of the employed people in Cabramatta, the most common responses for industry of employment included Cafes and Restaurants 3.9%, Hairdressing and Beauty Services 3.8%, Takeaway Food Services 2.2%, Aged Care Residential Services 2.1% and Supermarket and Grocery Stores 1.9%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 397 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 986 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 968 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cabramatta was $397.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 4,120 55.4 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 1,058 14.2 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 672 9.0 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Walked only 384 5.2 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Train, bus 157 2.1 60,155 1.8 104,122 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 1,456 19.5 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 4,981 66.9 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Cabramatta, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 55.4%, Train 14.2%, Car, as passenger 9.0%, Walked only 5.2% and Train, bus 2.1%. On the day, 19.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 66.9% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,696 48.6 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,857 21.6 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,875 10.5 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,534 8.6 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Cabramatta, of people aged 15 years and over, 48.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.6% provided care for children and 10.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 8.6% 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
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 3,252 18.2 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,825 15.8 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,379 7.7 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,239 6.9 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cabramatta, 15.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,305 23.8 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 2,405 43.9 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 1,566 28.6 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 202 3.7 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Cabramatta, 43.9% were couple families with children, 23.8% were couple families without children and 28.6% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 14.4 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 85.6 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Cabramatta, 14.4% of single parents were male and 85.6% 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
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 403 10.9 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 181 4.9 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 310 8.4 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 794 21.4 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 463 12.5 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 1,188 32.0 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 187 5.0 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 182 4.9 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Cabramatta, of couple families with children, 10.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 8.4% 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 Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 6,469 94.4 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 383 5.6 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Cabramatta, 94.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.6% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 2,451 37.9 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,431 22.1 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 2,540 39.3 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 18 0.3 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Cabramatta, 37.9% were separate houses, 22.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 39.3% were flats or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 27 0.4 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 344 5.3 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 2,747 42.5 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 2,055 31.8 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,075 16.6 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 215 3.3 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cabramatta, of occupied private dwellings 5.3% had 1 bedroom, 42.5% had 2 bedrooms and 31.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,709 26.4 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,415 21.9 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 3,035 47.0 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 50 0.8 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 253 3.9 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Cabramatta, 26.4% were owned outright, 21.9% were owned with a mortgage and 47.0% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 4,986 77.1 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 1,181 18.3 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 304 4.7 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Cabramatta, of all households, 77.1% were family households, 18.3% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

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Household income Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 30.8 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.3 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Cabramatta, 30.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 6.3% 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 Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 310 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 74.1 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 25.9 -- 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 Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,371 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 1,215 18.8 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 2,691 41.6 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,537 23.8 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 712 11.0 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 314 4.9 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Cabramatta, 41.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,493 23.1 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 4,723 72.9 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 259 4.0 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Cabramatta, 72.9% 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.
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 26 59.1 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 18 40.9 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 34 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Cabramatta, 59.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 40.9% were female. The median age was 34 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
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.8 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,042 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Cabramatta, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1 persons, with 0.8 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,042.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Cabramatta % Cabramatta New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 300 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Cabramatta, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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.