Gymea Bay

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC11827
People 6,892
Male 48.8%
Female 51.2%
Median age 41
Families 1,908
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all households (a) 1.2
All private dwellings 2,287
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,523
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,800
Median weekly rent $600
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

(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

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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
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 3,368 48.8 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,527 51.2 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 54 0.8 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,892 people in Gymea Bay. Of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

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Age Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 386 5.6 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 528 7.7 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 605 8.8 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 529 7.7 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 385 5.6 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 231 3.4 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 269 3.9 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 370 5.4 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 568 8.3 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 576 8.4 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 534 7.8 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 418 6.1 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 387 5.6 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 315 4.6 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 284 4.1 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 190 2.8 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 152 2.2 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 151 2.2 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Gymea Bay was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 3,336 62.2 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 95 1.8 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 267 5.0 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 232 4.3 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,437 26.8 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Gymea Bay aged 15 years and over, 62.2% were married and 6.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 3,072 61.5 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 297 5.9 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,626 32.6 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Gymea Bay, of people aged 15 years and over, 61.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 157 7.1 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 620 27.9 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 133 6.0 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 19 0.9 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 449 20.2 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 129 5.8 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 45 2.0 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 97 4.4 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 330 14.8 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 24 1.1 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 221 9.9 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Gymea Bay 32.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 28.1% in secondary school and 19.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,413 26.4 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 635 11.9 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 160 3.0 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 769 14.4 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 836 15.6 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 177 3.3 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 516 9.6 702,178 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 311 5.8 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 10 0.2 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 302 5.6 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Gymea Bay, 15.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 11.9% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 2,958 30.4 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 2,824 29.1 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 997 10.3 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 781 8.0 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Italian 280 2.9 272,124 2.8 1,000,006 3.2

The most common ancestries in Gymea Bay were English 30.4%, Australian 29.1%, Irish 10.3%, Scottish 8.0% and Italian 2.9%.

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 Gymea Bay (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,763 83.7 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 275 4.0 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 77 1.1 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 56 0.8 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
Greece 36 0.5 29,481 0.4 93,743 0.4
Scotland 29 0.4 28,579 0.4 119,417 0.5

In Gymea Bay, 83.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 4.0%, New Zealand 1.1%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 0.8%, Greece 0.5% and Scotland 0.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,301 18.9 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 575 8.3 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 363 5.3 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,435 64.3 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Gymea Bay, 64.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 4,807 70.1 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 449 6.5 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 133 1.9 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Scotland 126 1.8 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2
Italy 107 1.6 128,148 1.7 470,138 2.0

In Gymea Bay, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 70.1%, England 6.5%, New Zealand 1.9%, Scotland 1.8% and Italy 1.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,031 73.0 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 403 5.8 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 104 1.5 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 98 1.4 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0
Italy 84 1.2 107,243 1.4 395,775 1.7

In Gymea Bay, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 73.0%, England 5.8%, New Zealand 1.5%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1.4% and Italy 1.2%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Catholic 1,949 28.3 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 1,750 25.4 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
No Religion, so described 1,723 25.0 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 398 5.8 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 308 4.5 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Gymea Bay were Catholic 28.3%, Anglican 25.4%, No Religion, so described 25.0%, Not stated 5.8% and Uniting Church 4.5%. In Gymea Bay, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (71.6%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Greek 77 1.1 81,683 1.1 237,588 1.0
Mandarin 62 0.9 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Italian 40 0.6 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
Cantonese 37 0.5 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
German 31 0.4 23,033 0.3 79,353 0.3
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English only spoken at home 6,238 90.4 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 234 10.8 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Gymea Bay 90.4% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Greek 1.1%, Mandarin 0.9%, Italian 0.6%, Cantonese 0.5% and German 0.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,128 57.9 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,268 34.5 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 169 4.6 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 110 3.0 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 3,675 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gymea Bay. Of these 57.9% were employed full time, 34.5% were employed part-time and 3.0% 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
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 477 13.4 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 438 12.3 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 352 9.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 467 13.1 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,659 46.6 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Gymea Bay, 13.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 847 23.7 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 652 18.3 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 607 17.0 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 451 12.6 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 361 10.1 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 355 9.9 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 159 4.5 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 94 2.6 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Gymea Bay included Professionals 23.7%, Managers 18.3%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 17.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 12.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.1%, Sales Workers 9.9%, Labourers 4.5% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.6%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 123 3.6 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Air and Space Transport 109 3.2 17,045 0.5 46,173 0.4
Primary Education 107 3.1 65,204 1.9 231,198 2.2
Banking 87 2.5 63,678 1.9 144,232 1.3
Secondary Education 84 2.4 58,072 1.7 177,487 1.7

Of the employed people in Gymea Bay, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.6%, Air and Space Transport 3.2%, Primary Education 3.1%, Banking 2.5% and Secondary Education 2.4%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 855 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 2,707 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,523 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gymea Bay was $855.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 2,236 62.9 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 333 9.4 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Worked at home 182 5.1 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 142 4.0 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Train, car as driver 110 3.1 34,213 1.0 86,003 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 500 14.0 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 2,525 70.8 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Gymea Bay, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 62.9%, Train 9.4%, Worked at home 5.1%, Car, as passenger 4.0% and Train, car as driver 3.1%. On the day, 14.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 70.8% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,178 77.8 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,888 35.1 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 648 12.1 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,289 24.0 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Gymea Bay, of people aged 15 years and over, 77.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.1% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.0% 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
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,344 25.0 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,547 28.8 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 775 14.4 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 517 9.6 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gymea Bay, 28.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 572 29.9 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,151 60.1 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 182 9.5 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 11 0.6 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Gymea Bay, 60.1% were couple families with children, 29.9% were couple families without children and 9.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 20.8 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.2 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Gymea Bay, 20.8% of single parents were male and 79.2% 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
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 373 21.6 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 58 3.4 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 531 30.8 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 196 11.4 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 83 4.8 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 309 17.9 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 96 5.6 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 80 4.6 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Gymea Bay, of couple families with children, 21.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 30.8% 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 Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,128 94.8 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 117 5.2 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Gymea Bay, 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,935 90.9 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 167 7.8 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 23 1.1 519,390 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 Gymea Bay, 90.9% were separate houses, 7.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 17 0.8 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 99 4.7 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 829 39.1 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,142 53.9 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 32 1.5 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gymea Bay, of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 4.7% had 2 bedrooms and 39.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 927 43.5 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 998 46.9 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 162 7.6 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 10 0.5 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 32 1.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Gymea Bay, 43.5% were owned outright, 46.9% were owned with a mortgage and 7.6% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 1,863 87.6 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 239 11.2 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 24 1.1 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Gymea Bay, of all households, 87.6% were family households, 11.2% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

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Household income Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 9.6 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 40.9 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Gymea Bay, 9.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 40.9% 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 Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 600 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,800 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.9 -- 7.4 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 50 2.4 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 451 21.2 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,009 47.5 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 567 26.7 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 49 2.3 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Gymea Bay, 21.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 145 6.8 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,943 91.6 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 33 1.6 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Gymea Bay, 91.6% 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.
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 32 62.7 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 19 37.3 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 31 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Gymea Bay, 62.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 37.3% were female. The median age was 31 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
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 3,250 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Gymea Bay, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Gymea Bay % Gymea Bay New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,033 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Gymea Bay, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,033.

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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.