Kurri Kurri

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC12221
People 6,044
Male 49.1%
Female 50.9%
Median age 40
Families 1,567
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.7
All private dwellings 2,594
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $991
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,378
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

(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
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 2,963 49.1 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,076 50.9 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 461 7.6 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,044 people in Kurri Kurri. Of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.6% of the population.

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Age Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 382 6.3 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 350 5.8 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 347 5.7 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 385 6.4 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 406 6.7 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 435 7.2 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 341 5.6 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 337 5.6 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 343 5.7 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 411 6.8 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 336 5.6 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 398 6.6 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 379 6.3 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 374 6.2 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 280 4.6 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 181 3.0 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 156 2.6 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 211 3.5 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Kurri Kurri was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 1,879 37.8 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 250 5.0 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 568 11.4 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 426 8.6 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,842 37.1 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Kurri Kurri aged 15 years and over, 37.8% were married and 16.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,702 39.0 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 558 12.8 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,101 48.2 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Kurri Kurri, of people aged 15 years and over, 39.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 91 5.4 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 392 23.2 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 43 2.5 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 26 1.5 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 306 18.1 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 23 1.4 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 24 1.4 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 126 7.5 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 110 6.5 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 26 1.5 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 521 30.9 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Kurri Kurri 27.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.6% were in primary school, 21.3% in secondary school and 14.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 254 5.1 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 251 5.1 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 192 3.9 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 973 19.6 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 479 9.6 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 192 3.9 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,003 20.2 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 7 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 829 16.7 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 12 0.2 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 641 12.9 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Kurri Kurri, 9.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 23.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 5.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 2,911 35.9 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 2,708 33.4 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Scottish 631 7.8 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 564 7.0 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
German 222 2.7 236,146 2.4 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Kurri Kurri were Australian 35.9%, English 33.4%, Scottish 7.8%, Irish 7.0% and German 2.7%.

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

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Country of birth Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 5,211 86.4 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 103 1.7 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 38 0.6 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Philippines 29 0.5 86,749 1.2 232,386 1.0
Scotland 16 0.3 28,579 0.4 119,417 0.5
India 16 0.3 143,459 1.9 455,389 1.9

In Kurri Kurri, 86.4% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 1.7%, New Zealand 0.6%, Philippines 0.5%, Scotland 0.3% and India 0.3%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 435 7.2 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 324 5.4 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 193 3.2 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,577 75.7 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Kurri Kurri, 75.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 4,806 79.8 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 251 4.2 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
Scotland 72 1.2 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2
New Zealand 63 1.0 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Philippines 27 0.4 106,423 1.4 270,177 1.2

In Kurri Kurri, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 79.8%, England 4.2%, Scotland 1.2%, New Zealand 1.0% and Philippines 0.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 4,949 82.0 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 209 3.5 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 62 1.0 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Scotland 60 1.0 63,302 0.8 245,915 1.1
Philippines 52 0.9 124,029 1.7 325,049 1.4

In Kurri Kurri, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 82.0%, England 3.5%, New Zealand 1.0%, Scotland 1.0% and Philippines 0.9%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,653 27.4 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 1,485 24.6 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 1,233 20.4 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 584 9.7 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 386 6.4 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Kurri Kurri were No Religion, so described 27.4%, Anglican 24.6%, Catholic 20.4%, Not stated 9.7% and Uniting Church 6.4%. In Kurri Kurri, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (68.2%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Punjabi 12 0.2 33,435 0.4 132,496 0.6
Spanish 9 0.1 63,527 0.8 140,817 0.6
Tagalog 9 0.1 45,130 0.6 111,273 0.5
Thai 6 0.1 24,839 0.3 55,444 0.2
Cantonese 6 0.1 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
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English only spoken at home 5,489 91.1 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 70 2.9 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Kurri Kurri 91.1% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Punjabi 0.2%, Spanish 0.1%, Tagalog 0.1%, Thai 0.1% and Cantonese 0.1%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,364 54.3 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 760 30.3 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 139 5.5 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 249 9.9 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 2,512 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kurri Kurri. Of these 54.3% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 9.9% 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
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 246 10.9 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 236 10.4 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 273 12.0 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 473 20.9 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 896 39.5 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Kurri Kurri, 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Technicians and Trades Workers 459 20.3 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 360 16.0 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 289 12.8 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3
Community and Personal Service Workers 277 12.3 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 260 11.5 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 233 10.3 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Professionals 204 9.0 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 134 5.9 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0

The most common occupations in Kurri Kurri included Technicians and Trades Workers 20.3%, Labourers 16.0%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 12.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 12.3%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.5%, Sales Workers 10.3%, Professionals 9.0% and Managers 5.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Coal Mining 111 5.1 19,153 0.6 46,491 0.4
Aged Care Residential Services 90 4.1 67,209 2.0 211,621 2.0
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 70 3.2 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Takeaway Food Services 67 3.1 56,957 1.7 189,447 1.8
Other Social Assistance Services 60 2.7 54,259 1.6 158,230 1.5

Of the employed people in Kurri Kurri, the most common responses for industry of employment included Coal Mining 5.1%, Aged Care Residential Services 4.1%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.2%, Takeaway Food Services 3.1% and Other Social Assistance Services 2.7%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 496 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,269 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 991 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kurri Kurri was $496.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,681 74.6 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 132 5.9 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Walked only 44 2.0 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Worked at home 35 1.6 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Truck 17 0.8 32,908 1.0 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 25 1.1 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,822 80.5 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Kurri Kurri, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 74.6%, Car, as passenger 5.9%, Walked only 2.0%, Worked at home 1.6% and Truck 0.8%. On the day, 1.1% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 80.5% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,153 63.5 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,352 27.3 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 593 12.0 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 611 12.3 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Kurri Kurri, of people aged 15 years and over, 63.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.3% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.3% 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
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 883 17.8 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,175 23.7 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 571 11.5 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 523 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 Kurri Kurri, 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% 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 Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 567 36.2 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 582 37.1 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 387 24.7 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 31 2.0 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Kurri Kurri, 37.1% were couple families with children, 36.2% were couple families without children and 24.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 19.6 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.4 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Kurri Kurri, 19.6% of single parents were male and 80.4% 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
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 196 17.1 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 26 2.3 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 219 19.1 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 183 16.0 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 76 6.6 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 339 29.6 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 62 5.4 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 45 3.9 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Kurri Kurri, of couple families with children, 17.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 19.1% 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 Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,298 93.0 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 172 7.0 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Kurri Kurri, 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,921 83.6 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 294 12.8 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 74 3.2 519,390 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 Kurri Kurri, 83.6% were separate houses, 12.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.2% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 92 4.0 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 557 24.3 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,161 50.7 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 406 17.7 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 73 3.2 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kurri Kurri, of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 24.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.4 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 716 31.1 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 714 31.1 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 780 33.9 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 8 0.3 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 81 3.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Kurri Kurri, 31.1% were owned outright, 31.1% were owned with a mortgage and 33.9% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 1,531 66.6 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 711 30.9 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 57 2.5 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Kurri Kurri, of all households, 66.6% were family households, 30.9% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

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Household income Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 28.6 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Kurri Kurri, 28.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 5.5% 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 Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 280 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.8 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 16.2 -- 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 Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,378 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 183 8.0 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 875 38.1 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 725 31.6 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 400 17.4 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 113 4.9 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Kurri Kurri, 38.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 577 25.2 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,637 71.4 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 80 3.5 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Kurri Kurri, 71.4% 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.
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 237 51.2 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 226 48.8 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Kurri Kurri, 51.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 48.8% were female. The median age was 23 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
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,256 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Kurri Kurri, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,256.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Kurri Kurri % Kurri Kurri New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 290 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Kurri Kurri, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,500.

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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.