Leura

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC12309
People 4,644
Male 47.8%
Female 52.2%
Median age 52
Families 1,086
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all households (a) 0.5
All private dwellings 2,519
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,164
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,787
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4

(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
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 2,225 47.8 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,428 52.2 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 74 1.6 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,644 people in Leura. Of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

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Age Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 52 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 172 3.7 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 186 4.0 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 215 4.6 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 275 5.9 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 256 5.5 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 153 3.3 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 177 3.8 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 205 4.4 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 258 5.6 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 265 5.7 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 294 6.3 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 377 8.1 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 425 9.1 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 443 9.5 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 359 7.7 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 244 5.2 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 154 3.3 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 190 4.1 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Leura was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 29.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 1,646 40.3 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 122 3.0 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 497 12.2 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 318 7.8 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,499 36.7 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Leura aged 15 years and over, 40.3% were married and 15.1% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,403 44.3 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 406 12.8 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,358 42.9 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Leura, of people aged 15 years and over, 44.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 61 4.6 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 185 14.0 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 19 1.4 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 65 4.9 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 74 5.6 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 47 3.5 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 98 7.4 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 79 6.0 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 363 27.4 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 17 1.3 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 318 24.0 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Leura 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.4% were in primary school, 15.7% in secondary school and 33.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,180 29.0 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 490 12.0 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 107 2.6 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 372 9.1 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 597 14.7 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 101 2.5 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 300 7.4 702,178 11.5 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 5 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 176 4.3 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 5 0.1 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 572 14.1 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Leura, 14.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 11.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 12.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 1,956 29.6 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,391 21.0 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 745 11.3 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 585 8.8 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
German 219 3.3 236,146 2.4 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Leura were English 29.6%, Australian 21.0%, Irish 11.3%, Scottish 8.8% and German 3.3%.

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

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Country of birth Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,071 66.1 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 301 6.5 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 94 2.0 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Indonesia 50 1.1 31,774 0.4 73,213 0.3
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 43 0.9 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
Vietnam 42 0.9 84,130 1.1 219,355 0.9

In Leura, 66.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 6.5%, New Zealand 2.0%, Indonesia 1.1%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 0.9% and Vietnam 0.9%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,377 29.6 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 394 8.5 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 264 5.7 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,169 46.6 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Leura, 46.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,448 52.9 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 413 8.9 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 105 2.3 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Scotland 70 1.5 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 62 1.3 45,238 0.6 177,536 0.8

In Leura, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 52.9%, England 8.9%, New Zealand 2.3%, Scotland 1.5% and United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.3%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,580 55.7 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 380 8.2 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 112 2.4 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 65 1.4 38,504 0.5 155,231 0.7
Germany 64 1.4 47,489 0.6 169,618 0.7

In Leura, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 55.7%, England 8.2%, New Zealand 2.4%, United Kingdom, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, nfd 1.4% and Germany 1.4%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,851 39.8 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 729 15.7 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 651 14.0 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 545 11.7 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Buddhism 117 2.5 207,956 2.8 563,674 2.4

The most common responses for religion in Leura were No Religion, so described 39.8%, Anglican 15.7%, Catholic 14.0%, Not stated 11.7% and Buddhism 2.5%. In Leura, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (47.8%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Mandarin 73 1.6 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Vietnamese 46 1.0 102,896 1.4 277,400 1.2
German 45 1.0 23,033 0.3 79,353 0.3
Indonesian 43 0.9 30,032 0.4 67,891 0.3
Korean 37 0.8 59,912 0.8 108,997 0.5
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English only spoken at home 3,793 81.7 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 224 11.4 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Leura 81.7% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 1.6%, Vietnamese 1.0%, German 1.0%, Indonesian 0.9% and Korean 0.8%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 944 48.7 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 766 39.5 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 111 5.7 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 117 6.0 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 1,938 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Leura. Of these 48.7% were employed full time, 39.5% were employed part-time and 6.0% 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
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 261 14.3 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 252 13.8 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 254 13.9 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 246 13.5 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 699 38.4 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Leura, 14.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 576 31.7 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 254 14.0 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 253 13.9 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 214 11.8 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 176 9.7 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 139 7.7 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 128 7.0 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 53 2.9 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Leura included Professionals 31.7%, Community and Personal Service Workers 14.0%, Managers 13.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 11.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 9.7%, Sales Workers 7.7%, Labourers 7.0% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Accommodation 95 5.4 34,450 1.0 113,377 1.1
Cafes and Restaurants 73 4.2 80,552 2.4 253,385 2.4
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 55 3.1 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Other Social Assistance Services 55 3.1 54,259 1.6 158,230 1.5
Higher Education 51 2.9 46,246 1.4 155,985 1.5

Of the employed people in Leura, the most common responses for industry of employment included Accommodation 5.4%, Cafes and Restaurants 4.2%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.1%, Other Social Assistance Services 3.1% and Higher Education 2.9%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 584 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 1,719 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,164 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Leura was $584.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 883 49.0 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 225 12.5 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Train 171 9.5 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Walked only 103 5.7 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 65 3.6 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 236 13.0 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 982 54.2 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Leura, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 49.0%, Worked at home 12.5%, Train 9.5%, Walked only 5.7% and Car, as passenger 3.6%. On the day, 13.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 54.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,746 67.6 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 828 20.4 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 481 11.8 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,000 24.5 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Leura, of people aged 15 years and over, 67.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.4% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.5% 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
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 700 17.2 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,110 27.3 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 552 13.6 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 386 9.5 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Leura, 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 556 51.0 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 379 34.7 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 146 13.4 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 10 0.9 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Leura, 34.7% were couple families with children, 51.0% were couple families without children and 13.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 18.7 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.3 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Leura, 18.7% of single parents were male and 81.3% 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
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 139 14.9 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 70 7.5 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 181 19.4 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 107 11.5 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 77 8.3 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 250 26.9 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 45 4.8 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 62 6.7 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Leura, of couple families with children, 14.9% had both partners employed full-time, 7.5% had both employed part-time and 19.4% 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 Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,814 76.7 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 551 23.3 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Leura, 76.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 23.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,562 86.1 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 176 9.7 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 61 3.4 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 3 0.2 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Leura, 86.1% were separate houses, 9.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flats or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.5 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 120 6.6 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 329 18.1 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 804 44.1 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 513 28.2 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 46 2.5 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Leura, of occupied private dwellings 6.6% had 1 bedroom, 18.1% had 2 bedrooms and 44.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.1 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 834 45.8 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 504 27.7 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 397 21.8 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 35 1.9 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 52 2.9 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Leura, 45.8% were owned outright, 27.7% were owned with a mortgage and 21.8% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 1,084 59.8 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 656 36.2 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 74 4.1 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Leura, of all households, 59.8% were family households, 36.2% were single person households and 4.1% were group households.

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Household income Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.3 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Leura, 25.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 12.3% 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 Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 350 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 11.0 -- 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 Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,787 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 180 9.9 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 887 48.8 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 511 28.1 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 177 9.7 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 62 3.4 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Leura, 48.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 230 12.7 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,542 84.9 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 45 2.5 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Leura, 84.9% 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.
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 41 51.9 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 38 48.1 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Leura, 51.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 48.1% were female. The median age was 32 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
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,125 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Leura, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Leura % Leura New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 350 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Leura, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,100.

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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.