Mount Pleasant (NSW)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC12784
People 1,370
Male 49.7%
Female 50.3%
Median age 42
Families 382
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 505
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,258
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,349
Median weekly rent $530
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2

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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
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 680 49.7 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 688 50.3 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 10 0.7 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 1,370 people in Mount Pleasant (NSW). Of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

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Age Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 42 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 95 7.0 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 107 7.8 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 87 6.4 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 89 6.5 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 77 5.6 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 45 3.3 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 65 4.8 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 64 4.7 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 117 8.6 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 106 7.8 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 101 7.4 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 90 6.6 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 71 5.2 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 68 5.0 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 72 5.3 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 45 3.3 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 32 2.3 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 35 2.6 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Mount Pleasant (NSW) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 660 61.0 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 21 1.9 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 58 5.4 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 59 5.5 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 284 26.2 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Mount Pleasant (NSW) aged 15 years and over, 61.0% were married and 6.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 609 61.3 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 80 8.0 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 305 30.7 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 31 7.3 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 95 22.4 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 22 5.2 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 27 6.4 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 38 9.0 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 33 7.8 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 20 4.7 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 1.9 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 76 17.9 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 4 0.9 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 70 16.5 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Mount Pleasant (NSW) 30.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 20.9% in secondary school and 19.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 422 39.1 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 95 8.8 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 21 1.9 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 116 10.8 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 169 15.7 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 22 2.0 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 80 7.4 702,178 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 46 4.3 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3 0.3 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 67 6.2 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Mount Pleasant (NSW), 15.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 13.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.8% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 480 25.4 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 408 21.6 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 189 10.0 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 177 9.4 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Italian 118 6.2 272,124 2.8 1,000,006 3.2

The most common ancestries in Mount Pleasant (NSW) were English 25.4%, Australian 21.6%, Irish 10.0%, Scottish 9.4% and Italian 6.2%.

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 Mount Pleasant (NSW) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 1,011 75.1 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 46 3.4 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
Italy 25 1.9 49,476 0.7 174,042 0.7
Scotland 20 1.5 28,579 0.4 119,417 0.5
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 20 1.5 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
New Zealand 16 1.2 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 75.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 3.4%, Italy 1.9%, Scotland 1.5%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1.5% and New Zealand 1.2%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 428 31.3 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 94 6.9 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 97 7.1 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 678 49.6 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 49.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 31.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 782 58.1 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 75 5.6 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
Italy 56 4.2 128,148 1.7 470,138 2.0
Scotland 30 2.2 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 28 2.1 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 58.1%, England 5.6%, Italy 4.2%, Scotland 2.2% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.1%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 774 56.7 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 77 5.6 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
Italy 63 4.6 107,243 1.4 395,775 1.7
Scotland 32 2.3 63,302 0.8 245,915 1.1
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 30 2.2 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 56.7%, England 5.6%, Italy 4.6%, Scotland 2.3% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.2%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 423 31.2 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 313 23.1 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 172 12.7 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 111 8.2 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Eastern Orthodox 67 4.9 188,442 2.5 502,801 2.1

The most common responses for religion in Mount Pleasant (NSW) were No Religion, so described 31.2%, Catholic 23.1%, Anglican 12.7%, Not stated 8.2% and Eastern Orthodox 4.9%. In Mount Pleasant (NSW), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (63.0%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Italian 32 2.3 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
Mandarin 27 2.0 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Macedonian 14 1.0 28,144 0.4 66,019 0.3
Serbian 12 0.9 21,488 0.3 53,801 0.2
Arabic 12 0.9 200,825 2.7 321,728 1.4
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English only spoken at home 1,117 81.5 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 95 20.0 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Mount Pleasant (NSW) 81.5% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Italian 2.3%, Mandarin 2.0%, Macedonian 1.0%, Serbian 0.9% and Arabic 0.9%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 403 58.2 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 231 33.4 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 31 4.5 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 27 3.9 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 692 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Pleasant (NSW). Of these 58.2% were employed full time, 33.4% were employed part-time and 3.9% 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
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 107 16.2 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 71 10.7 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 56 8.5 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 108 16.3 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 292 44.2 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Mount Pleasant (NSW), 16.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 260 39.3 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 108 16.3 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 84 12.7 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 59 8.9 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 58 8.8 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 34 5.1 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 29 4.4 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 19 2.9 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Mount Pleasant (NSW) included Professionals 39.3%, Managers 16.3%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.7%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 8.8%, Sales Workers 5.1%, Labourers 4.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Higher Education 36 6.3 46,246 1.4 155,985 1.5
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 36 6.3 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Secondary Education 23 4.0 58,072 1.7 177,487 1.7
General Practice Medical Services 21 3.7 31,572 0.9 96,014 0.9
Takeaway Food Services 18 3.2 56,957 1.7 189,447 1.8

Of the employed people in Mount Pleasant (NSW), the most common responses for industry of employment included Higher Education 6.3%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.3%, Secondary Education 4.0%, General Practice Medical Services 3.7% and Takeaway Food Services 3.2%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 907 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 2,435 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,258 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Pleasant (NSW) was $907.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 448 68.2 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 32 4.9 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 30 4.6 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
Train, car as driver 24 3.7 34,213 1.0 86,003 0.8
Train 14 2.1 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 45 6.9 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 504 76.9 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 68.2%, Worked at home 4.9%, Car, as passenger 4.6%, Train, car as driver 3.7% and Train 2.1%. On the day, 6.9% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 76.9% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 825 76.6 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 373 34.5 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 160 14.7 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 235 21.7 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.5% provided care for children and 14.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.7% 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
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 239 22.2 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 325 30.1 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 155 14.4 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 108 10.0 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Pleasant (NSW), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 155 40.2 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 200 51.8 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 26 6.7 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 5 1.3 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Mount Pleasant (NSW), 51.8% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 6.7% were one parent families.

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

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 75 20.7 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 17 4.7 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 87 24.0 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 55 15.2 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 21 5.8 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 69 19.1 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 18 5.0 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 20 5.5 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), of couple families with children, 20.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 24.0% 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

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 455 94.4 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 27 5.6 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 94.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.6% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 451 99.1 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 4 0.9 519,390 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 Mount Pleasant (NSW), 99.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.9% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 19 4.1 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 167 35.7 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 274 58.5 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.7 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 4.1% had 2 bedrooms and 35.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 215 47.4 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 200 44.1 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 34 7.5 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 5 1.1 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Pleasant (NSW), 47.4% were owned outright, 44.1% were owned with a mortgage and 7.5% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 376 81.4 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 83 18.0 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 0.6 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), of all households, 81.4% were family households, 18.0% were single person households and 0.6% were group households.

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Household income Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 9.7 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 33.6 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 9.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 33.6% 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 Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 530 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.8 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 2.2 -- 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 Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,349 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 7 1.5 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 129 28.0 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 207 44.9 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 110 23.9 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 1.7 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 28.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.9% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 39 8.4 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 414 89.6 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 9 1.9 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 89.6% 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.
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 7 46.7 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 8 53.3 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), 46.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 53.3% 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
Mount Pleasant (NSW) % Mount Pleasant (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 3,249 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Mount Pleasant (NSW), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,249.

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

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

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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.