Willoughby (NSW)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC14303
People 6,540
Male 47.3%
Female 52.7%
Median age 39
Families 1,722
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 2,491
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,548
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,000
Median weekly rent $575
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5

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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 3,092 47.3 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,448 52.7 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.2 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,540 people in Willoughby (NSW). Of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.2% of the population.

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Age Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 39 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 514 7.8 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 569 8.7 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 452 6.9 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 318 4.9 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 306 4.7 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 248 3.8 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 419 6.4 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 524 8.0 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 633 9.7 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 568 8.7 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 444 6.8 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 362 5.5 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 289 4.4 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 250 3.8 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 204 3.1 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 129 2.0 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 143 2.2 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 176 2.7 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Willoughby (NSW) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 2,809 56.0 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 103 2.1 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 372 7.4 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 248 4.9 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,480 29.5 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Willoughby (NSW) aged 15 years and over, 56.0% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 2,518 55.4 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 379 8.3 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,646 36.2 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Willoughby (NSW), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 174 8.5 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 504 24.8 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 137 6.7 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 100 4.9 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 159 7.8 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 118 5.8 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 123 6.0 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 67 3.3 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 335 16.5 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 40 2.0 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 279 13.7 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Willoughby (NSW) 31.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.2% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 19.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,217 44.3 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 502 10.0 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 76 1.5 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 275 5.5 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 723 14.5 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 111 2.2 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 290 5.8 702,178 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 272 5.4 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 31 0.6 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 320 6.4 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Willoughby (NSW), 14.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 7.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 2,033 22.8 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,795 20.1 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 853 9.6 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Chinese 753 8.4 514,594 5.2 1,213,903 3.9
Scottish 613 6.9 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Willoughby (NSW) were English 22.8%, Australian 20.1%, Irish 9.6%, Chinese 8.4% and Scottish 6.9%.

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

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Country of birth Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 4,073 62.5 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 309 4.7 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 219 3.4 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2
New Zealand 143 2.2 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Hong Kong (SAR of China) 130 2.0 42,347 0.6 86,886 0.4
Japan 98 1.5 14,008 0.2 42,421 0.2

In Willoughby (NSW), 62.5% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 4.7%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.4%, New Zealand 2.2%, Hong Kong (SAR of China) 2.0% and Japan 1.5%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,859 43.7 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 552 8.4 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 387 5.9 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,440 37.3 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Willoughby (NSW), 37.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 43.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,829 43.3 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 440 6.7 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 394 6.0 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0
New Zealand 203 3.1 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Italy 155 2.4 128,148 1.7 470,138 2.0

In Willoughby (NSW), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 43.3%, England 6.7%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.0%, New Zealand 3.1% and Italy 2.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,006 46.2 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 395 6.1 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0
England 349 5.4 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 200 3.1 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Japan 144 2.2 19,677 0.3 60,010 0.3

In Willoughby (NSW), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 46.2%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 6.1%, England 5.4%, New Zealand 3.1% and Japan 2.2%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 2,107 32.4 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,846 28.4 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 895 13.7 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 476 7.3 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Buddhism 168 2.6 207,956 2.8 563,674 2.4

The most common responses for religion in Willoughby (NSW) were No Religion, so described 32.4%, Catholic 28.4%, Anglican 13.7%, Not stated 7.3% and Buddhism 2.6%. In Willoughby (NSW), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (58.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Mandarin 282 4.3 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
Cantonese 265 4.1 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
Armenian 145 2.2 7,843 0.1 10,194 0.0
Japanese 138 2.1 17,319 0.2 55,966 0.2
Italian 110 1.7 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
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English only spoken at home 4,501 68.9 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 759 32.4 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Willoughby (NSW) 68.9% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 4.3%, Cantonese 4.1%, Armenian 2.2%, Japanese 2.1% and Italian 1.7%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,163 64.4 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 934 27.8 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 136 4.0 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 128 3.8 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 3,361 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Willoughby (NSW). Of these 64.4% were employed full time, 27.8% were employed part-time and 3.8% 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
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 304 9.4 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 339 10.5 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 292 9.0 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 387 12.0 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,778 55.0 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Willoughby (NSW), 9.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.0% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,193 36.8 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 698 21.6 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 443 13.7 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 246 7.6 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 241 7.4 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Technicians and Trades Workers 212 6.5 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 96 3.0 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 54 1.7 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Willoughby (NSW) included Professionals 36.8%, Managers 21.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.7%, Community and Personal Service Workers 7.6%, Sales Workers 7.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 6.5%, Labourers 3.0% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.7%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Banking 155 5.0 63,678 1.9 144,232 1.3
Computer System Design and Related Services 136 4.4 63,717 1.9 162,884 1.5
Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 89 2.9 31,756 0.9 75,208 0.7
Legal Services 88 2.8 39,267 1.2 104,051 1.0
Accounting Services 84 2.7 44,014 1.3 127,263 1.2

Of the employed people in Willoughby (NSW), the most common responses for industry of employment included Banking 5.0%, Computer System Design and Related Services 4.4%, Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 2.9%, Legal Services 2.8% and Accounting Services 2.7%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 1,071 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 3,211 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,548 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Willoughby (NSW) was $1,071.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,365 42.4 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Bus 796 24.7 133,903 4.0 323,201 3.0
Worked at home 222 6.9 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Walked only 128 4.0 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 90 2.8 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 1,003 31.0 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,517 46.9 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Willoughby (NSW), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 42.4%, Bus 24.7%, Worked at home 6.9%, Walked only 4.0% and Car, as passenger 2.8%. On the day, 31.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 46.9% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,805 76.1 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,768 35.3 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 572 11.4 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,165 23.3 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Willoughby (NSW), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.3% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.3% 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
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,286 25.7 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,475 29.5 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 633 12.7 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 409 8.2 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Willoughby (NSW), 29.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 501 29.2 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 998 58.2 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 199 11.6 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 18 1.0 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Willoughby (NSW), 58.2% were couple families with children, 29.2% were couple families without children and 11.6% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 17.9 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.1 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Willoughby (NSW), 17.9% of single parents were male and 82.1% 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
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 391 26.2 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 43 2.9 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 384 25.7 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 232 15.5 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 58 3.9 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 197 13.2 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 82 5.5 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 107 7.2 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Willoughby (NSW), of couple families with children, 26.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 25.7% 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 Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,237 93.9 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 145 6.1 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Willoughby (NSW), 93.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,380 61.7 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 263 11.8 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 572 25.6 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 19 0.8 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Willoughby (NSW), 61.7% were separate houses, 11.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.6% were flats or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 27 1.2 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 147 6.5 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 598 26.6 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 777 34.6 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 661 29.4 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 1.6 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 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Willoughby (NSW), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 26.6% had 2 bedrooms and 34.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 748 33.3 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 825 36.7 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 617 27.5 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 11 0.5 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 44 2.0 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Willoughby (NSW), 33.3% were owned outright, 36.7% were owned with a mortgage and 27.5% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 1,691 75.3 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 487 21.7 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 68 3.0 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Willoughby (NSW), of all households, 75.3% were family households, 21.7% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

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Household income Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 12.0 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 44.2 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Willoughby (NSW), 12.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 44.2% 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 Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 575 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.4 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.6 -- 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 Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 3,000 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.1 -- 7.4 -- 7.2

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

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 174 7.8 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 992 44.2 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 804 35.8 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 210 9.4 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 63 2.8 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Willoughby (NSW), 44.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 200 8.9 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,003 89.1 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 45 2.0 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Willoughby (NSW), 89.1% 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.
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 3 50.0 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 3 50.0 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 41 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Willoughby (NSW), 50.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.0% were female. The median age was 41 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
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 1.6 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 900 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Willoughby (NSW), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.6 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Willoughby (NSW) % Willoughby (NSW) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 663 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Willoughby (NSW), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $663 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.