Woollahra

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC14404
People 7,405
Male 45.5%
Female 54.5%
Median age 41
Families 1,824
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 3,649
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $2,529
Median monthly mortgage repayments $3,033
Median weekly rent $655
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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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
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 3,370 45.5 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 4,036 54.5 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 19 0.3 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 7,405 people in Woollahra. Of these 45.5% were male and 54.5% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

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Age Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 420 5.7 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 385 5.2 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 288 3.9 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 245 3.3 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 367 5.0 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 628 8.5 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 663 8.9 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 592 8.0 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 503 6.8 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 467 6.3 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 458 6.2 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 414 5.6 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 383 5.2 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 467 6.3 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 355 4.8 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 300 4.0 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 195 2.6 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 281 3.8 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Woollahra was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 2,688 42.5 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 124 2.0 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 634 10.0 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 390 6.2 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,484 39.3 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Woollahra aged 15 years and over, 42.5% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 2,215 42.1 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 762 14.5 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,290 43.5 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Woollahra, of people aged 15 years and over, 42.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 144 6.6 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 261 12.0 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 44 2.0 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 134 6.2 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 26 1.2 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 24 1.1 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 233 10.7 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 88 4.0 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 383 17.6 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 59 2.7 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 781 35.9 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Woollahra 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 20.3% were in primary school, 13.1% in secondary school and 21.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 3,265 51.7 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 487 7.7 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 72 1.1 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 199 3.2 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 851 13.5 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 121 1.9 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 208 3.3 702,178 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 134 2.1 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 4 0.1 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 801 12.7 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Woollahra, 13.5% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 4.2% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.7% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
English 2,633 25.4 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,727 16.7 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 1,108 10.7 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 834 8.1 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
Chinese 308 3.0 514,594 5.2 1,213,903 3.9

The most common ancestries in Woollahra were English 25.4%, Australian 16.7%, Irish 10.7%, Scottish 8.1% and Chinese 3.0%.

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

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Country of birth Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 4,358 59.0 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 495 6.7 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 219 3.0 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
South Africa 195 2.6 43,058 0.6 162,449 0.7
United States of America 108 1.5 30,081 0.4 86,125 0.4
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 96 1.3 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2

In Woollahra, 59.0% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 6.7%, New Zealand 3.0%, South Africa 2.6%, United States of America 1.5% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 1.3%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,662 35.9 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 619 8.4 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 462 6.2 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 2,855 38.5 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Woollahra, 38.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,331 45.2 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 547 7.4 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 239 3.2 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
South Africa 196 2.7 52,344 0.7 190,816 0.8
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 158 2.1 332,465 4.4 704,658 3.0

In Woollahra, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 45.2%, England 7.4%, New Zealand 3.2%, South Africa 2.7% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.1%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 3,498 47.1 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 514 6.9 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 247 3.3 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
South Africa 209 2.8 52,673 0.7 193,412 0.8
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 151 2.0 329,967 4.4 699,074 3.0

In Woollahra, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 47.1%, England 6.9%, New Zealand 3.3%, South Africa 2.8% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 2,431 32.9 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 1,455 19.7 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 1,134 15.3 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 1,016 13.7 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Judaism 580 7.8 36,901 0.5 91,022 0.4

The most common responses for religion in Woollahra were No Religion, so described 32.9%, Catholic 19.7%, Anglican 15.3%, Not stated 13.7% and Judaism 7.8%. In Woollahra, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (49.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Mandarin 121 1.6 239,945 3.2 596,711 2.5
French 91 1.2 23,743 0.3 70,873 0.3
Spanish 86 1.2 63,527 0.8 140,817 0.6
Italian 68 0.9 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
Greek 65 0.9 81,683 1.1 237,588 1.0
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English only spoken at home 5,596 75.4 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 556 16.9 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Woollahra 75.4% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 1.6%, French 1.2%, Spanish 1.2%, Italian 0.9% and Greek 0.9%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,685 67.9 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 996 25.2 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 143 3.6 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 128 3.2 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 3,952 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Woollahra. Of these 67.9% were employed full time, 25.2% were employed part-time and 3.2% 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
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 352 9.2 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 333 8.7 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 305 8.0 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 372 9.7 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 2,316 60.6 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Woollahra, 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,752 45.8 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 818 21.4 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 400 10.5 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 302 7.9 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 231 6.0 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 152 4.0 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 68 1.8 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 44 1.1 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Woollahra included Professionals 45.8%, Managers 21.4%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 10.5%, Sales Workers 7.9%, Community and Personal Service Workers 6.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 4.0%, Labourers 1.8% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 1.1%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Legal Services 227 6.1 39,267 1.2 104,051 1.0
Banking 163 4.4 63,678 1.9 144,232 1.3
Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 133 3.6 31,756 0.9 75,208 0.7
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 114 3.1 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Management Advice and Related Consulting Services 101 2.7 24,151 0.7 66,148 0.6

Of the employed people in Woollahra, the most common responses for industry of employment included Legal Services 6.1%, Banking 4.4%, Other Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 3.6%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.1% and Management Advice and Related Consulting Services 2.7%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 1,375 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 3,646 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,529 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Woollahra was $1,375.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,262 33.1 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 820 21.5 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Worked at home 336 8.8 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Bus 330 8.7 133,903 4.0 323,201 3.0
Walked only 323 8.5 130,957 3.9 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 1,319 34.5 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,478 38.8 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Woollahra, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 33.1%, Train 21.5%, Worked at home 8.8%, Bus 8.7% and Walked only 8.5%. On the day, 34.5% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 38.8% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,496 71.2 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,564 24.8 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 595 9.4 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,386 21.9 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Woollahra, of people aged 15 years and over, 71.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 9.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.9% 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
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,908 30.2 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,671 26.5 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 567 9.0 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 346 5.5 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Woollahra, 26.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 834 45.5 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 717 39.2 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 236 12.9 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 44 2.4 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Woollahra, 39.2% were couple families with children, 45.5% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 15.4 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 84.6 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Woollahra, 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% 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
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 474 30.6 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 63 4.1 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 273 17.6 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 259 16.7 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 99 6.4 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 192 12.4 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 72 4.6 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 119 7.7 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Woollahra, of couple families with children, 30.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 17.6% 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 Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 2,914 89.2 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 354 10.8 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Woollahra, 89.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.8% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 438 15.0 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 977 33.5 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 1,464 50.2 519,390 19.9 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 15 0.5 23,580 0.9 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Woollahra, 15.0% were separate houses, 33.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 50.2% were flats or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.3 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 323 11.1 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,061 36.4 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 877 30.1 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 517 17.8 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 124 4.3 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Woollahra, of occupied private dwellings 11.1% had 1 bedroom, 36.4% had 2 bedrooms and 30.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 983 33.7 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 715 24.5 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,071 36.7 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 21 0.7 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 130 4.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Woollahra, 33.7% were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 36.7% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 1,800 61.7 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 911 31.2 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 208 7.1 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Woollahra, of all households, 61.7% were family households, 31.2% were single person households and 7.1% were group households.

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Household income Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 45.6 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Woollahra, 11.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 45.6% 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 Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 655 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 3,033 -- 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 Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 400 13.7 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,418 48.6 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 793 27.2 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 165 5.7 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 143 4.9 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Woollahra, 48.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 177 6.0 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,618 89.4 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 133 4.5 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Woollahra, 89.4% 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.
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 5 26.3 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 14 73.7 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 33 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Woollahra, 26.3% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 73.7% were female. The median age was 33 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
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,874 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Woollahra, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,874.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Woollahra % Woollahra New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 695 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Woollahra, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $695 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.