Yarrawarrah

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC14485
People 2,733
Male 48.8%
Female 51.2%
Median age 40
Families 801
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 1
All private dwellings 940
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,288
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,200
Median weekly rent $550
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2

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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
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 1,334 48.8 3,686,014 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,398 51.2 3,794,217 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 32 1.2 216,176 2.9 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,733 people in Yarrawarrah. Of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

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Age Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median age 40 -- 38 -- 38 --
0-4 years 170 6.2 465,135 6.2 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 207 7.6 478,184 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 171 6.3 443,009 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 153 5.6 448,425 6.0 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 188 6.9 489,673 6.5 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 143 5.2 527,161 7.0 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 152 5.6 540,360 7.2 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 166 6.1 499,724 6.7 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 193 7.1 503,169 6.7 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 172 6.3 492,440 6.6 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 195 7.2 485,546 6.5 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 184 6.8 469,726 6.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 256 9.4 420,044 5.6 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 157 5.8 384,470 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 97 3.6 292,556 3.9 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 85 3.1 217,308 2.9 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 21 0.8 155,806 2.1 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 15 0.6 167,506 2.2 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Yarrawarrah was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% 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
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 1,395 64.1 2,965,280 48.7 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 46 2.1 190,198 3.1 608,059 3.2
Divorced 91 4.2 512,298 8.4 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 66 3.0 331,653 5.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 577 26.5 2,094,460 34.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Yarrawarrah aged 15 years and over, 64.1% were married and 6.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,325 63.6 2,612,630 48.3 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 117 5.6 506,133 9.4 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 642 30.8 2,290,887 42.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Yarrawarrah, of people aged 15 years and over, 63.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.6% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Preschool 65 8.9 132,047 5.7 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 202 27.5 417,465 18.0 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 51 6.9 122,099 5.3 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 5 0.7 67,611 2.9 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 109 14.9 269,249 11.6 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 61 8.3 117,689 5.1 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 12 1.6 79,915 3.4 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 57 7.8 144,103 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 116 15.8 376,133 16.2 1,160,626 16.1
Other 11 1.5 63,673 2.7 198,383 2.8
Not stated 45 6.1 535,266 23.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Yarrawarrah 27.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.4% were in primary school, 24.5% in secondary school and 23.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 514 23.4 1,424,716 23.4 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 266 12.1 543,142 8.9 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 92 4.2 167,947 2.8 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 358 16.3 730,498 12.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 336 15.3 930,654 15.3 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 73 3.3 203,574 3.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 271 12.3 702,178 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 105 4.8 513,209 8.4 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 4 0.2 54,870 0.9 145,844 0.8
Not stated 79 3.6 627,465 10.3 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Yarrawarrah, 15.3% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 20.6% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 12.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 1,226 31.7 2,261,062 22.9 7,298,243 23.3
English 1,200 31.0 2,302,481 23.3 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 439 11.3 741,671 7.5 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 267 6.9 587,052 5.9 2,023,470 6.4
German 108 2.8 236,146 2.4 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Yarrawarrah were Australian 31.7%, English 31.0%, Irish 11.3%, Scottish 6.9% and German 2.8%.

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

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Country of birth Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,354 87.1 4,899,090 65.5 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 101 3.7 226,564 3.0 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 23 0.9 117,136 1.6 518,466 2.2
Ireland 17 0.6 24,038 0.3 74,888 0.3
Scotland 14 0.5 28,579 0.4 119,417 0.5
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 13 0.5 234,508 3.1 509,555 2.2

In Yarrawarrah, 87.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 3.7%, New Zealand 0.9%, Ireland 0.6%, Scotland 0.5% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 0.5%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 445 16.3 2,764,170 37.0 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 253 9.2 458,394 6.1 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 142 5.2 325,182 4.3 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,838 67.2 3,399,725 45.4 11,070,538 47.3

In Yarrawarrah, 67.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 1,983 73.0 3,745,787 50.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 197 7.3 359,370 4.8 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 53 2.0 143,450 1.9 617,331 2.6
Scotland 35 1.3 72,321 1.0 276,038 1.2
Netherlands 33 1.2 40,444 0.5 175,354 0.7

In Yarrawarrah, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 73.0%, England 7.3%, New Zealand 2.0%, Scotland 1.3% and Netherlands 1.2%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 2,104 76.8 3,884,762 51.9 12,643,365 54.0
England 159 5.8 322,472 4.3 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 38 1.4 139,899 1.9 608,329 2.6
Scotland 28 1.0 63,302 0.8 245,915 1.1
Germany 28 1.0 47,489 0.6 169,618 0.7

In Yarrawarrah, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 76.8%, England 5.8%, New Zealand 1.4%, Scotland 1.0% and Germany 1.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Catholic 881 32.2 1,846,443 24.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 684 25.0 1,161,810 15.5 3,101,185 13.3
No Religion, so described 641 23.4 1,879,562 25.1 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 124 4.5 684,969 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 89 3.3 217,258 2.9 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Yarrawarrah were Catholic 32.2%, Anglican 25.0%, No Religion, so described 23.4%, Not stated 4.5% and Uniting Church 3.3%. In Yarrawarrah, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (74.2%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Greek 19 0.7 81,683 1.1 237,588 1.0
German 16 0.6 23,033 0.3 79,353 0.3
Italian 16 0.6 75,694 1.0 271,597 1.2
Cantonese 13 0.5 143,333 1.9 280,943 1.2
Dutch 12 0.4 8,686 0.1 33,835 0.1
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English only spoken at home 2,543 92.7 5,126,633 68.5 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 78 8.8 735,563 26.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Yarrawarrah 92.7% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Greek 0.7%, German 0.6%, Italian 0.6%, Cantonese 0.5% and Dutch 0.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 944 60.6 2,134,521 59.2 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 506 32.5 1,071,151 29.7 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 62 4.0 174,654 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 45 2.9 225,546 6.3 787,452 6.9

There were 1,557 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yarrawarrah. Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 2.9% 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
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 174 11.5 364,637 10.8 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 177 11.7 352,817 10.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 162 10.7 353,702 10.5 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 239 15.8 645,428 19.1 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 698 46.1 1,489,099 44.1 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Yarrawarrah, 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Professionals 352 23.0 798,126 23.6 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 281 18.4 467,977 13.8 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 224 14.6 429,239 12.7 1,447,414 13.5
Managers 223 14.6 456,084 13.5 1,390,047 13.0
Community and Personal Service Workers 163 10.7 350,261 10.4 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 140 9.2 311,414 9.2 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 77 5.0 297,887 8.8 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 50 3.3 206,839 6.1 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Yarrawarrah included Professionals 23.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 18.4%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.6%, Managers 14.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 10.7%, Sales Workers 9.2%, Labourers 5.0% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 3.3%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 60 4.3 119,350 3.5 411,808 3.9
Primary Education 57 4.1 65,204 1.9 231,198 2.2
Secondary Education 40 2.9 58,072 1.7 177,487 1.7
Local Government Administration 37 2.6 43,378 1.3 142,724 1.3
Air and Space Transport 32 2.3 17,045 0.5 46,173 0.4

Of the employed people in Yarrawarrah, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.3%, Primary Education 4.1%, Secondary Education 2.9%, Local Government Administration 2.6% and Air and Space Transport 2.3%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 871 -- 664 -- 662 --
Family 2,408 -- 1,780 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,288 -- 1,486 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yarrawarrah was $871.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 950 62.5 1,953,399 57.8 6,574,571 61.5
Train 154 10.1 252,786 7.5 488,012 4.6
Train, car as driver 66 4.3 34,213 1.0 86,003 0.8
Worked at home 64 4.2 163,026 4.8 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 48 3.2 144,820 4.3 489,922 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 251 16.6 540,215 16.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,090 72.2 2,182,854 64.6 7,305,271 68.4

In Yarrawarrah, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 62.5%, Train 10.1%, Train, car as driver 4.3%, Worked at home 4.2% and Car, as passenger 3.2%. On the day, 16.6% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 72.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,777 81.2 4,127,723 67.7 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 789 36.0 1,659,250 27.2 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 306 14.0 709,415 11.6 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 467 21.3 1,103,790 18.1 3,620,726 19.0

In Yarrawarrah, of people aged 15 years and over, 81.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.0% provided care for children and 14.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.3% 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
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 523 23.9 1,359,656 22.3 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 700 32.0 1,531,206 25.1 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 328 15.0 690,934 11.3 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 224 10.2 545,925 9.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yarrawarrah, 32.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 277 34.7 709,524 36.6 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 460 57.6 887,358 45.7 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 62 7.8 310,906 16.0 959,543 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 32,438 1.7 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Yarrawarrah, 57.6% were couple families with children, 34.7% were couple families without children and 7.8% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 21.9 -- 17.8 -- 18.2
Female -- 78.1 -- 82.2 -- 81.8

In Yarrawarrah, 21.9% of single parents were male and 78.1% 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
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 165 22.3 360,916 22.6 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 21 2.8 63,106 4.0 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 237 32.1 329,567 20.6 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 74 10.0 240,084 15.0 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 38 5.1 96,933 6.1 302,037 6.0
Both not working 138 18.7 334,742 21.0 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 32 4.3 80,905 5.1 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 34 4.6 90,630 5.7 311,381 6.2

In Yarrawarrah, of couple families with children, 22.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 32.1% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 877 94.9 2,604,320 90.1 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 47 5.1 284,741 9.9 1,039,874 11.2

In Yarrawarrah, 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 849 96.8 1,729,820 66.4 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 15 1.7 317,453 12.2 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 13 1.5 519,390 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 Yarrawarrah, 96.8% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 17,157 0.7 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 14 1.6 157,194 6.0 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 22 2.5 577,675 22.2 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 316 35.8 970,001 37.2 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 519 58.8 816,405 31.3 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.4 65,888 2.5 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yarrawarrah, of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 2.5% had 2 bedrooms and 35.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 383 43.7 839,665 32.2 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 422 48.1 840,004 32.3 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 54 6.2 826,922 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 5 0.6 23,968 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 13 1.5 73,763 2.8 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Yarrawarrah, 43.7% were owned outright, 48.1% were owned with a mortgage and 6.2% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 775 87.7 1,874,524 72.0 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 98 11.1 620,778 23.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 11 1.2 109,004 4.2 354,917 4.3

In Yarrawarrah, of all households, 87.7% were family households, 11.1% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

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Household income Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 7.4 -- 19.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 32.3 -- 18.7 -- 16.4

In Yarrawarrah, 7.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 32.3% 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 Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 550 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 87.1 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,200 -- 1,986 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 92.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 11 1.2 239,625 9.2 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 176 20.0 946,159 36.3 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 404 45.9 887,849 34.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 274 31.1 435,053 16.7 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 1.7 95,623 3.7 285,197 3.4

In Yarrawarrah, 20.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 36 4.1 381,709 14.7 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 833 94.8 2,149,040 82.5 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 10 1.1 73,565 2.8 221,494 2.7

In Yarrawarrah, 94.8% 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.
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male 18 51.4 107,368 49.7 322,171 49.6
Female 17 48.6 108,809 50.3 326,996 50.4
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Yarrawarrah, 51.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 48.6% were female. The median age was 18 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
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 4.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 2,125 -- 1,214 -- 1,203 --

In Yarrawarrah, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.2 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,125.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Yarrawarrah % Yarrawarrah New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,427 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Yarrawarrah, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,427.

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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.