Burwood - Suburb Demographics : Census 2011

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT RESEARCH - BURWOOD

To better understand the PROPERTY MANAGEMENT potential of your INVESTMENT PROPERTY it is crucial to research the suburb of BURWOOD. A good starting point is to assess the population demographics of BURWOOD to understand who are your potential tenants and/or purchasers.

As experienced property managers our property management team uses this information to identify the target market when developing a marketing strategy for your rental property.

This ensures that we provide our landlords with the most accurate advice, achieve the highest rent and attract the best tenants who will look after your valuable investment property.

Unfortunately in most cases the local REAL ESTATE AGENT PROPERTY MANAGEMENT places little importance in keeping up to date with this vital information. Usually because they are either overworked, under staffed or don’t understand the importance.

 

People — demographics & education

People

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Total

12,466

--

6,917,658

--

21,507,717

--

Male

6,070

48.7

3,408,878

49.3

10,634,013

49.4

Female

6,396

51.3

3,508,780

50.7

10,873,704

50.6

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

32

0.3

172,621

2.5

548,369

2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 12,466 people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People

0-4 years

536

4.3

458,736

6.6

1,421,050

6.6

5-9 years

431

3.5

434,608

6.3

1,351,921

6.3

10-14 years

521

4.2

439,168

6.3

1,371,054

6.4

15-19 years

730

5.9

443,416

6.4

1,405,798

6.5

20-24 years

1,598

12.8

449,685

6.5

1,460,673

6.8

25-29 years

1,776

14.2

473,160

6.8

1,513,236

7

30-34 years

1,051

8.4

468,336

6.8

1,453,775

6.8

35-39 years

797

6.4

488,124

7.1

1,520,138

7.1

40-44 years

712

5.7

483,502

7

1,542,879

7.2

45-49 years

763

6.1

481,428

7

1,504,142

7

50-54 years

788

6.3

469,024

6.8

1,447,404

6.7

55-59 years

596

4.8

419,612

6.1

1,297,244

6

60-64 years

545

4.4

390,678

5.6

1,206,116

5.6

65-69 years

344

2.8

304,327

4.4

919,319

4.3

70-74 years

356

2.9

237,362

3.4

708,090

3.3

75-79 years

335

2.7

186,032

2.7

545,263

2.5

80-84 years

290

2.3

150,724

2.2

436,936

2

85 years and over

298

2.4

139,735

2

402,681

1.9

Median age

32

--

38

--

37

--

The median age of people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 11.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.0% of the population.

Registered marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Married

4,860

44.3

2,758,854

49.4

8,461,114

48.7

Separated

222

2

170,428

3.1

529,280

3

Divorced

699

6.4

461,145

8.3

1,460,899

8.4

Widowed

506

4.6

324,518

5.8

949,634

5.5

Never married

4,693

42.7

1,870,203

33.5

5,962,769

34.3

Of people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.3% were married and 8.4% were either divorced or separated.

Median age by registered marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Married

47

--

50

--

50

--

Separated

47

--

49

--

49

--

Divorced

52

--

54

--

54

--

Widowed

81

--

78

--

78

--

Never married

25

--

26

--

25

--

The median age of married people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Registered marriage

4,142

41.7

2,514,378

50

7,647,042

49.2

De facto marriage

509

5.1

418,721

8.3

1,476,369

9.5

Not married

5,289

53.2

2,096,245

41.7

6,413,399

41.3

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Registered marriage

48

--

50

--

50

--

De facto marriage

30

--

36

--

35

--

Not married

27

--

34

--

33

--

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Pre-school

120

2.7

126,605

5.9

332,844

5.1

Primary - Government

370

8.3

372,075

17.4

1,181,787

18.2

Primary - Catholic

121

2.7

115,727

5.4

359,062

5.5

Primary - Other Non Government

50

1.1

61,544

2.9

214,359

3.3

Secondary - Government

379

8.5

271,181

12.7

774,074

11.9

Secondary - Catholic

139

3.1

109,409

5.1

307,142

4.7

Secondary - Other Non Government

148

3.3

71,341

3.3

254,828

3.9

Technical or further education institution

367

8.2

168,004

7.9

473,606

7.3

University or tertiary institution

1,583

35.4

303,070

14.2

932,524

14.3

Other

221

4.9

50,619

2.4

161,660

2.5

Not Stated

974

21.8

486,539

22.8

1,511,694

23.2

Total

4,472

--

2,136,114

--

6,503,580

--

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) 35.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 12.1% were in primary school, 14.9% in secondary school and 43.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

People — cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Chinese

5,071

36.4

378,465

4.3

866,208

3.1

English

1,106

7.9

2,151,788

24.2

7,238,533

25.9

Australian

905

6.5

2,217,158

25

7,098,486

25.4

Italian

664

4.8

246,158

2.8

916,121

3.3

Indian

636

4.6

138,687

1.6

390,894

1.4

The most common ancestries in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) were Chinese 36.4%, English 7.9%, Australian 6.5%, Italian 4.8% and Indian 4.6%.

Country of birth

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Australia

3,785

30.4

4,747,372

68.6

15,017,847

69.8

Other top responses

China (excludes SARs and Taiwan)

3,309

26.5

156,035

2.3

318,969

1.5

India

573

4.6

95,388

1.4

295,362

1.4

Korea, Republic of (South)

498

4

41,819

0.6

74,538

0.3

Hong Kong (SAR of China)

360

2.9

38,568

0.6

74,956

0.3

Nepal

350

2.8

15,296

0.2

24,635

0.1

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 30.4% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 26.5%, India 4.6%, Korea, Republic of (South) 4.0%, Hong Kong (SAR of China) 2.9% and Nepal 2.8%.

Birthplace of parents, stated responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Both parents born overseas

9,473

82.1

2,363,793

36.7

6,876,586

34.3

Father only born overseas

379

3.3

433,840

6.7

1,407,270

7

Mother only born overseas

296

2.6

294,595

4.6

989,220

4.9

Both parents born in Australia

1,396

12.1

3,342,215

51.9

10,757,087

53.7

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 12.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 82.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

No Religion

3,685

29.6

1,240,531

17.9

4,796,787

22.3

Catholic

2,668

21.4

1,902,393

27.5

5,439,268

25.3

Buddhism

1,308

10.5

201,032

2.9

528,978

2.5

Hinduism

858

6.9

119,802

1.7

275,535

1.3

Anglican

561

4.5

1,378,386

19.9

3,679,907

17.1

The most common responses for religion in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) were No Religion 29.6%, Catholic 21.4%, Buddhism 10.5%, Hinduism 6.9% and Anglican 4.5%.

Language, top responses (other than English)

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Mandarin

2,803

22.5

139,822

2

336,410

1.6

Cantonese

1,633

13.1

136,373

2

263,673

1.2

Korean

540

4.3

47,423

0.7

79,787

0.4

Italian

404

3.2

83,173

1.2

299,834

1.4

Nepali

366

2.9

16,143

0.2

27,153

0.1

English only spoken at home

3,176

25.5

5,013,343

72.5

16,509,291

76.8

Households where two or more languages are spoken

3,129

73.9

604,562

24.5

1,579,949

20.4

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) 25.5% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 22.5%, Cantonese 13.1%, Korean 4.3%, Italian 3.2% and Nepali 2.9%.

People — employment

Employment

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over

Worked full-time

3,569

57.4

2,007,924

60.2

6,367,554

59.7

Worked part-time

1,842

29.6

939,465

28.2

3,062,976

28.7

Away from work

273

4.4

190,944

5.7

627,797

5.9

Unemployed

531

8.5

196,525

5.9

600,133

5.6

Total in labour force

6,215

--

3,334,858

--

10,658,460

--

There were 6,215 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.4% were employed full time, 29.6% were employed part-time and 8.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Labour force, people aged 15 years and over

1-15 hours per week

578

10.2

326,514

10.4

1,087,799

10.8

16-24 hours per week

760

13.4

304,830

9.7

947,792

9.4

25-34 hours per week

499

8.8

308,122

9.8

1,027,380

10.2

35-39 hours per week

1,137

20

569,665

18.2

1,808,879

18

40 hours or more per week

2,435

42.8

1,438,260

45.8

4,558,678

45.3

Of employed people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 10.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Labour force, people aged 15 years and over

Employed full-time

37

--

41

--

40

--

Employed part-time

30

--

40

--

40

--

The median age of people employed full-time in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 30 years.

Occupation

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Employed people aged 15 years and over

Professionals

1,603

28.2

713,548

22.7

2,145,442

21.3

Clerical and Administrative Workers

855

15

473,141

15.1

1,483,558

14.7

Technicians and Trades Workers

641

11.3

414,668

13.2

1,425,146

14.2

Managers

611

10.8

418,333

13.3

1,293,970

12.9

Sales Workers

607

10.7

290,496

9.3

942,140

9.4

Community and Personal Service Workers

511

9

297,667

9.5

971,897

9.7

Labourers

488

8.6

273,129

8.7

947,608

9.4

Machinery Operators And Drivers

188

3.3

199,438

6.4

659,551

6.6

The most common occupations in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) included Professionals 28.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 15.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 11.3%, Managers 10.8%, and Sales Workers 10.7%.

Industry of employment, top responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Employed people aged 15 years and over

Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services

475

8.4

127,711

4.1

412,804

4.1

Computer System Design and Related Services

194

3.4

53,474

1.7

139,409

1.4

Hospitals

189

3.3

101,494

3.2

361,011

3.6

Legal and Accounting Services

179

3.1

74,557

2.4

209,182

2.1

Depository Financial Intermediation

157

2.8

60,696

1.9

148,232

1.5

Of the employed people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked in Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services. Other major industries of employment included Computer System Design and Related Services 3.4%, Hospitals 3.3%, Legal and Accounting Services 3.1% and Depository Financial Intermediation 2.8%.

Median weekly incomes

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Personal

437

--

561

--

577

--

Family

1,301

--

1,477

--

1,481

--

Household

1,185

--

1,237

--

1,234

--

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was $437.

Travel to work, top responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Employed people aged 15 years and over

Car, as driver

1,907

33.6

1,807,358

57.6

6,059,972

60.2

Train

1,904

33.5

193,099

6.2

388,012

3.9

Walked only

378

6.7

128,339

4.1

377,043

3.7

Train, bus

247

4.3

44,454

1.4

83,712

0.8

Bus

185

3.3

116,656

3.7

301,187

3

People who travelled to work by public transport

2,475

43.6

433,016

13.8

1,046,721

10.4

People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger

2,091

36.8

1,971,702

62.8

6,620,840

65.8

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), on the day of the Census, the methods of travel to work for employed people were Car, as driver 33.6%, Train 33.5% and Walked only 6.7%. Other common responses were Train, bus 4.3% and Bus 3.3%. On the day, 43.6% of employed people travelled to work on public transport and 36.8% by car (either as driver or as passenger).

Unpaid work

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Did unpaid domestic work (last week)

6,332

57.7

3,839,135

68.7

12,149,347

70

Cared for child/children (last two weeks)

1,993

18.2

1,537,775

27.5

4,827,808

27.8

Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks)

1,102

10

638,615

11.4

1,896,957

10.9

Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months)

1,343

12.2

942,085

16.9

3,090,874

17.8

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.2% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Less than 5 hours per week

2,512

22.9

1,226,912

22

3,883,357

22.4

5 to 14 hours per week

2,186

19.9

1,391,598

24.9

4,444,640

25.6

15 to 29 hours per week

916

8.3

660,872

11.8

2,075,154

12

30 hours or more per week

717

6.5

559,753

10

1,746,196

10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 19.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.5% worked 30 hours or more.

Families — family composition

Family composition

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Couple family without children

1,078

35.7

669,019

36.6

2,150,301

37.8

Couple family with children

1,301

43.1

831,850

45.5

2,534,399

44.6

One parent family

496

16.4

297,904

16.3

901,637

15.9

Other family

142

4.7

30,780

1.7

97,722

1.7

Of the families in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 43.1% were couple families with children, 35.7% were couple families without children and 16.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts

Single (or lone) parents

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population

Male

--

14.7

--

17

--

17.6

Female

--

85.3

--

83

--

82.4

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) 14.7% of single parents were male and 85.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes

Median family income, couple families with two incomes

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Families without children

1,862

--

2,120

--

2,081

--

Families with children

2,396

--

2,370

--

2,310

--

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,396 and those without children was $1,862.

Families — employment status of couple families

Employment status of couple families

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over

Both employed, worked full-time

519

21.8

327,626

21.8

1,015,165

21.7

Both employed, worked part-time

112

4.7

54,280

3.6

174,795

3.7

One employed full-time, one part-time

358

15

306,829

20.4

1,001,907

21.4

One employed full-time, other not working

449

18.8

239,315

15.9

736,322

15.7

One employed part-time, other not working

171

7.2

83,287

5.5

251,191

5.4

Both not working

513

21.5

308,233

20.5

899,598

19.2

Other

101

4.2

89,812

6

291,196

6.2

Labour force status not stated

160

6.7

91,486

6.1

314,529

6.7

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 15.0% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Occupied private dwellings

4,236

94

2,471,299

90.3

7,760,320

89.3

Unoccupied private dwellings

268

6

265,338

9.7

934,470

10.7

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 94.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Occupied private dwellings

Separate house

1,651

39

1,717,699

69.5

5,864,574

75.6

Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc

398

9.4

263,926

10.7

765,980

9.9

Flat, unit or apartment

2,168

51.2

465,189

18.8

1,056,237

13.6

Other dwelling

9

0.2

21,140

0.9

66,666

0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 39.0% were separate houses, 9.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 51.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Number of bedrooms

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Occupied private dwellings

None (includes bedsitters)

46

1.1

18,042

0.7

42,160

0.5

1 bedroom

324

7.7

137,467

5.6

363,129

4.7

2 bedrooms

1,709

40.4

555,253

22.5

1,481,577

19.1

3 bedrooms

1,194

28.2

986,995

39.9

3,379,930

43.6

4 or more bedrooms

851

20.1

726,049

29.4

2,350,132

30.3

Number of bedrooms not stated

110

2.6

47,491

1.9

143,394

1.8

Average number of bedrooms per dwelling

2.7

--

3

--

3.1

--

Average number of people per household

2.7

--

2.6

--

2.6

--

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.7% had 1 bedroom, 40.4% had 2 bedrooms and 28.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Tenure

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Occupied private dwellings

Owned outright

1,288

30.4

820,006

33.2

2,488,149

32.1

Owned with a mortgage

841

19.9

824,292

33.4

2,709,433

34.9

Rented

1,935

45.7

743,050

30.1

2,297,458

29.6

Other tenure type

29

0.7

20,418

0.8

70,069

0.9

Tenure type not stated

142

3.4

63,530

2.6

195,213

2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 30.4% were owned outright, 19.9% were owned with a mortgage and 45.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition

Household composition

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Family households

2,858

67.5

1,777,400

71.9

5,550,614

71.5

Single (or lone) person households

911

21.5

599,149

24.2

1,888,698

24.3

Group households

467

11

94,746

3.8

321,007

4.1

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.5% were family households, 21.5% were single person households and 11.0% were group households.

Household income

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Less than $600 gross weekly income

--

27.3

--

24.2

--

23.7

More than $3,000 gross weekly income

--

11.9

--

12.3

--

11.2

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 27.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — 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

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Median rent

421

--

300

--

285

--

Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income

--

76.4

--

88.4

--

89.6

Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income

--

23.6

--

11.6

--

10.4

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (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. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Median mortgage repayments

2,167

--

1,993

--

1,800

--

Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income

--

92

--

89.5

--

90.1

Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income

--

8

--

10.5

--

9.9

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (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. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

None

1,119

26.4

258,153

10.4

665,852

8.6

1 motor vehicle

1,807

42.7

933,953

37.8

2,778,576

35.8

2 motor vehicles

857

20.2

840,655

34

2,802,468

36.1

3 or more vehicles

283

6.7

360,074

14.6

1,279,134

16.5

Number of motor vehicles not stated

168

4

78,462

3.2

234,292

3

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 42.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 20.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Source: ABS Census 2011

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT RESEARCH - BURWOOD

To better understand the PROPERTY MANAGEMENT potential of your INVESTMENT PROPERTY it is crucial to research the suburb of BURWOOD. A good starting point is to assess the population demographics of BURWOOD to understand who are your potential tenants and/or purchasers.

As experienced property managers our property management team uses this information to identify the target market when developing a marketing strategy for your rental property.

This ensures that we provide our landlords with the most accurate advice, achieve the highest rent and attract the best tenants who will look after your valuable investment property.

Unfortunately in most cases the local REAL ESTATE AGENT PROPERTY MANAGEMENT places little importance in keeping up to date with this vital information. Usually because they are either overworked, under staffed or don’t understand the importance.

 

 

People — demographics & education

People

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Total

12,466

--

6,917,658

--

21,507,717

--

Male

6,070

48.7

3,408,878

49.3

10,634,013

49.4

Female

6,396

51.3

3,508,780

50.7

10,873,704

50.6

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

32

0.3

172,621

2.5

548,369

2.5


In the 2011 Census, there were 12,466 people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People

0-4 years

536

4.3

458,736

6.6

1,421,050

6.6

5-9 years

431

3.5

434,608

6.3

1,351,921

6.3

10-14 years

521

4.2

439,168

6.3

1,371,054

6.4

15-19 years

730

5.9

443,416

6.4

1,405,798

6.5

20-24 years

1,598

12.8

449,685

6.5

1,460,673

6.8

25-29 years

1,776

14.2

473,160

6.8

1,513,236

7

30-34 years

1,051

8.4

468,336

6.8

1,453,775

6.8

35-39 years

797

6.4

488,124

7.1

1,520,138

7.1

40-44 years

712

5.7

483,502

7

1,542,879

7.2

45-49 years

763

6.1

481,428

7

1,504,142

7

50-54 years

788

6.3

469,024

6.8

1,447,404

6.7

55-59 years

596

4.8

419,612

6.1

1,297,244

6

60-64 years

545

4.4

390,678

5.6

1,206,116

5.6

65-69 years

344

2.8

304,327

4.4

919,319

4.3

70-74 years

356

2.9

237,362

3.4

708,090

3.3

75-79 years

335

2.7

186,032

2.7

545,263

2.5

80-84 years

290

2.3

150,724

2.2

436,936

2

85 years and over

298

2.4

139,735

2

402,681

1.9

Median age

32

--

38

--

37

--


The median age of people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 11.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.0% of the population.

Registered marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Married

4,860

44.3

2,758,854

49.4

8,461,114

48.7

Separated

222

2

170,428

3.1

529,280

3

Divorced

699

6.4

461,145

8.3

1,460,899

8.4

Widowed

506

4.6

324,518

5.8

949,634

5.5

Never married

4,693

42.7

1,870,203

33.5

5,962,769

34.3


Of people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.3% were married and 8.4% were either divorced or separated.


Median age by registered marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Married

47

--

50

--

50

--

Separated

47

--

49

--

49

--

Divorced

52

--

54

--

54

--

Widowed

81

--

78

--

78

--

Never married

25

--

26

--

25

--


The median age of married people in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Registered marriage

4,142

41.7

2,514,378

50

7,647,042

49.2

De facto marriage

509

5.1

418,721

8.3

1,476,369

9.5

Not married

5,289

53.2

2,096,245

41.7

6,413,399

41.3


In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

People aged 15 years and over

Registered marriage

48

--

50

--

50

--

De facto marriage

30

--

36

--

35

--

Not married

27

--

34

--

33

--


The median age of people in a registered marriage in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Pre-school

120

2.7

126,605

5.9

332,844

5.1

Primary - Government

370

8.3

372,075

17.4

1,181,787

18.2

Primary - Catholic

121

2.7

115,727

5.4

359,062

5.5

Primary - Other Non Government

50

1.1

61,544

2.9

214,359

3.3

Secondary - Government

379

8.5

271,181

12.7

774,074

11.9

Secondary - Catholic

139

3.1

109,409

5.1

307,142

4.7

Secondary - Other Non Government

148

3.3

71,341

3.3

254,828

3.9

Technical or further education institution

367

8.2

168,004

7.9

473,606

7.3

University or tertiary institution

1,583

35.4

303,070

14.2

932,524

14.3

Other

221

4.9

50,619

2.4

161,660

2.5

Not Stated

974

21.8

486,539

22.8

1,511,694

23.2

Total

4,472

--

2,136,114

--

6,503,580

--


In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) 35.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 12.1% were in primary school, 14.9% in secondary school and 43.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.


People — cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Chinese

5,071

36.4

378,465

4.3

866,208

3.1

English

1,106

7.9

2,151,788

24.2

7,238,533

25.9

Australian

905

6.5

2,217,158

25

7,098,486

25.4

Italian

664

4.8

246,158

2.8

916,121

3.3

Indian

636

4.6

138,687

1.6

390,894

1.4

The most common ancestries in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) were Chinese 36.4%, English 7.9%, Australian 6.5%, Italian 4.8% and Indian 4.6%.

Country of birth

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Australia

3,785

30.4

4,747,372

68.6

15,017,847

69.8

Other top responses

China (excludes SARs and Taiwan)

3,309

26.5

156,035

2.3

318,969

1.5

India

573

4.6

95,388

1.4

295,362

1.4

Korea, Republic of (South)

498

4

41,819

0.6

74,538

0.3

Hong Kong (SAR of China)

360

2.9

38,568

0.6

74,956

0.3

Nepal

350

2.8

15,296

0.2

24,635

0.1

In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 30.4% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 26.5%, India 4.6%, Korea, Republic of (South) 4.0%, Hong Kong (SAR of China) 2.9% and Nepal 2.8%.

Birthplace of parents, stated responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Both parents born overseas

9,473

82.1

2,363,793

36.7

6,876,586

34.3

Father only born overseas

379

3.3

433,840

6.7

1,407,270

7

Mother only born overseas

296

2.6

294,595

4.6

989,220

4.9

Both parents born in Australia

1,396

12.1

3,342,215

51.9

10,757,087

53.7


In Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs), 12.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 82.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

No Religion

3,685

29.6

1,240,531

17.9

4,796,787

22.3

Catholic

2,668

21.4

1,902,393

27.5

5,439,268

25.3

Buddhism

1,308

10.5

201,032

2.9

528,978

2.5

Hinduism

858

6.9

119,802

1.7

275,535

1.3

Anglican

561

4.5

1,378,386

19.9

3,679,907

17.1

The most common responses for religion in Burwood (NSW) (State Suburbs) were No Religion 29.6%, Catholic 21.4%, Buddhism 10.5%, Hinduism 6.9% and Anglican 4.5%.

Language, top responses (other than English)

Burwood (NSW)

%

New South Wales

%

Australia

%

Mandarin

2,803

22.5

139,822

2

336,410

1.6

Cantonese

1,633

13.1

136,373

2

263,673

1.2

Korean

540

4.3

47,423

0.7