Central Coast TASCommunity profile

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Central Coast Council area

Additional areas

Central Coast Council area has a total population of 21,358 and 9,470 dwellings in 2011.

Additional areas are summary profiles that present a sub-set of socio-demographic information and are designed for areas which have too small a population for detailed profiling.

Please note that these are summary tables that include selected statistics drawn from the 2011 Census. Therefore the sum of these selected components may not equal the totals given in these tables.

Central Coast Council area summary profile, 2011
NameNumber%Regional TAS %
Population Summary----0.0
Total Population21,358100.0100.0
Australian citizens19,87193.091.6
Eligible voters (citizens 18+)15,23771.370.1
Indigenous population1,2695.94.5
Speaks language other than English at home3361.63.0
Needs assistance due to age or disability1,2505.96.1
Age Structure----0.0
Babies and pre-schoolers (0 to 4)1,2405.86.2
Primary schoolers (5 to 11)1,8598.78.8
Secondary schoolers (12 to 17)1,8548.78.3
Tertiary education/independence (18 to 24)1,4386.77.8
Young workforce (25 to 34)1,9229.010.3
Parents and homebuilders (35 to 49)4,33220.320.1
Older workers & pre-retirees (50 to 59)3,26015.314.5
Empty nesters and retirees (60 to 69)2,73812.812.5
Seniors (70 to 84)2,26810.69.5
Frail aged (85 and over)4442.12.0
Total Population21,358100.0100.0
Household Types----0.0
Couples with children2,34027.426.3
Couples without children2,64931.029.3
One parent families88810.410.5
Lone person households2,21625.926.9
Group households1461.72.7
Total households (inc. non-classifiable)8,544100.0100.0
Christian religions12,74859.760.4
Non Christian religions1910.91.5
No Religion6,05828.428.1
Not stated2,24710.59.3
Total persons (inc. non-classifiable)21,359100.0100.0
Attending pre-school or primary school1,9829.39.4
Attending secondary school1,3186.26.0
Attending university or TAFE institution9024.25.0
Total persons (including those not attending)21,360100.0100.0
Labour Force----0.0
Total labour force9,52154.956.4
Not in the labour force6,91639.939.2
Total persons aged 15+ (inc. Not Stated)17,331100.0100.0
Dwelling Summary----0.0
Separate houses8,35988.588.5
Medium and high density97410.39.9
Other dwellings (inc. Caravans, houseboats)1161.21.5
Occupied private dwellings8,54590.282.6
Unoccupied Dwellings9029.517.0
Non private dwellings230.20.3
Total dwellings9,470100.0100.0
Housing Tenure----0.0
Total households (inc. not stated and other)8,542100.0100.0
Household Income----0.0
Less than $600 (low)2,56830.730.1
$600 to $1,249 (lower middle)2,33127.829.1
$1,250 to $1,999 (upper middle)1,44617.317.2
$2,000 or more (high)1,09513.113.4
Incomes not stated93211.110.1
Total households8,372100.0100.0
Internet Connection----0.0
Broadband connection5,08659.558.9
Dial-up connection3063.63.7
Other connection2593.04.2
No connection2,38828.027.6
Not stated5035.95.6
Total households8,542100.0100.0

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011.
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