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Gunnedah Shire

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
Gunnedah Shire
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Gunnedah Shire 12,989 12,812 12,818 12,682 12,618 12,519 12,344 12,151 11,987 11,879 11,782
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Gunnedah Shire Regional NSW New South Wales Australia
Median Age 40 41 38 37
Median weekly household income $900 $946 $1,233 $1,230
Couples with children 28% 27% 32% 31%
Older couples without children 11% 12% 9% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 11% 16% 31% 25%
Households with a mortgage 27% 30% 32% 33%
Median weekly rent $190 $218 $307 $289
Households renting 29% 27% 29% 29%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 2% 5% 19% 16%
University attendance 1% 3% 4% 4%
Bachelor or Higher degree 8% 12% 20% 19%
Vocational 22% 22% 18% 18%
Unemployment 6.3% 6.2% 5.9% 5.6%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 947 969 996 1002
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