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WSROC Region

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
WSROC Region
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> WSROC Region 1,896,659 1,863,351 1,830,072 1,795,001 1,766,647 1,743,032 1,716,511 1,683,002 1,647,797 1,620,124 1,604,054 173,899 172,266 171,528 171,019
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  WSROC Region Greater Sydney New South Wales Australia
Median Age 34 36 38 37
Median weekly household income $1,242 $1,444 $1,233 $1,230
Couples with children 40% 35% 32% 31%
Older couples without children 7% 8% 9% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 29% 40% 31% 25%
Households with a mortgage 36% 33% 32% 33%
Median weekly rent $310 $361 $307 $289
Households renting 30% 30% 29% 29%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 34% 26% 19% 16%
University attendance 4% 5% 4% 4%
Bachelor or Higher degree 17% 24% 20% 19%
Vocational 16% 15% 18% 18%
Unemployment 7.3% 5.8% 5.9% 5.6%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 956 1011 996 1002
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