Caniaba Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Caniaba (2480) is a suburb of North Coast, Mid North Coast, New South Wales. It is about 591 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Caniaba is in the federal electorate of Page.

In the 2011 census the population of Caniaba was 578 and is comprised of approximately 49.8% females and 50.2% males.

The median/average age of the population of Caniaba is 40 years of age.

94.8% of people living in the suburb of Caniaba were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 1.0% England, 0.9% New Zealand, 0.9% Italy.

97.4% of people living in Caniaba speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 1.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.9% Italian.

The religious makeup of Caniaba is 33.3% Catholic, 19.6% Anglican, 15.8% No religion, 10.6% Uniting Church, 6.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.1% Christian, nfd, 1.0% Baptist, 1.0% Lutheran, 0.9% Other Religious Groups.

64.2% of people are married, 21.4% have never married and 8.6% are divorced and 2.9% are separated. There are 13 widowed people living in Caniaba.

63.4% of the people living in Caniaba over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.5% are working on a part time basis. Caniaba has an unemployment rate of 2.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Caniaba are 20.0% Managers, 16.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.1% Technicians & trades workers, 12.5% Professionals, 11.5% Sales workers, 10.2% Labourers, 9.5% Community & personal service workers, 6.9% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Caniaba work in are 12.5% Education and training, 12.5% Health care and social assistance, 11.9% Retail trade, 9.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 7.9% Construction, 6.9% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.6% Manufacturing, 6.6% Accommodation and food services, 4.6% Public administration and safety.

39.0% of homes are fully owned, and 47.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 11.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $587 per week and the median household income is $1398 per week.

The median rent in Caniaba is $180 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2000 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Caniaba postcode 2480

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