Worrigee Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Worrigee (2540) is a suburb of South Coast, South Coast, New South Wales. It is about 126 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Worrigee is in the federal electorate of Gilmore.

In the 2011 census the population of Worrigee was 4,553 and is comprised of approximately 52.0% females and 48.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Worrigee is 31 years of age.

84.6% of people living in the suburb of Worrigee were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.3% England, 1.2% New Zealand, 0.5% Germany, 0.4% Scotland, 0.3% Italy, 0.3% Netherlands, 0.3% Philippines, 0.2% India, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% Croatia, 0.2% Burma , 0.2% Fiji, 0.2% Chile, 0.1% Denmark.

92.0% of people living in Worrigee speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 5.0% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.4% Other, 0.3% German, 0.2% Italian, 0.2% Punjabi, 0.2% Arabic, 0.2% Cantonese, 0.2% Mandarin, 0.1% French.

The religious makeup of Worrigee is 27.5% Anglican, 24.1% Catholic, 19.4% No religion, 8.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.9% Uniting Church, 3.5% Christian, nfd, 2.4% Baptist, 1.6% Pentecostal, 0.7% Jehovah's Witnesses.

54.9% of people are married, 31.5% have never married and 7.3% are divorced and 3.2% are separated. There are 107 widowed people living in Worrigee.

59.8% of the people living in Worrigee over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 28.5% are working on a part time basis. Worrigee has an unemployment rate of 5.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Worrigee are 20.4% Technicians & trades workers, 14.8% Community & personal service workers, 14.0% Professionals, 12.7% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.4% Sales workers, 10.0% Managers, 8.5% Labourers, 5.9% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Worrigee work in are 21.6% Public administration and safety, 13.9% Health care and social assistance, 13.9% Retail trade, 8.9% Manufacturing, 6.8% Accommodation and food services, 5.9% Construction, 4.8% Education and training, 4.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 3.9% Transport, postal and warehousing.

23.9% of homes are fully owned, and 43.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 29.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $559 per week and the median household income is $1245 per week.

The median rent in Worrigee is $290 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Worrigee postcode 2540

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