Primbee Demographics (NSW) Local Stats

Primbee (2502) is a suburb of South Coast, Wollongong & Illawarra, New South Wales. It is about 77 kms from NSW's capital city of Sydney. Primbee is in the federal electorate of Throsby.

In the 2011 census the population of Primbee was 1,579 and is comprised of approximately 50.2% females and 49.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Primbee is 45 years of age.

69.8% of people living in the suburb of Primbee were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.1% Greece, 2.9% England, 2.8% Italy, 1.3% Germany, 1.1% Portugal, 1.0% Spain, 0.9% Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia , 0.8% Scotland, 0.6% Vietnam, 0.6% Serbia, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.5% Chile, 0.5% Hungary, 0.4% Canada.

74.7% of people living in Primbee speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 6.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 5.5% Greek, 4.1% Italian, 2.0% Spanish, 2.0% Macedonian, 1.0% Portuguese, 0.7% Vietnamese, 0.7% German, 0.4% Hungarian.

The religious makeup of Primbee is 34.4% Catholic, 20.3% Anglican, 15.1% No religion, 9.8% Eastern Orthodox, 9.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 2.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.3% Uniting Church, 1.1% Lutheran, 0.9% Christian, nfd, 0.8% Baptist.

48.1% of people are married, 30.6% have never married and 9.8% are divorced and 3.1% are separated. There are 109 widowed people living in Primbee.

58.4% of the people living in Primbee over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.9% are working on a part time basis. Primbee has an unemployment rate of 7.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Primbee are 18.7% Technicians & trades workers, 15.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.6% Professionals, 12.6% Community & personal service workers, 10.9% Labourers, 9.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.3% Managers, 7.5% Sales workers, 3.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Primbee work in are 11.4% Manufacturing, 10.7% Health care and social assistance, 9.4% Retail trade, 9.0% Education and training, 8.6% Construction, 8.3% Accommodation and food services, 7.5% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.6% Public administration and safety, 4.8% Professional, scientific and technical services.

40.8% of homes are fully owned, and 23.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 27.8% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $442 per week and the median household income is $937 per week.

The median rent in Primbee is $220 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Primbee postcode 2502

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