Community Profile 2

Published: Wednesday, 10 September 2014

In the second of the series on the National Church Life Survey Community Social Profile, we look at “What is distinctive” in the community within 2km of ABC and look at more detailed information about the population structure in this area.

Compared with other Australian regions, this community has a much higher proportion of people who 

  • have a university qualification
  • are aged 80 plus
  • were born in a non-English speaking country

There is also a moderately higher proportion of people who

  • are aged 0 to 9 years old
  • are attending a secondary school
  • live in a young family
  • have lived at the same address for at least five years

This community has a relatively a lower proportion of people who claim a Christian affiliation and a much lower proportion with family income less than $800 per week.

Did you know the median age in Australia is 37 and in our local community it is 39? 

If you would like to read more then click on the links in this article.