Australia
Population
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Population 118,053 76,904
Population density (Persons/sqkm)
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Population density (Persons/sqkm) 1,382.2 53.7
Age groups
Type Percentage
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 5.1% 5.5%
5-14 years 15.1% 12.8%
15-19 years 7.9% 6.2%
20-24 years 5.6% 4.7%
25-34 years 8.2% 9.1%
35-44 years 12.8% 12.6%
45-54 years 15.7% 14.3%
55-64 years 11.5% 15.3%
65-74 years 8.9% 12.1%
75-84 years 5.9% 5.3%
85 years and over 3.4% 2.1%
Age groups
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
0-4 years 6,027 4,232
5-14 years 17,836 9,837
15-19 years 9,293 4,769
20-24 years 6,638 3,631
25-34 years 9,662 6,985
35-44 years 15,085 9,687
45-54 years 18,515 10,982
55-64 years 13,543 11,758
65-74 years 10,518 9,280
75-84 years 6,907 4,107
85 years and over 4,036 1,630
Median age
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Median age 41 44
Indigenous people
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people 211 1,823
Indigenous people (Percentage of population)
Type Percentage
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Indigenous people (Percentage of population) 0.2% 2.4%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Percentage
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 57.3% 78.1%
Born Elsewhere 38.9% 16.8%
Language spoken at home: English only 68.7% 89.3%
Language spoken at home: Other language 27.7% 6.1%
Australian citizen 83.4% 90.1%
Citizenship, Place of Birth and Language
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Born in Australia 67,679 60,029
Born Elsewhere 45,965 12,954
Language spoken at home: English only 81,070 68,689
Language spoken at home: Other language 32,752 4,707
Australian citizen 98,407 69,282
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Percentage
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 61.3% 49.1%
Separated 1.6% 3.1%
Divorced 4.9% 10.5%
Widowed 5.5% 5.4%
Never married 26.8% 31.8%
Registered marital status (15 years and over)
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Married 57,718 30,869
Separated 1,466 1,969
Divorced 4,600 6,607
Widowed 5,199 3,414
Never married 25,201 19,978
Ancestry top responses
Type Percentage
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 18.6% 26.4%
Australian Aboriginal 0.0% 0.2%
Chinese 13.1% 0.9%
Croatian 0.3% 0.3%
Dutch 1.0% 1.5%
English 24.2% 30.6%
Filipino 0.5% 0.3%
French 0.6% 0.6%
German 2.4% 3.3%
Greek 0.7% 0.6%
Hungarian 0.4% 0.4%
Indian 2.2% 0.4%
Irish 7.7% 11.2%
Italian 1.8% 1.7%
Korean 2.1% 0.1%
Lebanese 0.3% 0.2%
Macedonian 0.1% 0.0%
Maltese 0.2% 0.7%
Maori 0.1% 0.1%
New Zealander 0.8% 0.6%
Polish 0.6% 0.8%
Russian 0.5% 0.4%
Scottish 6.9% 8.6%
Serbian 0.1% 0.1%
South African 1.7% 0.2%
Spanish 0.4% 0.4%
Sri Lankan 0.5% 0.1%
Turkish 0.1% 0.0%
Vietnamese 0.4% 0.2%
Welsh 0.6% 0.8%
Others 8.4% 5.0%
Ancestry not stated 2.9% 3.4%
Ancestry top responses
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Australian 29,484 29,668
Australian Aboriginal 46 261
Chinese 20,875 1,014
Croatian 472 354
Dutch 1,544 1,630
English 38,388 34,456
Filipino 786 381
French 884 615
German 3,808 3,716
Greek 1,152 662
Hungarian 583 465
Indian 3,418 411
Irish 12,181 12,568
Italian 2,930 1,963
Korean 3,335 100
Lebanese 544 235
Macedonian 84 40
Maltese 355 768
Maori 113 158
New Zealander 1,235 718
Polish 904 862
Russian 834 412
Scottish 10,924 9,665
Serbian 222 102
South African 2,763 267
Spanish 566 400
Sri Lankan 813 101
Turkish 148 40
Vietnamese 576 172
Welsh 880 862
Others 13,314 5,670
Ancestry not stated 4,660 3,852
Language spoken at home
Type Percentage
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 0.4% 0.1%
Australian Indigenous Languages 0% 0.0%
Arabic 0.3% 0.2%
Bengali 0.1% 0.0%
Cantonese 5.0% 0.2%
Croatian 0.1% 0.1%
Dutch 0.3% 0.2%
Filipino 0.1% 0.1%
French 0.4% 0.3%
Greek 0.3% 0.3%
German 0.6% 0.5%
Hindi 0.7% 0.1%
Indones 0.3% 0.1%
Italian 0.5% 0.4%
Japanese 0.8% 0.2%
Korean 2.5% 0.1%
Language spoken at home not stated 3.6% 4.6%
Mandarin 8.7% 0.4%
Maltese 0.0% 0.1%
Macedonian 0.0% 0.0%
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 0.0% 0.0%
Other Indo-Aryan languages 0.4% 0.0%
Other Chinese 0.3% 0.0%
Other languages 1.9% 1.2%
Punjabi 0.3% 0.0%
Persian 1.1% 0.0%
Polish 0.2% 0.2%
Russian 0.4% 0.2%
Samoan 0.0% 0.0%
Serbian 0.1% 0.0%
Sinhale 0.2% 0.0%
Spanish 0.7% 0.5%
Tagalog 0.2% 0.1%
Tamil 0.2% 0.0%
Thai 0.2% 0.2%
Turkish 0.1% 0.0%
Urdu 0.1% 0.0%
Vietnamese 0.3% 0.2%
Language spoken at home
Type Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Afrikaans 517 45
Australian Indigenous Languages 4 27
Arabic 323 129
Bengali 98 6
Cantonese 5,934 134
Croatian 102 75
Dutch 294 158
Filipino 143 49
French 487 236
Greek 403 223
German 665 419
Hindi 864 79
Indones 403 88
Italian 596 276
Japanese 958 137
Korean 2,951 92
Language spoken at home not stated 4,226 3,507
Mandarin 10,246 274
Maltese 6 44
Macedonian 27 5
Other Southeast Asian Austronesian languages 43 32
Other Indo-Aryan languages 414 19
Other Chinese 376 19
Other languages 2,212 943
Punjabi 374 19
Persian 1,234 29
Polish 206 182
Russian 441 154
Samoan 10 13
Serbian 102 21
Sinhale 262 7
Spanish 799 396
Tagalog 179 88
Tamil 260 16
Thai 219 120
Turkish 103 12
Urdu 165 13
Vietnamese 330 125
Religious affiliation
Type Percentage Number
Indicator Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area Ku-ring-gai, NSW, Local Government Area Blue Mountains, NSW, Local Government Area
Buddhism 2.6% 1.3% 3,113 1,018
Christianity Anglican 18.9% 17.0% 22,251 13,094
Christianity Asyrin Apstlic 0% 0.0% 3 6
Christianity Baptist 1.1% 2.7% 1,248 2,055
Christianity Brethren 0.0% 0.3% 16 227
Christianity Catholic 18.9% 19.7% 22,353 15,171
Christianity Church Christ 0.1% 0.1% 75 87
Christianity Eastrn Orthodox 1.1% 0.7% 1,244 553
Christinty Jehvahs Witnses 0.1% 0.4% 82 291
Christianity Latter-day Saints 0.1% 0.2% 92 172
Christianity Lutheran 0.3% 0.3% 359 251
Christianity Oriental Orthodox 0.3% 0.0% 361 33
Christianity Other Protestant 0.4% 0.4% 503 284
Christianity Pentecostal 0.9% 1.1% 1,065 874
Christinty Presbyterian and Reformed 2.9% 2.7% 3,467 2,098
Christianity Salvation Army 0.1% 0.2% 77 171
Christnty Seventh-day Adventist 0.4% 0.2% 426 157
Christianity Uniting Church 4.7% 2.9% 5,578 2,229
Christianity, nfd 1.9% 3.0% 2,257 2,265
Christianity Othr Christian 0.1% 0.2% 122 118
Hinduism 1.9% 0.3% 2,194 218
Islam 0.7% 0.2% 856 187
Judaism 2.7% 0.2% 3,161 156
Other Religions 0.8% 0.6% 972 494
Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation total 31.5% 36.7% 37,129 28,221
Religious affiliation not stated 7.7% 8.4% 9,054 6,471

Source: Complied from various sources including 2016 Census Data, ABS