This publication is arranged by selected census characteristics. For each
characteristic, three numbers from the 2011 Census are provided for all 93 NSW
The count expressed as a percentage of the total electoral division
population, or a subset of that population; and
The electorate's rank in relation to all electorates (in most cases based on
Data for each census characteristic is presented in two tables. The first
lists the SEDs according to their rank. Where available, the 2006 rank has also
been included. The second table presents the same information with the SEDs
listed in alphabetical order. A summary of key findings is presented on page 2.
A State average is provided for each characteristic. Ten regional averages
are also provided: Eastern/Inner Sydney; Northern Sydney; Southern Sydney;
Western Sydney; All Sydney; Central Coast; Country; Illawarra; Newcastle; and
the North Coast. The electorates that make up these regions are identified on
A companion Background Paper - NSW Electorate Profiles: 2011 Census/2011
Boundaries - presents the same data by electorate. These two publications
will be updated after the next Electoral Boundaries Redistribution.