Liverpool City CouncilEconomic profile lite
Skip to content

Liverpool City

Market characteristics

Liverpool City has a higher proportion of households in the medium to high income category compared to New South Wales.

The people who live in an area are one of the most important resources that an economy draws upon, both as a market that consumes goods and services and as a source of labour.

This table provides an overview of Liverpool City's population demographics, and how their characteristics compare to those of the broader region.

More detailed information about Liverpool City's resident population, including neighbourhood profiles, can be found in the Community Profile.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Key statistics of local residents
Liverpool City20162011Change
NameNumber%New South Wales %Number%New South Wales %2011 to 2016
Population summary--------------
Total residents204,326100.0100.0180,142100.0100.0+24,184
Age structure--------------
0 - 14 years46,29722.718.542,25223.519.3+4,045
15 - 24 years29,44014.412.526,20914.512.9+3,231
25 - 54 years86,58742.440.878,16543.441.4+8,422
55 - 64 Years20,68310.111.917,0269.511.7+3,657
65 years and over21,32610.416.316,4909.214.7+4,836
Education institute attending--------------
Primary school19,3149.58.117,0409.57.9+2,274
Secondary school16,0007.86.214,1537.96.5+1,847
Total overseas born83,23840.727.671,63939.825.7+11,599
Speaks language other than English at home106,01851.925.189,70349.822.4+16,315
Speaks another language, and English not well or not at all19,1469.44.515,7178.73.9+3,429
Bachelor or higher degree24,88815.723.417,30212.519.9+7,586
Advanced Diploma or Diploma14,1689.08.910,7097.88.3+3,459
Certificate level27,08917.118.123,85017.317.7+3,239
No qualification75,26547.639.169,10550.142.8+6,160
Household income--------------
Nill to $6499,38815.917.8--------
$650 to $1,49916,28127.627.5--------
$1,500 to $2,44913,78323.321.2--------
$2,500 or more 13,30122.523.1--------
Housing tenure--------------
Dwelling structure--------------
Separate house48,53173.764.943,44873.867.9+5,083
Medium house9,09113.817.98,88415.117.4+207
High density7,69211.715.36,34810.813.3+1,344

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

To continue building your economic story go to...