In 2006, there were 21,400 persons usually resident in SYDNEY: 51.5% were males and 48.5% were females. Of the total population in SYDNEY 0.3% were Indigenous persons, compared with 2.3% Indigenous persons in Australia. more
The most common industries of employment for persons aged 15 years and over usually resident in SYDNEY were Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 11.5%, Legal and Accounting Services 5.8%, Auxiliary Finance and Investment Services 4.8%, Accommodation 3.9% and Depository Financial Intermediation 3.5%.
The most common responses for occupation for employed persons usually resident in SYDNEY were Professionals 29.7%, Managers 15.6%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.4%, Sales Workers 11.1% and Community and Personal Service Workers 10.5%.
English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 22.5% of persons usually resident in SYDNEY. The most common languages other than English spoken at home were: Mandarin 8.7%, Cantonese 6.7%, Indonesian 5.9%, Korean 5.6% and Thai 4.0%.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 2000 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics