In 2006, there were 1,127 persons usually resident in Birdwood: 50.0% were males and 50.0% were females. Of the total population in Birdwood 0.3% were Indigenous persons, compared with 2.3% Indigenous persons in Australia. more
English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 96.2% of persons usually resident in Birdwood. The most common languages other than English spoken at home were: German 0.6%, Italian 0.4%, Maltese 0.3% and French 0.3%).
There were 327 families in Birdwood: 49.5% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children, 11.9% were one parent families and 0.9% were other families.
The most common industries of employment for persons aged 15 years and over usually resident in Birdwood were School Education 6.3%, Hospitals 5.1%, Residential Building Construction 4.0%, Road Freight Transport 3.2% and Building Cleaning, Pest Control and Gardening Services 2.6%.
* statistcs taken from the 2006 Census for postal area 5234 conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics