2011 Census QuickStats

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Lapoinya

Code SSC60183 (SSC)
People 287
Male 164
Female 123
Median age 40
Families 84
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 124
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $700
Median monthly mortgage repayments $984
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 287 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 164 57.1 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 123 42.9 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 5.5 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 287 people in Lapoinya (State Suburbs) of these 57.1% were male and 42.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.5% of the population.

Age Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 4.8 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 7.6 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 7.3 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 27 9.3 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 11 3.8 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 15 5.2 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 5.5 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 17 5.9 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 32 11.1 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 27 9.3 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 34 11.8 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 16 5.5 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 13 4.5 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 12 4.2 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 3.1 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.0 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lapoinya (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 109 47.2 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 3.0 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 10.0 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 3.5 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 84 36.4 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lapoinya (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.2% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 38 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 62 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lapoinya (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 108 50.9 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 28 13.2 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 76 35.8 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lapoinya (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 21 25.3 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 7.2 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 24.1 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 3.6 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 3.6 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 14.5 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 7.2 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.6 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 9 10.8 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 83 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs) 28.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 30.5% in secondary school and 22.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 231 80.2 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 61 22.8 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 5.6 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 2.6 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 185 69.0 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 69.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 65 43.9 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 55 37.2 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 6.8 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 12.2 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 148 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 148 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lapoinya (State Suburbs). Of these 43.9% were employed full time, 37.2% were employed part-time and 12.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 15.7 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 15.7 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 12.7 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 9.0 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 53 39.6 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 15.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lapoinya (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 335 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,097 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 700 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lapoinya (State Suburbs) was $335.

Travel to work, top responses Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 170 73.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 71 30.9 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 30 13.0 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 50 21.7 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.9% provided care for children and 13.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 38 16.5 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 56 24.3 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 45 19.6 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 30 13.0 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 19.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 38 46.3 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 34 41.5 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 12.2 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 41.5% were couple families with children, 46.3% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,333 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,812 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,812 and those without children was $1,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 15.1 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 9.6 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 15 20.5 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 15.1 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 16.4 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8 11.0 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.1 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 8.2 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.1% had both partners employed full-time, 9.6% had both employed part-time and 20.5% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 111 91.7 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 10 8.3 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 91.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 111 100.0 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.7 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.7 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 17.9 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 45 40.2 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 38 33.9 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.7 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 17.9% had 2 bedrooms and 40.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 51 45.9 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 43 38.7 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 12.6 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.7 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 45.9% were owned outright, 38.7% were owned with a mortgage and 12.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 81 71.7 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 25.7 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.7 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.7% were family households, 25.7% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 43.7 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 43.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 9.5 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 984 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 7.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
None 3 2.7 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 30 26.5 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 49 43.4 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 31 27.4 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), 26.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 55.6 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 8 44.4 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lapoinya (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 55.6%) were male and 8 (or 44.4%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 816 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $816.

Mortgage and rent Lapoinya % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Lapoinya (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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