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Flowerdale (Tas.)

Code SSC60113 (SSC)
People 324
Male 176
Female 148
Median age 46
Families 93
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 151
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,042
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $180
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 Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 324 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 176 54.3 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 148 45.7 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 9.0 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 324 people in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) of these 54.3% were male and 45.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 9.0% of the population.

Age Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 5.6 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 10 3.1 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 29 9.0 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 30 9.3 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 2.8 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 4.0 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 5.9 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 16 5.0 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 23 7.1 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 17 5.3 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 8.7 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 32 9.9 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 26 8.0 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 8.0 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 21 6.5 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.9 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.9 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 147 55.5 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.4 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 19 7.2 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 2.3 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 84 31.7 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.5% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 76 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 130 55.8 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 21 9.0 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 82 35.2 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 3 3.7 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 18 22.0 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 7.3 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 18 22.0 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 4.9 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 3.7 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 8.5 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 7.3 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.7 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 14 17.1 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 82 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 25.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.6% were in primary school, 30.9% in secondary school and 13.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 265 82.0 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 61 19.7 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 14 4.5 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 3.5 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 224 72.3 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 72.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 93 55.4 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 55 32.7 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 8.3 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 3.6 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 168 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 168 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs). Of these 55.4% were employed full time, 32.7% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 24 14.9 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 20 12.4 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 9.9 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 12.4 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 67 41.6 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 14.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

Occupation Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 519 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,278 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,042 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was $519.

Travel to work, top responses Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 207 78.1 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 64 24.0 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 21 8.0 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 74 28.0 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.0% provided care for children and 8.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 55 20.8 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 58 21.9 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 54 20.4 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 40 15.1 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 21.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 20.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 44 47.3 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 32 34.4 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 17 18.3 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 34.4% were couple families with children, 47.3% were couple families without children and 18.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 774 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,949 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,949 and those without children was $774.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 22.5 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 5.0 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 20.0 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 21.2 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 6.2 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 11 13.8 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 4 5.0 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 6.2 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 20.0% 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 117 80.7 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 28 19.3 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 80.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 118 100.0 166,516 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) (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 Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.5 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 16 13.3 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 51 42.5 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 50 41.7 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.5% had 1 bedroom, 13.3% had 2 bedrooms and 42.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 41.7 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 51 42.5 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 15.8 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 41.7% were owned outright, 42.5% were owned with a mortgage and 15.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 93 78.8 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 25 21.2 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.8% were family households, 21.2% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.7 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.9 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 26.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.9% 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
None 0 0.0 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 34 28.8 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 47 39.8 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 28.8 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.5 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.8% 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 Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 28 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 60.7 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 11 39.3 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 12 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), there were 28 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 60.7%) were male and 11 (or 39.3%) were female. The median age was 12 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Flowerdale (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,233 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,233.

Mortgage and rent Flowerdale (Tas.) % 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 1,517 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Flowerdale (Tas.) (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 $1,517.

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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