2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Bellerive

Code SSC60022 (SSC)
People 4,359
Male 2,059
Female 2,300
Median age 47
Families 1,144
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 2,200
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,000
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 4,359 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,059 47.2 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,300 52.8 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 47 1.1 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,359 people in Bellerive (State Suburbs) of these 47.2% were male and 52.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 195 4.5 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 174 4.0 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 239 5.5 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 239 5.5 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 221 5.1 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 216 5.0 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 250 5.7 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 235 5.4 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 276 6.3 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 291 6.7 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 345 7.9 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 327 7.5 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 350 8.0 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 261 6.0 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 221 5.1 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 191 4.4 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 178 4.1 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 151 3.5 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bellerive (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,757 46.8 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 142 3.8 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 406 10.8 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 353 9.4 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,095 29.2 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bellerive (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.8% were married and 14.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bellerive (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,524 45.8 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 299 9.0 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,503 45.2 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bellerive (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 30 2.7 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 151 13.5 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 90 8.1 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 27 2.4 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 140 12.5 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 64 5.7 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 51 4.6 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 84 7.5 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 188 16.8 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 26 2.3 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 265 23.7 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,116 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bellerive (State Suburbs) 25.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.9% were in primary school, 22.8% in secondary school and 24.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 3,551 81.4 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 674 16.4 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 300 7.3 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 178 4.3 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,955 72.0 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), 72.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,173 55.3 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 728 34.3 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 125 5.9 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 96 4.5 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,122 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,122 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bellerive (State Suburbs). Of these 55.3% were employed full time, 34.3% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 275 13.6 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 225 11.1 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 226 11.2 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 410 20.3 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 762 37.7 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bellerive (State Suburbs), 13.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bellerive (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 601 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,466 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,000 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bellerive (State Suburbs) was $601.

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

Unpaid work Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,826 75.3 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 963 25.7 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 507 13.5 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 840 22.4 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.7% provided care for children and 13.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 812 21.6 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,088 29.0 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 569 15.2 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 357 9.5 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bellerive (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 515 45.0 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 426 37.2 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 187 16.3 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 1.4 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bellerive (State Suburbs), 37.2% were couple families with children, 45.0% were couple families without children and 16.3% were one parent families.

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

In Bellerive (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,068 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,459 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,459 and those without children was $2,068.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 172 18.3 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 49 5.2 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 216 23.0 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 108 11.5 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 59 6.3 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 226 24.1 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 50 5.3 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 58 6.2 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 23.0% 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 Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,925 89.8 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 218 10.2 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), 89.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,468 76.4 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 218 11.3 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 233 12.1 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.2 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bellerive (State Suburbs), 76.4% were separate houses, 11.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.5 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 108 5.6 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 635 33.1 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 789 41.1 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 349 18.2 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 30 1.6 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.6% had 1 bedroom, 33.1% had 2 bedrooms and 41.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 822 42.8 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 522 27.2 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 535 27.9 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 2.0 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bellerive (State Suburbs), 42.8% were owned outright, 27.2% were owned with a mortgage and 27.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 1,136 59.2 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 737 38.4 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 47 2.4 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), of all households, 59.2% were family households, 38.4% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.6 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.5 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), 28.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.5% 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 Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
None 217 11.3 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 844 44.0 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 572 29.8 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 249 13.0 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 38 2.0 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), 44.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.0% 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 Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 46 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 50.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 23 50.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 52 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bellerive (State Suburbs), there were 46 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 50.0%) were male and 23 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 52 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,483 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,483.

Mortgage and rent Bellerive % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 125 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,734 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Bellerive (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $125 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,734.

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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