2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Boat Harbour Beach

Code SSC60032 (SSC)
People 429
Male 223
Female 206
Median age 46
Families 119
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 251
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,160
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 429 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 223 52.0 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 206 48.0 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 2.8 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 429 people in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 5.1 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 33 7.7 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 7.0 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 29 6.8 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 18 4.2 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 2.3 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 14 3.3 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 4.2 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 34 7.9 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 36 8.4 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 43 10.0 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 44 10.3 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 41 9.6 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 29 6.8 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 4.2 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.7 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.7 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 198 58.1 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 2.6 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 30 8.8 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 5.3 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 86 25.2 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.1% were married and 11.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 180 58.8 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 39 12.7 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 87 28.4 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 4 3.2 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 39 31.2 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5 4.0 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 15 12.0 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 9.6 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 6.4 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 13 10.4 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 4 3.2 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 20.0 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 125 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.3% were in primary school, 21.8% in secondary school and 16.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 333 77.4 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 83 20.7 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 5.7 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 2.7 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 284 70.8 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 70.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 110 49.1 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 80 35.7 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 22 9.8 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 5.4 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 224 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 224 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 49.1% were employed full time, 35.7% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 33 15.3 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 8.8 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 29 13.5 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 36 16.7 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 77 35.8 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 15.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 500 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,212 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,160 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) was $500.

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

Unpaid work Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 271 79.2 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 105 30.7 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 44 12.9 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 112 32.7 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.7% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 76 22.3 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 90 26.4 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 55 16.1 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 13.8 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 57 47.9 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 56 47.1 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 5.0 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 Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 47.1% were couple families with children, 47.9% were couple families without children and 5.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,094 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,094 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 12 10.8 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 9.9 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 20.7 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 16 14.4 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 3.6 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 24 21.6 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 9 8.1 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 10.8 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.8% had both partners employed full-time, 9.9% had both employed part-time and 20.7% 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 Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 156 65.5 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 82 34.5 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 65.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 34.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 156 100.0 166,516 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 Boat Harbour Beach (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 Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.9 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.6 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 21 13.5 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 71 45.5 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 57 36.5 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 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 13.5% had 2 bedrooms and 45.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 71 45.5 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 55 35.3 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 27 17.3 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 3 1.9 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 45.5% were owned outright, 35.3% were owned with a mortgage and 17.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 118 74.7 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 37 23.4 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.9 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.7% were family households, 23.4% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.1 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.5 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 26.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.5% 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 Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.0 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.0 -- 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 Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
None 3 1.9 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 46 29.3 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 56 35.7 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 46 29.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 3.8 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), 29.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.3% 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 Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 50.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 5 50.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 40 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 50.0%) were male and 5 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 40 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Boat Harbour Beach % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 174 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Boat Harbour Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $174.

Mortgage and rent Boat Harbour Beach % 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 Boat Harbour Beach (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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