2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Cooee

Code SSC60067 (SSC)
People 559
Male 275
Female 284
Median age 42
Families 157
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 280
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,021
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,000
Median weekly rent $170
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 559 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 275 49.2 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 284 50.8 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 1.1 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 559 people in Cooee (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 5.4 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 28 5.0 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 7.2 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 32 5.7 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 41 7.4 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 29 5.2 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 24 4.3 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 41 7.4 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 45 8.1 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 31 5.6 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 43 7.7 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 5.2 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 37 6.6 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 34 6.1 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 2.5 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 27 4.8 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 15 2.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 3.1 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cooee (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 221 48.1 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 3.9 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 56 12.2 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 35 7.6 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 129 28.1 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cooee (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.1% were married and 16.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 47 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cooee (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 202 47.0 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 52 12.1 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 176 40.9 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cooee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cooee (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 5 3.3 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 31 20.4 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 15 9.9 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.0 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 30 19.7 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 23 15.1 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 11.2 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 4 2.6 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 24 15.8 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 152 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cooee (State Suburbs) 27.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 25.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 495 88.7 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 69 12.8 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 3.5 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 9 1.7 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 442 82.0 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Cooee (State Suburbs), 82.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 161 62.6 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 69 26.8 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 6.6 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 3.9 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 257 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 257 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cooee (State Suburbs). Of these 62.6% were employed full time, 26.8% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 35 14.3 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 5.3 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 9.0 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 49 20.0 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 110 44.9 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cooee (State Suburbs), 14.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Cooee (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 490 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,281 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,021 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cooee (State Suburbs) was $490.

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

Unpaid work Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 325 71.0 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 112 24.5 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 60 13.1 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 102 22.3 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Cooee (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 89 19.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 116 25.3 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 69 15.0 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 52 11.3 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cooee (State Suburbs), 25.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 68 43.3 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 61 38.9 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 25 15.9 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.9 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cooee (State Suburbs), 38.9% were couple families with children, 43.3% were couple families without children and 15.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Cooee (State Suburbs) 13.0% of single parents were male and 87.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,031 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,107 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cooee (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,107 and those without children was $2,031.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 22.0 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 3.0 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 17.4 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 13.6 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 6.8 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 34 25.8 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 5 3.8 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 7.6 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Cooee (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 17.4% 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 Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 238 88.1 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 32 11.9 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Cooee (State Suburbs), 88.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 205 86.1 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 1.7 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 29 12.2 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 Cooee (State Suburbs), 86.1% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.3 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 3.8 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 57 23.8 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 118 49.4 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 49 20.5 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.3 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Cooee (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 23.8% had 2 bedrooms and 49.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 86 36.0 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 70 29.3 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 74 31.0 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.3 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 2.5 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cooee (State Suburbs), 36.0% were owned outright, 29.3% were owned with a mortgage and 31.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 152 63.6 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 77 32.2 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 4.2 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Cooee (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.6% were family households, 32.2% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.1 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.0 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cooee (State Suburbs), 32.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.0% 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 Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 170 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,000 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
None 20 8.4 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 81 34.0 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 92 38.7 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 14.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 4.6 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Cooee (State Suburbs), 34.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.3% 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 Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 7 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 42.9 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 4 57.1 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 38 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cooee (State Suburbs), there were 7 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 42.9%) were male and 4 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 38 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cooee % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cooee (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Cooee % 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 1,300 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Cooee (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 $1,300.

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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