2011 Census QuickStats

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Eaglehawk Neck

Code SSC60097 (SSC)
People 338
Male 182
Female 156
Median age 52
Families 101
Average children per family 1.4
All private dwellings 404
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $778
Median monthly mortgage repayments $800
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 338 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 182 53.8 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 156 46.2 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 3.6 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 338 people in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) of these 53.8% were male and 46.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

Age Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 2.7 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 14 4.1 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 9 2.7 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 6 1.8 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12 3.5 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 12 3.5 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 10 2.9 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 15 4.4 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 21 6.2 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 8.6 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 44 13.0 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 53 15.6 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 35 10.3 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 7.7 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 3.8 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 4.7 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 2.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 1.8 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 150 50.0 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 4.3 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 45 15.0 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 4.3 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 79 26.3 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.0% were married and 19.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 38 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 38 years.

Social marital status Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 122 49.6 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 49 19.9 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 75 30.5 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 19.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 53 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 20 34.5 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 6.9 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 6 10.3 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 3 5.2 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 6.9 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 3 5.2 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 31.0 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 58 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) 16.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.4% were in primary school, 8.6% in secondary school and 15.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 279 82.3 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 56 17.3 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 5.9 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 11 3.4 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 237 73.4 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 73.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 73 44.5 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 57 34.8 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 22 13.4 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 7.3 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 164 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 164 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs). Of these 44.5% were employed full time, 34.8% were employed part-time and 7.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 25 16.3 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 9.2 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 20 13.1 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 27 17.6 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 47 30.7 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 16.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 30.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 55 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 55 years.

Occupation Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 442 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 774 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 778 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs) was $442.

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

Unpaid work Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 242 80.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 67 22.1 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 41 13.7 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 62 20.5 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.1% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 42 14.0 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 92 30.8 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 60 20.1 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 48 16.1 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 30.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 20.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 64 63.4 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 27 26.7 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 5 5.0 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 5.0 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 26.7% were couple families with children, 63.4% were couple families without children and 5.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Eaglehawk Neck % 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 Eaglehawk Neck (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 Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,399 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,042 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,042 and those without children was $1,399.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 11.8 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 8.6 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 9 9.7 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 8.6 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 5.4 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 29 31.2 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 10 10.8 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 14.0 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.8% had both partners employed full-time, 8.6% had both employed part-time and 9.7% 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 Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 145 36.2 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 255 63.8 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 36.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 63.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 138 95.2 166,516 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 4 2.8 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.1 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 95.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.8% were flats, units or apartments and 2.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 7.6 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 52 36.1 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 56 38.9 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 19 13.2 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 4.2 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.6% had 1 bedroom, 36.1% had 2 bedrooms and 38.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 70 48.3 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 43 29.7 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 23 15.9 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.1 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 4.1 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 48.3% were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 15.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 96 66.7 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 31.2 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.1 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.7% were family households, 31.2% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.3 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.2 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 36.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.2% 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 Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 800 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
None 4 2.8 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 56 38.6 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 51 35.2 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 28 19.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 4.1 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), 38.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.3% 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 Eaglehawk Neck % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 58.3 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 5 41.7 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Eaglehawk Neck (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 58.3%) were male and 5 (or 41.7%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Eaglehawk Neck % 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 583 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Eaglehawk Neck (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 $583.

Mortgage and rent Eaglehawk Neck % 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 250 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Eaglehawk Neck (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 $250.

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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