2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Lindisfarne

Code SSC60197 (SSC)
People 5,641
Male 2,609
Female 3,032
Median age 46
Families 1,515
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,517
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,185
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,600
Median weekly rent $270
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 Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 5,641 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,609 46.3 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,032 53.7 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 71 1.3 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,641 people in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) of these 46.3% were male and 53.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 323 5.7 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 254 4.5 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 274 4.9 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 298 5.3 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 286 5.1 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 330 5.9 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 293 5.2 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 322 5.7 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 322 5.7 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 354 6.3 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 427 7.6 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 401 7.1 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 387 6.9 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 260 4.6 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 217 3.8 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 230 4.1 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 256 4.5 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 406 7.2 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,363 49.3 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 139 2.9 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 442 9.2 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 545 11.4 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,306 27.2 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.3% were married and 12.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,091 50.4 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 373 9.0 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,684 40.6 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 50 3.8 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 238 18.3 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 100 7.7 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 23 1.8 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 148 11.4 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 93 7.1 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 44 3.4 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 152 11.7 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 192 14.7 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 26 2.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 236 18.1 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,302 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) 23.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.7% were in primary school, 21.9% in secondary school and 26.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 4,822 85.5 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 767 14.2 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 345 6.4 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 208 3.8 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,092 75.6 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 75.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,559 56.8 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 919 33.5 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 165 6.0 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 101 3.7 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,744 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,744 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs). Of these 56.8% were employed full time, 33.5% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 325 12.3 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 280 10.6 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 311 11.8 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 574 21.7 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 983 37.2 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 604 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,590 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,185 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) was $604.

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

Unpaid work Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,599 75.1 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,290 26.9 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 567 11.8 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,020 21.3 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.9% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,091 22.8 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,391 29.0 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 661 13.8 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 456 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 Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% 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 Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 686 45.3 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 582 38.4 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 232 15.3 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 1.1 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 38.4% were couple families with children, 45.3% were couple families without children and 15.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.1 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.9 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs) 16.1% of single parents were male and 83.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,205 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,292 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,292 and those without children was $2,205.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 242 19.2 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 50 4.0 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 306 24.2 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 142 11.2 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 71 5.6 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 289 22.9 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 74 5.9 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 89 7.0 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 24.2% 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 Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,250 91.4 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 213 8.6 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 91.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,982 88.2 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 119 5.3 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 136 6.0 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 0.3 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 88.2% were separate houses, 5.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 80 3.6 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 543 24.2 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,050 46.7 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 529 23.5 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 41 1.8 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 24.2% had 2 bedrooms and 46.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 946 42.1 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 767 34.1 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 420 18.7 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 45 2.0 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 3.1 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 42.1% were owned outright, 34.1% were owned with a mortgage and 18.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 1,490 66.3 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 699 31.1 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 58 2.6 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.3% were family households, 31.1% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.9 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.8 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 23.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.8% 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 Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
None 176 7.8 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 863 38.4 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 812 36.1 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 343 15.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 54 2.4 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), 38.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.3% 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 Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 70 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 40.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 42 60.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), there were 70 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 40.0%) were male and 42 (or 60.0%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,187 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,187.

Mortgage and rent Lindisfarne % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 98 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Lindisfarne (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $98 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,100.

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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