2011 Census QuickStats

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Mole Creek

Code SSC60222 (SSC)
People 609
Male 318
Female 291
Median age 46
Families 173
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 302
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $744
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 609 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 318 52.2 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 291 47.8 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 3.0 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 609 people in Mole Creek (State Suburbs) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.0% of the population.

Age Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 28 4.6 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 47 7.7 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 6.6 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 38 6.2 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 2.8 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 3.6 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 34 5.6 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 30 4.9 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 36 5.9 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 47 7.7 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 49 8.0 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 52 8.5 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 55 9.0 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 48 7.9 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 25 4.1 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 3.4 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 16 2.6 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.7 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mole Creek (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 269 54.9 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 2.7 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 48 9.8 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 34 6.9 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 126 25.7 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mole Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.9% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mole Creek (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 254 57.6 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 32 7.3 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 155 35.1 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mole Creek (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 3 1.8 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 58 35.2 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 2.4 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 34 20.6 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.8 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.8 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 19 11.5 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 5.5 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 32 19.4 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 165 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs) 27.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.5% were in primary school, 23.8% in secondary school and 16.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 477 78.1 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 102 17.9 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 17 3.0 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 3.0 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 434 76.1 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 76.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 127 47.9 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 94 35.5 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 7.9 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 23 8.7 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 265 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 265 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mole Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 47.9% were employed full time, 35.5% were employed part-time and 8.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 29 12.0 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 28 11.6 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 34 14.0 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 29 12.0 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 98 40.5 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mole Creek (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 378 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 865 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 744 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mole Creek (State Suburbs) was $378.

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

Unpaid work Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 343 70.1 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 113 23.1 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 55 11.2 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 108 22.1 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.1% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 77 15.7 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 112 22.9 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 72 14.7 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 81 16.6 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 81 47.1 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 63 36.6 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 25 14.5 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.7 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 36.6% were couple families with children, 47.1% were couple families without children and 14.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.2 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.8 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs) 18.2% of single parents were male and 81.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 816 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,428 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,428 and those without children was $816.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 17.8 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 6.2 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 26 17.8 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 7.5 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 8.9 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 42 28.8 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 6 4.1 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 8.9 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.8% had both partners employed full-time, 6.2% had both employed part-time and 17.8% 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 Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 239 82.1 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 52 17.9 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 82.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 234 98.3 166,516 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 Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 98.3% 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 Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 4.2 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 41 17.2 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 144 60.5 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 40 16.8 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 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.2% had 1 bedroom, 17.2% had 2 bedrooms and 60.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 125 52.5 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 68 28.6 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 38 16.0 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.7 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.3 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 52.5% were owned outright, 28.6% were owned with a mortgage and 16.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 168 70.3 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 63 26.4 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 3.3 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.3% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.0 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.4 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 38.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.4% 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 Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
None 3 1.3 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 70 29.3 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 102 42.7 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 61 25.5 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.3 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), 29.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.5% 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 Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 17.6 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 14 82.4 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mole Creek (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 17.6%) were male and 14 (or 82.4%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 480 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $480.

Mortgage and rent Mole Creek % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 210 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 910 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Mole Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $210 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $910.

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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