2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Montello

Code SSC60226 (SSC)
People 1,197
Male 569
Female 628
Median age 35
Families 311
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 598
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $813
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 1,197 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 569 47.5 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 628 52.5 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 66 5.5 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,197 people in Montello (State Suburbs) of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.5% of the population.

Age Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 88 7.3 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 73 6.1 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 70 5.8 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 95 7.9 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 103 8.6 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 96 8.0 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 55 4.6 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 68 5.7 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 66 5.5 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 91 7.6 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 81 6.8 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 74 6.2 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 54 4.5 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 54 4.5 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 35 2.9 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 37 3.1 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 38 3.2 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 20 1.7 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Montello (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 375 38.7 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 35 3.6 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 95 9.8 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 58 6.0 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 406 41.9 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Montello (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 38.7% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Montello (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 346 39.6 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 129 14.8 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 398 45.6 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Montello (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Montello (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 12 3.4 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 68 19.3 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 3.4 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 3.7 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 44 12.5 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 13 3.7 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 9 2.6 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 35 9.9 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 22 6.2 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 5 1.4 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 119 33.8 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 352 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Montello (State Suburbs) 29.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.4% were in primary school, 18.8% in secondary school and 16.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 1,024 85.6 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 99 9.0 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 58 5.3 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 30 2.7 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 909 82.9 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Montello (State Suburbs), 82.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Montello % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 299 54.6 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 164 29.9 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 21 3.8 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 64 11.7 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 548 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 548 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Montello (State Suburbs). Of these 54.6% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 11.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 58 12.1 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 49 10.2 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 57 11.9 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 102 21.2 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 196 40.8 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Montello (State Suburbs), 12.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Montello (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 450 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,040 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 813 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Montello (State Suburbs) was $450.

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

Unpaid work Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 704 72.4 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 258 26.5 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 103 10.6 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 186 19.1 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Montello (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.5% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 182 18.7 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 276 28.4 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 123 12.7 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 123 12.7 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Montello (State Suburbs), 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 131 42.1 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 111 35.7 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 66 21.2 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.0 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Montello (State Suburbs), 35.7% were couple families with children, 42.1% were couple families without children and 21.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.7 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.3 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Montello (State Suburbs) 14.7% of single parents were male and 85.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,673 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,941 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Montello (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,941 and those without children was $1,673.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 11.9 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 4.5 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 47 19.3 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 53 21.8 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 4.9 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 63 25.9 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 9 3.7 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 7.8 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Montello (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 19.3% 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 Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 502 88.8 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 63 11.2 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Montello (State Suburbs), 88.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 489 97.2 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 1.4 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7 1.4 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 Montello (State Suburbs), 97.2% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 1.0 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 126 25.1 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 303 60.4 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 64 12.7 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 0.8 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 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Montello (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.0% had 1 bedroom, 25.1% had 2 bedrooms and 60.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 141 28.0 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 153 30.4 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 198 39.3 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 12 2.4 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Montello (State Suburbs), 28.0% were owned outright, 30.4% were owned with a mortgage and 39.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 313 62.1 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 177 35.1 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 2.8 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Montello (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.1% were family households, 35.1% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.3 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.3 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Montello (State Suburbs), 38.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.3% 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 Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.2 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.8 -- 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 Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
None 53 10.5 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 241 47.7 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 138 27.3 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 60 11.9 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 13 2.6 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Montello (State Suburbs), 47.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.9% 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 Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 65 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 30 46.2 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 35 53.8 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Montello (State Suburbs), there were 65 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 30 (or 46.2%) were male and 35 (or 53.8%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 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 Montello (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,187.

Mortgage and rent Montello % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,322 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Montello (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,322.

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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