2011 Census QuickStats

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Oatlands (Tas.)

Code SSC60258 (SSC)
People 862
Male 430
Female 432
Median age 49
Families 236
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 474
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $656
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,040
Median weekly rent $108
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 862 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 430 49.9 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 432 50.1 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 34 3.9 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 862 people in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.9% of the population.

Age Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 56 6.5 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 47 5.5 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 51 5.9 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 42 4.9 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 32 3.7 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 33 3.8 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 32 3.7 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 38 4.4 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 59 6.8 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 47 5.5 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 59 6.8 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 63 7.3 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 88 10.2 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 72 8.4 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 49 5.7 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 35 4.1 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 32 3.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 27 3.1 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 338 47.8 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 26 3.7 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 80 11.3 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 73 10.3 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 190 26.9 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.8% were married and 15.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 323 49.8 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 66 10.2 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 260 40.1 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 57 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 10 5.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 60 29.9 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 3.0 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.5 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 36 17.9 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.5 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 3.0 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 4.0 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 4.5 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 6 3.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 54 26.9 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 201 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 23.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.3% were in primary school, 22.9% in secondary school and 8.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 760 88.3 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 77 9.6 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 30 3.7 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 14 1.7 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 682 84.9 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 84.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 189 57.3 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 108 32.7 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 5.8 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 14 4.2 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 330 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 330 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.3% were employed full time, 32.7% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 41 12.9 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 10.1 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 11.0 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 49 15.5 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 138 43.5 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 379 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 804 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 656 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was $379.

Travel to work, top responses Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 479 67.6 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 160 22.7 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 85 12.0 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 167 23.7 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.7% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 125 17.7 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 159 22.5 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 90 12.7 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 98 13.9 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 111 47.4 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 88 37.6 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 15.0 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 37.6% were couple families with children, 47.4% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.1 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.9 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 9.1% of single parents were male and 90.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 959 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,416 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,416 and those without children was $959.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 27 13.6 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 5.0 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 35 17.6 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 20 10.1 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 8.0 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 71 35.7 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 9 4.5 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 5.5 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 17.6% 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 Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 376 81.4 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 86 18.6 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 81.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 333 88.3 166,516 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 37 9.8 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 1.9 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 88.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 22 5.8 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 88 23.3 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 188 49.7 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 74 19.6 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 1.6 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 Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 23.3% had 2 bedrooms and 49.7% 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 Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 176 46.8 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 106 28.2 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 80 21.3 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 1.6 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 2.1 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 46.8% were owned outright, 28.2% were owned with a mortgage and 21.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 231 61.3 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 143 37.9 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.8 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 61.3% were family households, 37.9% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

Household income Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.3 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.2 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 44.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.2% 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 Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 108 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.3 -- 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 Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,040 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
None 26 6.9 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 132 34.8 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 126 33.2 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 81 21.4 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 3.7 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.4% 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 Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 35 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 40.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 21 60.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), there were 35 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 40.0%) were male and 21 (or 60.0%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 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 Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Oatlands (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Oatlands (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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