2011 Census QuickStats

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Parattah

Code SSC60269 (SSC)
People 360
Male 187
Female 173
Median age 41
Families 96
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 171
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $610
Median monthly mortgage repayments $758
Median weekly rent $75
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 360 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 187 51.9 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 173 48.1 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 5.3 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 360 people in Parattah (State Suburbs) of these 51.9% were male and 48.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.3% of the population.

Age Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 9.2 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 44 12.3 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 5.8 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 14 3.9 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 3.9 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 15 4.2 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 6.1 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 6.4 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 31 8.6 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 28 7.8 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 29 8.1 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 14 3.9 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 22 6.1 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 5.0 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 3.3 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.2 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.4 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Parattah (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 134 50.8 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 2.7 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 22 8.3 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 5.7 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 86 32.6 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Parattah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.8% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 38 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Parattah (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 38 years.

Social marital status Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 128 52.9 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 12.8 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 83 34.3 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Parattah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Parattah (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 4 3.7 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 40 37.4 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 5 4.7 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 13 12.1 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.8 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.8 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 3.7 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 6.5 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 7 6.5 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 21 19.6 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 107 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Parattah (State Suburbs) 29.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.7% were in primary school, 17.6% in secondary school and 11.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 325 90.0 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 16 4.7 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 12 3.5 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 8 2.4 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 304 89.4 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Parattah (State Suburbs), 89.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 68 55.7 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 35 28.7 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 6.6 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 9.0 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 122 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 122 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Parattah (State Suburbs). Of these 55.7% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 9.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 17 15.7 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 13.0 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7 6.5 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 16.7 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 43 39.8 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Parattah (State Suburbs), 15.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Parattah (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 372 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 788 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 610 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Parattah (State Suburbs) was $372.

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

Unpaid work Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 193 73.7 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 85 32.2 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 37 14.1 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 62 23.3 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Parattah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.2% provided care for children and 14.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 65 24.7 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 52 19.8 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 32 12.2 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 17.9 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Parattah (State Suburbs), 19.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 36 37.5 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 46 47.9 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 11.5 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.1 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Parattah (State Suburbs), 47.9% were couple families with children, 37.5% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Parattah % 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 Parattah (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 Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,949 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Parattah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,949 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 14 17.7 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 17 21.5 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 6.3 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 10.1 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 29 36.7 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.8 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 3.8 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Parattah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.7% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 21.5% 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 Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 135 78.9 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 36 21.1 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Parattah (State Suburbs), 78.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 135 100.0 166,516 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 Parattah (State Suburbs), 100.0% 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 Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 18.5 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 75 55.6 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 32 23.7 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.2 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Parattah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 18.5% had 2 bedrooms and 55.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 61 45.5 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 37 27.6 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 26 19.4 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 3.0 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 4.5 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Parattah (State Suburbs), 45.5% were owned outright, 27.6% were owned with a mortgage and 19.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 93 70.5 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 39 29.5 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Parattah (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.5% were family households, 29.5% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 50.8 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Parattah (State Suburbs), 50.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 75 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 758 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
None 4 3.0 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 36 26.9 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 62 46.3 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 26 19.4 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 4.5 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Parattah (State Suburbs), 26.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.4% 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 Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 55.6 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 8 44.4 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Parattah (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 55.6%) were male and 8 (or 44.4%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 831 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Parattah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $831.

Mortgage and rent Parattah % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 695 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Parattah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $695.

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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