2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Park Grove

Code SSC60270 (SSC)
People 2,358
Male 1,096
Female 1,262
Median age 40
Families 662
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 982
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,196
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,354
Median weekly rent $230
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 Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 2,358 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,096 46.5 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,262 53.5 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 64 2.7 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,358 people in Park Grove (State Suburbs) of these 46.5% were male and 53.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 127 5.4 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 162 6.9 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 194 8.2 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 181 7.7 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 131 5.5 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 100 4.2 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 115 4.9 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 159 6.7 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 187 7.9 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 164 6.9 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 150 6.4 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 122 5.2 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 146 6.2 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 128 5.4 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 105 4.4 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 90 3.8 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 54 2.3 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 46 1.9 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Park Grove (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,106 58.9 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 44 2.3 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 131 7.0 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 131 7.0 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 466 24.8 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Park Grove (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.9% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Park Grove (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 992 58.8 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 129 7.7 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 565 33.5 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Park Grove (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 9 1.2 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 149 20.0 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 105 14.1 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 0.5 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 72 9.7 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 85 11.4 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 0.5 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 70 9.4 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 114 15.3 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 10 1.3 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 124 16.6 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 746 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Park Grove (State Suburbs) 31.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.7% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 24.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 1,982 84.0 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 319 14.2 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 114 5.1 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 76 3.4 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,737 77.3 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), 77.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 653 59.0 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 346 31.3 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 64 5.8 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 43 3.9 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,106 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,106 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Park Grove (State Suburbs). Of these 59.0% were employed full time, 31.3% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 131 12.3 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 91 8.6 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 128 12.1 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 193 18.2 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 461 43.4 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Park Grove (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Park Grove (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 548 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,459 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,196 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Park Grove (State Suburbs) was $548.

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

Unpaid work Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,408 74.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 569 30.3 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 229 12.2 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 459 24.4 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.3% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 374 19.9 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 544 28.9 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 298 15.9 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 192 10.2 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Park Grove (State Suburbs), 28.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 298 45.1 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 279 42.2 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 81 12.3 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.5 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Park Grove (State Suburbs), 42.2% were couple families with children, 45.1% were couple families without children and 12.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.1 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.9 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Park Grove (State Suburbs) 8.1% of single parents were male and 91.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,078 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,211 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,211 and those without children was $2,078.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 105 18.3 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 1.9 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 149 26.0 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 88 15.3 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 30 5.2 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 120 20.9 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 32 5.6 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 39 6.8 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.3% had both partners employed full-time, 1.9% had both employed part-time and 26.0% 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 Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 865 90.5 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 9.5 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), 90.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 786 90.8 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 60 6.9 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 2.3 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 Park Grove (State Suburbs), 90.8% were separate houses, 6.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 19 2.2 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 114 13.2 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 434 50.1 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 284 32.8 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.7 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 Park Grove (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.2% had 2 bedrooms and 50.1% 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 Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 377 43.5 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 301 34.8 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 169 19.5 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 19 2.2 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Park Grove (State Suburbs), 43.5% were owned outright, 34.8% were owned with a mortgage and 19.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 656 75.8 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 192 22.2 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 2.0 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.8% were family households, 22.2% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.2 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), 26.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% 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 Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 230 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.4 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.6 -- 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 Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,354 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
None 36 4.2 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 316 36.5 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 337 39.0 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 158 18.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 2.1 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), 36.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.3% 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 Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 63 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 44.4 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 35 55.6 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Park Grove (State Suburbs), there were 63 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 44.4%) were male and 35 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Park Grove % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Park Grove (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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