2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Sandfly

Code SSC60320 (SSC)
People 156
Male 72
Female 84
Median age 43
Families 43
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 50
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,625
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $260
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 156 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 72 46.2 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 84 53.8 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 2.6 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 156 people in Sandfly (State Suburbs) of these 46.2% were male and 53.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 7.1 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 12 7.7 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 11 7.1 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 10 6.5 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 6.5 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 0 0.0 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 8 5.2 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 11 7.1 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 9.7 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 16 10.3 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 22 14.2 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 9 5.8 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 5 3.2 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 0 0.0 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4 2.6 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 2.6 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.9 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 2.6 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Sandfly (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 70 59.3 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 0 0.0 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 11 9.3 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 2.5 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 34 28.8 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Sandfly (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.3% were married and 8.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Sandfly (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 69 66.3 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 16 15.4 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 19 18.3 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Sandfly (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 11 23.9 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 15.2 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 5 10.9 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 8.7 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 5 10.9 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 14 30.4 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 46 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Sandfly (State Suburbs) 32.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.1% were in primary school, 19.6% in secondary school and 10.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 134 85.9 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 19 12.8 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 7.4 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 8 5.4 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 110 74.3 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), 74.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 43 54.4 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 32 40.5 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 0 0.0 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 5.1 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 79 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 79 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Sandfly (State Suburbs). Of these 54.4% were employed full time, 40.5% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 3 4.1 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 8 11.0 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 13 17.8 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 13 17.8 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 36 49.3 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Sandfly (State Suburbs), 4.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Sandfly (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 606 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,523 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,625 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Sandfly (State Suburbs) was $606.

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

Unpaid work Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 97 82.2 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 45 37.8 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 16 13.6 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 20 16.7 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.8% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 29 24.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 27 22.7 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 27 22.7 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 15 12.6 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Sandfly (State Suburbs), 22.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 22.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 14 31.8 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 27 61.4 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3 6.8 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 Sandfly (State Suburbs), 61.4% were couple families with children, 31.8% were couple families without children and 6.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 100.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 0.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Sandfly (State Suburbs) 100.0% of single parents were male and 0.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,750 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,799 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,799 and those without children was $2,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 5 12.8 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 12 30.8 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 25.6 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 10.3 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 5 12.8 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 3 7.7 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.8% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 30.8% 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 Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 46 93.9 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 3 6.1 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), 93.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 46 100.0 166,516 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 Sandfly (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 Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 6.5 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 7 15.2 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 18 39.1 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 18 39.1 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 15.2% had 2 bedrooms and 39.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 20 41.7 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 21 43.8 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 7 14.6 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 0 0.0 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Sandfly (State Suburbs), 41.7% were owned outright, 43.8% were owned with a mortgage and 14.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 46 100.0 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 0 0.0 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), of all households, 100.0% were family households, 0.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.3 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), 11.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.3% 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 Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
None 0 0.0 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 3 6.5 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 19 41.3 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 45.7 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 6.5 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), 6.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 45.7% 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 Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 100.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Sandfly (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Sandfly % 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 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Sandfly % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 850 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Sandfly (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $850.

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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