2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Shorewell Park

Code SSC60330 (SSC)
People 2,032
Male 906
Female 1,126
Median age 33
Families 480
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 794
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $613
Median monthly mortgage repayments $993
Median weekly rent $140
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 2,032 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 906 44.6 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,126 55.4 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 218 10.7 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,032 people in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) of these 44.6% were male and 55.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 10.7% of the population.

Age Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 182 9.0 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 163 8.0 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 162 8.0 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 186 9.2 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 128 6.3 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 98 4.8 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 110 5.4 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 126 6.2 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 125 6.2 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 101 5.0 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 97 4.8 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 91 4.5 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 99 4.9 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 74 3.6 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 67 3.3 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 56 2.8 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 57 2.8 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 109 5.4 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 458 30.1 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 62 4.1 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 160 10.5 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 192 12.6 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 651 42.7 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 30.1% were married and 14.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 385 31.2 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 186 15.1 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 663 53.7 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 31.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 19 2.4 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 192 24.3 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 1.4 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 1.0 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 96 12.1 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 0.8 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 10 1.3 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 110 13.9 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 23 2.9 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 20 2.5 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 296 37.4 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 791 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) 38.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.7% were in primary school, 14.3% in secondary school and 16.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 1,737 85.5 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 133 7.5 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 61 3.4 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 44 2.5 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,534 86.6 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 86.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 255 43.1 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 169 28.5 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 42 7.1 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 126 21.3 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 592 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 592 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs). Of these 43.1% were employed full time, 28.5% were employed part-time and 21.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 68 14.6 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 45 9.7 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 51 11.0 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 83 17.8 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 170 36.6 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 14.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Shorewell Park % 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 Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 354 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 725 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 613 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) was $354.

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

Unpaid work Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 870 57.1 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 440 28.9 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 182 12.0 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 211 13.8 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.9% 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, 13.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 215 14.1 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 288 18.9 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 154 10.1 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 212 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 Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 18.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% 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 Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 128 26.7 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 164 34.2 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 178 37.1 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 2.1 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 34.2% were couple families with children, 26.7% were couple families without children and 37.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.5 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.5 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs) 16.5% of single parents were male and 83.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,385 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,468 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,468 and those without children was $1,385.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 27 9.0 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 2.3 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 44 14.7 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 38 12.7 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 21 7.0 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 107 35.8 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 26 8.7 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 9.7 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 9.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 14.7% 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 Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 722 92.3 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 60 7.7 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 604 83.5 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 99 13.7 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 2.8 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 Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 83.5% were separate houses, 13.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 39 5.4 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 161 22.2 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 439 60.6 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 63 8.7 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 2.6 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.4% had 1 bedroom, 22.2% had 2 bedrooms and 60.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 102 14.1 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 133 18.4 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 466 64.5 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.6 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 2.4 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 14.1% were owned outright, 18.4% were owned with a mortgage and 64.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 478 66.2 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 220 30.5 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 24 3.3 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.2% were family households, 30.5% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 48.8 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.2 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 48.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.2% 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 Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 140 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 77.5 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 22.5 -- 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 Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 993 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
None 118 16.3 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 335 46.4 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 173 24.0 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 63 8.7 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 33 4.6 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), 46.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 24.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.7% 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 Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 218 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 95 43.6 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 123 56.4 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), there were 218 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 95 (or 43.6%) were male and 123 (or 56.4%) 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 Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 594 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $594.

Mortgage and rent Shorewell Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Shorewell Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $160 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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