2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Snug

Code SSC60335 (SSC)
People 856
Male 399
Female 457
Median age 37
Families 229
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 344
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,022
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,430
Median weekly rent $270
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 Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 856 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 399 46.6 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 457 53.4 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 76 8.9 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 856 people in Snug (State Suburbs) of these 46.6% were male and 53.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.9% of the population.

Age Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 78 9.1 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 83 9.7 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 46 5.4 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 45 5.2 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 42 4.9 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 42 4.9 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 4.8 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 77 9.0 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 44 5.1 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 56 6.5 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 42 4.9 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 62 7.2 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 44 5.1 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 49 5.7 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 27 3.1 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 19 2.2 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 27 3.1 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 34 4.0 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Snug (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 351 53.3 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 2.3 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 57 8.6 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 65 9.9 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 171 25.9 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Snug (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 77 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Snug (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 322 56.0 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 66 11.5 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 187 32.5 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Snug (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Snug (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 10 4.6 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 70 32.1 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.4 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 6.4 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 27 12.4 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.4 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 3.7 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 7.3 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 6.9 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.8 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 46 21.1 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 218 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Snug (State Suburbs) 25.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.7% were in primary school, 17.4% in secondary school and 14.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 718 83.8 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 131 15.9 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 47 5.7 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 41 5.0 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 606 73.5 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Snug (State Suburbs), 73.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Snug % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 216 57.3 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 124 32.9 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 4.8 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 19 5.0 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 377 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 377 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Snug (State Suburbs). Of these 57.3% were employed full time, 32.9% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 41 11.5 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 35 9.8 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 46 12.9 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 76 21.3 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 141 39.6 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Snug (State Suburbs), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 491 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,335 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,022 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Snug (State Suburbs) was $491.

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

Unpaid work Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 494 75.2 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 215 32.7 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 84 12.8 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 134 20.4 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Snug (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.7% provided care for children and 12.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 136 20.6 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 187 28.4 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 89 13.5 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 86 13.1 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Snug (State Suburbs), 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 88 38.8 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 113 49.8 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 22 9.7 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.8 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Snug (State Suburbs), 49.8% were couple families with children, 38.8% were couple families without children and 9.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Snug % 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 Snug (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 Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,944 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,827 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Snug (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,827 and those without children was $1,944.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 37 19.0 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 17 8.7 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 43 22.1 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 30 15.4 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 4.6 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 38 19.5 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 12 6.2 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 4.6 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Snug (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.0% had both partners employed full-time, 8.7% had both employed part-time and 22.1% 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 Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 304 90.5 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 32 9.5 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 289 95.4 166,516 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 14 4.6 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Snug (State Suburbs), 95.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 3.3 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 69 22.6 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 158 51.8 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 62 20.3 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.0 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 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Snug (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 22.6% had 2 bedrooms and 51.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 115 38.1 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 120 39.7 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 55 18.2 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.3 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 2.6 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Snug (State Suburbs), 38.1% were owned outright, 39.7% were owned with a mortgage and 18.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 222 72.8 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 79 25.9 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.3 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Snug (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.8% were family households, 25.9% were single person households and 1.3% were group households.

Household income Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.8 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.5 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Snug (State Suburbs), 28.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.5% 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 Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,430 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
None 18 5.9 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 99 32.5 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 123 40.3 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 59 19.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.0 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Snug (State Suburbs), 32.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.3% 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 Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 78 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 50.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 39 50.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Snug (State Suburbs), there were 78 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 50.0%) were male and 39 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Snug % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,166 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Snug (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,166.

Mortgage and rent Snug % 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 1,290 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Snug (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 $1,290.

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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