2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Stowport

Code SSC60357 (SSC)
People 398
Male 205
Female 193
Median age 41
Families 116
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 169
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $918
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $135
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 398 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 205 51.5 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 193 48.5 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 8.3 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 398 people in Stowport (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.3% of the population.

Age Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 20 5.0 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 18 4.5 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 24 6.0 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 33 8.3 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 23 5.8 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 8 2.0 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 4.5 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 28 7.0 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 36 9.0 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 35 8.8 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 32 8.0 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 46 11.5 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 38 9.5 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 2.5 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 2.5 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 2.5 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.3 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.3 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Stowport (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 195 58.9 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 3 0.9 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 6.9 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 4.2 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 96 29.0 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Stowport (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.9% were married and 8.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 72 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Stowport (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 173 56.5 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 35 11.4 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 98 32.0 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Stowport (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Stowport (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 12 14.3 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 13.1 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 8.3 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 11 13.1 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 15 17.9 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 12 14.3 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 16 19.0 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 84 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Stowport (State Suburbs) 21.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.1% were in primary school, 31.3% in secondary school and 12.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 351 88.2 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 40 10.5 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 21 5.5 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 2.6 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 309 81.3 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Stowport (State Suburbs), 81.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 138 59.0 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 71 30.3 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 6.4 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 10 4.3 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 234 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 234 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Stowport (State Suburbs). Of these 59.0% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 9.5 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 11.8 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 10.9 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 33 15.0 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 105 47.7 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Stowport (State Suburbs), 9.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Stowport (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 461 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,011 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 918 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Stowport (State Suburbs) was $461.

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

Unpaid work Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 249 75.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 98 29.7 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 28 8.5 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 54 16.5 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Stowport (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.7% provided care for children and 8.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 67 20.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 78 23.7 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 57 17.3 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 48 14.6 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Stowport (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 53 45.7 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 50 43.1 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 8.6 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.6 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Stowport (State Suburbs), 43.1% were couple families with children, 45.7% were couple families without children and 8.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 44.4 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 55.6 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Stowport (State Suburbs) 44.4% of single parents were male and 55.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,160 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,639 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stowport (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,639 and those without children was $1,160.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 21 19.4 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 3.7 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 28 25.9 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 13.0 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 4.6 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 16.7 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 9 8.3 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 8.3 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Stowport (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 25.9% 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 Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 155 93.4 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 11 6.6 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Stowport (State Suburbs), 93.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 148 96.7 166,516 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 5 3.3 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 Stowport (State Suburbs), 96.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 3.3 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 11.8 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 84 55.3 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 42 27.6 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.0 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 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Stowport (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 11.8% had 2 bedrooms and 55.3% 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 Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 67 44.1 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 54 35.5 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 25 16.4 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.0 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.0 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Stowport (State Suburbs), 44.1% were owned outright, 35.5% were owned with a mortgage and 16.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 118 77.6 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 34 22.4 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Stowport (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.6% were family households, 22.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.1 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.7 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stowport (State Suburbs), 27.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.7% 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 Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 135 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
None 3 2.0 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 34 22.2 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 56 36.6 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 57 37.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.0 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Stowport (State Suburbs), 22.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 37.3% 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 Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 45.2 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 17 54.8 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Stowport (State Suburbs), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 45.2%) were male and 17 (or 54.8%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Stowport % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,281 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Stowport (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,281.

Mortgage and rent Stowport % 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 217 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Stowport (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 $217.

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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