2011 Census QuickStats

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Whitemark

Code SSC60405 (SSC)
People 444
Male 237
Female 207
Median age 52
Families 124
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 395
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $789
Median monthly mortgage repayments $975
Median weekly rent $54
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 Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 444 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 237 53.4 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 207 46.6 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 56 12.6 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 444 people in Whitemark (State Suburbs) of these 53.4% were male and 46.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 12.6% of the population.

Age Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 5.6 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 5.6 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 13 2.9 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 7 1.6 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 2.0 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 3.6 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 5.0 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 21 4.7 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 16 3.6 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 44 9.9 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 41 9.2 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 61 13.7 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 52 11.7 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 37 8.3 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 5.2 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 2.3 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 2.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 2.3 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Whitemark (State Suburbs) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 193 50.8 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 3.9 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 49 12.9 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 5.8 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 101 26.6 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Whitemark (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.8% were married and 16.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 45 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Whitemark (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 45 years.

Social marital status Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 161 49.5 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 58 17.8 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 106 32.6 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 58 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Whitemark (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 20 28.2 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 7 9.9 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 16.9 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.2 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 3 4.2 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 26 36.6 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 71 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Whitemark (State Suburbs) 16.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.9% were in primary school, 10.3% in secondary school and 17.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 368 83.1 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 60 14.5 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 14 3.4 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 14 3.4 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 326 78.7 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), 78.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 136 56.0 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 82 33.7 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 6.6 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 3.7 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 243 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 243 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Whitemark (State Suburbs). Of these 56.0% were employed full time, 33.7% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 24 10.2 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 27 11.4 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 27 11.4 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 28 11.9 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 110 46.6 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Whitemark (State Suburbs), 10.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 52 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Whitemark (State Suburbs) was 52 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 483 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,070 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 789 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Whitemark (State Suburbs) was $483.

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

Unpaid work Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 294 77.4 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 93 24.5 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 8.4 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 157 41.2 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% provided care for children and 8.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 41.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 53 14.0 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 108 28.5 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 75 19.8 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 56 14.8 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Whitemark (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 19.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 79 63.7 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 34 27.4 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 5.6 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 3.2 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Whitemark (State Suburbs), 27.4% were couple families with children, 63.7% were couple families without children and 5.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.3 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.7 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Whitemark (State Suburbs) 27.3% of single parents were male and 72.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,228 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,228 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 25 22.1 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 6.2 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 22 19.5 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 9.7 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 3.5 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 19 16.8 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 11 9.7 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 12.4 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.1% had both partners employed full-time, 6.2% had both employed part-time and 19.5% 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 Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 204 53.8 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 175 46.2 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), 53.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 46.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 199 97.5 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 2.5 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 Whitemark (State Suburbs), 97.5% were separate houses, 2.5% 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 Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 5.4 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 34 16.7 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 119 58.6 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 39 19.2 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 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.4% had 1 bedroom, 16.7% had 2 bedrooms and 58.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 98 48.3 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 48 23.6 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 54 26.6 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 3 1.5 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Whitemark (State Suburbs), 48.3% were owned outright, 23.6% were owned with a mortgage and 26.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 126 61.5 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 72 35.1 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 3.4 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), of all households, 61.5% were family households, 35.1% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.1 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.2 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), 34.1% 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 Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 54 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 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 Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
None 5 2.5 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 71 35.0 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 84 41.4 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 43 21.2 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), 35.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.2% 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 Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 55 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 50.9 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 27 49.1 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 38 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Whitemark (State Suburbs), there were 55 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 50.9%) were male and 27 (or 49.1%) were female. The median age was 38 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 820 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $820.

Mortgage and rent Whitemark % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 15 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Whitemark (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $15 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083.

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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