2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Wynyard

Code SSC60415 (SSC)
People 5,990
Male 2,877
Female 3,113
Median age 45
Families 1,686
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,679
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $793
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $175
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 5,990 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,877 48.0 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,113 52.0 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 424 7.1 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,990 people in Wynyard (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.1% of the population.

Age Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 354 5.9 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 310 5.2 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 401 6.7 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 408 6.8 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 270 4.5 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 284 4.7 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 247 4.1 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 315 5.3 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 395 6.6 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 448 7.5 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 414 6.9 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 433 7.2 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 425 7.1 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 375 6.3 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 323 5.4 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 250 4.2 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 203 3.4 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 136 2.3 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wynyard (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,484 50.5 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 192 3.9 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 454 9.2 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 424 8.6 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,366 27.8 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wynyard (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.5% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wynyard (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,246 50.7 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 462 10.4 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,726 38.9 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wynyard (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 61 3.9 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 310 19.9 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 129 8.3 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 13 0.8 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 242 15.6 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 95 6.1 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 0.9 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 175 11.3 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 93 6.0 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 33 2.1 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 389 25.0 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,554 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wynyard (State Suburbs) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.1% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 17.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 5,126 85.6 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 658 11.7 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 218 3.9 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 212 3.8 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,557 80.7 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), 80.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,330 52.7 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 838 33.2 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 169 6.7 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 185 7.3 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,522 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,522 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wynyard (State Suburbs). Of these 52.7% were employed full time, 33.2% were employed part-time and 7.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 304 13.0 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 254 10.9 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 282 12.0 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 387 16.5 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 946 40.4 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wynyard (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wynyard % 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 Wynyard (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 408 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,026 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 793 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wynyard (State Suburbs) was $408.

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

Unpaid work Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,440 69.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,257 25.5 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 615 12.5 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 938 19.1 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.5% provided care for children and 12.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 875 17.8 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,179 24.0 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 742 15.1 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 644 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 Wynyard (State Suburbs), 24.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.1% 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 Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 790 46.9 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 608 36.1 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 272 16.1 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 0.9 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wynyard (State Suburbs), 36.1% were couple families with children, 46.9% were couple families without children and 16.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Wynyard (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,625 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,930 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,930 and those without children was $1,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 163 11.7 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 52 3.7 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 283 20.4 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 181 13.0 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 104 7.5 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 420 30.3 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 85 6.1 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 100 7.2 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 20.4% 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 Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,427 92.6 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 194 7.4 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), 92.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,030 83.6 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 295 12.2 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 88 3.6 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 14 0.6 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wynyard (State Suburbs), 83.6% were separate houses, 12.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 128 5.3 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 482 19.9 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,319 54.4 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 443 18.3 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 50 2.1 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 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.3% had 1 bedroom, 19.9% had 2 bedrooms and 54.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 950 39.1 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 722 29.7 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 662 27.3 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 0.6 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 78 3.2 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wynyard (State Suburbs), 39.1% were owned outright, 29.7% were owned with a mortgage and 27.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 1,664 68.6 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 717 29.6 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 45 1.9 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.6% were family households, 29.6% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.4 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.9 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), 37.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.9% 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 Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 175 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
None 234 9.6 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 894 36.8 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 828 34.1 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 383 15.8 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 89 3.7 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), 36.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% 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 Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 425 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 195 45.9 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 230 54.1 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wynyard (State Suburbs), there were 425 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 195 (or 45.9%) were male and 230 (or 54.1%) 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 Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,004 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,004.

Mortgage and rent Wynyard % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 170 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,465 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Wynyard (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $170 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,465.

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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