2011 Census QuickStats

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Batchelor

Code SSC70020 (SSC)
People 336
Male 185
Female 151
Median age 44
Families 52
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 242
Average people per household 1.8
Median weekly household income $857
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,245
Median weekly rent $55
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 336 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 185 55.1 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 151 44.9 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 79 23.4 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 336 people in Batchelor (State Suburbs) of these 55.1% were male and 44.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 23.4% of the population.

Age Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 6.8 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 23 6.8 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 4.7 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 20 5.9 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 22 6.5 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 2.7 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 14 4.1 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 14 4.1 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 31 9.2 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 7.7 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 23 6.8 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 36 10.7 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 9.2 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 22 6.5 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 4.1 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 1.2 1,726 0.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 3.0 1,112 0.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Batchelor (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 71 25.8 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 7.6 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 42 15.3 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 7 2.5 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 134 48.7 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Batchelor (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 25.8% were married and 22.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 37 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Batchelor (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 24.1 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 28 16.5 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 101 59.4 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 24.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Batchelor (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 6 3.8 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 18 11.2 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.9 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 5.6 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 1,780 2.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 2,823 3.9 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 5 3.1 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 9.4 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.9 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 101 63.1 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 160 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In Batchelor (State Suburbs) 47.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 13.1% were in primary school, 5.0% in secondary school and 13.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 208 61.7 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 30 12.8 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 4.7 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 14 6.0 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 180 76.6 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), 76.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 82 64.1 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 24 18.8 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 8.6 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 8.6 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 128 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 128 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Batchelor (State Suburbs). Of these 64.1% were employed full time, 18.8% were employed part-time and 8.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 5 4.3 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 5 4.3 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 10.3 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 21 18.1 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 59 50.9 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Batchelor (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Batchelor (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 623 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 1,328 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 857 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Batchelor (State Suburbs) was $623.

Travel to work, top responses Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 142 51.6 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 44 16.1 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 24 8.7 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 50 18.2 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 16.1% provided care for children and 8.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 29 10.5 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 68 24.7 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 32 11.6 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 13 4.7 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Batchelor (State Suburbs), 24.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 22 42.3 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 10 19.2 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 20 38.5 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Batchelor (State Suburbs), 19.2% were couple families with children, 42.3% were couple families without children and 38.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.6 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.4 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In Batchelor (State Suburbs) 17.6% of single parents were male and 82.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,625 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,812 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,812 and those without children was $2,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13 41.9 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 9.7 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 0 0.0 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 9.7 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 9.7 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6 19.4 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 3 9.7 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), of couple families, 41.9% had both partners employed full-time, 9.7% had both employed part-time and 0.0% 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 Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 112 67.5 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 54 32.5 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), 67.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 32.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 108 96.4 41,186 67.6 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 6,880 11.3 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 10,087 16.6 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 2,471 4.1 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Batchelor (State Suburbs), 96.4% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 14 12.7 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 35.5 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 45 40.9 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 7 6.4 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 4.5 2,024 3.3 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.7% had 1 bedroom, 35.5% had 2 bedrooms and 40.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 1.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 24 21.6 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 19 17.1 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 60 54.1 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 3.6 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 3.6 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Batchelor (State Suburbs), 21.6% were owned outright, 17.1% were owned with a mortgage and 54.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 53 46.9 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 55 48.7 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 4.4 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), of all households, 46.9% were family households, 48.7% were single person households and 4.4% were group households.

Household income Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.2 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), 36.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 55 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 9.0 -- 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 Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,245 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 7.7 -- 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 Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 23 20.7 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 43 38.7 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 36 32.4 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 5 4.5 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.6 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), 38.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.5% 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 Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 80 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 36 45.0 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 44 55.0 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Batchelor (State Suburbs), there were 80 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 36 (or 45.0%) were male and 44 (or 55.0%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 724 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.9, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $724.

Mortgage and rent Batchelor % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 86 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In Batchelor (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $86 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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