2011 Census QuickStats

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Stuart (NT)

Code SSC70172 (SSC)
People 553
Male 285
Female 268
Median age 31
Families 121
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 252
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,631
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,314
Median weekly rent $210
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 Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 553 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 285 51.5 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 268 48.5 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 284 51.4 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 553 people in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 51.4% of the population.

Age Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 55 9.9 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 40 7.2 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 19 3.4 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 31 5.6 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 60 10.8 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 53 9.6 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 52 9.4 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 47 8.5 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 40 7.2 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 39 7.1 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 33 6.0 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 35 6.3 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 17 3.1 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 12 2.2 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 1.8 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 1.1 1,726 0.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 1,112 0.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.7 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 173 39.5 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 19 4.3 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 49 11.2 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 4.6 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 177 40.4 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.5% were married and 15.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 37 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) was 37 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 114 29.5 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 72 18.6 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 201 51.9 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 29.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 6 4.5 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 28 21.2 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 6.8 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 3.0 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 7.6 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.3 1,780 2.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 5.3 2,823 3.9 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 4.5 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 4.5 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 6 4.5 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 47 35.6 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 132 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) 23.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 15.2% in secondary school and 9.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 484 87.7 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 65 12.4 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 14 2.7 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 2.9 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 429 82.0 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 82.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 146 66.7 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 34 15.5 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 23 10.5 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 7.3 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 219 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 219 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs). Of these 66.7% were employed full time, 15.5% were employed part-time and 7.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 8 4.0 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 7 3.5 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 9.5 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 43 21.6 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 97 48.7 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 4.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 382 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 1,518 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,631 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) was $382.

Travel to work, top responses Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 320 72.9 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 165 37.6 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 130 29.7 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 56 12.8 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.6% provided care for children and 29.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 157 35.8 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 108 24.6 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 29 6.6 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 24 5.5 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 24.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 36.9 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 49 40.2 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 23 18.9 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 4.1 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 40.2% were couple families with children, 36.9% were couple families without children and 18.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.3 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.7 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs) 14.3% of single parents were male and 85.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,416 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,416 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,416 and those without children was $2,416.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 27 27.6 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 5.1 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 10 10.2 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 10.2 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 6.1 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 25 25.5 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 9 9.2 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 6.1 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% had both employed part-time and 10.2% 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 Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 154 70.6 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 29.4 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 70.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 76 49.4 41,186 67.6 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 29 18.8 6,880 11.3 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 24 15.6 10,087 16.6 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 25 16.2 2,471 4.1 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 49.4% were separate houses, 18.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 15.6% were flats, units or apartments and 16.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 11 7.2 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 19 12.4 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 25.5 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 51 33.3 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 26 17.0 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 4.6 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 3 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.4% had 1 bedroom, 25.5% had 2 bedrooms and 33.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 10 6.5 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 31 20.3 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 96 62.7 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 2.6 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 7.8 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 6.5% were owned outright, 20.3% were owned with a mortgage and 62.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 107 69.9 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 38 24.8 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 5.2 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.9% were family households, 24.8% were single person households and 5.2% were group households.

Household income Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.0 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.9 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 21.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.9% 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 Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 210 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,314 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 24 15.7 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 50 32.7 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 47 30.7 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 13.7 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 7.2 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), 32.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.7% 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 Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 285 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 138 48.4 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 147 51.6 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), there were 285 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 138 (or 48.4%) were male and 147 (or 51.6%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.4 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,078 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.4, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,078.

Mortgage and rent Stuart (NT) % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 65 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In Stuart (NT) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $65 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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