2011 Census QuickStats

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Tindal

Code SSC70184 (SSC)
People 742
Male 416
Female 326
Median age 25
Families 150
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 191
Average people per household 3.5
Median weekly household income $2,171
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $210
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Total 742 -- 211,945 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 416 56.1 109,517 51.7 10,634,013 49.4
Female 326 43.9 102,428 48.3 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 28 3.8 56,776 26.8 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 742 people in Tindal (State Suburbs) of these 56.1% were male and 43.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.8% of the population.

Age Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 113 15.2 17,119 8.1 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 70 9.4 16,415 7.7 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 53 7.1 15,608 7.4 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 20 2.7 14,820 7.0 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 77 10.4 16,839 7.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 123 16.6 19,213 9.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 77 10.4 17,345 8.2 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 99 13.3 16,829 7.9 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 52 7.0 16,331 7.7 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 29 3.9 14,799 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 21 2.8 13,775 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 6 0.8 11,632 5.5 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 3 0.4 9,121 4.3 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 0 0.0 5,286 2.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 0 0.0 3,280 1.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 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 0 0.0 694 0.3 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 25 -- 31 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tindal (State Suburbs) was 25 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 32.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 0.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 302 60.2 70,154 43.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 0 0.0 5,526 3.4 529,280 3.0
Divorced 15 3.0 13,273 8.2 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 0.8 5,202 3.2 949,634 5.5
Never married 181 36.1 68,647 42.2 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tindal (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.2% were married and 3.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 36 -- 44 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 47 -- 49 --
Divorced 38 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 27 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tindal (State Suburbs) was 36 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 245 82.8 54,563 41.5 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 8.8 19,532 14.9 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 25 8.4 57,233 43.6 6,413,399 41.3

In Tindal (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 35 -- 44 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tindal (State Suburbs) was 35 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 26 10.0 3,339 4.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 62 23.8 15,171 20.7 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 28 10.7 2,586 3.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 2.3 2,150 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 13 5.0 8,003 10.9 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 3.1 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 15 5.7 2,726 3.7 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 34 13.0 6,682 9.1 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.3 1,627 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 63 24.1 26,242 35.9 1,511,694 23.2
Total 261 -- 73,129 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tindal (State Suburbs) 34.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.3% were in primary school, 8.1% in secondary school and 17.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Australia 628 84.5 158,031 74.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 82 12.3 42,606 22.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 44 6.6 10,807 5.8 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 44 6.6 9,131 4.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 498 74.6 125,126 66.7 10,757,087 53.7

In Tindal (State Suburbs), 74.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 286 68.8 69,544 66.9 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 71 17.1 20,878 20.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 53 12.7 8,056 7.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 1.4 5,489 5.3 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 416 -- 103,967 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 416 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tindal (State Suburbs). Of these 68.8% were employed full time, 17.1% were employed part-time and 1.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 3.7 6,588 6.7 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 7.8 6,344 6.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 4.6 7,952 8.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 84 20.5 19,470 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 200 48.9 50,076 50.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tindal (State Suburbs), 3.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 30 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 37 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tindal (State Suburbs) was 30 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,134 -- 745 -- 577 --
Family 2,250 -- 1,759 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,171 -- 1,674 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tindal (State Suburbs) was $1,134.

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

Unpaid work Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 372 73.8 108,531 66.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 203 40.4 49,616 30.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 31 6.2 14,566 8.9 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 110 21.9 27,050 16.6 3,090,874 17.8

In Tindal (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 40.4% provided care for children and 6.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 111 22.0 37,795 23.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 148 29.4 42,817 26.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 55 10.9 16,605 10.2 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 58 11.5 11,314 6.9 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tindal (State Suburbs), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 37 24.8 16,310 34.0 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 109 73.2 22,245 46.3 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3 2.0 8,610 17.9 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 866 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tindal (State Suburbs), 73.2% were couple families with children, 24.8% were couple families without children and 2.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 19.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 0.0 -- 80.5 -- 82.4

In Tindal (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 0.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Families without children 3,111 -- 2,300 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,475 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tindal (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $3,111.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 44 31.2 12,591 32.7 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.1 1,326 3.4 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 24 17.0 5,984 15.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 20 14.2 5,205 13.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 2.8 1,552 4.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 0 0.0 4,773 12.4 899,598 19.2
Other 26 18.4 3,327 8.6 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 20 14.2 3,801 9.9 314,529 6.7

In Tindal (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.1% had both employed part-time and 17.0% 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 Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 151 84.8 60,889 87.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 27 15.2 8,595 12.4 934,470 10.7

In Tindal (State Suburbs), 84.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 152 100.0 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 Tindal (State Suburbs), 100.0% 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 Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 999 1.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 4,536 7.4 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 0 0.0 13,275 21.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 121 78.6 27,268 44.8 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 30 19.5 12,789 21.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.9 2,024 3.3 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Tindal (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 0.0% had 2 bedrooms and 78.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 3.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 9,530 15.7 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 18,630 30.6 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 151 98.1 29,903 49.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 580 1.0 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.9 2,248 3.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tindal (State Suburbs), 0.0% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 98.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Family households 146 96.7 44,046 72.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 5 3.3 13,317 21.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 3,528 5.8 321,007 4.1

In Tindal (State Suburbs), of all households, 96.7% were family households, 3.3% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 14.6 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.1 -- 16.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tindal (State Suburbs), 0.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.1% 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 Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median rent 210 -- 225 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 91.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 2,058 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 92.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
None 0 0.0 7,153 11.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 36 23.4 20,289 33.3 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 97 63.0 20,488 33.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 13.6 10,184 16.7 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 2,776 4.6 234,292 3.0

In Tindal (State Suburbs), 23.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 63.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.6% 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 Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 56,776 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 55.6 28,035 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 12 44.4 28,741 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 23 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tindal (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 55.6%) were male and 12 (or 44.4%) 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 Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 4.2 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.7 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 1,099 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tindal (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Tindal % Northern Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 205 -- 75 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,963 -- 1,647 --

In Tindal (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $205 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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