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Evatt

Code SSC80029 (SSC)
People 5,413
Male 2,690
Female 2,723
Median age 35
Families 1,530
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,061
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,014
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,100
Median weekly rent $390
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Total 5,413 -- 357,222 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,690 49.7 176,746 49.5 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,723 50.3 180,476 50.5 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 50 0.9 5,185 1.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,413 people in Evatt (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People
0-4 years 390 7.2 23,843 6.7 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 375 6.9 21,411 6.0 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 367 6.8 21,089 5.9 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 364 6.7 23,999 6.7 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 349 6.4 30,750 8.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 396 7.3 30,535 8.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 405 7.5 27,708 7.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 456 8.4 26,960 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 438 8.1 25,973 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 356 6.6 24,602 6.9 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 364 6.7 23,405 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 359 6.6 20,408 5.7 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 391 7.2 18,373 5.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 171 3.2 12,672 3.5 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 96 1.8 8,994 2.5 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 62 1.1 6,591 1.8 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 46 0.8 5,074 1.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 27 0.5 4,835 1.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 34 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Evatt (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,221 51.8 137,508 47.3 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 115 2.7 7,536 2.6 529,280 3.0
Divorced 345 8.1 23,093 7.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 130 3.0 11,350 3.9 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,473 34.4 111,389 38.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Evatt (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.8% were married and 10.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 48 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 53 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Evatt (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,083 52.0 124,924 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 400 10.0 27,591 10.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,526 38.1 105,845 41.0 6,413,399 41.3

In Evatt (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 48 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 30 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Evatt (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Pre-school 82 5.2 5,201 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 317 20.1 16,597 14.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 139 8.8 7,451 6.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 50 3.2 3,662 3.2 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 246 15.6 12,384 10.8 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 106 6.7 6,635 5.8 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 45 2.9 4,096 3.6 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 127 8.1 9,181 8.0 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 271 17.2 28,337 24.7 932,524 14.3
Other 27 1.7 2,807 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 167 10.6 18,506 16.1 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,577 -- 114,857 -- 6,503,580 --

In Evatt (State Suburbs) 29.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.1% were in primary school, 25.2% in secondary school and 25.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Australia 4,231 78.2 255,052 71.4 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,405 26.8 108,891 32.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 407 7.8 27,344 8.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 319 6.1 21,036 6.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,119 59.4 180,529 53.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Evatt (State Suburbs), 59.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,069 65.2 132,040 65.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 776 24.4 51,028 25.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 233 7.3 12,821 6.3 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 96 3.0 7,316 3.6 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,174 -- 203,205 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,174 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Evatt (State Suburbs). Of these 65.2% were employed full time, 24.4% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 262 8.5 18,664 9.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 224 7.3 14,748 7.5 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 291 9.5 17,617 9.0 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 726 23.6 43,133 22.0 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,344 43.7 88,909 45.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Evatt (State Suburbs), 8.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 36 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Evatt (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 910 -- 917 -- 577 --
Family 2,241 -- 2,277 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,014 -- 1,920 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Evatt (State Suburbs) was $910.

Travel to work, top responses Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,483 81.3 226,730 77.9 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,437 33.5 82,139 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 524 12.2 30,889 10.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 924 21.6 61,571 21.2 3,090,874 17.8

In Evatt (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.5% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,085 25.3 75,671 26.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,379 32.2 91,161 31.3 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 637 14.9 37,329 12.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 379 8.8 22,571 7.8 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Evatt (State Suburbs), 32.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Couple family without children 526 34.4 35,150 37.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 751 49.1 43,191 46.2 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 225 14.7 13,601 14.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 28 1.8 1,452 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Evatt (State Suburbs), 49.1% were couple families with children, 34.4% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.5 -- 19.8 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.5 -- 80.2 -- 82.4

In Evatt (State Suburbs) 19.5% of single parents were male and 80.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Families without children 2,654 -- 2,662 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,948 -- 3,060 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Evatt (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,948 and those without children was $2,654.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 385 30.1 24,454 31.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 3.2 2,579 3.3 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 271 21.2 16,099 20.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 195 15.3 10,520 13.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 54 4.2 3,301 4.2 251,191 5.4
Both not working 138 10.8 10,452 13.3 899,598 19.2
Other 117 9.2 6,140 7.8 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 76 6.0 4,800 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Evatt (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 21.2% 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 Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,902 94.2 129,423 92.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 117 5.8 10,196 7.3 934,470 10.7

In Evatt (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,796 94.5 94,266 72.8 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 78 4.1 18,811 14.5 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 27 1.4 16,071 12.4 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 228 0.2 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Evatt (State Suburbs), 94.5% were separate houses, 4.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 419 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 1.1 6,739 5.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 83 4.4 17,477 13.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 994 52.3 56,123 43.4 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 793 41.7 47,271 36.5 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 0.6 1,396 1.1 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Evatt (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 4.4% had 2 bedrooms and 52.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 642 33.8 36,739 28.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 852 44.8 50,392 38.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 390 20.5 39,592 30.6 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 816 0.6 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 0.8 1,886 1.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Evatt (State Suburbs), 33.8% were owned outright, 44.8% were owned with a mortgage and 20.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Family households 1,507 79.2 91,979 71.1 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 313 16.5 30,248 23.4 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 82 4.3 7,198 5.6 321,007 4.1

In Evatt (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.2% were family households, 16.5% were single person households and 4.3% were group households.

Household income Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 12.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 23.7 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Evatt (State Suburbs), 9.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 25.0% 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 Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 380 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 92.0 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 8.0 -- 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 Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 2,167 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 92.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 7.8 -- 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 Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
None 60 3.2 7,978 6.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 586 30.8 47,517 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 844 44.4 50,278 38.8 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 388 20.4 21,104 16.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 24 1.3 2,548 2.0 234,292 3.0

In Evatt (State Suburbs), 30.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.4% 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 Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 53 -- 5,185 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 58.5 2,656 51.2 270,331 49.3
Female 22 41.5 2,529 48.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Evatt (State Suburbs), there were 53 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 58.5%) were male and 22 (or 41.5%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 650 -- 1,666 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Evatt (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $650.

Mortgage and rent Evatt % Australian Capital Territory % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 305 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 2,167 -- 1,647 --

In Evatt (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,058.

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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