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New Norfolk

Code UCL614001 (UCL)
People 5,543
Male 2,739
Female 2,804
Median age 40
Families 1,522
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,446
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $764
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,192
Median weekly rent $191
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 New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 5,543 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,739 49.4 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,804 50.6 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 236 4.3 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,543 people in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.3% of the population.

Age New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 401 7.2 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 347 6.3 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 374 6.8 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 382 6.9 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 327 5.9 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 322 5.8 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 270 4.9 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 295 5.3 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 352 6.4 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 384 6.9 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 405 7.3 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 345 6.2 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 358 6.5 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 265 4.8 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 276 5.0 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 181 3.3 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 139 2.5 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 117 2.1 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.7% of the population.

Registered marital status New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,865 42.2 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 166 3.8 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 427 9.7 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 376 8.5 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,584 35.9 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 42.2% were married and 13.4% were either divorced or separated.

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

The median age of married people in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,724 43.0 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 577 14.4 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,711 42.6 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 57 4.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 344 24.0 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 114 7.9 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 15 1.0 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 212 14.8 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 79 5.5 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 12 0.8 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 132 9.2 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 59 4.1 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 16 1.1 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 394 27.5 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,434 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.0% were in primary school, 21.1% in secondary school and 13.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 4,969 89.7 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 418 8.0 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 185 3.5 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 113 2.2 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,507 86.3 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,158 51.8 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 696 31.1 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 163 7.3 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 218 9.8 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,235 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,235 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 51.8% were employed full time, 31.1% were employed part-time and 9.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 229 11.4 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 210 10.4 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 257 12.8 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 454 22.5 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 705 35.0 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 397 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 968 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 764 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) was $397.

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

Unpaid work New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,823 63.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,200 27.2 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 489 11.1 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 631 14.3 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 726 16.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 983 22.2 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 497 11.2 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 616 13.9 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 572 37.6 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 601 39.5 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 324 21.3 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 1.7 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.5% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children and 21.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.1 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.9 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities) 18.1% of single parents were male and 81.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,468 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,761 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,761 and those without children was $1,468.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 177 15.1 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 46 3.9 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 210 17.9 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 167 14.3 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 80 6.8 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 350 29.9 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 83 7.1 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 58 5.0 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 15.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 17.9% 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 New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,165 90.7 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 222 9.3 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,977 91.2 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 42 1.9 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 134 6.2 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 New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.2% were separate houses, 1.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 109 5.0 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 366 16.9 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,344 62.0 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 294 13.6 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 53 2.4 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.9% had 2 bedrooms and 62.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 711 32.8 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 721 33.3 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 643 29.7 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.6 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 78 3.6 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.8% were owned outright, 33.3% were owned with a mortgage and 29.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 1,502 69.3 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 619 28.6 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 45 2.1 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.3% were family households, 28.6% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.5 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.1% 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 New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 191 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,192 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
None 239 11.0 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 795 36.7 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 684 31.6 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 352 16.3 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 96 4.4 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.3% 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 New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 235 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 112 47.7 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 123 52.3 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 235 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 112 (or 47.7%) were male and 123 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 787 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $787.

Mortgage and rent New Norfolk % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 194 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In New Norfolk (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $194 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200.

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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