2011 Census QuickStats

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Franklin (L)

Code UCL622018 (UCL)
People 326
Male 148
Female 178
Median age 56
Families 57
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 124
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,007
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $150
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 Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 326 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 148 45.4 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 178 54.6 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 4.9 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 326 people in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 45.4% were male and 54.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.9% of the population.

Age Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3 0.9 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 9 2.8 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 6.4 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 5.8 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 13 4.0 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3 0.9 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 10 3.1 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 12 3.7 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 14 4.3 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 24 7.4 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 29 8.9 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 23 7.1 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 28 8.6 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 4.9 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 4.9 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 3.1 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 25 7.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 51 15.6 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 56 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 37.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 106 36.1 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.0 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 32 10.9 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 73 24.8 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 77 26.2 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 36.1% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 84 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 64 36.2 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 10.2 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 95 53.7 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 36.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 51 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 51 years.

Education Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 3 4.7 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 13 20.3 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 10.9 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 11 17.2 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 4.7 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 4.7 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 9.4 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.7 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 15 23.4 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 64 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 19.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 27.9% in secondary school and 9.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 275 84.1 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 47 14.9 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 21 6.6 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 16 5.1 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 232 73.4 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 73.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 60 52.2 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 44 38.3 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 4 3.5 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 6.1 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 115 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 115 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 52.2% were employed full time, 38.3% were employed part-time and 6.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 14.8 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 15 13.9 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 13.0 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 16.7 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 38 35.2 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 14.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 296 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,208 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,007 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $296.

Travel to work, top responses Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 149 50.3 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 51 17.2 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 24 8.2 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 59 20.0 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 17.2% provided care for children and 8.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 40 13.6 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 59 20.0 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 28 9.5 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 20 6.8 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 21 37.5 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 19 33.9 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 13 23.2 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 5.4 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.9% were couple families with children, 37.5% were couple families without children and 23.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,833 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,833 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 4 9.1 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 13.6 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7 15.9 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4 9.1 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 9.1 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 29.5 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 3 6.8 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 6.8 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 9.1% had both partners employed full-time, 13.6% had both employed part-time and 15.9% 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 Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 97 78.9 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 26 21.1 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 78.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 85 86.7 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 4.1 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 9.2 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.7% were separate houses, 4.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 9.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 8.1 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 18.2 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 39 39.4 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 29 29.3 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 5.1 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 8.1% had 1 bedroom, 18.2% had 2 bedrooms and 39.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 36 36.7 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 40 40.8 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 18 18.4 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 4.1 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.7% were owned outright, 40.8% were owned with a mortgage and 18.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 60 60.6 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 32 32.3 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 7.1 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 60.6% were family households, 32.3% were single person households and 7.1% were group households.

Household income Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.7 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.5 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.5% 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 Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
None 9 9.2 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 36 36.7 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 29 29.6 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 21.4 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.1 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.4% 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 Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 40.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 9 60.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 40.0%) were male and 9 (or 60.0%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Franklin (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Franklin (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 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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