2011 Census QuickStats

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Mole Creek (L)

Code UCL622027 (UCL)
People 230
Male 119
Female 111
Median age 41
Families 61
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 97
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $646
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,075
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 230 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 119 51.7 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 111 48.3 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 5.7 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 230 people in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.7% of the population.

Age Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 7.8 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 20 8.7 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 7.0 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 20 8.7 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 1.7 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 3.9 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 7.8 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 10 4.3 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 6.5 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 15 6.5 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 17 7.4 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 18 7.8 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 13 5.7 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 23 10.0 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 8 3.5 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.3 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.3 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 102 57.3 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5 2.8 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 19 10.7 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 6.2 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 41 23.0 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 57.3% were married and 12.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 95 62.5 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 7 4.6 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 50 32.9 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 22 36.7 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 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 12 20.0 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 5.0 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 16.7 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 13 21.7 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 60 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.1% were in primary school, 26.2% in secondary school and 16.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 176 76.9 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 36 17.1 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 7 3.3 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 0 0.0 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 167 79.5 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 49 50.5 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 33 34.0 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 10.3 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 5.2 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 97 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 97 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 50.5% were employed full time, 34.0% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 10 11.1 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 14.4 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 13.3 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 10 11.1 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 37 41.1 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 14.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 424 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 939 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 646 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $424.

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

Unpaid work Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 113 62.8 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 36 19.9 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 14 7.9 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 51 28.0 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.9% provided care for children and 7.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 28 15.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 37 20.3 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 32 17.6 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 22 12.1 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 27 45.0 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 24 40.0 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 15.0 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.0% were couple families with children, 45.0% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 500 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,041 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,041 and those without children was $500.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 5 9.4 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 5.7 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 11 20.8 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 11.3 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 13.2 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 26.4 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 4 7.5 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 5.7 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 9.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.7% had both employed part-time and 20.8% 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 Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 79 86.8 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 12 13.2 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 79 100.0 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 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 0 0.0 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 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 Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 15.2 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 49 62.0 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 18 22.8 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 15.2% had 2 bedrooms and 62.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 36 45.6 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 27 34.2 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 12 15.2 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 5.1 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.6% were owned outright, 34.2% were owned with a mortgage and 15.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 61 76.2 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 16 20.0 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 3.8 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 76.2% were family households, 20.0% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.0 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.3 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.7 -- 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 Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,075 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
None 4 5.1 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 21 26.6 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 33 41.8 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 21 26.6 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.6% 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 Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 42.9 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 8 57.1 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 11 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 42.9%) were male and 8 (or 57.1%) were female. The median age was 11 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 624 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $624.

Mortgage and rent Mole Creek (L) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 210 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Mole Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $210 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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