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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Clifton Beach (Tas.)

Code SSC60060 (SSC)
People 555
Male 270
Female 285
Median age 34
Families 148
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 222
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,916
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,640
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 555 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 270 48.6 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 285 51.4 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 1.4 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 555 people in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 10.6 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 57 10.3 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 38 6.8 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 31 5.6 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 5.0 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 23 4.1 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 47 8.5 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 52 9.4 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 51 9.2 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 48 8.6 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 49 8.8 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 33 5.9 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 18 3.2 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 8 1.4 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 1.3 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.7 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.5 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 201 50.5 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 1.8 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 34 8.5 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 1.5 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 150 37.7 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.5% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 180 50.7 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 75 21.1 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 100 28.2 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 21.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 8 4.4 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 55 30.2 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 4.9 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 3.8 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 18 9.9 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 16 8.8 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 4.4 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 3.8 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 21 11.5 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 33 18.1 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 182 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 33.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.0% were in primary school, 22.5% in secondary school and 17.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 469 84.4 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 64 12.3 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 51 9.8 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 27 5.2 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 378 72.7 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 72.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 172 57.7 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 105 35.2 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 5.4 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 1.7 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 298 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 298 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.7% were employed full time, 35.2% were employed part-time and 1.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 35 12.2 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 35 12.2 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 33 11.5 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 56 19.5 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 114 39.7 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 858 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 2,146 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,916 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was $858.

Travel to work, top responses Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 325 82.1 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 146 36.7 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 49 12.3 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 87 21.8 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.7% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 106 26.8 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 115 29.0 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 57 14.4 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 11.9 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 45 30.6 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 85 57.8 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 17 11.6 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 57.8% were couple families with children, 30.6% were couple families without children and 11.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Clifton Beach (Tas.) % 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,555 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,324 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,324 and those without children was $2,555.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 31 23.3 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 6.0 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 45 33.8 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 13.5 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 4.5 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 11 8.3 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 6 4.5 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 6.0 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.3% had both partners employed full-time, 6.0% had both employed part-time and 33.8% 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 176 83.0 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 36 17.0 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 83.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 176 100.0 166,516 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) (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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 4.6 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 11.5 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 88 50.6 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 58 33.3 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 2.9 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.6% had 1 bedroom, 11.5% had 2 bedrooms and 50.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 53 29.8 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 100 56.2 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 22 12.4 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.7 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 29.8% were owned outright, 56.2% were owned with a mortgage and 12.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 145 81.5 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 28 15.7 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 2.8 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.5% were family households, 15.7% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.1 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.8 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 17.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.8% 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,640 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.6 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.4 -- 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
None 3 1.7 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 32 18.1 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 90 50.8 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 46 26.0 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 3.4 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 18.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 50.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.0% 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 Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 100.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Clifton Beach (Tas.) % 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 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Clifton Beach (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,136 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Clifton Beach (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,136.

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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