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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Derwent Park

Code SSC60080 (SSC)
People 621
Male 318
Female 303
Median age 36
Families 160
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 286
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $812
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 621 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 318 51.2 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 303 48.8 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 4.0 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 621 people in Derwent Park (State Suburbs) of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.0% of the population.

Age Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 49 7.9 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 45 7.2 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 51 8.2 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 26 4.2 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 43 6.9 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 45 7.2 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 50 8.1 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 49 7.9 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 6.6 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 47 7.6 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 36 5.8 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 4.7 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 32 5.2 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 20 3.2 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 17 2.7 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 14 2.3 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 2.3 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 13 2.1 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Derwent Park (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 141 29.3 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 4.6 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 63 13.1 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 42 8.7 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 214 44.4 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Derwent Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 29.3% were married and 18.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Derwent Park (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 131 29.8 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 62 14.1 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 246 56.0 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 29.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Derwent Park (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 3 1.6 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 46 25.1 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 6.6 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.6 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 24 13.1 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 3.8 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 22 12.0 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 1.6 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 9 4.9 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 54 29.5 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 183 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.3% were in primary school, 16.1% in secondary school and 16.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 537 86.6 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 52 9.2 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 43 7.6 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 3.7 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 451 79.5 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 79.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 133 50.6 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 81 30.8 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 24 9.1 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 9.5 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 263 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 263 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Derwent Park (State Suburbs). Of these 50.6% were employed full time, 30.8% were employed part-time and 9.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 35 14.5 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 24 10.0 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 7.9 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 62 25.7 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 73 30.3 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 14.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 30.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Derwent Park (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 441 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 888 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 812 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Derwent Park (State Suburbs) was $441.

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

Unpaid work Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 316 65.4 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 149 30.8 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 64 13.2 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 47 9.8 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.8% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 77 15.9 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 134 27.7 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 50 10.4 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 56 11.6 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 49 30.6 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 54 33.8 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 57 35.6 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 Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 33.8% were couple families with children, 30.6% were couple families without children and 35.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,208 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,611 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,611 and those without children was $1,208.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 15 15.3 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 20 20.4 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 11.2 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 6.1 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 30 30.6 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.1 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 13.3 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 20.4% 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 Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 249 91.5 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 23 8.5 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 91.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 228 91.9 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 2.4 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 14 5.6 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 Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 91.9% were separate houses, 2.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 1.6 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 31 12.6 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 183 74.1 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 17 6.9 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 4.9 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 12.6% had 2 bedrooms and 74.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 72 28.9 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 68 27.3 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 101 40.6 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 8 3.2 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 28.9% were owned outright, 27.3% were owned with a mortgage and 40.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 159 64.4 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 82 33.2 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.4 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.4% were family households, 33.2% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.9 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 34.9% 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 Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.5 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.5 -- 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 Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
None 33 13.4 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 98 39.7 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 88 35.6 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 20 8.1 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 3.2 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), 39.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.1% 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 Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 25 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 44.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 14 56.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Derwent Park (State Suburbs), there were 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 44.0%) were male and 14 (or 56.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,600 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,600.

Mortgage and rent Derwent Park % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 130 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Derwent Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $130 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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