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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Kettering

Code SSC60174 (SSC)
People 984
Male 519
Female 465
Median age 44
Families 293
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 431
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,017
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 984 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 519 52.7 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 465 47.3 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 43 4.4 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 984 people in Kettering (State Suburbs) of these 52.7% were male and 47.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 6.0 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 77 7.8 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 74 7.5 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 47 4.8 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 2.9 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 26 2.6 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 48 4.9 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 51 5.2 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 85 8.6 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 58 5.9 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 74 7.5 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 96 9.7 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 89 9.0 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 80 8.1 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 41 4.2 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 30 3.0 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 1.3 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 9 0.9 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kettering (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 437 56.6 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 2.2 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 94 12.2 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 24 3.1 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 200 25.9 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kettering (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.6% were married and 14.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kettering (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 395 57.3 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 87 12.6 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 207 30.0 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kettering (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kettering (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 10 3.5 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 77 27.3 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 2.8 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 16 5.7 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 27 9.6 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 2.5 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 16 5.7 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 22 7.8 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 34 12.1 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.1 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 59 20.9 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 282 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kettering (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.9% were in primary school, 17.4% in secondary school and 18.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 744 75.5 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 237 25.6 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 62 6.7 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 54 5.8 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 572 61.8 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Kettering (State Suburbs), 61.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 203 46.0 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 174 39.5 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 34 7.7 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 30 6.8 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 441 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 441 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kettering (State Suburbs). Of these 46.0% were employed full time, 39.5% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 49 11.8 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 62 15.0 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 65 15.7 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 64 15.5 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 142 34.3 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kettering (State Suburbs), 11.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kettering (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

Occupation Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 538 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,117 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,017 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kettering (State Suburbs) was $538.

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

Unpaid work Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 626 80.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 237 30.6 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 103 13.3 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 201 26.1 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Kettering (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.6% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 144 18.7 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 244 31.6 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 129 16.7 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 106 13.7 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kettering (State Suburbs), 31.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 143 48.6 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 109 37.1 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 39 13.3 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.0 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kettering (State Suburbs), 37.1% were couple families with children, 48.6% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.8 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.2 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Kettering (State Suburbs) 26.8% of single parents were male and 73.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,390 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,840 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kettering (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,840 and those without children was $1,390.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 31 12.2 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 22 8.7 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 34 13.4 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 31 12.2 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 36 14.2 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 63 24.8 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 13 5.1 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 24 9.4 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Kettering (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.2% had both partners employed full-time, 8.7% had both employed part-time and 13.4% 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 Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 372 89.6 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 43 10.4 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Kettering (State Suburbs), 89.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 356 96.0 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 1.1 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 5 1.3 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 1.6 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kettering (State Suburbs), 96.0% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.3% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.1 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 24 6.5 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 68 18.3 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 176 47.4 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 95 25.6 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.1 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Kettering (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 18.3% had 2 bedrooms and 47.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 161 43.4 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 155 41.8 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 51 13.7 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 1.1 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kettering (State Suburbs), 43.4% were owned outright, 41.8% were owned with a mortgage and 13.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 293 78.8 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 76 20.4 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.8 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Kettering (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.8% were family households, 20.4% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

Household income Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.5 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kettering (State Suburbs), 25.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.5% 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 Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.1 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.9 -- 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 Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 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 Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
None 3 0.8 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 110 29.6 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 168 45.2 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 88 23.7 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 0.8 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Kettering (State Suburbs), 29.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.7% 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 Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 42 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 35.7 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 27 64.3 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kettering (State Suburbs), there were 42 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 35.7%) were male and 27 (or 64.3%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kettering % 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 824 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kettering (State Suburbs), 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 $824.

Mortgage and rent Kettering % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 290 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,033 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Kettering (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,033.

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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