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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Lower Longley

Code SSC60203 (SSC)
People 131
Male 68
Female 63
Median age 43
Families 37
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 60
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,083
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,408
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 131 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 68 51.9 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 63 48.1 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 2.3 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 131 people in Lower Longley (State Suburbs) of these 51.9% were male and 48.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4 3.1 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 4 3.1 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 12 9.3 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 13 10.1 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 11 8.5 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3 2.3 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 10 7.8 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 5 3.9 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 11 8.5 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 7 5.4 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 16 12.4 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 11 8.5 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 10 7.8 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 6 4.7 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 2.3 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 0 0.0 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 2.3 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lower Longley (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 45.0 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 0 0.0 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 17 15.3 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 2.7 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 41 36.9 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lower Longley (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.0% were married and 15.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 37 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lower Longley (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 37 years.

Social marital status Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 44.4 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 18.2 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 37 37.4 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 48 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lower Longley (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 48 years.

Education Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 10 28.6 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 5 14.3 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 8.6 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 10 28.6 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 4 11.4 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 3 8.6 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 35 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs) 26.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.3% were in primary school, 24.2% in secondary school and 27.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 114 88.4 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 28 21.5 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 13 10.0 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 8 6.2 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 81 62.3 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 62.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 44 61.1 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 20 27.8 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3 4.2 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 6.9 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 72 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 72 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lower Longley (State Suburbs). Of these 61.1% were employed full time, 27.8% were employed part-time and 6.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 6 9.2 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6 9.2 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 3 4.6 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12 18.5 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 30 46.2 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lower Longley (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 546 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,125 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,083 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lower Longley (State Suburbs) was $546.

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

Unpaid work Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 88 77.9 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 31 27.7 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 13 11.5 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 14 12.5 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.7% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 12.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 28 24.8 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 35 31.0 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 21 18.6 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 3 2.7 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 31.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 2.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 12 32.4 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 17 45.9 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 8 21.6 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 Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 45.9% were couple families with children, 32.4% were couple families without children and 21.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lower Longley % 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 Lower Longley (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 Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,250 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $2,250.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 12 40.0 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 6 20.0 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 0 0.0 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 13.3 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 4 13.3 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 4 13.3 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), of couple families, 40.0% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 20.0% 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 Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 50 84.7 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 9 15.3 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 84.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 50 100.0 166,516 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 Lower Longley (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 Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 5.9 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 6 11.8 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 23 45.1 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 19 37.3 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 2.6 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.9% had 1 bedroom, 11.8% had 2 bedrooms and 45.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 18 36.0 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 20 40.0 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 8 16.0 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 8.0 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 Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 36.0% were owned outright, 40.0% were owned with a mortgage and 16.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 37 77.1 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 11 22.9 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.1% were family households, 22.9% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.8 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.3 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 26.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.3% 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 Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,408 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.0 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.0 -- 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 Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
None 3 5.8 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 12 23.1 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 20 38.5 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 14 26.9 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 5.8 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), 23.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.9% 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 Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 48 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lower Longley (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 48 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Lower Longley % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lower Longley (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Lower Longley % 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 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Lower Longley (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 $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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