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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Mathinna

Code SSC60211 (SSC)
People 287
Male 157
Female 130
Median age 43
Families 75
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 182
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $593
Median monthly mortgage repayments $650
Median weekly rent $25
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 287 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 157 54.7 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 130 45.3 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 4.2 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 287 people in Mathinna (State Suburbs) of these 54.7% were male and 45.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.2% of the population.

Age Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 5.6 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 16 5.6 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 25 8.7 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 17 5.9 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 8 2.8 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 3.5 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 5.2 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 8.0 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 8.3 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 6.9 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 21 7.3 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 37 12.8 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 22 7.6 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 17 5.9 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 11 3.8 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 1.0 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.0 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 43 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mathinna (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 101 44.3 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.9 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 29 12.7 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 13 5.7 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 76 33.3 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mathinna (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.3% were married and 16.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 39 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mathinna (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 39 years.

Social marital status Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 91 47.2 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 16.1 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 71 36.8 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 50 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mathinna (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 50 years.

Education Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 3 3.5 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 27 31.4 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 18 20.9 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 0 0.0 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 3 3.5 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 4 4.7 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 31 36.0 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 86 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mathinna (State Suburbs) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.4% were in primary school, 20.9% in secondary school and 4.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 240 83.9 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 36 13.5 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 4 1.5 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 8 3.0 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 218 82.0 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), 82.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 40 52.6 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 15 19.7 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3 3.9 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 23.7 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 76 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 76 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mathinna (State Suburbs). Of these 52.6% were employed full time, 19.7% were employed part-time and 23.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 4 6.7 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 9 15.0 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7 11.7 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 3 5.0 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 34 56.7 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mathinna (State Suburbs), 6.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 15.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 56.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mathinna (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 301 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 700 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 593 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mathinna (State Suburbs) was $301.

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

Unpaid work Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 140 61.1 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 53 23.3 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 14.0 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 46 20.3 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.3% provided care for children and 14.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 21 9.2 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 43 18.9 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 39 17.1 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 37 16.2 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mathinna (State Suburbs), 18.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 35 47.3 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 32 43.2 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 9.5 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 Mathinna (State Suburbs), 43.2% were couple families with children, 47.3% were couple families without children and 9.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 58.3 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 41.7 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Mathinna (State Suburbs) 58.3% of single parents were male and 41.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 3 4.7 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 6.2 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 0 0.0 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 23.4 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.7 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 33 51.6 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 9.4 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), of couple families, 4.7% had both partners employed full-time, 6.2% had both employed part-time and 0.0% 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 Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 111 63.4 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 36.6 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), 63.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 36.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 112 100.0 166,516 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 Mathinna (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 Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 4.5 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 21.6 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 49 44.1 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 30 27.0 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.7 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 21.6% had 2 bedrooms and 44.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 50 45.0 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 24 21.6 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 30 27.0 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.7 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 3.6 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mathinna (State Suburbs), 45.0% were owned outright, 21.6% were owned with a mortgage and 27.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 77 68.1 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 33 29.2 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.7 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.1% were family households, 29.2% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 49.0 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), 49.0% 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 Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 25 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
None 6 5.4 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 32 28.8 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 37 33.3 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 32 28.8 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.6 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.8% 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 Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 25.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 9 75.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 8 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mathinna (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 25.0%) were male and 9 (or 75.0%) were female. The median age was 8 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 250 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $250.

Mortgage and rent Mathinna % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 110 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Mathinna (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $110 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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