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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Mount Rumney

Code SSC60234 (SSC)
People 442
Male 228
Female 214
Median age 48
Families 141
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 177
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,838
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 442 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 228 51.6 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 214 48.4 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.7 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 442 people in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 3.6 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 18 4.0 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 28 6.3 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 30 6.7 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 27 6.1 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 20 4.5 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 11 2.5 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 5.6 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 36 8.1 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 36 8.1 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 58 13.0 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 50 11.2 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 28 6.3 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 27 6.1 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 5.2 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 1.6 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 5 1.1 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 230 60.8 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 2.1 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 30 7.9 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 4.0 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 95 25.1 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.8% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 222 64.5 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 7.6 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 96 27.9 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 24 22.2 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 8 7.4 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.8 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 9.3 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 11.1 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 5.6 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 14.8 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 18 16.7 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 11 10.2 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 108 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) 24.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.4% were in primary school, 26.9% in secondary school and 30.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 367 82.7 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 79 18.5 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 33 7.7 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 4.9 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 293 68.8 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 68.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 150 55.6 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 102 37.8 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 4.1 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 2.6 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 270 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 270 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs). Of these 55.6% were employed full time, 37.8% were employed part-time and 2.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 34 13.0 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 23 8.8 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 44 16.9 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 53 20.3 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 96 36.8 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 722 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,942 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,838 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) was $722.

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

Unpaid work Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 305 81.3 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 104 27.6 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 43 11.4 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 78 20.7 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.6% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 84 22.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 126 33.6 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 64 17.1 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 31 8.3 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 33.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 68 47.9 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 58 40.8 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 11.3 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 Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 40.8% were couple families with children, 47.9% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.5 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.5 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs) 23.5% of single parents were male and 76.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 1,928 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,750 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,750 and those without children was $1,928.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 31 24.6 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 6.3 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 37 29.4 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 16 12.7 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 6.3 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 14.3 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 8 6.3 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.6% had both partners employed full-time, 6.3% had both employed part-time and 29.4% 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 Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 156 90.7 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 16 9.3 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 157 100.0 166,516 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 Mount Rumney (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 Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 4.5 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 6.4 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 64 40.8 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 76 48.4 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 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 6.4% had 2 bedrooms and 40.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 80 50.6 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 65 41.1 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 13 8.2 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 0 0.0 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 50.6% were owned outright, 41.1% were owned with a mortgage and 8.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 137 87.3 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 16 10.2 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 2.5 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.3% were family households, 10.2% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.7 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 11.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.7% 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 Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
None 0 0.0 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 22 14.0 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 77 49.0 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 58 36.9 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), 14.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 49.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 36.9% 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 Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) 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 Mount Rumney % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Rumney (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Mount Rumney % 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 1,083 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Rumney (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 $1,083.

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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