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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Rose Bay (Tas.)

Code SSC60312 (SSC)
People 1,076
Male 515
Female 561
Median age 48
Families 307
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 523
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,297
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,755
Median weekly rent $265
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 1,076 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 515 47.9 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 561 52.1 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 1.3 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,076 people in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 4.0 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 41 3.8 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 67 6.2 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 68 6.3 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 63 5.9 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 35 3.3 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 31 2.9 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 51 4.7 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 85 7.9 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 70 6.5 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 88 8.2 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 89 8.3 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 97 9.0 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 68 6.3 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 72 6.7 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 39 3.6 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 34 3.2 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 34 3.2 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 480 51.8 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 28 3.0 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 117 12.6 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 69 7.5 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 232 25.1 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.8% were married and 15.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 426 51.1 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 91 10.9 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 316 37.9 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 6 2.3 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 52 20.1 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 4.6 7,668 5.5 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 2.3 4,349 3.1 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 44 17.0 18,175 13.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 6.6 6,481 4.6 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 9 3.5 4,952 3.5 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 17 6.6 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 52 20.1 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.2 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 41 15.8 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 259 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 24.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.0% were in primary school, 26.6% in secondary school and 27.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 935 86.8 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 122 11.9 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 62 6.1 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 37 3.6 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 801 78.4 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 78.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 305 57.8 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 166 31.4 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 37 7.0 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 3.8 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 528 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 528 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.8% were employed full time, 31.4% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 74 14.5 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 46 9.0 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 53 10.4 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 82 16.0 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 217 42.4 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 14.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 42 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 673 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,628 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,297 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) was $673.

Travel to work, top responses Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 750 81.2 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 269 29.0 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 111 12.0 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 225 24.3 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.0% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 202 21.9 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 300 32.5 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 148 16.0 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 103 11.1 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 32.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 154 50.3 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 112 36.6 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 36 11.8 22,824 17.0 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.3 1,718 1.3 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 36.6% were couple families with children, 50.3% were couple families without children and 11.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.1 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.9 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs) 8.1% of single parents were male and 91.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,262 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,718 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,718 and those without children was $2,262.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 55 20.8 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 2.3 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 53 20.1 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 26 9.8 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 5.7 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 71 26.9 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 21 8.0 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 17 6.4 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 20.1% 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 Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 452 88.5 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 59 11.5 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 88.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 397 87.8 166,516 86.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 29 6.4 10,329 5.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 26 5.8 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 Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 87.8% were separate houses, 6.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 4.7 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 106 23.6 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 210 46.7 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 110 24.4 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.7 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.7% had 1 bedroom, 23.6% had 2 bedrooms and 46.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 215 47.7 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 124 27.5 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 101 22.4 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 11 2.4 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 47.7% were owned outright, 27.5% were owned with a mortgage and 22.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 300 66.4 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 139 30.8 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 2.9 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.4% were family households, 30.8% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.1 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.3 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 20.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.3% 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 Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 265 -- 200 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 90.5 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,755 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.3 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.7 -- 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 Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
None 22 4.9 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 175 38.9 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 189 42.0 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 57 12.7 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 1.6 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), 38.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.7% 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 Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 71.4 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 4 28.6 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 71.4%) were male and 4 (or 28.6%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Rose Bay (Tas.) % 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 1.5 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Rose Bay (Tas.) % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 270 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Rose Bay (Tas.) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $270 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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