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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Tasmania | State Suburbs

Zeehan

Code SSC60420 (SSC)
People 728
Male 367
Female 361
Median age 36
Families 193
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 488
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,018
Median monthly mortgage repayments $720
Median weekly rent $130
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Total 728 -- 495,354 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 367 50.4 242,675 49.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 361 49.6 252,679 51.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 51 7.0 19,626 4.0 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 728 people in Zeehan (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.0% of the population.

Age Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People
0-4 years 58 8.0 31,182 6.3 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 59 8.1 30,231 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 36 5.0 32,455 6.6 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 53 7.3 32,687 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 39 5.4 29,577 6.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 50 6.9 28,074 5.7 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 58 8.0 27,209 5.5 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 50 6.9 30,908 6.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 62 8.5 33,944 6.9 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 63 8.7 35,030 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 51 7.0 36,528 7.4 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 51 7.0 34,090 6.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 35 4.8 32,733 6.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 24 3.3 25,312 5.1 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 3.2 19,449 3.9 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 0.8 14,522 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.4 11,175 2.3 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.8 10,247 2.1 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 40 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Zeehan (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 231 40.4 190,899 47.5 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 2.1 13,090 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 52 9.1 39,595 9.9 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 29 5.1 26,245 6.5 949,634 5.5
Never married 248 43.4 131,655 32.8 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Zeehan (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.4% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 53 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 55 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Zeehan (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 202 39.4 172,039 48.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 114 22.2 41,694 11.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 197 38.4 144,719 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 22.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 53 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 39 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Zeehan (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Pre-school 9 4.6 4,217 3.0 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 49 25.1 30,054 21.5 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 20 10.3 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 38 19.5 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 20 10.3 12,869 9.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 3.1 16,530 11.8 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.5 2,865 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 50 25.6 31,624 22.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 195 -- 139,784 -- 6,503,580 --

In Zeehan (State Suburbs) 26.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.4% were in primary school, 19.0% in secondary school and 13.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Australia 638 87.9 414,261 83.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 69 10.2 69,303 14.9 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 31 4.6 26,629 5.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 2.8 18,037 3.9 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 556 82.4 351,939 75.5 10,757,087 53.7

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), 82.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 193 56.3 126,465 54.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 81 23.6 76,384 32.9 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 36 10.5 14,452 6.2 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 33 9.6 14,825 6.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 343 -- 232,126 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 343 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Zeehan (State Suburbs). Of these 56.3% were employed full time, 23.6% were employed part-time and 9.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 30 9.6 27,159 12.5 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 8.3 23,356 10.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 27 8.6 25,868 11.9 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 25 8.0 41,655 19.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 168 53.7 84,811 39.0 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Zeehan (State Suburbs), 9.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Zeehan (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 397 -- 499 -- 577 --
Family 1,220 -- 1,203 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,018 -- 948 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Zeehan (State Suburbs) was $397.

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

Unpaid work Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 397 69.4 289,363 72.1 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 169 29.6 111,822 27.9 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 56 9.8 46,646 11.6 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 113 19.7 78,249 19.5 3,090,874 17.8

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.6% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 94 16.4 80,975 20.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 156 27.2 106,957 26.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 80 14.0 54,796 13.6 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 68 11.9 46,635 11.6 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Zeehan (State Suburbs), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Couple family without children 67 34.7 56,435 42.1 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 95 49.2 53,219 39.7 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 31 16.1 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 Zeehan (State Suburbs), 49.2% were couple families with children, 34.7% were couple families without children and 16.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.4 -- 18.5 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.6 -- 81.5 -- 82.4

In Zeehan (State Suburbs) 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Families without children 2,321 -- 1,771 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,321 -- 1,999 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,321 and those without children was $2,321.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 14.6 18,916 17.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 1.8 5,113 4.7 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 11.6 24,509 22.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 44 26.8 14,195 12.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 7.9 7,386 6.7 251,191 5.4
Both not working 26 15.9 25,360 23.1 899,598 19.2
Other 16 9.8 6,840 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 11.6 7,334 6.7 314,529 6.7

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.6% had both partners employed full-time, 1.8% had both employed part-time and 11.6% 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 Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 294 63.4 192,819 85.6 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 170 36.6 32,494 14.4 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 272 92.8 166,516 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 18 6.1 14,516 7.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.0 1,355 0.7 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Zeehan (State Suburbs), 92.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 693 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 3.1 9,380 4.9 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 37 12.7 39,348 20.4 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 184 63.0 99,420 51.6 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 52 17.8 40,675 21.1 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 3.4 3,310 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 12.7% had 2 bedrooms and 63.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 100 34.1 69,770 36.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 93 31.7 65,922 34.2 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 87 29.7 50,956 26.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.0 1,495 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 10 3.4 4,683 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Zeehan (State Suburbs), 34.1% were owned outright, 31.7% were owned with a mortgage and 29.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Family households 193 66.1 132,582 68.8 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 93 31.8 54,039 28.0 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.1 6,205 3.2 321,007 4.1

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.1% were family households, 31.8% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.1 -- 30.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.7 -- 5.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), 31.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.7% 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 Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Median rent 130 -- 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 Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 720 -- 1,300 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 92.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
None 15 5.1 15,145 7.9 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 127 43.5 68,647 35.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 97 33.2 68,499 35.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 46 15.8 34,946 18.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.4 5,589 2.9 234,292 3.0

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), 43.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% 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 Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 49 -- 19,625 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 53.1 9,629 49.1 270,331 49.3
Female 23 46.9 9,996 50.9 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Zeehan (State Suburbs), there were 49 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 53.1%) were male and 23 (or 46.9%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 941 -- 923 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $941.

Mortgage and rent Zeehan % Tasmania % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 145 -- 190 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 700 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Zeehan (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $145 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $700.

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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