Fenner

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code CED802
People 202,955
Male 49.3%
Female 50.7%
Median age 33
Families 52,256
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 81,794
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $2,041
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,058
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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People

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Demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male 100,046 49.3 195,739 49.3 11,546,638 49.3
Female 102,909 50.7 201,653 50.7 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 3,206 1.6 6,508 1.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 202,955 people in Fenner. Of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

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Age Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median age 33 -- 35 -- 38 --
0-4 years 15,365 7.6 26,795 6.7 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 13,846 6.8 25,451 6.4 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 11,496 5.7 22,235 5.6 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 11,604 5.7 24,507 6.2 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 16,768 8.3 31,430 7.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 17,795 8.8 32,488 8.2 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 19,230 9.5 33,631 8.5 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 17,162 8.5 30,193 7.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 15,161 7.5 28,216 7.1 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 13,211 6.5 26,556 6.7 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 11,035 5.4 24,433 6.1 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 9,896 4.9 22,357 5.6 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 8,563 4.2 19,144 4.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 7,797 3.8 17,285 4.3 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 5,353 2.6 12,168 3.1 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 3,699 1.8 8,519 2.1 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 2,511 1.2 5,839 1.5 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 2,449 1.2 6,158 1.5 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Fenner was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.7% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Married 78,376 48.3 154,584 47.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 3,931 2.4 8,159 2.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 11,927 7.4 25,353 7.9 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 5,490 3.4 12,542 3.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 62,510 38.5 122,279 37.9 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Fenner aged 15 years and over, 48.3% were married and 9.8% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 69,286 47.7 135,703 48.1 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 17,271 11.9 32,501 11.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 58,565 40.4 113,732 40.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Fenner, of people aged 15 years and over, 47.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Preschool 3,373 4.9 5,904 4.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 11,687 17.1 20,728 15.7 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3,898 5.7 8,123 6.2 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 2,005 2.9 3,969 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 7,290 10.6 13,606 10.3 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 2,790 4.1 6,372 4.8 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 1,895 2.8 4,207 3.2 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4,490 6.6 8,163 6.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 18,550 27.1 34,291 26.0 1,160,626 16.1
Other 1,705 2.5 3,165 2.4 198,383 2.8
Not stated 10,768 15.7 23,127 17.6 1,707,023 23.7

In Fenner 33.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.7% were in primary school, 17.5% in secondary school and 33.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 62,309 38.4 119,919 37.1 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 14,942 9.2 29,758 9.2 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 4,895 3.0 9,461 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 12,838 7.9 25,750 8.0 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 28,996 17.9 57,843 17.9 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 4,297 2.6 8,891 2.8 941,531 4.9
Year 10 10,741 6.6 22,621 7.0 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 81 0.0 140 0.0 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 11 0.0 30 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 7,193 4.4 14,566 4.5 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 681 0.4 1,151 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 11,476 7.1 24,951 7.7 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Fenner, 17.9% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 10.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.2% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
English 64,020 22.8 132,031 23.8 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 62,730 22.4 127,285 23.0 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 24,780 8.8 51,611 9.3 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 19,203 6.8 40,160 7.3 2,023,470 6.4
Chinese 14,070 5.0 22,472 4.1 1,213,903 3.9

The most common ancestries in Fenner were English 22.8%, Australian 22.4%, Irish 8.8%, Scottish 6.8% and Chinese 5.0%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Fenner (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 134,188 66.1 270,033 68.0 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 7,850 3.9 11,351 2.9 509,555 2.2
India 6,011 3.0 10,414 2.6 455,389 1.9
England 5,724 2.8 12,757 3.2 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 2,326 1.1 4,734 1.2 518,466 2.2
Vietnam 2,321 1.1 3,338 0.8 219,355 0.9

In Fenner, 66.1% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.9%, India 3.0%, England 2.8%, New Zealand 1.1% and Vietnam 1.1%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 74,160 36.5 133,304 33.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 14,285 7.0 29,113 7.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 11,561 5.7 23,121 5.8 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 91,750 45.2 187,955 47.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Fenner, 45.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 103,619 51.1 211,707 53.3 12,231,150 52.3
England 9,958 4.9 21,368 5.4 1,403,096 6.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 9,879 4.9 14,581 3.7 704,658 3.0
India 8,455 4.2 14,481 3.6 616,939 2.6
Vietnam 3,307 1.6 4,826 1.2 320,208 1.4

In Fenner, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 51.1%, England 4.9%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.9%, India 4.2% and Vietnam 1.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Australia 106,613 52.5 218,199 54.9 12,643,365 54.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 10,020 4.9 14,782 3.7 699,074 3.0
England 8,900 4.4 19,203 4.8 1,302,147 5.6
India 8,337 4.1 14,372 3.6 605,777 2.6
Vietnam 3,493 1.7 5,095 1.3 335,060 1.4

In Fenner, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 52.5%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.9%, England 4.4%, India 4.1% and Vietnam 1.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 75,366 37.1 143,739 36.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 42,028 20.7 88,619 22.3 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 19,897 9.8 42,734 10.8 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 17,675 8.7 36,420 9.2 2,238,735 9.6
Hinduism 6,593 3.2 10,211 2.6 440,300 1.9

The most common responses for religion in Fenner were No Religion, so described 37.1%, Catholic 20.7%, Anglican 9.8%, Not stated 8.7% and Hinduism 3.2%. In Fenner, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (47.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Mandarin 8,299 4.1 12,408 3.1 596,711 2.5
Vietnamese 2,951 1.5 4,216 1.1 277,400 1.2
Hindi 2,368 1.2 3,646 0.9 159,652 0.7
Cantonese 2,328 1.1 3,853 1.0 280,943 1.2
Spanish 1,947 1.0 3,273 0.8 140,817 0.6
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only spoken at home 141,062 69.5 288,986 72.7 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 20,851 27.4 35,846 23.8 1,971,011 22.2

In Fenner 69.5% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 4.1%, Vietnamese 1.5%, Hindi 1.2%, Cantonese 1.1% and Spanish 1.0%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 70,196 63.2 137,058 63.5 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 29,723 26.8 57,064 26.4 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 5,735 5.2 11,506 5.3 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 5,374 4.8 10,205 4.7 787,452 6.9

There were 111,028 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fenner. Of these 63.2% were employed full time, 26.8% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 10,530 10.0 20,602 10.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 8,841 8.4 16,499 8.0 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 10,352 9.8 19,962 9.7 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 25,314 24.0 46,946 22.8 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 44,881 42.5 90,110 43.8 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Fenner, 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Professionals 32,070 30.4 62,716 30.5 2,370,966 22.2
Clerical and Administrative Workers 17,509 16.6 34,668 16.9 1,449,681 13.6
Managers 15,835 15.0 32,776 15.9 1,390,047 13.0
Community and Personal Service Workers 11,663 11.0 21,694 10.6 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 10,546 10.0 19,639 9.6 1,447,414 13.5
Sales Workers 7,447 7.0 13,956 6.8 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 5,702 5.4 10,354 5.0 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 2,275 2.2 4,692 2.3 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Fenner included Professionals 30.4%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.6%, Managers 15.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 10.0%, Sales Workers 7.0%, Labourers 5.4% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.2%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Central Government Administration 18,206 17.2 37,799 18.4 127,598 1.2
Defence 5,053 4.8 10,753 5.2 75,462 0.7
Higher Education 3,821 3.6 6,068 3.0 155,985 1.5
State Government Administration 3,359 3.2 6,303 3.1 158,980 1.5
Computer System Design and Related Services 3,257 3.1 6,009 2.9 162,884 1.5

Of the employed people in Fenner, the most common responses for industry of employment included Central Government Administration 17.2%, Defence 4.8%, Higher Education 3.6%, State Government Administration 3.2% and Computer System Design and Related Services 3.1%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Personal 977 -- 998 -- 662 --
Family 2,384 -- 2,445 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,041 -- 2,070 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fenner was $977.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 67,502 63.9 130,776 63.6 6,574,571 61.5
Bus 7,264 6.9 12,226 5.9 323,201 3.0
Car, as passenger 6,557 6.2 12,320 6.0 489,922 4.6
Bicycle 3,272 3.1 5,366 2.6 107,756 1.0
Walked only 3,069 2.9 9,305 4.5 370,427 3.5
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 8,593 8.1 14,676 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 75,950 71.9 146,503 71.2 7,305,271 68.4

In Fenner, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 63.9%, Bus 6.9%, Car, as passenger 6.2%, Bicycle 3.1% and Walked only 2.9%. On the day, 8.1% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 71.9% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 124,282 76.6 246,674 76.4 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 49,636 30.6 93,275 28.9 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18,005 11.1 36,947 11.4 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 36,576 22.5 75,109 23.3 3,620,726 19.0

In Fenner, of people aged 15 years and over, 76.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.6% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 41,665 25.7 82,490 25.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 51,442 31.7 102,171 31.6 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 19,633 12.1 39,411 12.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 11,538 7.1 22,606 7.0 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fenner, 31.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 19,101 36.6 38,438 37.7 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 25,339 48.5 48,008 47.1 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 6,994 13.4 14,129 13.8 959,543 15.8
Other family 822 1.6 1,461 1.4 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Fenner, 48.5% were couple families with children, 36.6% were couple families without children and 13.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male -- 20.3 -- 20.1 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.7 -- 79.9 -- 81.8

In Fenner, 20.3% of single parents were male and 79.7% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 13,685 30.8 26,341 30.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 1,610 3.6 2,981 3.4 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 9,426 21.2 17,892 20.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 6,113 13.8 11,401 13.2 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 2,041 4.6 4,054 4.7 302,037 6.0
Both not working 6,119 13.8 13,020 15.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 2,830 6.4 5,516 6.4 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 2,614 5.9 5,231 6.1 311,381 6.2

In Fenner, of couple families with children, 30.8% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 21.2% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 72,471 92.8 142,670 91.9 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 5,609 7.2 12,593 8.1 1,039,874 11.2

In Fenner, 92.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Separate house 47,746 65.9 95,520 67.0 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14,755 20.4 25,280 17.7 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 9,785 13.5 21,405 15.0 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 32 0.0 194 0.1 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Fenner, 65.9% were separate houses, 20.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.5% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 100 0.1 301 0.2 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 5,120 7.1 10,198 7.1 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 10,499 14.5 21,301 14.9 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 29,087 40.1 56,674 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 26,310 36.3 51,557 36.1 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 1,351 1.9 2,637 1.8 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.5 -- 2.6 --

In Fenner, of occupied private dwellings 7.1% had 1 bedroom, 14.5% had 2 bedrooms and 40.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Owned outright 17,314 23.9 38,555 27.0 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 28,718 39.6 54,832 38.4 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 24,494 33.8 45,346 31.8 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 424 0.6 952 0.7 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 1,527 2.1 2,984 2.1 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Fenner, 23.9% were owned outright, 39.6% were owned with a mortgage and 33.8% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Family households 51,265 70.7 100,308 70.3 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 16,896 23.3 35,413 24.8 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 4,310 5.9 6,938 4.9 354,917 4.3

In Fenner, of all households, 70.7% were family households, 23.3% were single person households and 5.9% were group households.

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Household income Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 11.7 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 27.0 -- 28.4 -- 16.4

In Fenner, 11.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 27.0% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median rent 380 -- 380 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 91.9 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 8.8 -- 8.1 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 2,058 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 94.5 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.8 -- 5.5 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
None 3,874 5.3 7,832 5.5 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 27,096 37.4 53,025 37.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 28,760 39.7 55,714 39.1 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 10,970 15.1 22,580 15.8 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,779 2.5 3,513 2.5 285,197 3.4

In Fenner, 37.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.1% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 5,491 7.6 11,440 8.0 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 65,485 90.4 128,278 89.9 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 1,498 2.1 2,941 2.1 221,494 2.7

In Fenner, 90.4% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Male 1,600 49.9 3,267 50.2 322,171 49.6
Female 1,608 50.1 3,236 49.8 326,996 50.4
Median age 23 -- 23 -- 23 --

In Fenner, 49.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.1% were female. The median age was 23 years.

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Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,868 -- 1,886 -- 1,203 --

In Fenner, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,868.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Fenner % Fenner Australian Capital Territory % Australian Capital Territory Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 358 -- 360 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,123 -- 2,167 -- 1,660 --

In Fenner, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $358 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,123.

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Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.