Westbury (Tas.)

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC60736
People 2,006
Male 48.7%
Female 51.3%
Median age 50
Families 552
Average children per family
for families with children 1.7
for all families 0.5
All private dwellings 964
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $880
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $225
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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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
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Male 977 48.7 249,478 48.9 11,546,638 49.3
Female 1,029 51.3 260,482 51.1 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 51 2.5 23,572 4.6 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 2,006 people in Westbury (Tas.). Of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.5% of the population.

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Age Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median age 50 -- 42 -- 38 --
0-4 years 104 5.2 28,469 5.6 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 122 6.1 31,514 6.2 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 96 4.8 30,219 5.9 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 97 4.8 31,078 6.1 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 90 4.5 29,865 5.9 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 66 3.3 28,703 5.6 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 93 4.6 29,328 5.8 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 84 4.2 28,333 5.6 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 109 5.4 31,495 6.2 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 126 6.3 34,512 6.8 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 174 8.7 35,538 7.0 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 158 7.9 37,378 7.3 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 176 8.8 34,778 6.8 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 188 9.4 32,945 6.5 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 134 6.7 24,434 4.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 79 3.9 17,613 3.5 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 69 3.4 11,994 2.4 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 45 2.2 11,767 2.3 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Westbury (Tas.) was 50 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Married 855 50.6 193,360 46.1 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 68 4.0 14,675 3.5 608,059 3.2
Divorced 175 10.4 43,274 10.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 120 7.1 26,962 6.4 985,204 5.2
Never married 472 27.9 141,488 33.7 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Westbury (Tas.) aged 15 years and over, 50.6% were married and 14.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 762 50.2 167,398 45.8 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 171 11.3 45,527 12.5 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 584 38.5 152,391 41.7 7,024,973 41.9

In Westbury (Tas.), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Preschool 16 3.1 3,736 2.5 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 131 25.1 31,234 21.3 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 26 5.0 8,077 5.5 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 4 0.8 4,467 3.0 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 45 8.6 17,971 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 33 6.3 6,630 4.5 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 14 2.7 4,840 3.3 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 39 7.5 10,630 7.2 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 35 6.7 18,250 12.4 1,160,626 16.1
Other 10 1.9 2,810 1.9 198,383 2.8
Not stated 168 32.2 38,329 26.1 1,707,023 23.7

In Westbury (Tas.) 26.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.0% were in primary school, 16.7% in secondary school and 14.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 223 13.2 67,863 16.2 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 128 7.6 31,487 7.5 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 28 1.7 12,132 2.9 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 242 14.3 62,121 14.8 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 164 9.7 50,460 12.0 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 69 4.1 19,697 4.7 941,531 4.9
Year 10 330 19.5 73,242 17.4 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 3 0.2 384 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 48 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 247 14.6 43,314 10.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 3 0.2 1,641 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 205 12.1 46,190 11.0 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Westbury (Tas.), 9.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 16.0% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
English 954 35.9 227,074 33.3 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 910 34.2 220,382 32.3 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 199 7.5 55,702 8.2 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 170 6.4 47,546 7.0 2,023,470 6.4
German 68 2.6 18,391 2.7 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Westbury (Tas.) were English 35.9%, Australian 34.2%, Irish 7.5%, Scottish 6.4% and German 2.6%.

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 Westbury (Tas.) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Australia 1,581 79.0 411,490 80.7 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 121 6.1 18,776 3.7 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 24 1.2 4,977 1.0 518,466 2.2
Netherlands 22 1.1 2,193 0.4 70,172 0.3
United States of America 14 0.7 1,630 0.3 86,125 0.4
Scotland 13 0.7 2,283 0.4 119,417 0.5

In Westbury (Tas.), 79.0% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 6.1%, New Zealand 1.2%, Netherlands 1.1%, United States of America 0.7% and Scotland 0.7%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 276 13.7 73,757 14.5 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 78 3.9 27,091 5.3 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 85 4.2 18,595 3.6 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,426 70.7 353,447 69.3 11,070,538 47.3

In Westbury (Tas.), 70.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Australia 1,522 76.1 374,705 73.5 12,231,150 52.3
England 151 7.6 28,820 5.7 1,403,096 6.0
Netherlands 40 2.0 5,563 1.1 175,354 0.7
New Zealand 29 1.5 6,786 1.3 617,331 2.6
Scotland 18 0.9 5,174 1.0 276,038 1.2

In Westbury (Tas.), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 76.1%, England 7.6%, Netherlands 2.0%, New Zealand 1.5% and Scotland 0.9%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Australia 1,513 75.7 383,599 75.2 12,643,365 54.0
England 143 7.2 26,528 5.2 1,302,147 5.6
Netherlands 42 2.1 5,021 1.0 152,088 0.6
New Zealand 27 1.4 6,518 1.3 608,329 2.6
Scotland 22 1.1 4,485 0.9 245,915 1.1

In Westbury (Tas.), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 75.7%, England 7.2%, Netherlands 2.1%, New Zealand 1.4% and Scotland 1.1%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 645 31.9 192,515 37.8 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 417 20.7 103,839 20.4 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 310 15.4 79,454 15.6 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 226 11.2 49,690 9.7 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 143 7.1 19,341 3.8 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Westbury (Tas.) were No Religion, so described 31.9%, Anglican 20.7%, Catholic 15.4%, Not stated 11.2% and Uniting Church 7.1%. In Westbury (Tas.), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (62.2%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Hindi 6 0.3 639 0.1 159,652 0.7
Dutch 5 0.3 903 0.2 33,835 0.1
German 3 0.2 1,576 0.3 79,353 0.3
French 3 0.2 820 0.2 70,873 0.3
Mandarin 3 0.2 3,971 0.8 596,711 2.5
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English only spoken at home 1,848 92.4 450,411 88.3 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 24 2.7 13,712 6.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Westbury (Tas.) 92.4% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Hindi 0.3%, Dutch 0.3%, German 0.2%, French 0.2% and Mandarin 0.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 416 49.5 121,822 52.3 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 309 36.7 81,601 35.0 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 52 6.2 13,162 5.7 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 64 7.6 16,365 7.0 787,452 6.9

There were 841 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Westbury (Tas.). Of these 49.5% were employed full time, 36.7% were employed part-time and 7.6% 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
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 107 13.8 28,693 13.2 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 89 11.4 24,125 11.1 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 112 14.4 28,779 13.3 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 138 17.7 42,568 19.7 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 283 36.4 79,249 36.6 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Westbury (Tas.), 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Professionals 131 16.8 40,772 18.8 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 114 14.6 30,243 14.0 1,447,414 13.5
Managers 105 13.4 26,467 12.2 1,390,047 13.0
Labourers 96 12.3 25,183 11.6 1,011,520 9.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 92 11.8 26,754 12.4 1,157,003 10.8
Machinery Operators and Drivers 80 10.2 13,800 6.4 670,106 6.3
Clerical and Administrative Workers 76 9.7 28,194 13.0 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 70 9.0 21,402 9.9 1,000,955 9.4

The most common occupations in Westbury (Tas.) included Professionals 16.8%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.6%, Managers 13.4%, Labourers 12.3%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.8%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 10.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 9.7% and Sales Workers 9.0%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 31 4.7 6,511 3.0 254,275 2.4
Aged Care Residential Services 26 3.9 6,139 2.8 211,621 2.0
Primary Education 25 3.8 5,653 2.6 231,198 2.2
Human Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Product Manufacturing 20 3.0 257 0.1 13,795 0.1
Accommodation 17 2.6 3,856 1.8 113,377 1.1

Of the employed people in Westbury (Tas.), the most common responses for industry of employment included Supermarket and Grocery Stores 4.7%, Aged Care Residential Services 3.9%, Primary Education 3.8%, Human Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Product Manufacturing 3.0% and Accommodation 2.6%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Personal 490 -- 573 -- 662 --
Family 1,157 -- 1,399 -- 1,734 --
Household 880 -- 1,100 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Westbury (Tas.) was $490.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 535 69.1 141,396 65.3 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 61 7.9 10,135 4.7 503,582 4.7
Walked only 35 4.5 10,443 4.8 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 25 3.2 12,541 5.8 489,922 4.6
Truck 13 1.7 1,695 0.8 85,892 0.8
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People who travelled to work by public transport 3 0.4 6,510 3.0 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 565 73.5 156,315 72.2 7,305,271 68.4

In Westbury (Tas.), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 69.1%, Worked at home 7.9%, Walked only 4.5%, Car, as passenger 3.2% and Truck 1.7%. On the day, 0.4% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 73.5% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,177 69.6 295,218 70.3 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 403 23.8 111,542 26.6 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 203 12.0 49,528 11.8 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 406 24.0 89,216 21.3 3,620,726 19.0

In Westbury (Tas.), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.8% 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, 24.0% 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
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 300 17.7 83,591 19.9 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 421 24.8 113,245 27.0 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 251 14.8 55,346 13.2 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 213 12.5 43,040 10.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Westbury (Tas.), 24.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 276 49.6 57,849 43.1 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 195 35.1 51,286 38.2 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 72 12.9 23,423 17.4 959,543 15.8
Other family 13 2.3 1,781 1.3 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Westbury (Tas.), 35.1% were couple families with children, 49.6% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Male -- 23.1 -- 19.4 -- 18.2
Female -- 76.9 -- 80.6 -- 81.8

In Westbury (Tas.), 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% 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
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 60 12.7 18,546 17.0 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 17 3.6 5,538 5.1 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 100 21.1 24,746 22.7 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 60 12.7 12,935 11.9 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 40 8.4 7,876 7.2 302,037 6.0
Both not working 144 30.4 26,810 24.6 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 33 7.0 6,016 5.5 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 20 4.2 6,662 6.1 311,381 6.2

In Westbury (Tas.), of couple families with children, 12.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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

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Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 837 91.8 197,575 86.0 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 75 8.2 32,135 14.0 1,039,874 11.2

In Westbury (Tas.), 91.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Separate house 817 97.6 172,998 87.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 14 1.7 11,376 5.8 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 11,267 5.7 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 6 0.7 1,202 0.6 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Westbury (Tas.), 97.6% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.6 772 0.4 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 29 3.4 9,381 4.7 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 180 21.3 40,523 20.5 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 424 50.2 99,381 50.3 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 185 21.9 42,983 21.8 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 2.5 4,535 2.3 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.3 -- 2.6 --

In Westbury (Tas.), of occupied private dwellings 3.4% had 1 bedroom, 21.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Owned outright 368 44.0 70,444 35.7 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 259 31.0 66,218 33.5 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 183 21.9 54,034 27.3 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3 0.4 1,676 0.8 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 23 2.8 5,201 2.6 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Westbury (Tas.), 44.0% were owned outright, 31.0% were owned with a mortgage and 21.9% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Family households 553 65.7 132,574 67.1 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 269 31.9 58,517 29.6 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 20 2.4 6,492 3.3 354,917 4.3

In Westbury (Tas.), of all households, 65.7% were family households, 31.9% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

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Household income Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 31.5 -- 26.3 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.6 -- 8.3 -- 16.4

In Westbury (Tas.), 31.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 4.6% 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 Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median rent 225 -- 230 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 89.8 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 10.5 -- 10.2 -- 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 Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,300 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.7 -- 94.9 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.3 -- 5.1 -- 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 Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
None 34 4.0 13,694 6.9 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 274 32.5 69,261 35.1 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 303 35.9 69,092 35.0 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 194 23.0 38,398 19.4 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 38 4.5 7,139 3.6 285,197 3.4

In Westbury (Tas.), 32.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.0% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 204 24.3 38,482 19.5 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 618 73.6 154,061 78.0 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 18 2.1 5,032 2.5 221,494 2.7

In Westbury (Tas.), 73.6% 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.
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Male 21 44.7 11,578 49.1 322,171 49.6
Female 26 55.3 11,993 50.9 326,996 50.4
Median age 18 -- 24 -- 23 --

In Westbury (Tas.), 44.7% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 55.3% were female. The median age was 18 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
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.9 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,125 -- 1,079 -- 1,203 --

In Westbury (Tas.), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Westbury (Tas.) % Westbury (Tas.) Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 285 -- 220 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,100 -- 1,300 -- 1,660 --

In Westbury (Tas.), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $285 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,100.

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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.