Launceston

Latest release
2021 Census All persons QuickStats
Area code 60201
People 87,345
Male 48.5%
Female 51.5%
Median age 39
Families 23,019
Average number of children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.6
All private dwellings 38,645
Average number of people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,346
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent (b) $280
Average number of motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.
(b) For 2021, median weekly rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free.

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People and population

People
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Male 42,323 48.5 273,765 49.1 12,545,154 49.3
Female 45,021 51.5 283,804 50.9 12,877,635 50.7

More information on Sex (SEXP), Place of usual residence (PURP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Indigenous status
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander 3,303 3.8 30,186 5.4 812,728 3.2
Non-Indigenous 80,586 92.3 501,521 89.9 23,375,949 91.9
Indigenous status not stated 3,457 4.0 25,851 4.6 1,234,112 4.9

More information on Indigenous status (INGP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Age
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median age 39 N/A 42 N/A 38 N/A
0-4 years 4,599 5.3 28,277 5.1 1,463,817 5.8
5-9 years 5,036 5.8 31,150 5.6 1,586,138 6.2
10-14 years 5,230 6.0 33,212 6.0 1,588,051 6.2
15-19 years 5,032 5.8 30,065 5.4 1,457,812 5.7
20-24 years 5,698 6.5 31,024 5.6 1,579,539 6.2
25-29 years 6,925 7.9 38,756 7.0 1,771,676 7.0
30-34 years 6,108 7.0 37,908 6.8 1,853,085 7.3
35-39 years 5,467 6.3 34,708 6.2 1,838,822 7.2
40-44 years 5,058 5.8 31,246 5.6 1,648,843 6.5
45-49 years 5,256 6.0 33,228 6.0 1,635,963 6.4
50-54 years 5,497 6.3 35,976 6.5 1,610,944 6.3
55-59 years 5,172 5.9 36,993 6.6 1,541,911 6.1
60-64 years 5,081 5.8 38,395 6.9 1,468,097 5.8
65-69 years 4,695 5.4 35,137 6.3 1,298,460 5.1
70-74 years 4,394 5.0 31,856 5.7 1,160,768 4.6
75-79 years 3,357 3.8 22,029 4.0 821,920 3.2
80-84 years 2,363 2.7 14,617 2.6 554,598 2.2
85 years and over 2,357 2.7 12,995 2.3 542,342 2.1

More information on Age (AGEP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Married 31,083 42.9 206,403 44.4 9,665,708 46.5
Separated 2,366 3.3 15,471 3.3 674,590 3.2
Divorced 7,156 9.9 47,755 10.3 1,831,952 8.8
Widowed 4,529 6.2 27,690 6.0 1,029,142 5.0
Never married 27,354 37.7 167,621 36.1 7,583,393 36.5

Note: In December 2017, amendments to the Marriage Act 1961 came into effect enabling marriage equality for all couples. For 2021, registered marriages include all couples.

More information on Registered marital status (MSTP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over, usually resident and present in the household on Census night
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Registered marriage (a) 27,837 42.7 184,393 44.3 8,747,137 46.6
De facto marriage (b) 7,980 12.2 56,121 13.5 2,168,347 11.5
Not married 29,329 45.0 175,695 42.2 7,863,322 41.9

(a) In December 2017, amendments to the Marriage Act 1961 came into effect enabling marriage equality for all couples. For 2021, registered marriages include all couples.
(b) De facto marriage is when two people live together as partners who are not in a registered marriage. It includes people who report de facto, partner, common law husband/wife/spouse, lover, girlfriend or boyfriend.

More information on Social marital status (MDCP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Education

Type of educational institution attending
People attending an educational institution
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Preschool 1,095 4.4 6,495 4.2 484,185 6.3
Primary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Primary - Government 5,179 20.9 32,003 20.8 1,421,300 18.5
Primary - Catholic 1,151 4.7 8,393 5.4 396,758 5.2
Primary - other non-Government 982 4.0 4,774 3.1 254,043 3.3
Primary total (a) 7,323 29.6 45,209 29.3 2,075,224 27.0
Secondary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Secondary - Government 3,200 12.9 19,566 12.7 934,138 12.2
Secondary - Catholic 1,040 4.2 7,112 4.6 371,022 4.8
Secondary - other non-Government 1,119 4.5 5,449 3.5 322,314 4.2
Secondary total (b) 5,356 21.6 32,170 20.9 1,629,624 21.2
Tertiary  null  null  null  null  null  null
Tertiary - Vocational education (including TAFE and private training providers) 2,334 9.4 14,763 9.6 601,901 7.8
Tertiary - University or other higher education 3,595 14.5 19,814 12.8 1,185,450 15.4
Tertiary total (c) 5,936 24.0 34,622 22.5 1,789,994 23.3
Other 889 3.6 4,810 3.1 242,821 3.2
Not stated 4,137 16.7 30,895 20.0 1,456,618 19.0

(a) Includes Primary - not further defined.
(b) Includes Secondary - not further defined.
(c) Includes Tertiary - not further defined.

More information on Type of educational institution attending (TYPP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Cultural diversity

Ancestry, top responses
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
English 37,898 43.4 243,587 43.7 8,385,928 33.0
Australian 35,480 40.6 225,198 40.4 7,596,753 29.9
Irish 8,302 9.5 56,619 10.2 2,410,833 9.5
Scottish 8,213 9.4 52,604 9.4 2,176,777 8.6
Australian Aboriginal 3,079 3.5 26,926 4.8 741,307 2.9

Note 1: 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 sum of all ancestry responses for an area will not equal the total number of people in the area.

Note 2: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of the number of people in the area (including those who did not state an ancestry). In 2016 QuickStats percentages were based on total number of responses and will not be comparable to this table.

More information on Ancestry multi response (ANCP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth, top responses
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Australia 69,204 79.2 440,809 79.1 17,019,815 66.9
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 2,537 2.9 19,283 3.5 927,490 3.6
Nepal 1,411 1.6 6,219 1.1 122,506 0.5
India 1,297 1.5 6,137 1.1 673,352 2.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 777 0.9 6,830 1.2 549,618 2.2
New Zealand 669 0.8 5,483 1.0 530,492 2.1

More information on Country of birth of person (BPLP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of parents
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 16,700 19.1 101,972 18.3 9,321,603 36.7
Father only born overseas 4,890 5.6 30,769 5.5 1,670,476 6.6
Mother only born overseas 3,542 4.1 21,714 3.9 1,257,942 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 57,952 66.3 371,533 66.6 11,663,577 45.9
Not stated 4,264 4.9 31,575 5.7 1,509,188 5.9

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for mother/father if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of parents (BPPP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Country of birth of father, top stated responses
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Australia 61,706 70.6 394,752 70.8 12,959,282 51.0
England 4,863 5.6 33,809 6.1 1,626,778 6.4
India 1,539 1.8 7,562 1.4 935,066 3.7
Nepal 1,261 1.4 6,332 1.1 140,364 0.6
Netherlands 1,110 1.3 5,870 1.1 177,340 0.7

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for father if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of father (BPMP)
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Country of birth of mother, top stated responses
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Australia 63,097 72.2 404,076 72.5 13,383,605 52.6
England 4,346 5.0 30,581 5.5 1,488,479 5.9
India 1,527 1.7 7,496 1.3 917,541 3.6
Nepal 1,305 1.5 6,385 1.1 139,489 0.5
Netherlands 971 1.1 5,259 0.9 152,483 0.6

Note: For the 2021 Census, guidance was provided to respondents on how to answer for mother if their birth parent is unknown or they have same-sex parents.

More information on Country of birth of mother (BPFP)
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Religious affiliation, top responses
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 41,842 47.9 276,330 49.6 9,767,448 38.4
Anglican 12,059 13.8 80,380 14.4 2,496,273 9.8
Catholic 10,570 12.1 71,045 12.7 5,075,907 20.0
Not stated 5,014 5.7 37,450 6.7 1,751,052 6.9
Christian, nfd 2,828 3.2 13,986 2.5 688,440 2.7

Note: 'No Religion, so described' does not include those who reported Secular and Other Spiritual Beliefs such as Atheism, Agnosticism and Own Spiritual Beliefs.

In Launceston, Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation was the largest broad group religious group reported overall (51.3%) (excludes Not stated). The broad group level is the highest and most general level of the Australian Standard Classification of Religious Groups, 2016.

Note: 'Secular Beliefs and Other Spiritual Beliefs and No Religious Affiliation', comprises entities which are identifiable and useful groupings which, while not satisfying the criteria of a religion, are necessary to enable the capture of the full range of responses to questions on religious affiliation.

More information on Religious affiliation (RELP)
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Language used at home, top responses (other than English)
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Nepali 1,992 2.3 7,248 1.3 133,068 0.5
Mandarin 1,039 1.2 8,129 1.5 685,274 2.7
Punjabi 477 0.5 2,556 0.5 239,033 0.9
Urdu 306 0.4 1,492 0.3 111,873 0.4
Vietnamese 247 0.3 1,467 0.3 320,758 1.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only used at home 74,371 85.1 479,875 86.1 18,303,662 72.0
Households where a non-English language is used 3,561 10.3 20,434 9.4 2,295,688 24.8

More information on Language used at home (LANP)
Languages used at home data is based on place of usual residence
Households where a non-English language is used, is based on place of enumeration

Income and work

Median weekly incomes (a)
People aged 15 years and over
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Personal (b) $711 N/A $701 N/A $805 N/A
Family (c) $1,737 N/A $1,720 N/A $2,120 N/A
Household (d) $1,346 N/A $1,358 N/A $1,746 N/A

(a) Incomes are collected in ranges. The medians are then calculated using information from the Survey of Income and Housing.
(b) Excludes people aged 15 years and over who did not state their income.
(c) Excludes families where at least one family member aged 15 years and over did not state their income.
(d) Excludes households where at least one household member aged 15 years and over did not state their income.

More information on Total personal income (INCP), Total family income (FINF), Total household income (HIND)
Personal income data is based on place of usual residence
Family and household income data is based on place of enumeration

Unpaid work and care

Unpaid work and care
People aged 15 years and over
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (week before Census Night) 48,928 67.5 323,348 69.5 14,077,657 67.7
Provided unpaid care for child/children (during two weeks before Census Night) 18,704 25.8 119,193 25.6 5,471,756 26.3
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability, health condition or due to old age (during two weeks before Census Night) 8,871 12.2 59,864 12.9 2,476,681 11.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 11,914 16.4 83,646 18.0 2,933,646 14.1

More information on Unpaid domestic work (DOMP), Unpaid child care (CHCAREP), Unpaid assistance to a person with a disability, health condition, or due to old age (UNCAREP), Voluntary work for an organisation or group (VOLWP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours 14,305 19.7 90,453 19.5 4,117,135 19.8
5 to 14 hours 20,133 27.8 130,852 28.1 5,663,904 27.3
15 to 29 hours 8,649 11.9 60,147 12.9 2,511,024 12.1
30 hours or more 5,836 8.1 41,900 9.0 1,785,591 8.6

Note: Measures the time spent during the week before the Census doing domestic work without pay for themselves and their household.

More information on Unpaid domestic work: number of hours (DOMP)
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Health

Type of long-term health condition
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Arthritis 10,062 11.5 68,070 12.2 2,150,396 8.5
Asthma 8,646 9.9 52,171 9.4 2,068,020 8.1
Cancer (including remission) 2,784 3.2 19,104 3.4 732,152 2.9
Dementia (including Alzheimer's) 781 0.9 4,395 0.8 189,162 0.7
Diabetes (excluding gestational diabetes) 4,393 5.0 28,394 5.1 1,198,721 4.7
Heart disease (including heart attack or angina) 3,755 4.3 25,185 4.5 999,096 3.9
Kidney disease 1,015 1.2 6,326 1.1 231,777 0.9
Lung condition (including COPD or emphysema) 2,245 2.6 14,027 2.5 441,109 1.7
Mental health condition (including depression or anxiety) 10,191 11.7 63,861 11.5 2,231,543 8.8
Stroke 1,178 1.3 6,836 1.2 234,609 0.9
Any other long-term health condition(s) 7,753 8.9 49,458 8.9 2,041,929 8.0
No long-term health condition(s) 48,367 55.4 305,093 54.7 15,292,718 60.2
Not stated 6,407 7.3 43,649 7.8 2,066,251 8.1

Note 1: Respondents had the option of reporting multiple long-term health conditions. Therefore, the sum of all long-term health condition responses for an area will not equal the total number of people in the area.

Note 2: Calculated percentages represent a proportion of the number of people in the area (including those who did not answer the long-term health conditions question).

More information on Type of long-term health condition (LTHP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Count of selected long-term health conditions
All people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
None of the selected conditions 51,731 59.2 326,646 58.6 16,302,537 64.1
One condition 18,957 21.7 121,261 21.7 4,791,516 18.8
Two conditions 6,607 7.6 42,817 7.7 1,490,344 5.9
Three or more conditions 3,645 4.2 23,200 4.2 772,142 3.0
Not stated 6,407 7.3 43,649 7.8 2,066,251 8.1

Note: Selected long-term health conditions include arthritis, asthma, cancer (including remission), dementia (including Alzheimer's), diabetes (excluding gestational diabetes), heart disease (including heart attack or angina), kidney disease, lung condition (including COPD or emphysema), mental health condition (including depression or anxiety) and stroke. Other long-term health conditions are not included in this count.

More information on Count of selected long-term health conditions (CLTHP)
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Australian Defence Force service

Australian Defence Force Service
People aged 15 years and over
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Currently serving 138 0.2 958 0.2 84,865 0.4
Previously served (and not currently serving) 2,395 3.3 17,515 3.8 496,276 2.4
Has never served 66,411 91.6 421,126 90.6 18,954,152 91.2
Not stated 3,534 4.9 25,336 5.4 1,249,493 6.0

Note: Australian Defence Force Service includes service in the Regular and/or Reserves service. Includes Royal Australian Navy, Australian Army, Royal Australian Air Force, Second Australian Imperial Force, National Service and NORFORCE. Excludes service for non-Australian defence forces.

More information on Australian Defence Force service (ADFP)
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Families

Family composition
People aged 15 years and over
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 9,554 41.5 67,011 44.5 2,608,834 38.8
Couple family with children 8,653 37.6 55,446 36.8 2,944,140 43.7
One parent family 4,431 19.2 25,988 17.3 1,068,268 15.9
Other family 381 1.7 2,122 1.4 108,941 1.6

More information on Family composition (FMCF)
Table based on place of enumeration

Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Male N/A 19.0 N/A 21.3 N/A 19.6
Female N/A 81.0 N/A 78.8 N/A 80.4

More information on Sex of lone parent (SLPP)
Table based on place of enumeration

Dwellings

Dwelling count
Private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 34,665 92.9 218,412 88.2 9,275,217 89.9
Unoccupied private dwellings 2,638 7.1 29,185 11.8 1,043,776 10.1

More information on Dwelling type (DWTD)
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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Separate house 28,402 81.9 191,561 87.7 6,710,582 72.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3,193 9.2 13,402 6.1 1,168,860 12.6
Flat or apartment 2,878 8.3 11,575 5.3 1,319,095 14.2
Other dwelling 126 0.4 1,389 0.6 54,711 0.6

More information on Dwelling structure (STRD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
None (includes studio apartments or bedsitters) 80 0.2 1,010 0.5 44,864 0.5
1 bedroom 1,686 4.9 10,361 4.7 488,681 5.3
2 bedrooms 7,633 22.0 44,713 20.5 1,768,530 19.1
3 bedrooms 16,674 48.1 108,405 49.6 3,617,803 39.0
4 or more bedrooms 7,974 23.0 50,573 23.2 3,224,351 34.8
Number of bedrooms not stated 619 1.8 3,355 1.5 130,989 1.4
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 N/A 3 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per household 2.3 N/A 2.4 N/A 2.5 N/A

More information on Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD), Number of persons usually resident in dwelling (NPRD)
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Number of registered motor vehicles
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
None 2,476 7.1 13,015 6.0 673,969 7.3
1 motor vehicle 12,957 37.4 75,697 34.7 3,353,737 36.2
2 motor vehicles 11,951 34.5 77,289 35.4 3,366,738 36.3
3 or more vehicles 6,641 19.2 49,047 22.5 1,745,924 18.8
Number of motor vehicles not stated 635 1.8 3,365 1.5 134,848 1.5

Note: Motor vehicles excludes motorbikes, motor scooters and heavy motor vehicles.

More information on Number of registered motor vehicles (VEHD)
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Housing

Household composition
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Family households 22,607 65.2 147,619 67.6 6,542,648 70.5
Single (or lone) person households 10,677 30.8 63,360 29.0 2,370,742 25.6
Group households 1,375 4.0 7,429 3.4 361,822 3.9

More information on Household composition (HHCD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Tenure type
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Owned outright 11,328 32.7 81,042 37.1 2,872,331 31.0
Owned with a mortgage (a) 11,022 31.8 72,157 33.0 3,242,449 35.0
Rented (b) 11,157 32.2 57,762 26.4 2,842,378 30.6
Other tenure type (c) 524 1.5 4,045 1.9 181,518 2.0
Tenure type not stated 623 1.8 3,403 1.6 136,538 1.5

(a) Includes dwellings purchased under a shared equity scheme.
(b) Excludes dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.
(c) Comprises dwellings occupied rent free, occupied under a life tenure scheme and other tenure type.

More information on Tenure type (TEND)
Table based on place of enumeration

Household income
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households)
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Less than $650 total household weekly income (a) N/A 21.0 N/A 21.1 N/A 16.5
More than $3,000 total household weekly income (a) N/A 14.8 N/A 15.0 N/A 24.3

(a) Percentages (%) exclude dwellings with 'Partial income stated' or 'All incomes not stated.'

More information on Total household income (weekly) (HIND)
Table based on place of enumeration

Rent weekly payments
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) being rented
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median rent (a) 280 N/A 290 N/A 375 N/A
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Renter households where rent payments are less than or equal to 30% of household income (b) 6,583 59.0 32,577 56.4 1,667,080 58.7
Renter households with rent payments greater than 30% of household income (b) 3,648 32.7 19,730 34.2 915,317 32.2
Unable to determine (c) 927 8.3 5,459 9.5 259,992 9.1

(a) Median rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.
(b) This is not comparable with historical QuickStats, as applicable households included in this calculation have changed. For details on how Household income is derived please refer to RAID.
(c) Unable to determine includes those households in which income and/or housing costs were not, or were only partially stated, by persons in the household.

More information on Rent payments (weekly) (RNTD), Rent affordability indicator (RAID)
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Mortgage monthly repayments
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) owned with a mortgage or purchased under a shared equity scheme
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 N/A 1,313 N/A 1,863 N/A
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Owner with mortgage households where mortgage repayments are less than or equal to 30% of household income (a) 8,920 80.9 56,682 78.6 2,398,902 74.0
Owner with mortgage households with mortgage repayments greater than 30% of household income (a) 961 8.7 7,311 10.1 468,817 14.5
Unable to determine (b) 1,144 10.4 8,167 11.3 374,734 11.6

(a) This is not comparable with historical QuickStats, as applicable households included in this calculation have changed. For details on how Household income is derived please refer to MAID.
(b) Unable to determine includes those households in which income and/or housing costs were not, or were only partially stated, by persons in the household.

More information on Mortgage repayments (monthly) (MRED), Mortgage affordability indicator (MAID)
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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples

People characteristics
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Male 1,579 47.8 14,761 48.9 403,709 49.7
Female 1,726 52.2 15,425 51.1 409,025 50.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Median age 24 N/A 25 N/A 24 N/A

More information on Sex (SEXP), Indigenous status (INGP)
Table based on place of usual residence

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.8 N/A 2.9 N/A 3.1 N/A
Average number of people per bedroom 1 N/A 1 N/A 1 N/A
Median weekly household income (a) 1,276 N/A 1,370 N/A 1,507 N/A

(a) Excludes households where at least one person aged 15 years and over in the household did not state their income.

More information on Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD), Household composition (HHCD), Total household income (HIND), Indigenous household indicator (INGDWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings (excl. visitor only and other non-classifiable households) where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Launceston % Launceston Tasmania % Tasmania Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent (a) 264 N/A 265 N/A 300 N/A
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 N/A 1,300 N/A 1,721 N/A

(a) Median rent calculations exclude dwellings being occupied rent-free, this is not comparable to 2016 QuickStats data.

More information on Rent weekly payments (RNTD), Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED), Indigenous household indicator (INGDWTD)
Table based on place of enumeration

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