2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | New South Wales | State Suburbs

Queenscliff

Code SSC11829 (SSC)
People 3,049
Male 1,583
Female 1,466
Median age 33
Australian citizenship 2,236
People born overseas 878
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49
Families 773
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,657
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,603
Median monthly mortgage repayment $2,167
Median weekly rent $340
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Queenscliff % Australia %
Total 3,049 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 1,583 51.9 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,466 48.1 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.2 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 3,049 people were usually resident in Queenscliff (State Suburbs): of these 51.9% were male and 48.1% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Queenscliff % Australia %
People
0-4 years 174 5.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 164 5.4 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 315 10.3 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 1,891 62.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 248 8.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 256 8.4 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 33 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 11.1% of people usually resident in Queenscliff (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 16.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 33 years.

Selected characteristics Queenscliff % Australia %
Australian citizenship 2,236 73.3 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 878 28.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 49 1.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 73.3% of people usually resident in Queenscliff (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 28.8% were born overseas and 1.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Queenscliff % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 902 33.3 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 340 12.5 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 78 2.9 936,813 5.9
Never married 1,391 51.3 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 33.3% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Queenscliff (State Suburbs) were married, 12.5% were either separated or divorced, 2.9% were widowed and 51.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Queenscliff % Australia %
Australia 1,829 60.0 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Queenscliff % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Queenscliff % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Queenscliff % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,477 73.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 399 19.9 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 54 2.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 31 1.5 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 41 2.0 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 447 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 2,002 -- 9,607,987 --
 
View labour force information

During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 2,002 people aged 15 years and over in Queenscliff (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 73.8% worked full-time, 19.9% worked part-time, 2.7% were away from work, 1.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.0% were unemployed. 447 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Queenscliff % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Queenscliff % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Queenscliff % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 891 -- 466 --
Family 2,002 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,603 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Queenscliff (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $891, the median family income was $2,002 and the median household income was $1,603.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Queenscliff % Australia %
Couple family without children 447 57.8 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 210 27.2 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 90 11.6 823,254 15.8
Other family 26 3.4 89,686 1.7
Total families 773 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 773 families in Queenscliff (State Suburbs): of these 57.8% were couple families without children, 27.2% were couple families with children, 11.6% were one parent families and 3.4% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Queenscliff % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,477 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,657 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,477 occupied private dwellings were counted in Queenscliff (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Queenscliff % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 241 16.3 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 25 1.7 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 1,208 81.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 3 0.2 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Queenscliff (State Suburbs), 16.3% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 81.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Queenscliff % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 273 18.5 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 408 27.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 647 43.8 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 5 0.3 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 144 9.7 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Queenscliff (State Suburbs), 18.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.6% were owned with a mortgage and 43.8% were rented.

Landlord type Queenscliff % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 509 78.7 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 126 19.5 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 11 1.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Queenscliff (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 78.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 19.5% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Queenscliff % Australia %
Median weekly rent 340 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 2,167 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Queenscliff (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $340. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167. The average people per household was 2.1 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.2.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Queenscliff % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 767 51.9 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 431 29.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 144 9.7 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Queenscliff (State Suburbs), 51.9% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 29.2% were single (or lone) person households and 9.7% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Back to Top