2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Victoria | Statistical Area Level 2

Queenscliff

Code 203031052 (SA2)
People 4,072
Male 1,928
Female 2,144
Median age 54
Families 1,094
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,477
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,012
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $249
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Total 4,072 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,928 47.3 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,144 52.7 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 0.3 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,072 people in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 182 4.5 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 195 4.8 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 234 5.7 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 177 4.3 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 2.6 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 116 2.8 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 113 2.8 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 187 4.6 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 231 5.7 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 246 6.0 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 255 6.3 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 328 8.1 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 383 9.4 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 378 9.3 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 295 7.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 245 6.0 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 224 5.5 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 177 4.3 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 54 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) was 54 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 32.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,039 58.9 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 88 2.5 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 293 8.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 340 9.8 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 703 20.3 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) aged 15 years and over, 58.9% were married and 11.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 62 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) was 62 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,699 58.3 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 194 6.7 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,020 35.0 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 53 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) was 61 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 62 6.2 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 159 16.0 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 82 8.3 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 25 2.5 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 78 7.9 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 71 7.2 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 83 8.4 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 58 5.8 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 106 10.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 21 2.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 248 25.0 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 993 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) 24.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.7% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 16.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 3,435 84.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 481 12.6 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 305 8.0 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 171 4.5 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,867 75.0 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 75.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 830 50.4 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 646 39.2 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 105 6.4 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 67 4.1 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,648 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,648 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2). Of these 50.4% were employed full time, 39.2% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 248 15.7 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 190 12.0 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 206 13.0 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 195 12.3 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 639 40.4 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 15.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 563 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,379 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,012 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) was $563.

Travel to work, top responses Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,649 76.5 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 902 26.0 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 500 14.4 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,217 35.1 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.0% provided care for children and 14.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 35.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 622 18.0 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 976 28.2 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 606 17.5 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 448 12.9 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 597 54.6 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 370 33.9 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 116 10.6 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 33.9% were couple families with children, 54.6% were couple families without children and 10.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.2 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.8 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2) 20.2% of single parents were male and 79.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,016 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,196 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,196 and those without children was $2,016.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 124 12.8 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 61 6.3 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 179 18.5 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 99 10.2 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 72 7.4 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 336 34.6 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 43 4.4 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 56 5.8 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), of couple families, 12.8% had both partners employed full-time, 6.3% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,643 49.0 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,712 51.0 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 49.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 51.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,473 89.7 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 120 7.3 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 34 2.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 16 1.0 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 89.7% were separate houses, 7.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 50 3.0 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 271 16.5 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 865 52.6 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 438 26.6 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 1.2 35,543 1.8 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.5% had 2 bedrooms and 52.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 908 55.3 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 349 21.3 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 342 20.8 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.3 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 37 2.3 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 55.3% were owned outright, 21.3% were owned with a mortgage and 20.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 1,087 66.2 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 530 32.3 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 25 1.5 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), of all households, 66.2% were family households, 32.3% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.2 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.6 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 28.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.6% 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 Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 249 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 9.1 -- 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 Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 10.1 -- 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 Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
None 75 4.6 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 685 41.7 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 646 39.3 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 193 11.7 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 44 2.7 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.7% 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 Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 13 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 30.8 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 9 69.2 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), there were 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 30.8%) were male and 9 (or 69.2%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Queenscliff % Victoria % 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 1,125 -- 962 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), 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 $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Queenscliff % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 430 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,500 -- 1,647 --

In Queenscliff (Statistical Area Level 2), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $430 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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