2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Statistical Local Areas

Ascot

Code 305031026 (SLA)
People 5,165
Male 2,572
Female 2,593
Median age 38
Families 1,265
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,492
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,706
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $330
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 Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,165 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,572 49.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,593 50.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 35 0.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,165 people in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 225 4.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 278 5.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 296 5.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 307 5.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 391 7.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 466 9.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 377 7.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 361 7.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 433 8.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 376 7.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 405 7.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 312 6.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 282 5.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 207 4.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 135 2.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 130 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 102 2.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 83 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,783 40.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 122 2.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 449 10.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 178 4.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,835 42.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) aged 15 years and over, 40.8% were married and 13.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,607 40.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 453 11.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,916 48.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 60 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 214 13.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 71 4.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 100 6.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 31 2.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 70 4.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 174 11.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 84 5.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 383 24.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 35 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 317 20.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,539 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.1% were in primary school, 17.9% in secondary school and 30.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Ascot % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,753 72.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,293 26.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 383 7.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 280 5.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,898 59.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 59.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ascot % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Ascot % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,004 66.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 766 25.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 133 4.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 135 4.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,038 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,038 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas). Of these 66.0% were employed full time, 25.2% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 268 9.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 261 9.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 233 8.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 437 15.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,569 54.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 911 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,485 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,706 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) was $911.

Travel to work, top responses Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,284 75.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,082 24.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 408 9.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 974 22.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,296 29.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,188 27.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 443 10.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 356 8.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 538 42.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 526 41.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 159 12.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 41 3.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 41.6% were couple families with children, 42.6% were couple families without children and 12.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas) 18.1% of single parents were male and 81.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,410 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,397 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,397 and those without children was $2,410.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 293 27.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 45 4.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 224 21.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 188 17.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 55 5.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 123 11.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 47 4.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 88 8.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), of couple families, 27.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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 Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,175 91.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 198 8.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 91.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 946 43.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 268 12.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 955 43.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 43.5% were separate houses, 12.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 43.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 138 6.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 889 40.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 504 23.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 592 27.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 44 2.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), of occupied private dwellings 6.3% had 1 bedroom, 40.9% had 2 bedrooms and 23.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 577 26.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 596 27.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 935 43.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 56 2.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 26.5% were owned outright, 27.4% were owned with a mortgage and 43.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,255 57.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 754 34.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 166 7.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), of all households, 57.7% were family households, 34.7% were single person households and 7.6% were group households.

Household income Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 16.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.9% 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 Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.7 -- 11.9 -- 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 Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 9.7 -- 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 Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
None 216 9.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 911 41.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 707 32.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 290 13.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 52 2.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), 41.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.3% 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 Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 33 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 17 51.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 48.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), there were 33 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 17 (or 51.5%) were male and 16 (or 48.5%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 533 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $533.

Mortgage and rent Ascot % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ascot (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083.

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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