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Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Queenscliffe (B)

Code LGA26080 (LGA)
People 3,000
Male 1,423
Female 1,577
Median age 55
Families 783
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,767
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $1,022
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $220
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 Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Total 3,000 -- 5,354,042 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,423 47.4 2,632,619 49.2 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,577 52.6 2,721,423 50.8 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.5 37,990 0.7 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,000 people in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

Age Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People
0-4 years 121 4.0 344,733 6.4 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 133 4.4 326,121 6.1 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 173 5.8 327,939 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 133 4.4 345,339 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 81 2.7 375,108 7.0 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 80 2.7 388,669 7.3 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 79 2.6 372,214 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 134 4.5 383,415 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 163 5.4 391,197 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 191 6.4 372,367 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 196 6.5 354,110 6.6 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 222 7.4 317,438 5.9 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 284 9.5 293,812 5.5 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 269 9.0 224,911 4.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 216 7.2 177,316 3.3 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 194 6.5 140,338 2.6 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 178 5.9 114,020 2.1 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 152 5.1 104,995 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 55 -- 37 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 33.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,483 57.7 2,136,928 49.1 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 69 2.7 125,441 2.9 529,280 3.0
Divorced 219 8.5 339,497 7.8 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 271 10.5 242,620 5.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 527 20.5 1,510,759 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 57.7% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 62 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) was 62 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,221 57.5 1,948,522 49.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 128 6.0 341,315 8.7 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 774 36.5 1,653,820 41.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 35 -- 35 --
Not married 58 -- 32 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) was 61 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Pre-school 43 5.9 89,819 5.6 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 107 14.7 271,996 16.8 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 57 7.8 93,173 5.8 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 16 2.2 45,848 2.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 61 8.4 193,776 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 44 6.0 82,226 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 71 9.7 69,464 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 38 5.2 117,953 7.3 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 85 11.7 246,550 15.2 932,524 14.3
Other 15 2.1 50,269 3.1 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 192 26.3 356,483 22.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 729 -- 1,617,557 -- 6,503,580 --

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) 24.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.7% were in primary school, 24.0% in secondary school and 16.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Australia 2,528 84.3 3,670,933 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 334 11.9 1,911,658 38.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 227 8.1 343,515 6.9 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 122 4.4 230,297 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,121 75.6 2,528,189 50.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 75.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 611 50.6 1,583,266 59.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 456 37.8 791,836 29.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 86 7.1 155,530 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 54 4.5 144,844 5.4 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,207 -- 2,675,476 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,207 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas). Of these 50.6% were employed full time, 37.8% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 184 15.9 289,746 11.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 129 11.2 245,456 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 144 12.5 256,634 10.1 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 144 12.5 445,919 17.6 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 470 40.7 1,137,351 44.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 15.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Queenscliffe (B) % 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 Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 576 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,422 -- 1,460 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,022 -- 1,216 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) was $576.

Travel to work, top responses Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,930 75.1 3,017,919 69.3 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 613 23.8 1,187,433 27.3 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 342 13.3 490,097 11.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 925 36.0 772,444 17.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.8% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 36.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 456 17.8 1,007,118 23.1 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 708 27.6 1,085,136 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 452 17.6 501,575 11.5 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 315 12.3 424,094 9.7 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 27.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Couple family without children 432 55.2 518,535 36.7 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 264 33.7 651,071 46.0 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 80 10.2 218,930 15.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 0.9 26,027 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 33.7% were couple families with children, 55.2% were couple families without children and 10.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.8 -- 17.2 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.2 -- 82.8 -- 82.4

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas) 19.8% of single parents were male and 80.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Families without children 2,073 -- 2,046 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,224 -- 2,242 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,224 and those without children was $2,073.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 95 13.7 245,136 21.0 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 40 5.8 44,125 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 132 19.0 262,686 22.5 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 62 8.9 191,291 16.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 6.9 64,087 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 238 34.3 222,472 19.0 899,598 19.2
Other 36 5.2 71,967 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 43 6.2 67,841 5.8 314,529 6.7

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 13.7% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 19.0% 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 Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,215 45.6 1,944,690 88.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,452 54.4 246,742 11.3 934,470 10.7

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 45.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 54.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,083 89.0 1,495,970 76.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 97 8.0 185,737 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 26 2.1 250,493 12.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.9 11,692 0.6 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 89.0% were separate houses, 8.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,768 0.5 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 42 3.5 89,807 4.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 221 18.2 370,995 19.1 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 624 51.4 917,911 47.2 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 314 25.8 521,664 26.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 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 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 18.2% had 2 bedrooms and 51.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 675 55.5 665,416 34.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 230 18.9 697,533 35.9 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 279 22.9 515,586 26.5 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 14,619 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 30 2.5 51,535 2.7 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 55.5% were owned outright, 18.9% were owned with a mortgage and 22.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Family households 777 63.9 1,385,188 71.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 422 34.7 476,869 24.5 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 1.4 82,630 4.2 321,007 4.1

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 63.9% were family households, 34.7% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 28.9 -- 23.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.2 -- 10.4 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 28.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.2% 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 Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 277 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 90.9 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,700 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.5 -- 89.9 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.5 -- 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 Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
None 62 5.1 164,030 8.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 537 44.2 673,937 34.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 451 37.1 720,287 37.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 128 10.5 327,268 16.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 38 3.1 59,167 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), 44.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.5% 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 Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 37,990 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 47.1 18,675 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 9 52.9 19,315 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 47.1%) were male and 9 (or 52.9%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Queenscliffe (B) % Victoria % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 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 Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

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

In Queenscliffe (B) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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