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Yowie Bay

Code SSC12624 (SSC)
People 3,167
Male 1,559
Female 1,608
Median age 43
Families 898
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,149
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $2,009
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,539
Median weekly rent $550
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,167 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,559 49.2 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,608 50.8 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.4 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,167 people in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 157 5.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 226 7.1 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 250 7.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 232 7.3 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 193 6.1 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 104 3.3 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 99 3.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 175 5.5 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 240 7.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 240 7.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 257 8.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 219 6.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 181 5.7 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 144 4.5 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 129 4.1 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 123 3.9 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 118 3.7 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 78 2.5 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,556 61.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 36 1.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 134 5.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 161 6.3 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 653 25.7 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.3% were married and 6.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,467 61.0 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 101 4.2 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 836 34.8 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 59 6.1 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 235 24.2 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 41 4.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 23 2.4 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 133 13.7 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 73 7.5 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 61 6.3 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 44 4.5 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 149 15.4 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 23 2.4 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 129 13.3 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 970 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.7% were in primary school, 27.5% in secondary school and 20.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,641 83.4 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 638 20.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 276 9.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 156 5.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,987 65.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 65.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 924 56.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 580 35.5 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 83 5.1 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 46 2.8 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,633 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,633 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 56.6% were employed full time, 35.5% were employed part-time and 2.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 218 13.7 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 190 12.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 170 10.7 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 167 10.5 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 759 47.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 13.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 749 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,356 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,009 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) was $749.

Travel to work, top responses Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,942 76.5 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 802 31.6 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 327 12.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 526 20.7 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 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, 31.6% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 572 22.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 703 27.7 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 381 15.0 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 284 11.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 299 33.3 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 508 56.5 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 80 8.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.3 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 56.5% were couple families with children, 33.3% were couple families without children and 8.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.5 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.5 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs) 20.5% of single parents were male and 79.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,692 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,192 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,192 and those without children was $2,692.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 145 18.1 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 35 4.4 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 208 26.0 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 107 13.4 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 40 5.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 173 21.6 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 47 5.9 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 46 5.7 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.1% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 26.0% 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 Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,061 93.8 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 70 6.2 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 929 87.6 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 52 4.9 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 77 7.3 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.3 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 87.6% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 0.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 124 11.7 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 388 36.6 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 523 49.3 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 1.8 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 11.7% had 2 bedrooms and 36.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 541 51.0 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 398 37.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 72 6.8 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 22 2.1 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 2.5 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 51.0% were owned outright, 37.5% were owned with a mortgage and 6.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 875 82.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 169 15.9 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 16 1.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.5% were family households, 15.9% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.7 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.6 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 12.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.6% 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 Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 550 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 11.6 -- 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 Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,539 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.9 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.1 -- 10.5 -- 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 Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
None 40 3.8 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 247 23.3 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 471 44.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 262 24.7 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 40 3.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 23.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.7% 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 Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 35.7 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 64.3 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 35.7%) were male and 9 (or 64.3%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Yowie Bay % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 3,250 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,250.

Mortgage and rent Yowie Bay % New South Wales % 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 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Yowie Bay (State Suburbs), 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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