2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bayview Heights

Code SSC30120 (SSC)
People 4,150
Male 2,083
Female 2,067
Median age 39
Families 1,242
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,638
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,502
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,150 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,083 50.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,067 49.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 159 3.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,150 people in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.8% of the population.

Age Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 257 6.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 290 7.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 274 6.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 306 7.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 183 4.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 217 5.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 234 5.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 303 7.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 261 6.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 292 7.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 346 8.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 356 8.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 313 7.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 217 5.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 121 2.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 78 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 58 1.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 45 1.1 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,829 55.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 91 2.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 259 7.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 147 4.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,000 30.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.0% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,694 55.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 341 11.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,033 33.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 40 3.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 132 11.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 201 18.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 42 3.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 109 9.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 135 12.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 31 2.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 70 6.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 94 8.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 18 1.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 242 21.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,114 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) 26.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.8% were in primary school, 24.7% in secondary school and 14.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,292 79.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 842 21.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 286 7.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 216 5.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,559 65.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 65.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,475 62.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 656 27.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 149 6.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 83 3.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,363 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,363 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs). Of these 62.4% were employed full time, 27.8% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 226 9.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 204 8.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 229 10.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 447 19.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,026 45.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 696 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,638 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,502 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) was $696.

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

Unpaid work Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,549 76.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,051 31.6 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 377 11.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 667 20.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.6% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 735 22.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 969 29.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 469 14.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 376 11.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 29.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 522 42.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 543 43.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 159 12.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 1.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 43.7% were couple families with children, 42.0% were couple families without children and 12.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs) 23.7% of single parents were male and 76.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,908 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,207 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,207 and those without children was $1,908.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 288 27.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 253 23.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 108 10.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 43 4.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 160 15.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 72 6.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 101 9.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 23.8% 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 Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,471 92.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 115 7.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 92.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,462 99.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.2 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 99.4% were separate houses, 0.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 47 3.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 772 52.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 632 43.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 1.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 3.2% had 2 bedrooms and 52.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 575 39.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 606 41.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 262 17.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 26 1.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 39.1% were owned outright, 41.3% were owned with a mortgage and 17.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,217 82.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 204 13.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 49 3.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.8% were family households, 13.9% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 14.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.1% 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 Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 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 Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
None 33 2.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 371 25.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 712 48.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 323 22.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 32 2.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), 25.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.0% 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 Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 156 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 85 54.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 71 45.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), there were 156 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 85 (or 54.5%) were male and 71 (or 45.5%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,474 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,474.

Mortgage and rent Bayview Heights % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 290 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bayview Heights (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,400.

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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