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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Ocean View

Code SSC31266 (SSC)
People 817
Male 407
Female 410
Median age 44
Families 230
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 353
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,489
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,100
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Total 817 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 407 49.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 410 50.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 2.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 817 people in Ocean View (State Suburbs) of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 5.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 59 7.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 72 8.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 46 5.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 2.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 14 1.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 3.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 56 6.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 84 10.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 81 9.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 72 8.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 73 8.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 62 7.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 49 6.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 3.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 2.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 1.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ocean View (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 403 62.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 2.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 56 8.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 23 3.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 145 22.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ocean View (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.6% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ocean View (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 351 62.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 51 9.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 161 28.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ocean View (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 10 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 78 32.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 16 6.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 30 12.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 3.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 7.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 2.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 23 9.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 45 19.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 237 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ocean View (State Suburbs) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.8% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 11.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 626 76.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 165 21.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 77 10.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 50 6.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 481 62.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), 62.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 236 59.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 119 30.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 29 7.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 3.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 397 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 397 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ocean View (State Suburbs). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 3.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 43 11.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 42 11.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 9.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 55 14.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 178 46.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ocean View (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ocean View (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 687 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,671 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,489 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ocean View (State Suburbs) was $687.

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

Unpaid work Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 506 78.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 193 30.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 84 13.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 153 23.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 114 17.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 185 28.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 114 17.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 89 13.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ocean View (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 109 47.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 101 44.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 19 8.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ocean View (State Suburbs), 44.1% were couple families with children, 47.6% were couple families without children and 8.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ocean View (State Suburbs) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,225 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,050 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,050 and those without children was $2,225.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 38 17.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 1.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 48 22.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 24 11.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 5.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 41 19.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 19 8.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 13.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.8% had both partners employed full-time, 1.9% had both employed part-time and 22.4% 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 Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 280 82.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 59 17.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), 82.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 275 98.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 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 Ocean View (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 2.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 32 11.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 106 38.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 131 47.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 11.6% had 2 bedrooms and 38.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 106 38.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 149 53.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 21 7.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ocean View (State Suburbs), 38.0% were owned outright, 53.4% were owned with a mortgage and 7.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 229 82.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 46 16.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.1% were family households, 16.5% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), 14.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.3% 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 Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.3 -- 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 Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 1.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 70 25.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 134 48.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 69 24.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), 25.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.0% 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 Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 13 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 38.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 8 61.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ocean View (State Suburbs), there were 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 38.5%) were male and 8 (or 61.5%) 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 Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ocean View (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Ocean View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ocean View (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 $1,600.

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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