2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Ormiston

Code SSC31273 (SSC)
People 5,641
Male 2,684
Female 2,957
Median age 44
Families 1,599
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,285
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,444
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,641 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,684 47.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,957 52.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 37 0.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,641 people in Ormiston (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 231 4.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 334 5.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 431 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 441 7.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 328 5.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 249 4.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 200 3.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 299 5.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 413 7.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 466 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 490 8.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 391 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 350 6.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 282 5.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 208 3.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 163 2.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 165 2.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 197 3.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ormiston (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,578 55.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 116 2.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 371 8.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 308 6.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,274 27.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ormiston (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.5% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ormiston (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,387 55.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 312 7.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,644 37.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ormiston (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 59 3.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 259 16.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 77 4.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 168 10.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 137 8.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 49 3.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 235 14.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 117 7.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 239 14.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 23 1.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 256 15.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,619 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ormiston (State Suburbs) 28.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 26.0% in secondary school and 22.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,796 67.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,956 36.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 417 7.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 297 5.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,751 50.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), 50.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,742 58.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 915 30.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 182 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 147 4.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,986 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,986 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ormiston (State Suburbs). Of these 58.3% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 331 11.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 272 9.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 310 10.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 457 16.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,288 45.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ormiston (State Suburbs), 11.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ormiston (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 639 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,825 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,444 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ormiston (State Suburbs) was $639.

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

Unpaid work Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,491 75.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,296 27.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 487 10.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,009 21.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), 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, 27.9% provided care for children and 10.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,118 24.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,257 27.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 637 13.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 481 10.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ormiston (State Suburbs), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 610 38.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 785 49.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 195 12.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 0.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ormiston (State Suburbs), 49.1% were couple families with children, 38.1% were couple families without children and 12.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ormiston (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,230 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,696 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,696 and those without children was $2,230.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 299 21.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 49 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 327 23.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 174 12.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 76 5.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 278 19.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 86 6.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 105 7.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 23.5% 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 Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,101 93.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 151 6.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), 93.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,659 78.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 438 20.8 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.3 181,717 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 Ormiston (State Suburbs), 78.8% were separate houses, 20.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 68 3.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 287 13.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 686 32.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,012 48.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 39 1.9 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.7% had 2 bedrooms and 32.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 884 42.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 733 34.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 406 19.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 24 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 53 2.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ormiston (State Suburbs), 42.1% were owned outright, 34.9% were owned with a mortgage and 19.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,568 74.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 487 23.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 44 2.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.7% were family households, 23.2% were single person households and 2.1% were group households.

Household income Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), 20.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.2% 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 Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 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 Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
None 171 8.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 669 31.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 774 36.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 434 20.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 51 2.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), 31.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.7% 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 Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 37 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 43.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 21 56.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 40 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ormiston (State Suburbs), there were 37 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 43.2%) were male and 21 (or 56.8%) were female. The median age was 40 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ormiston % 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 1,583 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ormiston (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 $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Ormiston % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 523 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,232 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ormiston (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $523 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,232.

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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