2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Ravenswood (Qld)

Code SSC31380 (SSC)
People 349
Male 201
Female 148
Median age 46
Families 95
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 206
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $756
Median monthly mortgage repayments $654
Median weekly rent $150
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 Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 349 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 201 57.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 148 42.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 3.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 349 people in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 57.6% were male and 42.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

Age Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 24 6.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 21 6.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 11 3.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 9 2.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 4.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 4.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 5.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 21 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 28 8.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 33 9.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 23 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 7.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 8.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 19 5.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 24 6.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 2.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 4.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 145 50.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 3.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 28 9.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 6.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 87 30.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 85 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 120 49.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 10.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 95 39.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 4.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 21 32.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 3 4.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 4.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 4.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 4.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 26 40.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 65 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) 19.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.3% were in primary school, 13.8% in secondary school and 9.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 301 85.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 33 9.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 7.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 2.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 272 81.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 81.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 119 71.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 27 16.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 13 7.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 7 4.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 166 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 166 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 71.7% were employed full time, 16.3% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 6 3.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 8.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 4 2.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 10 6.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 110 68.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 3.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 68.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 457 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,075 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 756 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $457.

Travel to work, top responses Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 194 66.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 56 19.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 35 12.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 50 17.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.2% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 56 19.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 59 20.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 22 7.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 54 18.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 20.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 47 50.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 30 31.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 14 14.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 31.9% were couple families with children, 50.0% were couple families without children and 14.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 35.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 64.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs) 35.7% of single parents were male and 64.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,125 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,125 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 19 24.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 8 10.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 15.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 21 27.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 7.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 10.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.7% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 10.4% 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 Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 144 77.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 41 22.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 77.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 128 88.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 2.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 14 9.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 88.3% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 9.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 22 15.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 44 29.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 44 29.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 31 21.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 15.0% had 1 bedroom, 29.9% had 2 bedrooms and 29.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 75 51.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 33 22.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 28 19.3 513,413 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 9 6.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 51.7% were owned outright, 22.8% were owned with a mortgage and 19.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 93 65.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 50 35.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.0% were family households, 35.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 41.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 41.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.3% 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 Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 654 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.5 -- 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 Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 7 4.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 52 36.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 52 36.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 29 20.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 36.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.1% 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 Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 58.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 41.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 48 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 58.3%) were male and 5 (or 41.7%) were female. The median age was 48 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ravenswood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 312 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ravenswood (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $312.

Mortgage and rent Ravenswood (Qld) % 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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ravenswood (Qld) (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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