2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Tin Can Bay

Code SSC31634 (SSC)
People 1,994
Male 1,020
Female 974
Median age 58
Families 551
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,397
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $578
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,994 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,020 51.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 974 48.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,994 people in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 82 4.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 76 3.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 87 4.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 77 3.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 41 2.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 49 2.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 50 2.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 61 3.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 82 4.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 105 5.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 156 7.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 184 9.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 261 13.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 254 12.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 181 9.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 123 6.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 76 3.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 49 2.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 58 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) was 58 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 34.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 942 53.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 62 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 254 14.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 147 8.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 343 19.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.9% were married and 18.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 60 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) was 63 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 797 53.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 106 7.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 592 39.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 64 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 51 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 56 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) was 64 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 51 years.

Education Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 4 1.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 87 21.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 2.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 48 12.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 2.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 13 3.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 5.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 1.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 192 48.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 397 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) 20.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.7% were in primary school, 17.9% in secondary school and 7.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,572 78.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 295 16.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 114 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 71 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,339 73.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 217 42.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 200 39.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 37 7.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 59 11.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 513 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 513 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 42.3% were employed full time, 39.0% were employed part-time and 11.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 85 18.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 58 12.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 52 11.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 60 13.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 158 34.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 18.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 356 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 696 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 578 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) was $356.

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

Unpaid work Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,142 65.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 273 15.6 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 264 15.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 397 22.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 15.6% provided care for children and 15.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 214 12.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 405 23.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 230 13.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 292 16.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 361 65.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 97 17.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 87 15.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 17.6% were couple families with children, 65.5% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs) 30.2% of single parents were male and 69.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,218 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,390 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,390 and those without children was $1,218.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 34 7.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 5.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 25 5.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 34 7.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 6.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 274 59.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 14 3.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 26 5.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 7.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 5.4% 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 Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 902 72.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 350 28.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 72.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 28.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 647 71.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 2.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 134 14.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 96 10.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 71.9% were separate houses, 2.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 14.9% were flats, units or apartments and 10.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 11 1.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 95 10.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 197 21.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 428 47.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 137 15.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 32 3.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.6% had 1 bedroom, 21.9% had 2 bedrooms and 47.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 423 47.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 108 12.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 320 35.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 40 4.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 47.1% were owned outright, 12.0% were owned with a mortgage and 35.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 546 60.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 325 36.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 27 3.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 60.8% were family households, 36.2% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 52.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 52.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.5% 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 Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.9 -- 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 Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
None 74 8.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 480 53.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 235 26.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 59 6.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 52 5.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), 53.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.6% 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 Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 51 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 26 51.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 25 49.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), there were 51 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 26 (or 51.0%) were male and 25 (or 49.0%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 733 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $733.

Mortgage and rent Tin Can Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 210 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,705 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tin Can Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $210 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,705.

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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