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2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Ravenswood (L)

Code UCL348500 (UCL)
People 191
Male 111
Female 80
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 160
People born overseas 29
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9
Families 43
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 121
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,166
Median monthly mortgage repayment $575
Median weekly rent $0
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Total 191 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 111 58.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 80 41.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 6.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 191 people were usually resident in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 58.1% were male and 41.9% were female. Of the total population 6.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 5.2 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 10 5.2 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 21 11.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 101 52.9 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 27 14.1 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 22 11.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 10.5% of people usually resident in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were children aged 0-14 years, and 25.7% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 160 83.8 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 29 15.2 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 9 4.7 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 83.8% of people usually resident in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were Australian citizens, 15.2% were born overseas and 4.7% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 77 45.0 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 24 14.0 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 10 5.8 936,813 5.9
Never married 61 35.7 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 45.0% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were married, 14.0% were either separated or divorced, 5.8% were widowed and 35.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Australia 144 75.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Ravenswood (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Ravenswood (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 86 72.3 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 17 14.3 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 8 6.7 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 5 4.2 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 3 2.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 41 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 119 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 119 people aged 15 years and over in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 72.3% worked full-time, 14.3% worked part-time, 6.7% were away from work, 4.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 2.5% were unemployed. 41 people were not in the labour force.

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

Industry of employment, top responses Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 666 -- 466 --
Family 1,550 -- 1,171 --
Household 1,166 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $666, the median family income was $1,550 and the median household income was $1,166.

Expand Families category,
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Families — family composition
Family composition Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 18 41.9 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 18 41.9 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 7 16.3 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 43 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 43 families in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 41.9% were couple families without children, 41.9% were couple families with children, 16.3% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 86 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 121 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 86 occupied private dwellings were counted in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities).

Dwelling structure Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 71 82.6 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 15 17.4 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 82.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 17.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 42 48.8 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 10 11.6 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 30 34.9 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 3 3.5 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 5.8 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 48.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 11.6% were owned with a mortgage and 34.9% were rented.

Landlord type Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 23 76.7 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 6 20.0 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 76.7% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 0 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 575 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), the median weekly rent was $0. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $575. The average people per household was 2.2 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ravenswood (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 41 47.7 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 22 25.6 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 5 5.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Ravenswood (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.7% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.6% were single (or lone) person households and 5.8% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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