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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Obi Obi

Code SSC31265 (SSC)
People 427
Male 222
Female 205
Median age 43
Families 113
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 196
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,053
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,757
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Total 427 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 222 52.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 205 48.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 9 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 427 people in Obi Obi (State Suburbs) of these 52.0% were male and 48.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 28 6.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 37 8.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 7.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 5.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 1.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 3.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 30 7.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 29 6.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 29 6.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 44 10.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 53 12.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 5.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 27 6.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 1.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Obi Obi (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 159 47.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 3.9 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 42 12.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 4.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 105 31.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Obi Obi (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.7% were married and 17.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 63 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 35 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Obi Obi (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 35 years.

Social marital status Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 149 50.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 14.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 103 35.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Obi Obi (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 36.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 14.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 5.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 3.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 5.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 27 24.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 112 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs) 27.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.9% were in primary school, 21.2% in secondary school and 10.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 365 85.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 56 13.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 7.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 23 5.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 296 73.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 73.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 117 59.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 64 32.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 6 3.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 5.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 198 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 198 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Obi Obi (State Suburbs). Of these 59.1% were employed full time, 32.3% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 9.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 30 16.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 21 11.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 26 13.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 87 46.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 9.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 16.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Obi Obi (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 543 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,491 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,053 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Obi Obi (State Suburbs) was $543.

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

Unpaid work Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 268 80.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 80 24.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 41 12.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 90 27.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.1% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 51 15.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 99 29.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 62 18.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 55 16.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 59 52.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 38 33.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 14.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 33.6% were couple families with children, 52.2% were couple families without children and 14.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,250 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,437 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,437 and those without children was $2,250.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 18.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 8.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 19 19.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 16 16.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 7.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 15 15.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 4.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 10.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.6% had both partners employed full-time, 8.2% had both employed part-time and 19.6% 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 Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 163 89.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 20 10.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 142 87.7 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 20 12.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 87.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 12.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 3.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 7.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 42 26.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 61 37.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 41 25.5 532,756 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 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.5% had 1 bedroom, 26.1% had 2 bedrooms and 37.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 60 36.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 67 40.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 31 18.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 36.6% were owned outright, 40.9% were owned with a mortgage and 18.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 116 71.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 41 25.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 3.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.2% were family households, 25.2% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 25.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% 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 Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,757 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.7 -- 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 Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 46 28.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 83 51.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 28 17.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 2.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), 28.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 51.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.4% 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 Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 100.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 10 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Obi Obi (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 10 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Obi Obi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Obi Obi (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 7, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Obi Obi % 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 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Obi Obi (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 $2,167.

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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