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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Ormeau

Code SSC31271 (SSC)
People 12,439
Male 6,204
Female 6,235
Median age 31
Families 3,458
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 4,253
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,589
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,383
Median weekly rent $385
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Total 12,439 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,204 49.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,235 50.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 179 1.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 12,439 people in Ormeau (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,276 10.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,182 9.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,098 8.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 760 6.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 625 5.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 935 7.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,137 9.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,053 8.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 994 8.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 788 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 640 5.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 527 4.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 463 3.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 386 3.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 268 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 164 1.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 93 0.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 48 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ormeau (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 28.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,951 55.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 326 3.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 697 7.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 235 2.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,671 30.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ormeau (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.8% were married and 11.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 42 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ormeau (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,634 55.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,192 14.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,486 29.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ormeau (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 245 6.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,149 29.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 110 2.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 359 9.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 534 13.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 100 2.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 201 5.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 245 6.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 302 7.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 80 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 613 15.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,938 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ormeau (State Suburbs) 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.1% were in primary school, 21.2% in secondary school and 13.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 8,809 70.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,854 32.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 955 8.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 730 6.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,299 53.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), 53.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 32.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,071 64.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,592 25.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 308 4.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 344 5.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,315 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,315 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ormeau (State Suburbs). Of these 64.5% were employed full time, 25.2% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 493 8.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 486 8.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 609 10.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,058 17.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,015 50.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ormeau (State Suburbs), 8.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ormeau (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 696 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,647 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,589 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ormeau (State Suburbs) was $696.

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

Unpaid work Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,794 76.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,550 40.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 817 9.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,315 14.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 40.0% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,002 22.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,665 30.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,175 13.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 953 10.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ormeau (State Suburbs), 30.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,164 33.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,820 52.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 446 12.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 27 0.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ormeau (State Suburbs), 52.6% were couple families with children, 33.7% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ormeau (State Suburbs) 17.0% of single parents were male and 83.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,061 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,179 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,179 and those without children was $2,061.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 823 27.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 76 2.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 714 23.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 536 18.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 105 3.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 395 13.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 181 6.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 152 5.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 23.9% 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 Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,919 95.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 207 5.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), 95.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,649 93.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 259 6.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ormeau (State Suburbs), 93.1% were separate houses, 6.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 0.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 352 9.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 787 20.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,732 69.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 28 0.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.3% had 1 bedroom, 9.0% had 2 bedrooms and 20.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 722 18.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,757 44.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,376 35.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 49 1.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ormeau (State Suburbs), 18.4% were owned outright, 44.9% were owned with a mortgage and 35.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,375 86.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 437 11.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 106 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.1% were family households, 11.2% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), 13.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.0% 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 Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 385 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.5 -- 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 Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
None 51 1.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,048 26.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,943 49.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 814 20.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 62 1.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), 26.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 49.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.8% 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 Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 181 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 83 45.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 98 54.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ormeau (State Suburbs), there were 181 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 83 (or 45.9%) were male and 98 (or 54.1%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,517 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,517.

Mortgage and rent Ormeau % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 378 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,654 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ormeau (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $378 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,654.

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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