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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Oxley (Qld)

Code SSC31277 (SSC)
People 7,291
Male 3,566
Female 3,725
Median age 34
Families 1,881
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,714
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,513
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,976
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 7,291 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,566 48.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,725 51.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 82 1.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,291 people in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 596 8.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 461 6.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 404 5.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 423 5.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 527 7.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 636 8.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 604 8.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 600 8.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 537 7.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 432 5.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 413 5.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 349 4.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 305 4.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 258 3.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 232 3.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 153 2.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 144 2.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 218 3.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,774 47.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 158 2.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 462 7.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 369 6.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,072 35.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.5% were married and 10.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,534 49.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 557 10.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,074 40.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 103 4.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 396 17.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 120 5.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 46 2.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 230 10.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 82 3.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 48 2.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 156 6.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 400 17.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 76 3.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 600 26.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,257 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) 30.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.9% were in primary school, 16.0% in secondary school and 24.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,698 64.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,600 38.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 527 7.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 420 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,170 47.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 47.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,388 63.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 950 25.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 198 5.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 200 5.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,736 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,736 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 63.9% were employed full time, 25.4% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 316 8.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 305 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 328 9.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 783 22.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,606 45.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 8.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Oxley (Qld) % 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 Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 670 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,741 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,513 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $670.

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

Unpaid work Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,231 72.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,777 30.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 554 9.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,280 21.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.4% provided care for children and 9.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,358 23.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,651 28.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 663 11.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 561 9.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 681 36.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 892 47.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 267 14.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 40 2.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 47.4% were couple families with children, 36.2% were couple families without children and 14.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs) 21.1% of single parents were male and 78.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,279 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,402 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,402 and those without children was $2,279.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 406 25.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 47 3.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 330 20.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 268 17.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 73 4.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 260 16.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 109 6.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 85 5.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 20.9% 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 Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,494 95.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 131 5.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,174 87.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 187 7.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 94 3.8 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 33 1.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 87.2% were separate houses, 7.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.8% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 56 2.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 226 9.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,346 54.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 826 33.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 31 1.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 9.1% had 2 bedrooms and 54.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 753 30.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 908 36.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 757 30.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 28 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 47 1.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 30.2% were owned outright, 36.4% were owned with a mortgage and 30.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,836 73.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 499 20.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 156 6.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.7% were family households, 20.0% were single person households and 6.3% were group households.

Household income Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 16.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.8% 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 Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,976 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 185 7.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 948 38.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 942 37.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 372 14.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 45 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), 38.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.9% 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 Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 81 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 42.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 47 58.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 81 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 42.0%) were male and 47 (or 58.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 966 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $966.

Mortgage and rent Oxley (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 290 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,337 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Oxley (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,337.

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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