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Jervis Bay (OT)

Code SSC90004 (SSC)
People 377
Male 212
Female 165
Median age 28
Families 68
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 105
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,020
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $60
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Total 377 -- 3,033 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 212 56.2 1,970 65.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 165 43.8 1,063 35.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 224 59.4 248 8.2 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 377 people in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) of these 56.2% were male and 43.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 59.4% of the population.

Age Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People
0-4 years 31 8.2 141 4.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 37 9.8 176 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 33 8.7 184 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 26 6.9 164 5.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 43 11.4 271 8.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 30 7.9 429 14.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 36 9.5 298 9.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 39 10.3 226 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 6.3 221 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 15 4.0 226 7.5 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 19 5.0 198 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 13 3.4 195 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 10 2.6 147 4.8 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 9 2.4 66 2.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 6 1.6 50 1.6 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 1.1 22 0.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.8 13 0.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 6 0.2 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 28 -- 32 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) was 28 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 70 25.3 1,340 52.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 2.9 57 2.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 10 3.6 90 3.6 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 5.8 59 2.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 173 62.5 985 38.9 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 25.3% were married and 6.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 45 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 42 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 52 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 28.7 883 59.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 18 9.6 92 6.1 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 116 61.7 521 34.8 6,413,399 41.3

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 28.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 39 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 37 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Pre-school 4 3.1 38 2.7 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 49 38.6 196 14.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 0 0.0 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 4.7 14 1.0 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 26 20.5 126 9.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 3 0.2 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 3 0.2 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 5.5 27 1.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 3.9 28 2.0 932,524 14.3
Other 7 5.5 11 0.8 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 18.1 949 68.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 127 -- 1,395 -- 6,503,580 --

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) 34.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.6% were in primary school, 19.5% in secondary school and 12.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Australia 341 90.2 1,475 48.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 30 8.4 849 40.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 5.3 138 6.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 14 3.9 133 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 294 82.4 993 47.0 10,757,087 53.7

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 82.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 100 65.8 867 70.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 23 15.1 230 18.7 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 7 4.6 83 6.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 22 14.5 49 4.0 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 152 -- 1,229 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 152 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs). Of these 65.8% were employed full time, 15.1% were employed part-time and 14.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 6 4.7 83 7.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6 4.7 64 5.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 8 6.3 85 7.2 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 18 14.2 253 21.4 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 84 66.1 612 51.7 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 4.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 66.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 32 -- 44 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 30 -- 43 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) was 32 years and for people who were employed part-time was 30 years.

Occupation Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 519 -- 830 -- 577 --
Family 924 -- 1,753 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,020 -- 1,670 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) was $519.

Travel to work, top responses Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 157 56.7 1,031 40.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 79 28.3 414 16.4 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 28 10.1 103 4.1 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 56 20.2 474 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 64 23.1 371 14.7 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 49 17.7 402 15.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 26 9.4 149 5.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 18 6.5 107 4.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 17.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Couple family without children 10 14.1 206 35.2 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 26 36.6 295 50.4 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 35 49.3 74 12.6 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 10 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 36.6% were couple families with children, 14.1% were couple families without children and 49.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 34.4 -- 33.3 -- 17.6
Female -- 65.6 -- 66.7 -- 82.4

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs) 34.4% of single parents were male and 65.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,307 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,033 -- 2,454 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,033 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 5 13.5 142 28.2 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 23 4.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 4 10.8 74 14.7 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 21.6 88 17.5 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 25 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 35.1 74 14.7 899,598 19.2
Other 4 10.8 36 7.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 8.1 41 8.2 314,529 6.7

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.5% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 10.8% 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 Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 85 89.5 695 89.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 10 10.5 85 10.9 934,470 10.7

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 89.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 70 83.3 397 57.0 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 67 9.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 212 30.5 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 4.8 7 1.0 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 83.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 3 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 3.6 66 9.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3 3.6 139 20.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 38 45.2 327 47.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 40 47.6 135 19.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 25 3.6 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 3.6% had 2 bedrooms and 45.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3 3.5 169 24.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 58 8.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 83 96.5 405 58.4 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 26 3.7 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 36 5.2 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 3.5% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 96.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Family households 68 81.0 537 77.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 16 19.0 137 19.7 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 21 3.0 321,007 4.1

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.0% were family households, 19.0% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.3 -- 11.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.3 -- 15.0 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 33.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.3% 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 Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Median rent 60 -- 89 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.6 -- 94.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.4 -- 5.3 -- 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 Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 867 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 99.1 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 0.9 -- 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 Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
None 12 13.5 56 8.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 43 48.3 256 36.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 21 23.6 213 30.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 10 11.2 131 18.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 3.4 39 5.6 234,292 3.0

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), 48.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.2% 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 Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 227 -- 246 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 109 48.0 121 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 118 52.0 125 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 30 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), there were 227 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 109 (or 48.0%) were male and 118 (or 52.0%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 774 -- 939 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $774.

Mortgage and rent Jervis Bay (OT) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 40 -- 44 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Jervis Bay (OT) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $40 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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