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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Other Territories | Urban Centres and Localities

Jervis Bay (L)

Code UCL922002 (UCL)
People 171
Male 108
Female 63
Median age 26
Families 27
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 46
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,849
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $135
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Total 171 -- 3,033 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 108 63.2 1,970 65.0 10,634,013 49.4
Female 63 36.8 1,063 35.0 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 43 25.3 248 8.2 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 171 people in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 63.2% were male and 36.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 25.3% of the population.

Age Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People
0-4 years 11 6.6 141 4.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 14 8.4 176 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 10 6.0 184 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 8 4.8 164 5.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 31 18.6 271 8.9 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 12.6 429 14.1 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 11.4 298 9.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20 12.0 226 7.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 10 6.0 221 7.3 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 10 6.0 226 7.5 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 6 3.6 198 6.5 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 0 0.0 195 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 0 0.0 147 4.8 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 7 4.2 66 2.2 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 0 0.0 50 1.6 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 22 0.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 13 0.4 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 6 0.2 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 26 -- 32 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 26 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 33.3 1,340 52.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 3 2.3 57 2.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 4 3.0 90 3.6 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 2.3 59 2.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 78 59.1 985 38.9 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 33.3% were married and 7.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 45 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 42 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 52 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 65 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 28 50.0 883 59.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 10 17.9 92 6.1 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 18 32.1 521 34.8 6,413,399 41.3

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 17.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 39 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 37 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Pre-school 4 6.6 38 2.7 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 13 21.3 196 14.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 0 0.0 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 9.8 14 1.0 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 10 16.4 126 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 3 4.9 27 1.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 6.6 28 2.0 932,524 14.3
Other 5 8.2 11 0.8 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 26.2 949 68.0 1,511,694 23.2
Total 61 -- 1,395 -- 6,503,580 --

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 35.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.1% were in primary school, 16.4% in secondary school and 11.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Australia 135 79.4 1,475 48.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 25 16.0 849 40.2 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 9.6 138 6.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 6.4 133 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 106 67.9 993 47.0 10,757,087 53.7

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 67.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 82 80.4 867 70.5 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 14 13.7 230 18.7 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 6 5.9 83 6.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 0 0.0 49 4.0 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 102 -- 1,229 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 102 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 80.4% were employed full time, 13.7% were employed part-time and 0.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 5 5.1 83 7.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 4 4.0 64 5.4 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 3 3.0 85 7.2 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 9.1 253 21.4 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 73 73.7 612 51.7 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 5.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 73.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 29 -- 44 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 43 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 29 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,007 -- 830 -- 577 --
Family 2,050 -- 1,753 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,849 -- 1,670 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $1,007.

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

Unpaid work Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 62 46.3 1,031 40.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 35 26.1 414 16.4 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 12 9.0 103 4.1 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 34 25.4 474 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.1% provided care for children and 9.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 22 16.5 371 14.7 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 20 15.0 402 15.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 11 8.3 149 5.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 8 6.0 107 4.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 15.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.0% 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 (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Couple family without children 9 33.3 206 35.2 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 12 44.4 295 50.4 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 22.2 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 (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.4% were couple families with children, 33.3% were couple families without children and 22.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 33.3 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 66.7 -- 82.4

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Families without children 2,250 -- 2,307 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,750 -- 2,454 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,750 and those without children was $2,250.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 4 21.1 142 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 21.1 74 14.7 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4 21.1 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 0 0.0 74 14.7 899,598 19.2
Other 4 21.1 36 7.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 15.8 41 8.2 314,529 6.7

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 21.1% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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 (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 30 83.3 695 89.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 6 16.7 85 10.9 934,470 10.7

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 83.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 18 58.1 397 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 0 0.0 7 1.0 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 58.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 3 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 66 9.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 0 0.0 139 20.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 17 53.1 327 47.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 15 46.9 135 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 3.6 -- 2.8 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.9 -- 2.6 --

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 0.0% had 2 bedrooms and 53.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 169 24.4 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 58 8.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 34 100.0 405 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 (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 0.0% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 100.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Family households 26 81.2 537 77.3 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 6 18.8 137 19.7 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 21 3.0 321,007 4.1

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 81.2% were family households, 18.8% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.1 -- 11.9 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.3 -- 15.0 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 32.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.3% 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 (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Median rent 135 -- 89 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.6 -- 94.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.4 -- 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 (L) % 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 (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
None 0 0.0 56 8.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 17 51.5 256 36.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 9 27.3 213 30.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 4 12.1 131 18.8 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 9.1 39 5.6 234,292 3.0

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 51.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.1% 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 (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 42 -- 246 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 50.0 121 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 21 50.0 125 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 30 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 42 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 50.0%) were male and 21 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.1 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 549 -- 939 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $549.

Mortgage and rent Jervis Bay (L) % Other Territories % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 124 -- 44 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,300 -- 1,647 --

In Jervis Bay (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $124 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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