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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Statistical Local Areas

Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert

Code 312106512 (SLA)
People 12,524
Male 6,143
Female 6,381
Median age 40
Families 3,364
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 5,393
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $940
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,685
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Total 12,524 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,143 49.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,381 51.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 614 4.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 12,524 people in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.9% of the population.

Age Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 885 7.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 852 6.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 950 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 879 7.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 612 4.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 619 4.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 643 5.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 776 6.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 895 7.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 913 7.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 832 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 749 6.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 835 6.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 688 5.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 485 3.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 385 3.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 254 2.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 272 2.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,892 49.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 388 3.9 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,004 10.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 585 5.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,968 30.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) aged 15 years and over, 49.7% were married and 14.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,390 50.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 905 10.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,419 39.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 102 3.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 760 22.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 262 7.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 103 3.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 677 20.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 50 1.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 135 4.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 158 4.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 164 4.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 57 1.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 913 27.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,381 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) 27.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.3% were in primary school, 25.5% in secondary school and 9.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 10,451 83.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,668 14.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 729 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 543 4.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 8,630 74.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 74.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,251 58.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,611 28.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 362 6.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 373 6.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,597 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,597 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas). Of these 58.1% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 558 10.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 457 8.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 593 11.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 888 17.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,366 45.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 10.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 466 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,126 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 940 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) was $466.

Travel to work, top responses Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,873 69.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,830 28.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,132 11.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,951 19.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.8% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,834 18.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,391 24.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,410 14.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,240 12.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 24.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,370 40.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,345 40.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 598 17.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 51 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 40.0% were couple families with children, 40.7% were couple families without children and 17.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas) 20.1% of single parents were male and 79.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,473 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,919 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,919 and those without children was $1,473.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 554 20.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 88 3.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 546 20.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 403 14.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 155 5.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 604 22.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 193 7.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 170 6.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), of couple families, 20.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 20.1% 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 Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,487 86.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 722 13.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 86.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,988 88.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 158 3.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 255 5.7 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 83 1.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 88.8% were separate houses, 3.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.7% were flats, units or apartments and 1.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 42 0.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 204 4.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 582 13.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,895 42.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,669 37.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 97 2.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 13.0% had 2 bedrooms and 42.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,491 33.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,362 30.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,479 32.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 37 0.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 122 2.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 33.2% were owned outright, 30.3% were owned with a mortgage and 32.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,306 73.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,065 23.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 118 2.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), of all households, 73.6% were family households, 23.7% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 30.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.2% 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 Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.4 -- 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 Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,685 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
None 263 5.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,533 34.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,605 35.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 954 21.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 136 3.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), 34.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.2% 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 Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 613 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 293 47.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 320 52.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), there were 613 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 293 (or 47.8%) were male and 320 (or 52.2%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 953 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $953.

Mortgage and rent Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Scenic Rim (R) - Beaudesert (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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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