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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bedourie

Code SSC30126 (SSC)
People 283
Male 155
Female 128
Median age 37
Families 56
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 221
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,125
Median monthly mortgage repayments $780
Median weekly rent $116
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Total 283 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 155 54.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 128 45.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 72 25.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 283 people in Bedourie (State Suburbs) of these 54.8% were male and 45.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 25.6% of the population.

Age Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 6.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 11 3.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 5.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 21 7.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 9.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 27 9.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 10.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 17 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 12 4.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 27 9.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 13 4.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 10.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 15 5.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 7 2.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 2.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bedourie (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 95 40.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 17 7.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 5 2.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 109 46.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bedourie (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.6% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bedourie (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 70 47.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 12.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 60 40.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bedourie (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 19 39.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 6.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 12.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 8.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 6.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 13 27.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 48 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bedourie (State Suburbs) 15.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.6% were in primary school, 18.8% in secondary school and 8.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 246 86.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 27 10.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 9 3.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 2.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 221 83.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), 83.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 152 80.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 18 9.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 13 6.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 3.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 189 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 189 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bedourie (State Suburbs). Of these 80.4% were employed full time, 9.5% were employed part-time and 3.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 8 4.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6 3.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 8 4.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 10 5.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 146 78.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bedourie (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 78.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bedourie (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 681 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,196 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,125 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bedourie (State Suburbs) was $681.

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

Unpaid work Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 134 57.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 44 18.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 10 4.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 67 28.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.8% provided care for children and 4.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 57 24.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 48 20.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 19 8.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 6 2.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bedourie (State Suburbs), 20.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 2.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 26 46.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 27 48.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 0 0.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 5.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bedourie (State Suburbs), 48.2% were couple families with children, 46.4% were couple families without children and 0.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bedourie (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,156 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,643 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,643 and those without children was $1,156.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 19 36.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 5.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 5 9.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 5.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6 11.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 5 9.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 21.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), of couple families, 36.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 9.6% 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 Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 99 75.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 33 25.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), 75.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 86 85.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 5.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bedourie (State Suburbs), 85.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 3.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 5.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 27 26.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 48 47.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 15 14.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 3.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 26.7% had 2 bedrooms and 47.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 17 16.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 6 5.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 74 72.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 4.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bedourie (State Suburbs), 16.7% were owned outright, 5.9% were owned with a mortgage and 72.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 58 58.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 39 39.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 3.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), of all households, 58.0% were family households, 39.0% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), 23.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.7% 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 Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 116 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 780 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
None 22 21.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 41 40.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 15 14.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 19 18.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 4.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), 40.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 14.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.8% 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 Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 67 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 58.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 28 41.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 46 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bedourie (State Suburbs), there were 67 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 58.2%) were male and 28 (or 41.8%) were female. The median age was 46 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 831 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $831.

Mortgage and rent Bedourie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 100 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bedourie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $100 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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