2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Postal Areas

4343, Qld

Code POA4343 (POA)
People 10,503
Male 5,201
Female 5,302
Median age 34
Families 2,624
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 4,160
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $977
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $245
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 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Total 10,503 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,201 49.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,302 50.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 268 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,503 people in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 715 6.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 748 7.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 752 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 744 7.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 843 8.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 827 7.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 622 5.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 649 6.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 646 6.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 670 6.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 660 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 535 5.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 564 5.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 483 4.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 360 3.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 291 2.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 191 1.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 203 1.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.6% of the population.

Registered marital status 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,991 48.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 256 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 590 7.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 537 6.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,918 35.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) aged 15 years and over, 48.1% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,566 48.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 679 9.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,159 42.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 114 3.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 611 18.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 180 5.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 164 4.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 525 15.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 31 0.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 65 1.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 135 4.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 493 14.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 80 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 938 28.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,336 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) 31.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.6% were in primary school, 18.6% in secondary school and 18.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 8,145 77.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,769 18.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 426 4.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 340 3.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 7,081 73.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,752 56.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,528 31.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 293 6.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 303 6.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,876 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,876 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas). Of these 56.4% were employed full time, 31.3% were employed part-time and 6.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 550 12.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 444 9.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 536 11.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 728 15.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,023 44.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 457 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,137 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 977 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) was $457.

Travel to work, top responses 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,532 66.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,199 26.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 899 10.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,748 21.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.5% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,622 19.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,914 23.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,010 12.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 985 11.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,098 41.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,063 40.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 422 16.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 41 1.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 40.5% were couple families with children, 41.8% were couple families without children and 16.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas) 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,526 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,814 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,814 and those without children was $1,526.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 428 19.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 88 4.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 456 21.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 338 15.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 121 5.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 470 21.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 136 6.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 126 5.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), of couple families, 19.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% 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 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,610 92.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 275 7.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,190 88.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 107 3.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 256 7.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 52 1.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 88.4% were separate houses, 3.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 17 0.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 85 2.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 389 10.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,699 47.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,282 35.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 136 3.8 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 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 10.8% had 2 bedrooms and 47.1% 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 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,186 32.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,015 28.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,221 33.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 21 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 166 4.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 32.9% were owned outright, 28.1% were owned with a mortgage and 33.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,543 70.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 830 23.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 237 6.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), of all households, 70.4% were family households, 23.0% were single person households and 6.6% were group households.

Household income 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 29.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.8% 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 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 245 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
None 288 8.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,096 30.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,268 35.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 769 21.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 186 5.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), 30.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.3% 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 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 267 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 144 53.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 123 46.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), there were 267 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 144 (or 53.9%) were male and 123 (or 46.1%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent 4343, Qld % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,463 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In 4343, Qld (Postal Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,463.

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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