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Australia | Queensland | State Electoral Divisions

Logan

Code SED30046 (SED)
People 47,259
Male 23,742
Female 23,517
Median age 34
Families 13,067
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 16,079
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,412
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,863
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Total 47,259 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 23,742 50.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 23,517 49.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,080 2.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 47,259 people in Logan (State Electoral Divisions) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 3,567 7.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 3,617 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 3,953 8.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 3,866 8.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 3,026 6.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,946 6.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,917 6.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 3,533 7.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 3,693 7.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 3,691 7.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 3,472 7.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 2,821 6.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,265 4.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,645 3.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,034 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 646 1.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 345 0.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 222 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Logan (State Electoral Divisions) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 18,603 51.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 1,269 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 3,018 8.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,069 3.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 12,160 33.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Logan (State Electoral Divisions) aged 15 years and over, 51.5% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Logan (State Electoral Divisions) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 17,368 51.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 3,921 11.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 12,420 36.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Logan (State Electoral Divisions) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 583 4.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 3,613 25.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 654 4.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 572 4.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 2,391 16.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 532 3.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 580 4.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 922 6.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,050 7.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 301 2.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 2,925 20.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 14,123 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.3% were in primary school, 24.8% in secondary school and 13.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 33,764 71.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 14,456 32.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 3,447 7.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 2,639 5.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 23,925 53.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 53.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 32.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Logan % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 15,146 62.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 6,219 25.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,542 6.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 1,506 6.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 24,413 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 24,413 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Logan (State Electoral Divisions). Of these 62.0% were employed full time, 25.5% were employed part-time and 6.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 2,009 8.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,845 8.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 2,356 10.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 4,709 20.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 10,438 45.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Logan (State Electoral Divisions) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 603 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,466 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,412 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Logan (State Electoral Divisions) was $603.

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

Unpaid work Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 26,076 72.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 12,034 33.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 3,898 10.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 4,983 13.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.3% 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, 13.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Logan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 8,029 22.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 9,594 26.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 4,529 12.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 3,922 10.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,252 32.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 6,646 50.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 2,021 15.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 148 1.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 50.9% were couple families with children, 32.5% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions) 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,868 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,101 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,101 and those without children was $1,868.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 2,716 24.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 323 3.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,380 21.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,965 18.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 496 4.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,548 14.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 815 7.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 655 6.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), of couple families, 24.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 14,798 94.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 801 5.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 14,238 96.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 318 2.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 53 0.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 184 1.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 96.2% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 31 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 179 1.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 665 4.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 5,753 38.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 7,948 53.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 223 1.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 4.5% had 2 bedrooms and 38.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,586 24.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 7,328 49.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 3,480 23.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 70 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 333 2.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 24.2% were owned outright, 49.5% were owned with a mortgage and 23.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 12,444 84.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,943 13.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 411 2.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), of all households, 84.1% were family households, 13.1% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 15.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.7% 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 Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,863 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.5 -- 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 Logan % Queensland % Australia %
None 390 2.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 3,678 24.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 5,951 40.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 4,379 29.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 400 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), 24.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.6% 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 Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,079 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 518 48.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 561 52.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Logan (State Electoral Divisions), there were 1,079 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 518 (or 48.0%) were male and 561 (or 52.0%) 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 Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,401 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,401.

Mortgage and rent Logan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 330 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Logan (State Electoral Divisions), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 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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