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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Arundel

Code SSC30059 (SSC)
People 9,575
Male 4,621
Female 4,954
Median age 36
Families 2,604
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,577
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,272
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,050
Median weekly rent $375
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 Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Total 9,575 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,621 48.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,954 51.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 92 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,575 people in Arundel (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 590 6.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 629 6.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 711 7.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 731 7.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 691 7.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 584 6.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 583 6.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 694 7.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 728 7.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 790 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 631 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 499 5.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 506 5.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 403 4.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 288 3.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 209 2.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 155 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 151 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Arundel (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,752 49.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 265 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 715 9.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 357 4.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,551 33.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Arundel (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.1% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Arundel (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,411 49.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 666 9.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,771 40.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Arundel (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Arundel (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 124 4.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 543 17.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 158 5.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 188 6.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 343 11.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 79 2.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 242 7.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 189 6.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 454 14.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 67 2.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 702 22.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,089 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Arundel (State Suburbs) 32.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.8% were in primary school, 21.5% in secondary school and 20.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 5,826 60.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,715 42.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 603 6.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 471 5.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,042 45.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Arundel (State Suburbs), 45.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Arundel % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,774 57.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,503 31.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 235 4.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 342 7.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,854 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,854 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Arundel (State Suburbs). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 31.0% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 549 12.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 415 9.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 541 12.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 859 19.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,910 42.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Arundel (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Arundel (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 559 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,352 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,272 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Arundel (State Suburbs) was $559.

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

Unpaid work Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,350 70.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,193 28.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 696 9.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,163 15.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Arundel (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 9.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,788 23.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,967 25.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 908 11.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 683 8.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Arundel (State Suburbs), 25.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 910 35.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,175 45.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 467 17.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 51 2.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Arundel (State Suburbs), 45.1% were couple families with children, 35.0% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Arundel (State Suburbs) 13.2% of single parents were male and 86.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,829 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,147 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Arundel (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,147 and those without children was $1,829.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 456 21.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 82 3.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 454 21.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 352 16.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 125 6.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 393 18.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 99 4.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 123 5.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Arundel (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% 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 Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,211 94.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 200 5.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Arundel (State Suburbs), 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,473 77.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 489 15.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 234 7.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Arundel (State Suburbs), 77.0% were separate houses, 15.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 1.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 217 6.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,436 44.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,474 45.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 44 1.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Arundel (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.1% had 1 bedroom, 6.8% had 2 bedrooms and 44.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 774 24.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,284 40.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,081 33.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 62 1.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Arundel (State Suburbs), 24.1% were owned outright, 40.0% were owned with a mortgage and 33.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,545 79.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 513 16.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 154 4.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Arundel (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.2% were family households, 16.0% were single person households and 4.8% were group households.

Household income Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Arundel (State Suburbs), 18.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.5% 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 Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 375 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.1 -- 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 Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,050 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.2 -- 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 Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
None 86 2.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,076 33.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,381 43.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 593 18.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 74 2.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Arundel (State Suburbs), 33.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.5% 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 Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 90 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 42 46.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 48 53.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Arundel (State Suburbs), there were 90 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 42 (or 46.7%) were male and 48 (or 53.3%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,109 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Arundel (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,109.

Mortgage and rent Arundel % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 410 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,926 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Arundel (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $410 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,926.

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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