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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Atkinsons Dam

Code SSC30067 (SSC)
People 193
Male 116
Female 77
Median age 44
Families 45
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 94
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $619
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,680
Median weekly rent $200
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 Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Total 193 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 116 60.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 77 39.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 3.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 193 people in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) of these 60.1% were male and 39.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.1% of the population.

Age Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 6.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 10 5.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 13 6.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 12 6.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 7.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 5 2.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 9 4.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 5 2.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 15 7.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 19 9.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 14 7.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 12 6.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 22 11.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 7.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 12 6.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 4 2.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 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 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 37.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 5.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 34 21.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 7 4.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 49 31.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 37.2% were married and 26.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 64 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 39.9 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 70 47.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 22 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 22 years.

Education Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 6.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 9 20.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 13.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 6.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 8 17.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 6.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 13.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 7 15.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 45 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) 22.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.0% were in primary school, 24.4% in secondary school and 13.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 151 78.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 45 24.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 13 7.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 5 2.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 124 66.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 66.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 49 68.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 15 20.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 0 0.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 11.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 72 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 72 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs). Of these 68.1% were employed full time, 20.8% were employed part-time and 11.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 6 8.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 5 7.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 4 5.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 17 25.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 36 52.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 62 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 62 years.

Occupation Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 389 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 782 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 619 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs) was $389.

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

Unpaid work Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 91 57.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 31 19.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 23 14.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 15 9.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.4% provided care for children and 14.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 9.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 23 14.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 23 14.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 25 15.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 20 12.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 14.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 24 53.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 17 37.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 4 8.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 37.8% were couple families with children, 53.3% were couple families without children and 8.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Atkinsons Dam % 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 Atkinsons Dam (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 Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,562 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,375 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,375 and those without children was $1,562.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 15.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 6.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 4 8.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 20.0 144,966 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 15 33.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 8.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 6.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.6% had both partners employed full-time, 6.7% had both employed part-time and 8.9% 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 Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 88 95.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 4 4.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 95.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 51 58.6 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 36 41.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 58.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 41.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 3.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 33.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 14.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 20 22.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 18 20.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 5.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 33.0% had 1 bedroom, 14.8% had 2 bedrooms and 22.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.3. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 46 52.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 26 29.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 16 18.2 513,413 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 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 52.3% were owned outright, 29.5% were owned with a mortgage and 18.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 49 55.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 40 44.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), of all households, 55.1% were family households, 44.9% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 44.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.0 -- 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 Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,680 -- 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 Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
None 12 13.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 35 40.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 21 24.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 19 21.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), 40.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 24.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.8% 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 Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 100.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Atkinsons Dam % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,283 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,283.

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

In Atkinsons Dam (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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