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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bahrs Scrub

Code SSC30081 (SSC)
People 1,512
Male 729
Female 783
Median age 32
Families 421
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 514
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,661
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,158
Median weekly rent $395
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,512 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 729 48.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 783 51.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 0.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,512 people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 91 6.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 109 7.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 117 7.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 165 10.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 120 7.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 104 6.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 94 6.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 92 6.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 100 6.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 122 8.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 102 6.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 102 6.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 81 5.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 48 3.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 2.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 16 1.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 608 50.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 56 4.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 64 5.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 37 3.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 432 36.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.8% were married and 9.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 46 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 570 51.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 115 10.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 423 38.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 18 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 113 24.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 15 3.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 5.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 58 12.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 31 6.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 39 8.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 4.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 53 11.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 16 3.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 70 15.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 458 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) 30.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.4% were in primary school, 27.9% in secondary school and 16.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,117 73.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 425 29.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 119 8.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 91 6.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 789 55.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 55.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 536 63.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 237 28.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 36 4.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 34 4.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 843 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 843 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs). Of these 63.6% were employed full time, 28.1% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 92 11.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 60 7.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 88 10.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 147 18.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 386 47.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 649 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,655 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,661 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) was $649.

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

Unpaid work Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 877 73.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 357 29.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 115 9.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 199 16.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.8% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 323 27.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 305 25.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 146 12.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 97 8.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 25.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 145 34.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 205 48.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 64 15.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 48.7% were couple families with children, 34.4% were couple families without children and 15.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs) 20.6% of single parents were male and 79.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,352 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,352 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 106 30.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 5.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 72 20.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 57 16.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 21 6.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 41 11.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 18 5.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 4.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 20.6% 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 460 93.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 34 6.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 93.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 459 100.0 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 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 2.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 97 21.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 348 75.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 2.2% had 2 bedrooms and 21.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.9. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 123 26.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 182 39.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 151 32.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 0.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 26.6% were owned outright, 39.4% were owned with a mortgage and 32.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 404 88.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 39 8.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 3.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.2% were family households, 8.5% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 11.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.6% 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 395 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.1 -- 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,158 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 1.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 88 19.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 198 43.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 160 34.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 0.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), 19.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.9% 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 Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 53.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 46.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 53.3%) were male and 7 (or 46.7%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 100 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $100.

Mortgage and rent Bahrs Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 560 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bahrs Scrub (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $560 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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