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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Banksia Beach

Code SSC30098 (SSC)
People 5,482
Male 2,705
Female 2,777
Median age 52
Families 1,801
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,506
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $975
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,812
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,482 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,705 49.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,777 50.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 65 1.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,482 people in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 215 3.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 310 5.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 303 5.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 315 5.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 169 3.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 121 2.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 153 2.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 280 5.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 345 6.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 350 6.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 364 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 441 8.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 623 11.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 583 10.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 417 7.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 249 4.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 164 3.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 82 1.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 27.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,047 65.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 128 2.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 396 8.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 252 5.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 830 17.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 65.5% were married and 11.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,790 65.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 344 8.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,153 26.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 41 3.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 363 29.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 23 1.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 38 3.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 168 13.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 46 3.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 68 5.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 65 5.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 101 8.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 28 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 295 23.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,236 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) 22.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.4% were in primary school, 22.8% in secondary school and 13.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,067 74.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,389 26.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 352 6.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 226 4.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,257 62.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 62.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,164 53.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 751 34.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 124 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 139 6.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,178 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,178 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 53.4% were employed full time, 34.5% were employed part-time and 6.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 263 12.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 246 12.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 244 12.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 291 14.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 870 42.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 468 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,088 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 975 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) was $468.

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

Unpaid work Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,490 75.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,070 23.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 624 13.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 900 19.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.0% provided care for children and 13.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 842 18.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,223 26.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 768 16.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 660 14.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,084 60.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 532 29.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 169 9.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 0.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 29.5% were couple families with children, 60.2% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs) 19.2% of single parents were male and 80.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,024 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,239 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,239 and those without children was $2,024.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 208 12.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 56 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 224 13.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 175 10.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 108 6.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 677 41.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 54 3.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 114 7.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 13.9% 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 Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,150 87.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 300 12.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 87.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,973 91.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 159 7.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 8 0.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 0.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 91.8% were separate houses, 7.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 0.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 84 3.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 919 42.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,109 51.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 26 1.2 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 3.9% had 2 bedrooms and 42.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,055 49.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 602 28.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 436 20.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 2.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 49.1% were owned outright, 28.0% were owned with a mortgage and 20.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,773 82.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 334 15.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 40 1.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.6% were family households, 15.6% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 25.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.1% 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 Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,812 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.6 -- 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 Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
None 71 3.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 808 37.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 936 43.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 291 13.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 43 2.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), 37.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.5% 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 Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 66 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 32 48.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 34 51.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 45 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), there were 66 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 32 (or 48.5%) were male and 34 (or 51.5%) were female. The median age was 45 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Banksia Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,036 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,036.

Mortgage and rent Banksia Beach % 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 1,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Banksia Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,600.

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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