2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bilinga

Code SSC30160 (SSC)
People 1,662
Male 850
Female 812
Median age 43
Families 399
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 1,134
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $872
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,662 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 850 51.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 812 48.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 45 2.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,662 people in Bilinga (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 66 4.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 56 3.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 46 2.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 93 5.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 147 8.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 142 8.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 123 7.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 100 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 76 4.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 119 7.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 141 8.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 116 7.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 116 7.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 96 5.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 85 5.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 59 3.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 42 2.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 41 2.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bilinga (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 10.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 514 34.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 69 4.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 209 14.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 108 7.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 596 39.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bilinga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 34.4% were married and 18.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bilinga (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 429 34.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 161 12.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 658 52.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bilinga (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 1.8 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 42 9.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 22 5.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 28 6.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 0.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 1.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 28 6.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 69 15.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 18 4.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 214 48.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 443 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bilinga (State Suburbs) 26.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.3% were in primary school, 8.8% in secondary school and 21.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,189 71.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 328 22.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 110 7.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 79 5.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 937 64.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), 64.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 428 52.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 245 30.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 50 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 93 11.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 816 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 816 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bilinga (State Suburbs). Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 11.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 92 12.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 62 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 90 12.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 123 17.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 307 42.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bilinga (State Suburbs), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bilinga (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 526 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,096 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 872 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bilinga (State Suburbs) was $526.

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

Unpaid work Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 989 65.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 286 19.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 126 8.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 236 15.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.1% provided care for children and 8.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 353 23.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 375 25.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 166 11.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 96 6.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bilinga (State Suburbs), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 219 55.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 86 21.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 84 21.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 2.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bilinga (State Suburbs), 21.6% were couple families with children, 55.0% were couple families without children and 21.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bilinga (State Suburbs) 24.7% of single parents were male and 75.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,796 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,892 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,892 and those without children was $1,796.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 54 17.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 4.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 48 15.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 33 10.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 17 5.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 93 30.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 17 5.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 29 9.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.6% had both partners employed full-time, 4.9% had both employed part-time and 15.7% 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 Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 721 75.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 240 25.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), 75.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 272 37.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 35 4.9 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 406 56.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 0.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bilinga (State Suburbs), 37.7% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 56.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 1.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 74 10.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 349 48.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 203 28.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 71 9.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 2.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.3% had 1 bedroom, 48.4% had 2 bedrooms and 28.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 207 28.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 101 14.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 392 54.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 2.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bilinga (State Suburbs), 28.7% were owned outright, 14.0% were owned with a mortgage and 54.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 392 54.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 260 36.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 67 9.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), of all households, 54.5% were family households, 36.2% were single person households and 9.3% were group households.

Household income Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), 32.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.9% 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 Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 72.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 27.3 -- 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 Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
None 83 11.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 332 46.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 188 26.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 77 10.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 39 5.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), 46.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.7% 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 Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 44 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 22 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bilinga (State Suburbs), there were 44 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 22 (or 50.0%) were male and 22 (or 50.0%) 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 Bilinga % 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 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 779 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $779.

Mortgage and rent Bilinga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bilinga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 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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