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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bingil Bay

Code SSC30163 (SSC)
People 369
Male 191
Female 178
Median age 41
Families 98
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 185
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $740
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,409
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Total 369 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 191 51.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 178 48.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 3.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 369 people in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.0% of the population.

Age Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 6.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 26 7.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 32 8.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 22 6.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 15 4.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 12 3.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 6.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 6.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 9.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 5.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 32 8.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 27 7.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 6.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 23 6.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 6 1.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 3.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 100 34.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 8.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 47 16.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 5.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 103 35.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 34.5% were married and 24.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 85 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 36 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 36 years.

Social marital status Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 77 31.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 39 15.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 131 53.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 31.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 39.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 15.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 5.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 8.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 2.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 21 20.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 105 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) 27.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.9% were in primary school, 21.0% in secondary school and 10.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 280 75.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 86 24.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 20 5.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 46 13.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 199 56.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 56.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 79 46.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 58 34.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 8.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 10.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 170 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 170 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 46.5% were employed full time, 34.1% were employed part-time and 10.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 13.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 23 14.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 13 8.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 15.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 55 35.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 13.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 14.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

Occupation Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 432 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 864 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 740 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) was $432.

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

Unpaid work Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 218 75.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 76 26.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 27 9.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 59 20.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.3% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 48 16.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 85 29.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 47 16.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 43 14.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 29.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 40 41.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 28 28.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 29 29.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 28.9% were couple families with children, 41.2% were couple families without children and 29.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,333 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,392 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,392 and those without children was $2,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 8 12.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 9.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 10 15.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 9.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 25.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 10.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 12.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.5% had both partners employed full-time, 9.4% had both employed part-time and 15.6% 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 Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 146 85.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 24 14.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 85.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 137 93.2 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 10 6.8 181,717 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 Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 93.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 6.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 45 30.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 60 40.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 26 17.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.8% had 1 bedroom, 30.6% had 2 bedrooms and 40.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 44 29.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 38 25.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 65 44.2 513,413 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 Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 29.9% were owned outright, 25.9% were owned with a mortgage and 44.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 93 63.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 42 28.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 8.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.3% were family households, 28.6% were single person households and 8.2% were group households.

Household income Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 35.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 35.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.3 -- 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 Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,409 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.6 -- 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 Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
None 7 4.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 67 45.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 52 35.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 15 10.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 4.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), 45.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.2% 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 Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 36.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 63.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 36.4%) were male and 7 (or 63.6%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bingil Bay % 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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Bingil Bay % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 280 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bingil Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $280 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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