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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bokarina

Code SSC30190 (SSC)
People 1,235
Male 606
Female 629
Median age 38
Families 363
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 509
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,296
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $380
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 Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,235 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 606 49.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 629 50.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 26 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,235 people in Bokarina (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 85 6.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 70 5.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 78 6.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 98 7.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 78 6.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 74 6.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 69 5.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 93 7.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 89 7.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 101 8.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 101 8.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 79 6.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 69 5.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 46 3.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 37 3.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 23 1.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 12 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bokarina (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 532 53.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 2.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 90 9.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 33 3.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 325 32.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bokarina (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bokarina (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 486 52.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 120 12.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 322 34.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bokarina (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 7 2.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 58 18.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 13 4.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 25 7.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 60 18.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 1.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 23 7.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 19 5.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 51 15.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 11 3.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 48 15.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 321 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bokarina (State Suburbs) 26.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.9% were in primary school, 27.7% in secondary school and 22.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,008 81.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 237 20.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 93 7.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 81 6.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 768 65.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), 65.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 369 54.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 220 32.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 43 6.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 44 6.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 676 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 676 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bokarina (State Suburbs). Of these 54.6% were employed full time, 32.5% were employed part-time and 6.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 73 11.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 71 11.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 74 11.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 104 16.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 266 42.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bokarina (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Bokarina (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 611 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,339 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,296 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bokarina (State Suburbs) was $611.

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

Unpaid work Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 795 79.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 319 31.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 131 13.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 168 16.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.8% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 236 23.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 284 28.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 174 17.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 97 9.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bokarina (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 147 40.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 171 47.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 41 11.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bokarina (State Suburbs), 47.2% were couple families with children, 40.6% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 24.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bokarina (State Suburbs) 24.4% of single parents were male and 75.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,963 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $1,963.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 49 15.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 5.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 73 23.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 44 13.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 20 6.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 62 19.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 18 5.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 34 10.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.7% had both employed part-time and 23.0% 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 Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 445 89.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 54 10.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), 89.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 435 98.0 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 9 2.0 181,717 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 Bokarina (State Suburbs), 98.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bokarina % 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 11 2.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 243 54.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 180 40.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 1.4 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 2.5% had 2 bedrooms and 54.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 132 29.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 153 34.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 151 34.0 513,413 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 8 1.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bokarina (State Suburbs), 29.7% were owned outright, 34.5% were owned with a mortgage and 34.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 355 79.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 74 16.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 3.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.6% were family households, 16.6% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), 16.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.6% 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 Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 380 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.4 -- 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 Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
None 14 3.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 135 30.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 199 44.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 86 19.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), 30.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.3% 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 Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 26 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 42.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 15 57.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bokarina (State Suburbs), there were 26 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 42.3%) were male and 15 (or 57.7%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 941 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $941.

Mortgage and rent Bokarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 343 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bokarina (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $343 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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