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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Carina (Qld)

Code SSC30326 (SSC)
People 10,301
Male 4,876
Female 5,425
Median age 34
Families 2,750
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 4,377
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,508
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $375
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 10,301 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,876 47.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,425 52.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 152 1.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,301 people in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 723 7.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 579 5.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 521 5.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 552 5.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 831 8.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 978 9.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 956 9.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 914 8.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 695 6.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 634 6.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 536 5.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 492 4.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 462 4.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 343 3.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 314 3.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 257 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 257 2.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 258 2.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,662 43.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 233 2.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 778 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 523 6.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,287 38.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.2% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,332 43.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 953 12.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,426 44.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 125 4.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 488 17.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 218 7.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 50 1.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 241 8.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 156 5.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 50 1.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 238 8.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 534 19.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 96 3.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 611 21.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,807 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) 27.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.9% were in primary school, 15.9% in secondary school and 27.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,371 71.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,946 30.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 789 8.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 557 5.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,384 55.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 55.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,728 65.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,430 25.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 320 5.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 247 4.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,725 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,725 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 65.1% were employed full time, 25.0% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 503 9.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 426 7.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 502 9.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,090 19.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,636 48.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 9.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

Occupation Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 726 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,797 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,508 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $726.

Travel to work, top responses Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,312 74.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,354 27.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 816 9.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,611 19.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.8% 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, 19.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,214 26.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,491 29.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 928 10.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 681 8.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,085 39.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,114 40.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 483 17.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 69 2.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 40.5% were couple families with children, 39.4% were couple families without children and 17.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs) 21.1% of single parents were male and 78.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,316 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,439 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,439 and those without children was $2,316.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 612 27.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 66 3.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 482 21.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 304 13.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 85 3.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 351 16.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 152 6.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 145 6.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,923 93.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 275 6.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 93.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,564 65.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,232 31.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 128 3.3 181,717 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 Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 65.3% were separate houses, 31.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 75 1.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 618 15.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,339 59.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 831 21.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 59 1.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 15.7% had 2 bedrooms and 59.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,112 28.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,264 32.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,454 37.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 86 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.3% were owned outright, 32.2% were owned with a mortgage and 37.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,700 68.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 958 24.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 266 6.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.8% were family households, 24.4% were single person households and 6.8% were group households.

Household income Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 18.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.7% 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 Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 375 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 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 Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 296 7.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,577 40.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,447 36.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 519 13.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 87 2.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), 40.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.2% 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 Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 152 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 66 43.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 86 56.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 152 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 66 (or 43.4%) were male and 86 (or 56.6%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,625 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,625.

Mortgage and rent Carina (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 365 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Carina (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $365 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,383.

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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