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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Cecil Plains

Code SSC30341 (SSC)
People 678
Male 360
Female 318
Median age 39
Families 177
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 309
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,060
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $110
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Total 678 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 360 53.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 318 46.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 28 4.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 678 people in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) of these 53.1% were male and 46.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.1% of the population.

Age Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 51 7.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 58 8.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 63 9.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 59 8.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 22 3.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 29 4.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 35 5.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 47 6.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 44 6.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 50 7.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 47 6.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 47 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 47 6.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 42 6.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 1.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 15 2.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 303 59.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 25 4.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 3.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 142 28.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.6% were married and 8.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 47 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 271 60.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 38 8.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 139 31.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 14 6.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 30.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 3.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 3.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 45 22.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 2.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 6.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 4.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 39 19.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 203 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.0% were in primary school, 31.0% in secondary school and 5.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 592 87.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 56 8.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 31 4.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 8 1.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 548 85.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 85.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 216 70.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 69 22.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 20 6.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 308 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 308 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs). Of these 70.1% were employed full time, 22.4% were employed part-time and 1.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 23 7.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 21 7.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 30 9.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 184 60.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 7.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 60.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 52 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 52 years.

Occupation Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 526 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,169 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,060 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

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

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

Unpaid work Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 348 68.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 144 28.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 59 11.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 127 24.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.2% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 97 18.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 118 23.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 59 11.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 77 15.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 23.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 82 46.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 76 43.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 17 9.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 43.4% were couple families with children, 46.9% were couple families without children and 9.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 52.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 47.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs) 52.6% of single parents were male and 47.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,375 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,375 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 36 22.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 4.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 35 22.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 32 20.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 5.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 24 15.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 4.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 5.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 22.3% 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 Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 231 80.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 55 19.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 80.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 224 97.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 97.4% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 10.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 109 47.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 88 38.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 10.9% had 2 bedrooms and 47.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 75 32.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 47 20.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 97 42.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 3.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 32.6% were owned outright, 20.4% were owned with a mortgage and 42.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 177 76.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 51 22.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 1.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.3% were family households, 22.0% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 22.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.4% 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 Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 110 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 3.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 65 28.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 82 35.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 70 30.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), 28.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.3% 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 Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 55.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 44.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 55.6%) were male and 12 (or 44.4%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,025 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,025.

Mortgage and rent Cecil Plains % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 120 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cecil Plains (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $120 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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