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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Cleveland (Qld)

Code SSC30375 (SSC)
People 14,414
Male 6,847
Female 7,567
Median age 46
Families 4,098
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 6,485
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,139
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $345
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 Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 14,414 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,847 47.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 7,567 52.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 180 1.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 14,414 people in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 47.5% were male and 52.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 585 4.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 723 5.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 791 5.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,008 7.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 877 6.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 661 4.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 598 4.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 714 5.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 877 6.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,031 7.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,141 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,112 7.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,113 7.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 873 6.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 689 4.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 563 3.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 580 4.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 478 3.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,199 50.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 430 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,307 10.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,006 8.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,373 27.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.3% were married and 14.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,653 50.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 931 8.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,666 41.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 132 3.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 628 17.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 133 3.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 239 6.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 426 12.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 92 2.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 312 8.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 273 7.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 483 13.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 79 2.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 744 21.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,541 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) 24.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 21.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 9,498 65.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,897 36.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 975 7.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 714 5.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 7,017 51.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 51.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,284 59.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,149 29.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 390 5.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 368 5.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,191 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 7,191 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 59.6% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 783 11.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 590 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 776 11.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,194 17.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,088 45.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 585 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,565 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,139 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $585.

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

Unpaid work Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,907 72.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,062 24.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,416 11.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,367 19.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.9% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,861 23.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,299 26.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,558 12.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,187 9.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 26.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,839 44.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,552 37.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 653 15.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 54 1.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 37.9% were couple families with children, 44.9% were couple families without children and 15.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,190 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,520 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,520 and those without children was $2,190.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 733 21.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 125 3.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 651 19.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 467 13.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 178 5.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 828 24.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 168 5.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 243 7.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 19.2% 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 Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,782 91.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 574 9.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 91.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,802 65.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,368 23.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 602 10.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 0.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 65.7% were separate houses, 23.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 28 0.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 358 6.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 957 16.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,241 38.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,099 36.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 99 1.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.2% had 1 bedroom, 16.6% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,116 36.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,529 26.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,917 33.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 76 1.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 145 2.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 36.6% were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 33.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 4,017 69.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,611 27.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 153 2.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.5% were family households, 27.9% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.3% 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 Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 345 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 586 10.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 2,105 36.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,963 34.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 957 16.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 170 2.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), 36.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.6% 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 Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 181 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 95 52.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 86 47.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 181 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 95 (or 52.5%) were male and 86 (or 47.5%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,562 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,562.

Mortgage and rent Cleveland (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 270 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cleveland (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $270 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,600.

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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