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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Fig Tree Pocket

Code SSC30606 (SSC)
People 3,652
Male 1,801
Female 1,851
Median age 39
Families 987
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,185
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $2,710
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,600
Median weekly rent $465
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,652 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,801 49.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,851 50.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 0.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,652 people in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) of these 49.3% were male and 50.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 188 5.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 343 9.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 363 9.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 343 9.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 202 5.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 85 2.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 109 3.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 201 5.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 337 9.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 362 9.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 304 8.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 224 6.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 218 6.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 149 4.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 92 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 59 1.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 52 1.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 24 0.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,731 62.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 55 2.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 135 4.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 77 2.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 761 27.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 62.7% were married and 6.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,606 63.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 103 4.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 830 32.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 48 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 48 years.

Education Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 55 4.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 320 23.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 86 6.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 106 7.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 66 4.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 66 4.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 201 14.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 35 2.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 287 20.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 22 1.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 144 10.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,388 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) 38.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.9% were in primary school, 24.0% in secondary school and 23.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,505 68.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,165 33.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 319 9.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 242 6.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,788 50.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 50.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,067 57.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 644 34.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 87 4.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 54 2.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,852 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,852 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 34.8% were employed part-time and 2.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 284 15.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 194 10.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 161 9.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 168 9.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 900 50.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 15.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 863 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,797 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,710 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) was $863.

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

Unpaid work Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,264 82.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,023 37.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 316 11.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 789 28.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.1% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 729 26.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 784 28.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 404 14.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 346 12.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 28.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 258 26.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 629 63.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 93 9.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 0.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 63.7% were couple families with children, 26.1% were couple families without children and 9.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs) 16.8% of single parents were male and 83.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,704 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,415 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,415 and those without children was $2,704.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 177 19.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 242 27.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 179 20.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 43 4.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 106 11.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 43 4.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 75 8.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 27.2% 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 Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,101 95.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 52 4.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 95.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,091 99.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 0.6 129,429 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 0.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 99.1% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 0.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 21 1.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 269 24.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 789 71.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 1.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 1.9% had 2 bedrooms and 24.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 472 42.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 472 42.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 137 12.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 42.8% were owned outright, 42.8% were owned with a mortgage and 12.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 975 88.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 108 9.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 1.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.6% were family households, 9.8% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 37.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 8.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 37.8% 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 Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 465 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.9 -- 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 Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
None 12 1.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 265 24.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 553 50.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 255 23.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 16 1.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), 24.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 50.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.2% 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 Fig Tree Pocket % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 44.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 55.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 44.4%) were male and 5 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Fig Tree Pocket % 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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

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

In Fig Tree Pocket (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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