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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Fitzgibbon

Code SSC30611 (SSC)
People 3,288
Male 1,523
Female 1,765
Median age 35
Families 941
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 1,504
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,280
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,288 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,523 46.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,765 53.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 72 2.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,288 people in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) of these 46.3% were male and 53.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 271 8.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 182 5.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 155 4.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 169 5.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 201 6.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 337 10.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 315 9.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 258 7.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 229 7.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 208 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 178 5.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 167 5.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 133 4.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 108 3.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 111 3.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 91 2.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 117 3.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 57 1.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,235 46.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 74 2.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 330 12.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 192 7.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 846 31.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 15.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,172 46.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 301 11.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,076 42.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 45 5.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 162 19.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 57 6.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 0.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 93 11.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 42 5.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 2.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 84 10.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 147 17.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 24 2.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 154 18.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 831 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.8% were in primary school, 18.7% in secondary school and 27.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,050 62.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,392 44.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 202 6.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 133 4.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,434 45.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 45.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 44.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,194 68.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 388 22.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 99 5.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 73 4.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,754 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,754 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs). Of these 68.1% were employed full time, 22.1% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 114 6.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 121 7.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 149 8.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 425 25.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 770 45.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 6.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 691 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,620 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,280 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) was $691.

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

Unpaid work Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,954 73.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 738 27.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 258 9.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 417 15.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.5% 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, 15.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 673 25.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 745 27.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 307 11.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 228 8.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 379 40.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 382 40.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 167 17.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 1.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 40.6% were couple families with children, 40.3% were couple families without children and 17.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,107 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,179 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,179 and those without children was $2,107.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 240 31.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 13 1.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 137 18.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 112 14.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 29 3.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 127 16.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 50 6.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 52 6.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.6% had both partners employed full-time, 1.7% had both employed part-time and 18.0% 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 Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,401 94.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 75 5.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,135 81.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 174 12.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 89 6.4 181,717 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 Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 81.0% were separate houses, 12.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 52 3.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 249 17.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 748 53.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 321 22.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 1.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 53.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 366 26.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 557 39.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 446 31.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 28 2.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 26.1% were owned outright, 39.8% were owned with a mortgage and 31.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 921 65.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 424 30.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 54 3.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), of all households, 65.8% were family households, 30.3% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 25.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.9% 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 Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 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 Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.0 -- 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 Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
None 144 10.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 698 49.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 441 31.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 89 6.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 30 2.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), 49.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 6.3% 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 Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 69 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 49.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 35 50.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), there were 69 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 49.3%) were male and 35 (or 50.7%) 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 Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 939 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $939.

Mortgage and rent Fitzgibbon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 340 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Fitzgibbon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $340 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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