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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Glenden

Code SSC30661 (SSC)
People 1,308
Male 706
Female 602
Median age 28
Families 306
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 656
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,715
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $30
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,308 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 706 54.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 602 46.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 31 2.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,308 people in Glenden (State Suburbs) of these 54.0% were male and 46.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

Age Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 176 13.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 162 12.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 91 7.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 71 5.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 71 5.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 130 9.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 129 9.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 159 12.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 109 8.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 71 5.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 57 4.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 47 3.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 21 1.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 8 0.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 0 0.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.3 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 28 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glenden (State Suburbs) was 28 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 32.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 1.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 498 56.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 41 4.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 50 5.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 0.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 285 32.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glenden (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.5% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 38 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 46 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 54 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glenden (State Suburbs) was 38 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 441 60.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 121 16.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 173 23.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Glenden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 37 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glenden (State Suburbs) was 37 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 23 5.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 191 42.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 68 15.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 0.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 18 4.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 32 7.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 8 1.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 108 23.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 452 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glenden (State Suburbs) 34.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.2% were in primary school, 15.7% in secondary school and 11.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,068 81.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 167 14.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 69 5.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 42 3.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 918 76.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Glenden (State Suburbs), 76.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Glenden % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 483 70.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 143 20.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 46 6.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 1.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 685 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 685 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glenden (State Suburbs). Of these 70.5% were employed full time, 20.9% were employed part-time and 1.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 61 9.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 40 5.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 42 6.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 42 6.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 441 65.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glenden (State Suburbs), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 65.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 32 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glenden (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 32 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,319 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,770 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,715 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glenden (State Suburbs) was $1,319.

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

Unpaid work Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 647 73.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 414 46.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 37 4.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 168 19.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Glenden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 46.9% provided care for children and 4.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 209 23.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 210 23.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 97 11.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 128 14.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glenden (State Suburbs), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 79 25.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 204 66.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 21 6.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glenden (State Suburbs), 66.4% were couple families with children, 25.7% were couple families without children and 6.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Glenden (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 3,107 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,973 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenden (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,973 and those without children was $3,107.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 63 22.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 1.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 82 28.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 92 32.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 2.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 0 0.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 25 8.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 4.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Glenden (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.1% had both partners employed full-time, 1.4% had both employed part-time and 28.8% 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 Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 380 64.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 206 35.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Glenden (State Suburbs), 64.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 35.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 319 83.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 38 10.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 5.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenden (State Suburbs), 83.9% were separate houses, 10.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 40 10.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 3.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 253 66.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 70 18.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.1 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 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glenden (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 10.5% had 1 bedroom, 3.4% had 2 bedrooms and 66.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4 1.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 366 96.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 1.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenden (State Suburbs), 1.1% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 96.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 304 80.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 62 16.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 3.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Glenden (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.0% were family households, 16.3% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 2.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 26.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenden (State Suburbs), 2.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 26.4% 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 Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 30 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.1 -- 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 Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 1.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 109 28.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 194 51.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 66 17.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 1.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Glenden (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 51.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.5% 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 Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 33 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 69.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 30.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glenden (State Suburbs), there were 33 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 69.7%) were male and 10 (or 30.3%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 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 Glenden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

Mortgage and rent Glenden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 30 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Glenden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $30 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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