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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Jimboomba

Code SSC30823 (SSC)
People 11,387
Male 5,740
Female 5,647
Median age 33
Families 3,149
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 3,684
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $1,557
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,058
Median weekly rent $355
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Total 11,387 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,740 50.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,647 49.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 240 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,387 people in Jimboomba (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 910 8.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,084 9.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,105 9.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 951 8.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 563 4.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 542 4.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 730 6.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,043 9.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,065 9.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 911 8.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 682 6.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 543 4.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 507 4.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 315 2.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 211 1.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 115 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 70 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 43 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Jimboomba (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,547 54.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 284 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 658 7.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 214 2.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,581 31.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Jimboomba (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.9% were married and 11.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Jimboomba (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,293 55.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 988 12.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,467 31.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Jimboomba (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 146 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,057 28.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 230 6.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 172 4.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 645 17.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 160 4.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 146 3.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 212 5.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 230 6.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 71 1.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 633 17.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,702 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs) 32.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.4% were in primary school, 25.7% in secondary school and 11.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 8,968 78.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,537 23.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 875 8.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 716 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,665 61.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 61.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,636 62.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,519 26.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 339 5.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 334 5.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,828 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,828 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jimboomba (State Suburbs). Of these 62.4% were employed full time, 26.1% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 484 8.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 462 8.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 575 10.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,046 19.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,585 47.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Jimboomba (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 625 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,577 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,557 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jimboomba (State Suburbs) was $625.

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

Unpaid work Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,294 76.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,289 39.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 859 10.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,302 15.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.7% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,875 22.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,299 27.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,148 13.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 973 11.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 973 30.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,746 55.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 418 13.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 0.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 55.4% were couple families with children, 30.9% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs) 20.1% of single parents were male and 79.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,860 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,091 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,091 and those without children was $1,860.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 705 26.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 75 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 669 24.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 487 18.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 94 3.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 324 11.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 178 6.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 181 6.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 24.7% 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 Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,388 94.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 210 5.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,332 98.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 0.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 39 1.2 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 0.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 98.3% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 0.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 142 4.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 970 28.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,201 64.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 42 1.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 4.2% had 2 bedrooms and 28.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 663 19.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,095 61.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 546 16.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 14 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 70 2.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 19.6% were owned outright, 61.8% were owned with a mortgage and 16.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,010 88.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 309 9.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 69 2.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.8% were family households, 9.1% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 13.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.7% 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 Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 355 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.9 -- 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 Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
None 39 1.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 616 18.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,499 44.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,150 33.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 84 2.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), 18.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.9% 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 Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 240 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 116 48.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 124 51.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Jimboomba (State Suburbs), there were 240 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 116 (or 48.3%) were male and 124 (or 51.7%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Jimboomba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 348 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Jimboomba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $348 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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