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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kangaroo Point (Qld)

Code SSC30845 (SSC)
People 7,000
Male 3,619
Female 3,381
Median age 35
Families 1,481
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 3,991
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $1,679
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 7,000 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,619 51.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,381 48.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 41 0.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,000 people in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 179 2.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 114 1.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 130 1.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 225 3.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 804 11.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,231 17.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 804 11.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 538 7.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 403 5.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 391 5.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 423 6.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 428 6.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 452 6.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 306 4.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 188 2.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 100 1.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 118 1.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 164 2.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 6.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,030 30.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 228 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 668 10.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 284 4.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,367 51.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 30.9% were married and 13.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,573 29.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 856 16.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,825 53.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 29.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 32 1.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 74 3.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 45 2.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 19 0.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 34 1.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 39 1.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 31 1.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 182 8.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 624 30.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 93 4.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 875 42.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,048 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 6.7% were in primary school, 5.0% in secondary school and 39.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,717 53.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,720 44.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 398 6.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 293 4.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,702 44.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 44.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 44.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,936 67.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,012 23.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 193 4.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 227 5.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,368 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,368 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 67.2% were employed full time, 23.2% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 305 7.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 361 8.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 343 8.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 681 16.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,251 54.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 7.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 54.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 910 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,148 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,679 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $910.

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

Unpaid work Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,388 66.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 775 11.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 458 7.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,201 18.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 11.8% provided care for children and 7.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,057 31.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,677 25.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 433 6.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 218 3.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 994 67.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 274 18.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 150 10.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 63 4.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 18.5% were couple families with children, 67.1% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs) 25.5% of single parents were male and 74.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,437 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,100 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,100 and those without children was $2,437.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 408 32.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 68 5.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 198 15.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 189 14.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 66 5.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 138 10.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 72 5.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 126 10.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 32.3% had both partners employed full-time, 5.4% had both employed part-time and 15.7% 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 Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,059 86.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 476 13.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 86.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 509 16.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 109 3.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,411 78.8 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 24 0.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 16.6% were separate houses, 3.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 78.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 75 2.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 511 16.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,347 44.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 843 27.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 213 7.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 70 2.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 16.7% had 1 bedroom, 44.0% had 2 bedrooms and 27.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.2. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 571 18.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 575 18.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,831 59.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 70 2.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 18.7% were owned outright, 18.8% were owned with a mortgage and 59.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,467 48.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,150 37.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 440 14.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 48.0% were family households, 37.6% were single person households and 14.4% were group households.

Household income Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 17.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.1% 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 Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.9 -- 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 Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 493 16.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,469 48.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 813 26.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 192 6.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 91 3.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), 48.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.6% 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 Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 37 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 56.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 16 43.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 38 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 37 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 56.8%) were male and 16 (or 43.2%) were female. The median age was 38 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 875 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $875.

Mortgage and rent Kangaroo Point (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 373 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kangaroo Point (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $373 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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