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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kedron

Code SSC30858 (SSC)
People 8,594
Male 4,177
Female 4,417
Median age 34
Families 2,118
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,899
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,436
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Total 8,594 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,177 48.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,417 51.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 184 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,594 people in Kedron (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 596 6.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 559 6.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 429 5.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 473 5.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 691 8.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 845 9.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 756 8.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 811 9.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 681 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 602 7.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 478 5.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 387 4.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 341 4.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 198 2.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 169 2.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 172 2.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 196 2.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 210 2.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kedron (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,789 39.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 212 3.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 668 9.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 375 5.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,959 42.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kedron (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.8% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kedron (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,572 40.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 803 12.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,039 47.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kedron (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kedron (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 98 4.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 387 15.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 315 12.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 1.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 167 6.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 188 7.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 32 1.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 167 6.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 495 20.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 63 2.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 501 20.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,437 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kedron (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.8% were in primary school, 15.9% in secondary school and 27.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 6,539 76.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,996 24.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 745 9.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 430 5.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,916 60.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kedron (State Suburbs), 60.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kedron % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,224 65.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,245 25.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 257 5.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 220 4.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,946 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,946 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kedron (State Suburbs). Of these 65.2% were employed full time, 25.2% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 414 8.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 397 8.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 437 9.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 929 19.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,294 48.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kedron (State Suburbs), 8.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kedron % 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 Kedron (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 764 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,025 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,436 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kedron (State Suburbs) was $764.

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

Unpaid work Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,293 75.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,872 26.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 632 9.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,394 19.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kedron (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.7% provided care for children and 9.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,959 28.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,096 29.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 736 10.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 497 7.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kedron (State Suburbs), 29.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 802 37.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 937 44.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 324 15.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 56 2.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kedron (State Suburbs), 44.2% were couple families with children, 37.8% were couple families without children and 15.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kedron (State Suburbs) 17.2% of single parents were male and 82.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,340 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,651 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kedron (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,651 and those without children was $2,340.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 536 30.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 56 3.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 412 23.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 252 14.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 57 3.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 186 10.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 121 7.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 114 6.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kedron (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 23.8% 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,469 92.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 280 7.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Kedron (State Suburbs), 92.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,315 66.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 319 9.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 831 24.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kedron (State Suburbs), 66.8% were separate houses, 9.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 24.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 251 7.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,013 29.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,431 41.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 696 20.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 63 1.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kedron (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.2% had 1 bedroom, 29.2% had 2 bedrooms and 41.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 784 22.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,171 33.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,406 40.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 27 0.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 79 2.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kedron (State Suburbs), 22.6% were owned outright, 33.8% were owned with a mortgage and 40.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,097 60.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,111 32.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 261 7.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kedron (State Suburbs), of all households, 60.4% were family households, 32.0% were single person households and 7.5% were group households.

Household income Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kedron (State Suburbs), 21.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.7% 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
None 408 11.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,385 39.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,153 33.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 411 11.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 111 3.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kedron (State Suburbs), 39.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.9% 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 184 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 91 49.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 93 50.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kedron (State Suburbs), there were 184 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 91 (or 49.5%) were male and 93 (or 50.5%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,452 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kedron (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,452.

Mortgage and rent Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,867 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kedron (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,867.

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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