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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kenmore

Code SSC30863 (SSC)
People 8,483
Male 4,132
Female 4,351
Median age 39
Families 2,401
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,174
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,916
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,100
Median weekly rent $415
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Total 8,483 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,132 48.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,351 51.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 0.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,483 people in Kenmore (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.3% of the population.

Age Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 543 6.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 575 6.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 580 6.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 582 6.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 528 6.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 386 4.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 480 5.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 606 7.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 682 8.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 602 7.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 534 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 449 5.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 454 5.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 474 5.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 371 4.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 284 3.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 204 2.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 149 1.8 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kenmore (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,918 57.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 137 2.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 485 7.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 327 4.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,917 28.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kenmore (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.8% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kenmore (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,590 57.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 393 6.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,320 36.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kenmore (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 151 5.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 569 21.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 167 6.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 77 2.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 314 11.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 95 3.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 154 5.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 120 4.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 657 24.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 46 1.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 342 12.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,692 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kenmore (State Suburbs) 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.2% were in primary school, 20.9% in secondary school and 28.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 5,596 66.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,907 35.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 662 8.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 514 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,039 49.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), 49.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 35.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,593 58.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,397 31.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 233 5.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 204 4.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,427 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,427 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kenmore (State Suburbs). Of these 58.6% were employed full time, 31.6% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 551 13.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 423 10.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 420 10.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 634 15.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,967 46.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kenmore (State Suburbs), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kenmore (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 758 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,196 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,916 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kenmore (State Suburbs) was $758.

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

Unpaid work Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,541 81.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,182 32.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 704 10.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,886 27.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 81.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.2% 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, 27.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,684 24.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,112 31.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,014 14.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 730 10.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kenmore (State Suburbs), 31.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 876 36.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,171 48.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 312 13.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 42 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kenmore (State Suburbs), 48.8% were couple families with children, 36.5% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kenmore (State Suburbs) 22.7% of single parents were male and 77.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,666 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,008 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,008 and those without children was $2,666.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 442 21.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 63 3.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 503 24.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 329 16.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 99 4.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 383 18.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 109 5.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 121 5.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 24.5% 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 Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,966 96.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 122 4.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), 96.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,581 87.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 370 12.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 12 0.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kenmore (State Suburbs), 87.0% were separate houses, 12.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 0.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 89 3.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,296 43.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,550 52.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 18 0.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.4% had 1 bedroom, 3.0% had 2 bedrooms and 43.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,199 40.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,213 40.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 509 17.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 28 0.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kenmore (State Suburbs), 40.4% were owned outright, 40.9% were owned with a mortgage and 17.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,354 79.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 507 17.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 105 3.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.4% were family households, 17.1% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), 13.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.6% 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 Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 415 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.2 -- 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 Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
None 133 4.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,050 35.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,309 44.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 435 14.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 39 1.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), 35.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.7% 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 Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 53.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 46.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kenmore (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 53.3%) were male and 14 (or 46.7%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Kenmore % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 488 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,820 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kenmore (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $488 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,820.

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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