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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kia Ora (Qld)

Code SSC30874 (SSC)
People 501
Male 253
Female 248
Median age 48
Families 141
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 286
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $711
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,307
Median weekly rent $163
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 501 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 253 50.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 248 49.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 2.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 501 people in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 3.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 44 8.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 23 4.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 29 5.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 11 2.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 18 3.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 3.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 5.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 29 5.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 39 7.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 49 9.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 54 10.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 63 12.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 27 5.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 28 5.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 3.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 208 49.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 19 4.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 62 14.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 3.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 113 27.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.9% were married and 18.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 188 51.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 45 12.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 134 36.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 37 27.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 4.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 4.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 11.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 4.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 2.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 2.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 4.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 49 36.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 136 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) 27.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.5% were in primary school, 18.2% in secondary school and 5.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 408 81.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 63 13.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 30 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 335 73.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 73.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 105 52.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 67 33.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 12 6.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 15 7.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 199 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 199 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 52.8% were employed full time, 33.7% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 11.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 23 12.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 26 14.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 26 14.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 78 41.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

Occupation Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 393 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 890 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 711 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $393.

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

Unpaid work Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 302 72.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 105 25.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 60 14.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 75 18.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.1% provided care for children and 14.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 70 16.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 91 21.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 74 17.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 71 16.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 21.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 80 56.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 39 27.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 22 15.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.7% were couple families with children, 56.7% were couple families without children and 15.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs) 30.4% of single parents were male and 69.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,343 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,083 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,083 and those without children was $1,343.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 17 14.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 5.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 20 17.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 11.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 6.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 43 36.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 6.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 2.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% had both employed part-time and 17.1% 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 Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 197 78.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 55 21.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 78.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 189 95.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 4.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 95.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 8.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 19.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 90 45.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 45 22.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.0 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 Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.6% had 1 bedroom, 19.7% had 2 bedrooms and 45.5% 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 Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 89 45.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 59 29.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 46 23.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 45.2% were owned outright, 29.9% were owned with a mortgage and 23.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 144 72.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 51 25.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.7% were family households, 25.8% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 42.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 42.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.1% 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 Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 163 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,307 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.3 -- 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 Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 9 4.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 64 32.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 85 42.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 37 18.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), 32.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.7% 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 Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 14 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 78.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 21.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 44 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 14 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 78.6%) were male and 3 (or 21.4%) were female. The median age was 44 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Kia Ora (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,360 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kia Ora (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,360.

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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