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2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kingsthorpe

Code SSC30887 (SSC)
People 1,820
Male 911
Female 909
Median age 37
Families 525
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 707
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,252
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,820 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 911 50.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 909 49.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 63 3.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,820 people in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.5% of the population.

Age Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 154 8.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 138 7.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 141 7.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 115 6.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 93 5.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 116 6.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 98 5.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 116 6.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 140 7.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 137 7.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 144 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 115 6.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 107 5.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 90 4.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 59 3.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 32 1.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 18 1.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 817 58.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 38 2.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 94 6.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 44 3.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 393 28.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.9% were married and 9.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 737 58.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 149 11.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 369 29.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 17 3.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 148 30.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 27 5.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 16 3.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 82 16.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 3.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 11 2.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 23 4.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 28 5.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 11 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 103 21.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 484 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) 26.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.8% were in primary school, 23.0% in secondary school and 10.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,638 90.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 111 6.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 72 4.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 67 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,453 85.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 85.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 590 65.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 217 23.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 62 6.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 39 4.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 908 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 908 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs). Of these 65.0% were employed full time, 23.9% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 65 7.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 63 7.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 90 10.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 158 18.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 426 49.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 7.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 564 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,381 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,252 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) was $564.

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

Unpaid work Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,000 72.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 446 32.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 136 9.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 228 16.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.2% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 247 17.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 376 27.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 190 13.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 190 13.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 239 45.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 227 43.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 55 10.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 43.3% were couple families with children, 45.6% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs) 11.3% of single parents were male and 88.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,675 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,874 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,874 and those without children was $1,675.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 96 20.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 1.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 90 19.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 90 19.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 20 4.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 77 16.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 37 7.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 49 10.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 1.5% had both employed part-time and 19.3% 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 Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 636 93.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 41 6.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 93.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 635 100.0 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 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 3.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 349 55.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 240 37.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 2.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 3.8% had 2 bedrooms and 55.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 189 29.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 322 50.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 105 16.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 2.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 29.7% were owned outright, 50.6% were owned with a mortgage and 16.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 510 80.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 112 17.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 1.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.6% were family households, 17.7% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 18.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.5% 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 Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 0.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 164 25.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 301 47.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 145 22.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 3.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), 25.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.9% 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 Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 65 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 47.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 34 52.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), there were 65 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 47.7%) were male and 34 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,656 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,656.

Mortgage and rent Kingsthorpe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kingsthorpe (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $975.

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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