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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Koongal

Code SSC30899 (SSC)
People 4,728
Male 2,383
Female 2,345
Median age 31
Families 1,242
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,878
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,136
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $235
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,728 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,383 50.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,345 49.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 515 10.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,728 people in Koongal (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 10.9% of the population.

Age Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 380 8.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 371 7.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 346 7.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 328 6.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 357 7.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 405 8.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 352 7.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 331 7.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 295 6.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 288 6.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 280 5.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 260 5.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 221 4.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 172 3.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 119 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 99 2.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 70 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 55 1.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Koongal (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,599 44.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 144 4.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 299 8.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 181 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,410 38.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Koongal (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.0% were married and 12.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Koongal (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,393 43.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 409 12.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,405 43.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Koongal (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Koongal (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 55 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 346 24.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 66 4.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 40 2.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 179 12.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 66 4.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 29 2.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 108 7.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 108 7.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 28 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 395 27.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,420 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Koongal (State Suburbs) 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.8% were in primary school, 19.4% in secondary school and 15.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,882 82.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 629 14.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 187 4.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 156 3.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,409 77.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Koongal (State Suburbs), 77.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Koongal % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,482 63.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 578 24.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 148 6.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 123 5.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,331 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,331 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Koongal (State Suburbs). Of these 63.6% were employed full time, 24.8% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 197 8.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 163 7.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 214 9.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 585 26.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 897 40.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Koongal (State Suburbs), 8.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Koongal (State Suburbs) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 591 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,320 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,136 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Koongal (State Suburbs) was $591.

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

Unpaid work Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,473 68.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,110 30.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 367 10.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 509 14.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Koongal (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 706 19.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 903 24.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 447 12.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 418 11.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Koongal (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 419 33.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 520 41.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 265 21.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 37 3.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Koongal (State Suburbs), 41.9% were couple families with children, 33.8% were couple families without children and 21.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Koongal (State Suburbs) 18.2% of single parents were male and 81.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,811 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,965 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Koongal (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,965 and those without children was $1,811.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 223 23.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 26 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 177 18.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 173 18.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 47 5.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 149 15.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 54 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 90 9.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Koongal (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 18.8% 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 Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,646 90.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 171 9.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Koongal (State Suburbs), 90.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,474 89.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 0.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 168 10.2 181,717 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 Koongal (State Suburbs), 89.5% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 33 2.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 291 17.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 932 56.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 326 19.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 61 3.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Koongal (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.7% had 2 bedrooms and 56.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 429 26.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 539 32.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 593 36.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 75 4.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Koongal (State Suburbs), 26.1% were owned outright, 32.8% were owned with a mortgage and 36.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,195 72.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 386 23.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 64 3.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Koongal (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.6% were family households, 23.5% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Koongal (State Suburbs), 26.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.2% 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 Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 235 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.1 -- 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 Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
None 123 7.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 589 35.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 587 35.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 257 15.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 92 5.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Koongal (State Suburbs), 35.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.6% 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 Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 516 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 245 47.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 271 52.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Koongal (State Suburbs), there were 516 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 245 (or 47.5%) were male and 271 (or 52.5%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,077 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Koongal (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,077.

Mortgage and rent Koongal % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 223 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Koongal (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $223 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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