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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Koumala

Code SSC30903 (SSC)
People 789
Male 446
Female 343
Median age 44
Families 223
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 364
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,369
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $25
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Total 789 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 446 56.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 343 43.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 2.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 789 people in Koumala (State Suburbs) of these 56.5% were male and 43.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 55 7.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 34 4.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 57 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 45 5.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 35 4.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 54 6.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 50 6.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 32 4.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 60 7.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 64 8.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 85 10.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 80 10.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 60 7.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 27 3.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 3.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 15 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Koumala (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 364 56.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 2.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 70 10.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 3.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 170 26.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Koumala (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.6% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 60 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Koumala (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 311 55.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 57 10.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 190 34.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Koumala (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Koumala (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 48 25.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5 2.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 36 18.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 3.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 3.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 5 2.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 72 37.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 191 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Koumala (State Suburbs) 24.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.3% were in primary school, 24.1% in secondary school and 5.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 689 87.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 49 6.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 31 4.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 18 2.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 618 86.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Koumala (State Suburbs), 86.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Koumala % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 297 68.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 88 20.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 31 7.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 4.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 434 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 434 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Koumala (State Suburbs). Of these 68.4% were employed full time, 20.3% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 37 8.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 4.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 27 6.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 53 12.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 246 59.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Koumala (State Suburbs), 8.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 59.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Koumala (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 608 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,769 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,369 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Koumala (State Suburbs) was $608.

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

Unpaid work Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 410 63.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 184 28.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 55 8.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 112 17.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Koumala (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 8.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 96 15.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 138 21.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 82 12.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 93 14.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Koumala (State Suburbs), 21.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 91 40.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 103 46.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 26 11.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Koumala (State Suburbs), 46.2% were couple families with children, 40.8% were couple families without children and 11.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Koumala (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,562 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Koumala (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,562 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 55 28.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 2.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 40 20.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 33 17.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 24 12.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 5.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 27 13.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Koumala (State Suburbs), of couple families, 28.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.1% had both employed part-time and 20.6% 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 Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 281 84.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 50 15.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Koumala (State Suburbs), 84.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 268 94.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 1.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 11 3.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Koumala (State Suburbs), 94.7% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 7.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 39 13.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 139 49.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 70 24.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 3.9 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 Koumala (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.4% had 1 bedroom, 13.8% had 2 bedrooms and 49.1% 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 Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 115 40.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 103 36.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 49 17.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 2.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 4.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Koumala (State Suburbs), 40.4% were owned outright, 36.1% were owned with a mortgage and 17.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 216 76.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 66 23.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Koumala (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.6% were family households, 23.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Koumala (State Suburbs), 24.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.2% 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 Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 25 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.9 -- 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 Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
None 11 3.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 57 20.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 104 36.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 98 34.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 13 4.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Koumala (State Suburbs), 20.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.6% 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 Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 10 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Koumala (State Suburbs), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 10 (or 50.0%) were male and 10 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Koumala % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Koumala (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Koumala % 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 1,700 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Koumala (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 $1,700.

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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