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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Logan Central

Code SSC30960 (SSC)
People 6,172
Male 3,111
Female 3,061
Median age 32
Families 1,459
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 2,308
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $789
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,430
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Total 6,172 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,111 50.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,061 49.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 256 4.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,172 people in Logan Central (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.1% of the population.

Age Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 509 8.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 462 7.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 509 8.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 509 8.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 477 7.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 417 6.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 420 6.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 386 6.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 384 6.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 366 5.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 332 5.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 348 5.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 429 7.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 252 4.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 171 2.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 116 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 52 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 33 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Logan Central (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,694 36.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 262 5.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 547 11.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 265 5.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,919 40.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Logan Central (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 36.1% were married and 17.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Logan Central (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,491 35.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 446 10.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,307 54.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 35.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Logan Central (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 67 3.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 448 20.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 47 2.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 52 2.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 356 16.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 21 1.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 30 1.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 217 9.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 113 5.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 61 2.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 779 35.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,191 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Logan Central (State Suburbs) 35.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.0% were in primary school, 18.6% in secondary school and 15.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,101 50.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,916 53.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 273 5.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 212 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,042 37.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 37.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 53.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,137 52.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 542 24.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 187 8.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 322 14.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,188 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,188 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Logan Central (State Suburbs). Of these 52.0% were employed full time, 24.8% were employed part-time and 14.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 162 8.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 154 8.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 221 11.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 480 25.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 656 35.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 8.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Logan Central (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 373 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 866 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 789 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Logan Central (State Suburbs) was $373.

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

Unpaid work Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,667 56.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,258 26.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 508 10.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 554 11.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.8% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 874 18.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 911 19.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 424 9.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 458 9.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 19.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 382 26.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 599 41.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 436 29.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 43 2.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 41.0% were couple families with children, 26.2% were couple families without children and 29.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Logan Central (State Suburbs) 19.4% of single parents were male and 80.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,538 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,666 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,666 and those without children was $1,538.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 134 13.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 32 3.3 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 95 9.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 200 20.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 81 8.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 321 32.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 66 6.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 51 5.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 9.7% 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,030 94.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 127 5.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 94.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,445 71.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 45 2.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 541 26.6 181,717 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 Logan Central (State Suburbs), 71.1% were separate houses, 2.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 26.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 94 4.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 432 21.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,145 56.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 268 13.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 79 3.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.6% had 1 bedroom, 21.3% had 2 bedrooms and 56.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 414 20.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 454 22.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,058 52.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 92 4.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Logan Central (State Suburbs), 20.4% were owned outright, 22.4% were owned with a mortgage and 52.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,382 68.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 552 27.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 96 4.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.1% were family households, 27.2% were single person households and 4.7% were group households.

Household income Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 34.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.3% 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 77.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 22.7 -- 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,430 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.3 -- 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
None 419 20.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 806 39.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 480 23.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 205 10.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 120 5.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), 39.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.1% 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 Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 258 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 124 48.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 134 51.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Logan Central (State Suburbs), there were 258 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 124 (or 48.1%) were male and 134 (or 51.9%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 854 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $854.

Mortgage and rent Logan Central % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 212 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,059 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Logan Central (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $212 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,059.

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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