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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mapleton

Code SSC31008 (SSC)
People 1,439
Male 665
Female 774
Median age 52
Families 422
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 728
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $851
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $270
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 Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,439 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 665 46.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 774 53.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 1.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,439 people in Mapleton (State Suburbs) of these 46.2% were male and 53.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 2.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 69 4.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 89 6.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 83 5.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 31 2.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 39 2.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 43 3.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 60 4.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 81 5.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 111 7.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 120 8.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 144 10.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 164 11.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 129 9.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 102 7.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 67 4.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 38 2.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 29 2.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 52 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mapleton (State Suburbs) was 52 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 671 54.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 41 3.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 178 14.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 74 6.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 277 22.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mapleton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.1% were married and 17.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mapleton (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 576 52.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 111 10.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 414 37.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mapleton (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 14 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 76 21.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 1.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 19 5.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 33 9.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 5.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 29 8.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 24 6.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 30 8.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 14 3.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 97 26.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 361 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mapleton (State Suburbs) 25.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 14.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,027 71.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 377 28.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 114 8.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 78 5.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 778 57.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), 57.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 286 47.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 258 43.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 20 3.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 35 5.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 599 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 599 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mapleton (State Suburbs). Of these 47.7% were employed full time, 43.1% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 100 17.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 63 11.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 96 17.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 88 15.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 192 34.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mapleton (State Suburbs), 17.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mapleton (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 449 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,020 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 851 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mapleton (State Suburbs) was $449.

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

Unpaid work Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 961 77.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 265 21.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 144 11.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 357 28.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.4% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 204 16.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 352 28.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 203 16.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 201 16.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mapleton (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 245 58.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 114 27.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 58 13.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mapleton (State Suburbs), 27.1% were couple families with children, 58.2% were couple families without children and 13.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 5.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 94.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mapleton (State Suburbs) 5.4% of single parents were male and 94.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,536 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,562 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,562 and those without children was $1,536.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 33 9.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 27 7.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 54 15.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 42 11.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 36 10.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 122 34.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 2.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 34 9.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 9.2% had both partners employed full-time, 7.6% had both employed part-time and 15.1% 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 Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 608 88.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 81 11.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), 88.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 556 91.1 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 20 3.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 34 5.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mapleton (State Suburbs), 91.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.3% were flats, units or apartments and 5.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 1.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 37 6.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 82 13.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 305 49.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 168 27.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.1% had 1 bedroom, 13.4% had 2 bedrooms and 49.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 285 46.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 172 28.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 135 22.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 15 2.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mapleton (State Suburbs), 46.6% were owned outright, 28.2% were owned with a mortgage and 22.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 414 67.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 173 28.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 23 3.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), of all households, 67.9% were family households, 28.4% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), 33.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.2% 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 Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.2 -- 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 Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.0 -- 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 Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
None 28 4.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 259 42.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 231 37.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 80 13.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 2.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), 42.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.1% 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 Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 72.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 27.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 12 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mapleton (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 72.2%) were male and 5 (or 27.8%) were female. The median age was 12 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,066 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,066.

Mortgage and rent Mapleton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 368 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mapleton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $368 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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