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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Morningside

Code SSC31105 (SSC)
People 9,399
Male 4,620
Female 4,779
Median age 32
Families 2,349
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 4,440
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,696
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Total 9,399 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,620 49.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,779 50.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 152 1.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,399 people in Morningside (State Suburbs) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 588 6.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 409 4.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 372 4.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 423 4.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 997 10.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,388 14.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,096 11.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 873 9.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 725 7.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 551 5.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 477 5.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 401 4.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 310 3.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 207 2.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 163 1.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 145 1.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 143 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 130 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Morningside (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,726 33.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 240 3.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 741 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 303 3.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,021 50.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Morningside (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 33.9% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Morningside (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,522 34.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,155 15.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,686 50.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Morningside (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 34.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Morningside (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 113 4.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 329 13.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 173 7.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 21 0.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 124 5.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 134 5.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 63 2.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 227 9.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 640 25.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 105 4.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 550 22.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,479 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Morningside (State Suburbs) 26.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.1% were in primary school, 12.9% in secondary school and 35.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 6,700 71.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,650 29.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 800 9.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 507 5.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,904 55.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Morningside (State Suburbs), 55.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Morningside % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,194 69.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,350 22.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 276 4.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 237 3.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,057 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,057 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Morningside (State Suburbs). Of these 69.2% were employed full time, 22.3% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 395 6.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 459 7.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 496 8.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,166 20.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,031 52.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Morningside (State Suburbs), 6.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Morningside (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 874 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,090 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,696 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Morningside (State Suburbs) was $874.

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

Unpaid work Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,125 76.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,876 23.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 577 7.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,593 19.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Morningside (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.4% provided care for children and 7.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,594 32.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,346 29.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 709 8.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 477 5.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Morningside (State Suburbs), 29.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,073 45.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 817 34.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 364 15.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 96 4.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Morningside (State Suburbs), 34.8% were couple families with children, 45.7% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.9 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.1 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Morningside (State Suburbs) 18.9% of single parents were male and 81.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,431 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,847 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Morningside (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,847 and those without children was $2,431.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 685 36.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 64 3.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 412 21.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 295 15.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 46 2.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 149 7.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 113 6.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 126 6.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Morningside (State Suburbs), of couple families, 36.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 21.8% 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 Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,969 92.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 324 7.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Morningside (State Suburbs), 92.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,896 47.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,157 29.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 910 22.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Morningside (State Suburbs), 47.8% were separate houses, 29.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 22.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 17 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 220 5.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,287 32.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,738 43.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 647 16.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 59 1.5 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Morningside (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.5% had 1 bedroom, 32.4% had 2 bedrooms and 43.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 679 17.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,228 30.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,981 49.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 11 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 69 1.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Morningside (State Suburbs), 17.1% were owned outright, 30.9% were owned with a mortgage and 49.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,325 58.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,144 28.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 498 12.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Morningside (State Suburbs), of all households, 58.6% were family households, 28.8% were single person households and 12.6% were group households.

Household income Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Morningside (State Suburbs), 16.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.8% 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 Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.2 -- 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 Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 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 Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
None 392 9.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,706 43.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,332 33.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 432 10.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 106 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Morningside (State Suburbs), 43.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.9% 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 Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 153 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 78 51.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 75 49.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Morningside (State Suburbs), there were 153 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 78 (or 51.0%) were male and 75 (or 49.0%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,573 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Morningside (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,573.

Mortgage and rent Morningside % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 333 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,525 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Morningside (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $333 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,525.

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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