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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mudgeeraba

Code SSC31175 (SSC)
People 13,204
Male 6,434
Female 6,770
Median age 36
Families 3,735
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,879
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,294
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,056
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Total 13,204 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 6,434 48.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,770 51.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 130 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 13,204 people in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 992 7.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,028 7.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,042 7.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 998 7.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 685 5.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 740 5.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 911 6.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 981 7.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,074 8.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 948 7.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 900 6.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 748 5.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 735 5.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 515 3.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 426 3.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 256 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 142 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 83 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,186 51.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 396 3.9 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,049 10.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 345 3.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,166 31.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 51.1% were married and 14.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,860 51.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,014 10.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,581 37.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 227 5.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,003 24.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 79 1.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 357 8.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 484 11.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 112 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 336 8.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 256 6.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 474 11.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 117 2.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 637 15.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,082 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) 30.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.3% were in primary school, 22.8% in secondary school and 17.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 9,114 69.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,137 33.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,062 8.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 934 7.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,409 51.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 51.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,827 56.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,212 32.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 329 4.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 459 6.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,827 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 6,827 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs). Of these 56.1% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 6.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 783 12.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 635 10.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 798 12.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,114 17.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,713 42.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 577 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,386 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,294 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) was $577.

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

Unpaid work Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,662 75.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,465 34.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,100 10.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,843 18.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.2% 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, 18.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,362 23.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,900 28.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,288 12.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,110 10.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 28.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,231 33.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,783 47.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 678 18.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 43 1.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 47.7% were couple families with children, 33.0% were couple families without children and 18.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs) 17.0% of single parents were male and 83.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,890 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,008 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,008 and those without children was $1,890.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 643 21.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 145 4.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 702 23.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 483 16.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 177 5.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 505 16.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 174 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 187 6.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 23.3% 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 Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,469 94.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 261 5.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 94.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,640 81.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 693 15.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 102 2.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 35 0.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 81.4% were separate houses, 15.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 39 0.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 191 4.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,266 50.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,913 42.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 47 1.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 4.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,071 24.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,988 44.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,334 29.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 20 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 56 1.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 24.0% were owned outright, 44.5% were owned with a mortgage and 29.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,625 81.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 675 15.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 171 3.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.1% were family households, 15.1% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 17.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.8% 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 Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 380 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.8 -- 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 Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,056 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.0 -- 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 Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
None 104 2.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,390 31.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,975 44.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 915 20.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 85 1.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), 31.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.5% 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 Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 130 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 70 53.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 60 46.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), there were 130 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 70 (or 53.8%) were male and 60 (or 46.2%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,187 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,187.

Mortgage and rent Mudgeeraba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 385 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mudgeeraba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $385 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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