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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Newmarket

Code SSC31220 (SSC)
People 4,444
Male 2,142
Female 2,302
Median age 32
Families 1,032
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,014
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,565
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,200
Median weekly rent $320
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 Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,444 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,142 48.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,302 51.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 58 1.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,444 people in Newmarket (State Suburbs) of these 48.2% were male and 51.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 245 5.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 240 5.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 245 5.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 273 6.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 566 12.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 491 11.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 367 8.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 333 7.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 339 7.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 307 6.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 248 5.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 218 4.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 146 3.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 108 2.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 81 1.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 66 1.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 73 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 96 2.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Newmarket (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,318 35.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 75 2.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 303 8.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 157 4.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,856 50.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Newmarket (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 35.5% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Newmarket (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,219 35.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 440 12.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,759 51.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 35.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Newmarket (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 47 3.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 187 12.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 140 9.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 1.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 83 5.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 73 5.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 66 4.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 87 6.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 517 35.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 51 3.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 195 13.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,460 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Newmarket (State Suburbs) 32.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.4% were in primary school, 15.1% in secondary school and 41.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,374 76.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,056 24.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 387 9.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 291 6.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,535 59.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), 59.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,630 60.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 797 29.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 124 4.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 137 5.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,688 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,688 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Newmarket (State Suburbs). Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 29.7% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 311 12.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 262 10.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 223 8.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 440 17.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,191 46.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Newmarket (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 31 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Newmarket (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 31 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 760 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,266 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,565 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Newmarket (State Suburbs) was $760.

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

Unpaid work Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,915 78.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 946 25.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 363 9.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 913 24.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.5% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,204 32.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,097 29.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 362 9.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 253 6.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Newmarket (State Suburbs), 29.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 397 38.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 450 43.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 137 13.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 48 4.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Newmarket (State Suburbs), 43.6% were couple families with children, 38.5% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Newmarket (State Suburbs) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,394 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,095 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,095 and those without children was $2,394.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 255 30.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 38 4.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 229 26.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 104 12.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 39 4.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 84 9.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 55 6.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 47 5.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 26.9% 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 Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,787 91.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 174 8.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,028 57.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 255 14.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 499 27.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Newmarket (State Suburbs), 57.6% were separate houses, 14.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 27.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 19 1.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 153 8.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 557 31.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 600 33.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 438 24.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 19 1.1 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 8.6% had 1 bedroom, 31.2% had 2 bedrooms and 33.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 400 22.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 515 28.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 818 45.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 24 1.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 30 1.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Newmarket (State Suburbs), 22.4% were owned outright, 28.8% were owned with a mortgage and 45.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,021 57.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 531 29.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 235 13.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.1% were family households, 29.7% were single person households and 13.2% were group households.

Household income Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), 18.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 18.7% 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 Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 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 Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,200 -- 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 Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
None 232 13.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 744 41.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 530 29.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 243 13.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 37 2.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.6% 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 Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 59 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 40.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 35 59.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Newmarket (State Suburbs), there were 59 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 40.7%) were male and 35 (or 59.3%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 959 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $959.

Mortgage and rent Newmarket % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Newmarket (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 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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