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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Parklands (Qld)

Code SSC31301 (SSC)
People 235
Male 126
Female 109
Median age 35
Families 58
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 85
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $963
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 235 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 126 53.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 109 46.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 4.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 235 people in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 53.6% were male and 46.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.7% of the population.

Age Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 5.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 9.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 15 6.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 23 9.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 4.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 5.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 6.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 13 5.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 10.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 10 4.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 19 8.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 16 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 12 5.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 6 2.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 3.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 3.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 2.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 74 39.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 4.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 22 11.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 5.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 74 39.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.2% were married and 15.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 63 39.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 23 14.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 75 46.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 18.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 5.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 3.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 19.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 3.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 3.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 11.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 25 32.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 76 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) 32.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.6% were in primary school, 27.6% in secondary school and 11.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 186 80.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 23 10.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 5.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 13 6.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 169 78.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 78.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 45 41.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 35 32.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 12.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 15 13.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 109 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 109 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 41.3% were employed full time, 32.1% were employed part-time and 13.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 13 13.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 16 16.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 9 9.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 13 13.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 35 35.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 16.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 35.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

Occupation Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 410 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 971 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 963 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $410.

Travel to work, top responses Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 139 73.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 55 29.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 29 15.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 22 11.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 15.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 47 24.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 45 23.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 25 13.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 24 12.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 12 21.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 33 57.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 21.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 57.9% were couple families with children, 21.1% were couple families without children and 21.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs) 20.0% of single parents were male and 80.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 0 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $0.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7 16.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7 16.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 7 16.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 11.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 8 18.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 9.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 11.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 16.3% 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 Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 70 86.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 11 13.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 86.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 68 95.8 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 3 4.2 181,717 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 Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 95.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 19.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 38 53.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 19 26.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 19.7% had 2 bedrooms and 53.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 20 27.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 54.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 13 18.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.8% were owned outright, 54.2% were owned with a mortgage and 18.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 57 79.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 11 15.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 5.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.2% were family households, 15.3% were single person households and 5.6% were group households.

Household income Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 22.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.0% 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 Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.3 -- 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 Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 5 7.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 16 22.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 24 33.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 22 31.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 5.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 22.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.0% 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 Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 45.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 54.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 45.5%) were male and 6 (or 54.5%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Parklands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

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

In Parklands (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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