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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Peranga

Code SSC31312 (SSC)
People 298
Male 160
Female 138
Median age 42
Families 83
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 137
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $918
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,848
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Total 298 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 160 53.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 138 46.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 4.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 298 people in Peranga (State Suburbs) of these 53.7% were male and 46.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.3% of the population.

Age Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 9.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 22 7.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 22 7.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 13 4.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 9 3.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 4.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6 2.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 8.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 8.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 25 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 21 7.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 17 5.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 33 11.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 17 5.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 3.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 3.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 2.3 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 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Peranga (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 134 58.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 4.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 21 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 5 2.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 57 25.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Peranga (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.8% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 48 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Peranga (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 125 60.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 9.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 62 30.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Peranga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 25 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Peranga (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 25 years.

Education Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 12 14.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 14.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 12 14.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 6.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 3.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 7.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 31 38.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 81 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Peranga (State Suburbs) 27.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.4% were in primary school, 21.0% in secondary school and 3.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 279 92.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6 2.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 8 2.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3 1.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 258 93.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Peranga (State Suburbs), 93.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 2.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Peranga % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 94 67.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 33 23.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 6.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 2.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 139 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 139 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Peranga (State Suburbs). Of these 67.6% were employed full time, 23.7% were employed part-time and 2.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 10.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 7 5.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 12 8.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 6 4.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 87 62.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Peranga (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 62.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 476 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 956 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 918 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Peranga (State Suburbs) was $476.

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

Unpaid work Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 147 63.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 66 28.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 7.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 58 25.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Peranga (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 7.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 32 13.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 53 22.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 31 13.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 31 13.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Peranga (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 42 50.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 35 41.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 8.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Peranga (State Suburbs), 41.7% were couple families with children, 50.0% were couple families without children and 8.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Peranga (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,083 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Peranga (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,083 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 24.0 216,006 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 13 17.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 10.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 9.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 24.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 10.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Peranga (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.0% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 17.3% 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 Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 103 81.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 24 18.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Peranga (State Suburbs), 81.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 99 97.1 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 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Peranga (State Suburbs), 97.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 18 17.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 43 42.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 34 33.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 3.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Peranga (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.6% had 2 bedrooms and 42.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 58 56.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 24 23.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 16 15.7 513,413 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 4 3.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Peranga (State Suburbs), 56.9% were owned outright, 23.5% were owned with a mortgage and 15.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 82 80.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 20 19.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Peranga (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.4% were family households, 19.6% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Peranga (State Suburbs), 33.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.5% 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 Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,848 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 2.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 24 23.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 37 36.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 35 34.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Peranga (State Suburbs), 23.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.3% 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 Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 36.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 63.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Peranga (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 36.4%) were male and 7 (or 63.6%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Peranga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Peranga % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 160 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Peranga (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $160 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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