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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Pinkenba

Code SSC31329 (SSC)
People 350
Male 200
Female 150
Median age 42
Families 78
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 145
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,077
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,356
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Total 350 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 200 57.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 150 42.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 3.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 350 people in Pinkenba (State Suburbs) of these 57.1% were male and 42.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.7% of the population.

Age Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 3.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 18 5.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 25 7.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 17 4.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 10 2.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 26 7.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 24 6.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 28 8.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 36 10.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 41 11.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 24 6.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 7.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 20 5.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 4.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 2.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 11 3.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pinkenba (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 104 35.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 5.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 38 13.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 5.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 118 40.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pinkenba (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 35.5% were married and 17.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pinkenba (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 74 33.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 32 14.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 117 52.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 33.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pinkenba (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 7.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 13.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.8 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 11.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.8 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 4 3.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 59 55.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 106 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs) 31.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 14.7% were in primary school, 12.8% in secondary school and 8.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 222 62.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 78 27.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 20 7.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 170 59.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 59.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 115 66.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 25 14.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 24 13.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 5.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 173 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 173 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pinkenba (State Suburbs). Of these 66.5% were employed full time, 14.5% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7 4.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 7 4.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 13 7.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 32 19.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 81 49.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 53 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pinkenba (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 53 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 668 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,208 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,077 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pinkenba (State Suburbs) was $668.

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

Unpaid work Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 168 57.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 46 15.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 32 10.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 39 13.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 15.7% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 46 15.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 61 20.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 32 10.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 32 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 Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 20.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% 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 Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 38.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 25 32.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 20 25.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 32.1% were couple families with children, 38.5% were couple families without children and 25.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 31.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 68.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs) 31.6% of single parents were male and 68.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,916 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,583 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,583 and those without children was $1,916.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 13 24.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 5.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 11.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 16.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 9.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 12 22.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 11.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% had both employed part-time and 11.1% 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 Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 123 90.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 13 9.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 90.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 120 97.6 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 2.4 181,717 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 Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 97.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 6.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 33 27.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 66 54.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 14 11.6 532,756 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 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.6% had 1 bedroom, 27.3% had 2 bedrooms and 54.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 44 36.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 28 23.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 49 40.5 513,413 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 Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 36.4% were owned outright, 23.1% were owned with a mortgage and 40.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 77 62.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 37 30.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 7.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.6% were family households, 30.1% were single person households and 7.3% were group households.

Household income Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 21.7% 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 Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.3 -- 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 Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,356 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.7 -- 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 Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
None 11 9.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 43 35.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 41 33.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 23 19.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), 35.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.0% 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 Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 54.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 45.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pinkenba (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 54.5%) were male and 5 (or 45.5%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 250 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $250.

Mortgage and rent Pinkenba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 255 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Pinkenba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $255 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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