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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Quinalow

Code SSC31366 (SSC)
People 411
Male 208
Female 203
Median age 41
Families 101
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 185
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $949
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $86
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Total 411 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 208 50.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 203 49.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 4.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 411 people in Quinalow (State Suburbs) of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.6% of the population.

Age Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 37 8.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 34 8.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 20 4.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 21 5.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 21 5.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 28 6.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 24 5.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 5.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 22 5.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 34 8.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 32 7.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 29 7.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 32 7.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 15 3.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Quinalow (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 197 61.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 16 5.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 2.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 90 28.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Quinalow (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.4% were married and 8.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 83 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Quinalow (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 165 61.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 25 9.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 79 29.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Quinalow (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 7 5.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 30 25.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 5.0 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 10.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.5 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 2.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 5.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 52 43.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 119 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Quinalow (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.8% were in primary school, 12.5% in secondary school and 7.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 342 82.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 19 5.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 14 3.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 9 2.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 320 88.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), 88.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 136 67.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 41 20.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 20 10.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 201 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 201 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Quinalow (State Suburbs). Of these 67.7% were employed full time, 20.4% were employed part-time and 2.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 8.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 10 5.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 7.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 15 7.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 123 61.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Quinalow (State Suburbs), 8.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 61.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Quinalow (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 488 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,114 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 949 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Quinalow (State Suburbs) was $488.

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

Unpaid work Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 218 68.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 92 28.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 36 11.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 77 24.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.7% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 58 18.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 21.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 37 11.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 18.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Quinalow (State Suburbs), 21.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 41 40.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 56 54.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 5 4.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Quinalow (State Suburbs), 54.9% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 4.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Quinalow % 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 Quinalow (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 Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,354 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,187 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,187 and those without children was $1,354.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 32 34.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 16 17.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 19 20.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 6.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 14.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 4.3 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 Quinalow (State Suburbs), of couple families, 34.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 17.0% 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 Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 140 82.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 30 17.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), 82.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 134 95.7 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 6 4.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Quinalow (State Suburbs), 95.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 4.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 14.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 65 46.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 48 34.3 532,756 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 14.3% had 2 bedrooms and 46.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 55 39.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 39 27.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 47 33.3 513,413 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 Quinalow (State Suburbs), 39.0% were owned outright, 27.7% were owned with a mortgage and 33.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 101 71.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 34 23.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 4.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.1% were family households, 23.9% were single person households and 4.9% were group households.

Household income Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), 33.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.5% 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 Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 86 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.3 -- 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 Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
None 5 3.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 34 24.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 58 41.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 42 30.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), 24.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.2% 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 Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 20 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 13 65.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 35.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Quinalow (State Suburbs), there were 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 13 (or 65.0%) were male and 7 (or 35.0%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Quinalow % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,708 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Quinalow (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,708.

Mortgage and rent Quinalow % 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 3,044 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Quinalow (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 $3,044.

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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