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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Richlands (Qld)

Code SSC31396 (SSC)
People 2,076
Male 1,008
Female 1,068
Median age 29
Families 543
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 751
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,275
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,048
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,076 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,008 48.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,068 51.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 55 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,076 people in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 172 8.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 168 8.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 141 6.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 180 8.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 219 10.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 194 9.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 180 8.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 144 6.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 145 7.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 153 7.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 124 6.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 83 4.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 58 2.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 42 2.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 29 1.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 20 1.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.1 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 29 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 668 41.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 65 4.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 131 8.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 39 2.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 694 43.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.8% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 45 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 621 41.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 169 11.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 693 46.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 27 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 27 years.

Education Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 28 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 143 21.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 5.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 2.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 102 15.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 19 2.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 2.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 50 7.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 103 15.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 18 2.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 132 19.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 662 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) 31.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.6% were in primary school, 20.4% in secondary school and 23.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,095 52.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,166 60.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 102 5.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 87 4.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 583 30.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 30.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 60.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 664 61.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 266 24.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 65 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 77 7.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,072 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,072 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 61.9% were employed full time, 24.8% were employed part-time and 7.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 109 11.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 78 7.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 80 8.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 232 23.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 429 43.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 581 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,320 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,275 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $581.

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

Unpaid work Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,089 68.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 523 32.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 176 11.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 259 16.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.7% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 428 26.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 371 23.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 161 10.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 130 8.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 153 28.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 249 45.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 129 23.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 2.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 45.8% were couple families with children, 28.1% were couple families without children and 23.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs) 17.7% of single parents were male and 82.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,845 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,200 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,200 and those without children was $1,845.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 108 26.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 3.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 62 15.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 79 19.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 26 6.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 61 15.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 26 6.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 27 6.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 15.3% 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 Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 663 91.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 61 8.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 91.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 431 65.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 189 28.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 40 6.0 181,717 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 Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 65.0% were separate houses, 28.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 6.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 0.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 29 4.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 351 53.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 262 39.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 2.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.8% had 1 bedroom, 4.4% had 2 bedrooms and 53.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 115 17.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 172 26.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 358 54.2 513,413 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 16 2.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 17.4% were owned outright, 26.0% were owned with a mortgage and 54.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 517 77.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 102 15.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 45 6.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.9% were family households, 15.4% were single person households and 6.8% were group households.

Household income Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 17.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.5% 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 Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.6 -- 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 Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,048 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 50 7.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 244 36.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 235 35.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 112 16.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 3.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), 36.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.9% 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 Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 55 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 29.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 39 70.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 55 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 29.1%) were male and 39 (or 70.9%) 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 Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,312 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,312.

Mortgage and rent Richlands (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 355 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Richlands (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $355 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,600.

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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