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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

South Kolan

Code SSC31499 (SSC)
People 1,164
Male 592
Female 572
Median age 42
Families 345
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 456
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,015
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,354
Median weekly rent $210
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 South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,164 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 592 50.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 572 49.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 1.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,164 people in South Kolan (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 79 6.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 82 7.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 101 8.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 70 6.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 36 3.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 51 4.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 59 5.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 76 6.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 88 7.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 93 8.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 108 9.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 73 6.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 94 8.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 67 5.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 40 3.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 25 2.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 17 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in South Kolan (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.1% of the population.

Registered marital status South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 512 56.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 39 4.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 85 9.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 31 3.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 233 25.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in South Kolan (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.9% were married and 13.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in South Kolan (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 477 56.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 105 12.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 257 30.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in South Kolan (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 13 3.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 99 28.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 2.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 2.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 64 18.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 3.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 4.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 6.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 4.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 14 4.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 72 20.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 347 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In South Kolan (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.4% were in primary school, 26.8% in secondary school and 11.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 988 85.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 131 12.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 41 3.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 57 5.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 864 79.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), 79.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 277 54.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 154 30.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 46 9.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 36 7.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 513 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 513 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in South Kolan (State Suburbs). Of these 54.0% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 46 9.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 37 7.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 69 14.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 71 15.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 203 42.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in South Kolan (State Suburbs), 9.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in South Kolan (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 429 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,037 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,015 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in South Kolan (State Suburbs) was $429.

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

Unpaid work South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 659 73.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 265 29.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 120 13.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 152 16.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 13.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 146 16.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 234 26.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 115 12.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 163 18.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in South Kolan (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 158 45.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 146 42.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 37 10.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 1.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in South Kolan (State Suburbs), 42.3% were couple families with children, 45.8% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In South Kolan (State Suburbs) 9.1% of single parents were male and 90.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,437 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,481 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,481 and those without children was $1,437.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 32 10.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 3.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 66 21.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 53 17.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 5.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 65 21.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 30 10.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 9.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), of couple families, 10.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 409 91.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 36 8.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), 91.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 406 99.3 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 0.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in South Kolan (State Suburbs), 99.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.7 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 1.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 46 11.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 213 52.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 136 33.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.2 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 11.2% had 2 bedrooms and 52.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 158 38.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 186 45.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 56 13.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in South Kolan (State Suburbs), 38.6% were owned outright, 45.5% were owned with a mortgage and 13.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 337 82.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 63 15.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.0% were family households, 15.3% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), 26.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 210 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.6 -- 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 South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,354 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 1.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 115 28.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 165 40.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 109 26.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 3.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In South Kolan (State Suburbs), 28.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.7% 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 South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 13 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 53.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 46.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 11 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in South Kolan (State Suburbs), there were 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 53.8%) were male and 6 (or 46.2%) were female. The median age was 11 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics South Kolan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 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 South Kolan (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent South Kolan % 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 South Kolan (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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