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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Tugun

Code SSC31673 (SSC)
People 5,976
Male 2,921
Female 3,055
Median age 39
Families 1,585
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 2,981
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $994
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,831
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,976 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,921 48.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,055 51.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 162 2.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,976 people in Tugun (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 379 6.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 293 4.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 309 5.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 344 5.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 424 7.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 421 7.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 434 7.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 439 7.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 360 6.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 396 6.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 484 8.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 437 7.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 365 6.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 267 4.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 209 3.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 162 2.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 139 2.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 112 1.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tugun (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,958 39.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 209 4.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 633 12.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 267 5.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,930 38.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tugun (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.2% were married and 16.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tugun (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,743 38.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 586 13.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,151 48.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Tugun (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 38.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tugun (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 65 4.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 266 16.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 65 4.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 46 2.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 214 13.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 30 1.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 2.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 155 9.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 193 12.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 49 3.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 468 29.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,589 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tugun (State Suburbs) 26.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.7% were in primary school, 17.7% in secondary school and 21.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,548 76.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,174 21.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 392 7.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 361 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,528 64.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tugun (State Suburbs), 64.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tugun % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,643 53.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,032 33.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 171 5.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 244 7.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,090 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,090 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tugun (State Suburbs). Of these 53.2% were employed full time, 33.4% were employed part-time and 7.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 330 11.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 290 10.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 413 14.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 482 16.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,163 40.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tugun (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Tugun (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 555 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,251 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 994 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tugun (State Suburbs) was $555.

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

Unpaid work Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,521 70.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,292 25.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 528 10.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 809 16.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tugun (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.8% provided care for children and 10.6% 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 Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,229 24.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,275 25.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 552 11.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 465 9.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tugun (State Suburbs), 25.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 623 39.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 579 36.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 348 22.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 2.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tugun (State Suburbs), 36.6% were couple families with children, 39.3% were couple families without children and 22.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Tugun (State Suburbs) 21.7% of single parents were male and 78.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,779 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,943 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tugun (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,943 and those without children was $1,779.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 210 17.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 58 4.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 273 22.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 175 14.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 88 7.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 239 19.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 73 6.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 85 7.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Tugun (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 22.7% 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 Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,433 87.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 338 12.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Tugun (State Suburbs), 87.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,238 50.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 567 23.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 620 25.5 181,717 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 Tugun (State Suburbs), 50.9% were separate houses, 23.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 52 2.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 809 33.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,126 46.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 396 16.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 46 1.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tugun (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 33.3% had 2 bedrooms and 46.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 666 27.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 768 31.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 931 38.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 55 2.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tugun (State Suburbs), 27.4% were owned outright, 31.6% were owned with a mortgage and 38.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,555 63.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 719 29.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 160 6.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Tugun (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.9% were family households, 29.5% were single person households and 6.6% were group households.

Household income Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tugun (State Suburbs), 27.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.0% 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 Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.8 -- 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 Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,831 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
None 141 5.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,014 41.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 903 37.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 299 12.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 77 3.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tugun (State Suburbs), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.3% 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 Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 159 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 100 62.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 59 37.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tugun (State Suburbs), there were 159 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 100 (or 62.9%) were male and 59 (or 37.1%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 791 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tugun (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $791.

Mortgage and rent Tugun % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 333 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,124 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tugun (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $333 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,124.

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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