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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Upper Caboolture

Code SSC31685 (SSC)
People 3,752
Male 1,811
Female 1,941
Median age 34
Families 1,064
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,309
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,321
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $320
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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,752 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,811 48.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,941 51.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 99 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,752 people in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 330 8.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 321 8.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 306 8.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 281 7.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 249 6.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 222 5.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 200 5.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 250 6.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 310 8.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 259 6.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 252 6.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 199 5.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 235 6.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 137 3.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 96 2.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 62 1.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 37 1.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 0.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,526 54.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 106 3.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 222 7.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 79 2.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 862 30.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.6% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,432 54.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 310 11.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 881 33.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 54 4.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 321 28.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 44 3.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 60 5.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 187 16.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 44 3.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 36 3.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 79 6.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 70 6.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 27 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 218 19.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,140 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) 30.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.3% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 13.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,007 80.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 673 19.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 269 7.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 192 5.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,413 68.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 68.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,024 56.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 539 29.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 110 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 130 7.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,803 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,803 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs). Of these 56.8% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 7.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 189 11.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 139 8.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 206 12.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 317 18.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 713 42.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 562 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,362 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,321 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs) was $562.

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

Unpaid work Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,112 75.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 991 35.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 316 11.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 433 15.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.4% 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, 15.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 590 21.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 746 26.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 394 14.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 381 13.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 385 36.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 506 47.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 168 15.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 47.6% were couple families with children, 36.2% were couple families without children and 15.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Upper Caboolture % 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 Upper Caboolture (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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,896 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,055 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,055 and those without children was $1,896.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 184 20.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 4.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 177 19.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 166 18.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 51 5.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 155 17.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 61 6.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 58 6.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 19.9% 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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,201 93.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 79 6.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,178 98.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 19 1.6 129,429 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 0.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 98.2% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 31 2.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 260 21.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 872 72.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 29 2.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 2.6% had 2 bedrooms and 21.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 303 25.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 518 43.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 343 28.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 33 2.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 25.2% were owned outright, 43.2% were owned with a mortgage and 28.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,031 86.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 136 11.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 30 2.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.1% were family households, 11.4% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 17.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.5% 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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.3 -- 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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
None 18 1.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 310 25.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 506 42.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 324 27.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 41 3.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), 25.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.0% 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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 100 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 50 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 50 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), there were 100 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 50 (or 50.0%) were male and 50 (or 50.0%) 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 Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,449 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,449.

Mortgage and rent Upper Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 340 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 912 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Upper Caboolture (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $340 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $912.

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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