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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Upper Kedron

Code SSC31687 (SSC)
People 3,432
Male 1,713
Female 1,719
Median age 31
Families 944
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,048
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $2,156
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,100
Median weekly rent $228
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,432 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,713 49.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,719 50.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 45 1.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,432 people in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 380 11.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 373 10.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 332 9.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 249 7.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 167 4.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 166 4.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 252 7.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 344 10.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 354 10.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 250 7.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 182 5.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 121 3.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 92 2.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 68 2.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 46 1.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 34 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 0.4 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 31 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 31.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,551 66.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 46 2.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 105 4.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 32 1.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 610 26.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 66.2% were married and 6.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,466 65.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 175 7.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 586 26.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 22 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 78 6.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 304 24.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 203 16.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 32 2.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 175 14.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 58 4.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 42 3.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 69 5.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 158 12.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 17 1.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 92 7.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,228 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) 35.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 43.9% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 18.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,791 81.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 706 21.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 297 8.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 182 5.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,156 64.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 64.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,103 61.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 511 28.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 108 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 61 3.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,783 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,783 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs). Of these 61.9% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 199 11.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 169 9.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 143 8.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 297 17.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 808 47.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 836 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,194 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,156 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) was $836.

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

Unpaid work Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,948 83.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,089 46.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 227 9.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 541 23.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 46.5% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 546 23.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 752 32.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 349 14.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 298 12.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 32.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 214 22.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 644 68.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 83 8.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 68.1% were couple families with children, 22.6% were couple families without children and 8.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 28.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 71.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs) 28.8% of single parents were male and 71.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,489 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,508 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,508 and those without children was $2,489.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 220 25.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 26 3.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 221 25.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 163 19.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 3.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 60 7.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 60 7.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 80 9.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 25.8% 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 992 95.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 45 4.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 95.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 991 100.0 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 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 8 0.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 132 13.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 845 85.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 0.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 0.8% had 2 bedrooms and 13.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 184 18.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 508 51.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 280 28.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 1.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 18.6% were owned outright, 51.4% were owned with a mortgage and 28.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 931 93.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 51 5.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 1.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), of all households, 93.8% were family households, 5.1% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 5.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 5.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.8% 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 228 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.2 -- 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.7 -- 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
None 10 1.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 223 22.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 548 55.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 199 20.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 1.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), 22.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 55.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.1% 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 Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 44 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 52.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 21 47.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), there were 44 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 52.3%) were male and 21 (or 47.7%) were female. The median age was 7 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,583 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,583.

Mortgage and rent Upper Kedron % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 210 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Upper Kedron (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $210 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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