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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Valdora

Code SSC31693 (SSC)
People 380
Male 201
Female 179
Median age 38
Families 103
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 139
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,025
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,024
Median weekly rent $313
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Total 380 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 201 52.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 179 47.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 380 people in Valdora (State Suburbs) of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 7.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 36 9.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 4.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 32 8.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 19 5.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 6 1.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 28 7.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 37 9.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 28 7.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 33 8.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 30 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 33 8.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 13 3.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 4.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 11 2.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 2.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Valdora (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 157 53.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 4.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 7.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 8 2.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 95 32.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Valdora (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 47 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 52 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Valdora (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 142 54.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 33 12.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 86 33.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Valdora (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Valdora (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 10 8.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 25 20.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 10 8.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 13.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 4 3.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 6.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 3.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 7.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 4 3.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 30 25.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 120 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Valdora (State Suburbs) 31.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 8.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 307 80.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 51 14.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 18 5.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 22 6.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 254 73.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Valdora (State Suburbs), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Valdora % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 94 52.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 58 32.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 7.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 13 7.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 179 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 179 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Valdora (State Suburbs). Of these 52.5% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 7.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 12.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 7.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 14.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 12.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 78 47.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Valdora (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Valdora (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 500 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,194 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,025 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Valdora (State Suburbs) was $500.

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

Unpaid work Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 213 72.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 113 38.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 46 15.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 57 19.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Valdora (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.0% provided care for children and 15.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 57 19.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 71 23.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 43 14.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 15.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Valdora (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 31 30.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 60 58.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 8.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Valdora (State Suburbs), 58.3% were couple families with children, 30.1% were couple families without children and 8.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Valdora (State Suburbs) 27.3% of single parents were male and 72.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 924 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,694 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Valdora (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,694 and those without children was $924.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 19.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.3 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 10 10.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 14 15.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 14.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 15.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 7.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 14.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Valdora (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 10.9% 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 Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 124 92.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 10 7.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Valdora (State Suburbs), 92.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 124 100.0 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 Valdora (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 Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 9 7.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 58 47.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 53 43.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 Valdora (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 7.3% had 2 bedrooms and 47.2% 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 Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 37 29.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 66 52.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 11.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 4.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Valdora (State Suburbs), 29.6% were owned outright, 52.8% were owned with a mortgage and 11.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 100 82.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 16 13.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 4.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Valdora (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.0% were family households, 13.1% were single person households and 4.9% were group households.

Household income Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Valdora (State Suburbs), 15.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.0% 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 Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 313 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,024 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.8 -- 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 Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 3.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 20 16.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 62 50.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 37 30.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Valdora (State Suburbs), 16.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 50.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.1% 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 Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 4 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 100.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Valdora (State Suburbs), there were 4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Valdora (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Valdora % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 475 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Valdora (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $475 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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