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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Verrierdale

Code SSC31700 (SSC)
People 698
Male 354
Female 344
Median age 40
Families 200
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 288
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,241
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,400
Median weekly rent $310
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Total 698 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 354 50.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 344 49.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 1.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 698 people in Verrierdale (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.4% of the population.

Age Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 4.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 58 8.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 53 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 50 7.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 27 3.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 15 2.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 24 3.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 54 7.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 63 9.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 66 9.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 68 9.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 48 6.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 53 7.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 39 5.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 24 3.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 20 2.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Verrierdale (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 298 53.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 3.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 63 11.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 14 2.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 162 29.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Verrierdale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.7% were married and 14.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 36 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Verrierdale (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 261 53.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 56 11.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 167 34.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Verrierdale (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 12 5.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 43 19.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 4.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 25 11.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 23 10.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 4.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 20 8.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 7.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 7.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 49 21.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 224 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs) 32.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.9% were in primary school, 23.8% in secondary school and 13.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 536 76.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 155 23.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 59 9.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 48 7.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 393 60.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 60.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 169 49.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 127 36.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 7.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 24 7.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 345 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 345 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Verrierdale (State Suburbs). Of these 49.0% were employed full time, 36.8% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 37 11.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 41 12.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 49 15.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 52 16.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 116 36.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 11.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Verrierdale (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 545 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,348 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,241 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Verrierdale (State Suburbs) was $545.

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

Unpaid work Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 440 79.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 184 33.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 64 11.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 125 22.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.1% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 97 17.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 173 31.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 86 15.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 85 15.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 31.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 79 39.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 86 43.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 31 15.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 2.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 43.0% were couple families with children, 39.5% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs) 20.7% of single parents were male and 79.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,031 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,941 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,941 and those without children was $2,031.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 17.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 14 8.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 29 17.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 13.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 14 8.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 18.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 3.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 21 12.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.4% had both partners employed full-time, 8.4% had both employed part-time and 17.4% 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 Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 241 88.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 32 11.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 88.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 234 97.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.2 129,429 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 1.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 97.5% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 3.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 28 11.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 109 45.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 85 35.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 2.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.3% had 1 bedroom, 11.7% had 2 bedrooms and 45.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 93 38.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 99 41.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 47 19.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 38.9% were owned outright, 41.4% were owned with a mortgage and 19.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 193 80.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 40 16.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.4% were family households, 16.7% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 25.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.2% 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 Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 310 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,400 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.0 -- 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 Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
None 6 2.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 63 26.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 105 43.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 63 26.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Verrierdale (State Suburbs), 26.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.2% 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 Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 63.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 36.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Verrierdale (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 63.6%) were male and 4 (or 36.4%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Verrierdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 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 Verrierdale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Verrierdale % 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 2,800 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Verrierdale (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 $2,800.

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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