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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Westbrook (Qld)

Code SSC31755 (SSC)
People 3,287
Male 1,689
Female 1,598
Median age 32
Families 895
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,056
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,609
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,846
Median weekly rent $305
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 Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,287 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,689 51.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,598 48.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 84 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,287 people in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 323 9.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 310 9.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 293 8.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 235 7.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 162 4.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 201 6.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 268 8.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 291 8.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 262 8.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 238 7.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 209 6.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 165 5.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 111 3.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 102 3.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 59 1.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 22 0.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 19 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 14 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 28.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,538 65.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 54 2.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 123 5.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 49 2.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 599 25.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 65.1% were married and 7.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,390 66.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 169 8.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 541 25.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 52 4.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 275 24.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 99 8.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 55 4.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 126 11.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 70 6.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 40 3.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 53 4.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 92 8.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 15 1.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 238 21.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,115 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) 33.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.6% were in primary school, 21.2% in secondary school and 12.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,958 90.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 243 7.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 127 4.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 109 3.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,593 84.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 84.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,095 63.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 485 28.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 102 5.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 48 2.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,730 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,730 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 63.3% were employed full time, 28.0% were employed part-time and 2.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 171 10.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 156 9.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 157 9.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 295 17.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 799 47.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 10.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 704 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,688 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,609 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $704.

Travel to work, top responses Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,825 77.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 954 40.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 226 9.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 452 19.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 40.4% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 515 21.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 666 28.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 335 14.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 310 13.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 298 33.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 511 57.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 81 9.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 57.1% were couple families with children, 33.3% were couple families without children and 9.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs) 21.5% of single parents were male and 78.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,911 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,019 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,019 and those without children was $1,911.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 206 25.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 23 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 232 28.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 125 15.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 2.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 75 9.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 65 8.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 63 7.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 28.7% 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 Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 983 94.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 54 5.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 982 100.0 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 Westbrook (Qld) (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 Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 38 3.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 251 25.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 682 69.3 532,756 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 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.3% had 1 bedroom, 3.9% had 2 bedrooms and 25.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 214 21.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 588 59.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 158 16.1 513,413 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 19 1.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 21.7% were owned outright, 59.8% were owned with a mortgage and 16.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 883 89.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 90 9.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 12 1.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 89.6% were family households, 9.1% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.7% 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 Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 305 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,846 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.9 -- 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 Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 0.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 174 17.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 500 50.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 290 29.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 17 1.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), 17.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 50.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.5% 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 Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 85 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 49 57.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 36 42.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 85 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 49 (or 57.6%) were male and 36 (or 42.4%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Westbrook (Qld) % 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 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,812 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,812.

Mortgage and rent Westbrook (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Westbrook (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 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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