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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Wongawallan

Code SSC31797 (SSC)
People 1,103
Male 561
Female 542
Median age 39
Families 290
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 390
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,470
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,103 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 561 50.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 542 49.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 1.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,103 people in Wongawallan (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 70 6.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 92 8.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 99 9.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 97 8.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 41 3.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 31 2.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 54 4.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 93 8.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 112 10.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 105 9.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 70 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 66 6.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 87 7.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 43 3.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 1.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 0.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wongawallan (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 468 55.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 80 9.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 2.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 255 30.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wongawallan (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.5% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 62 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Wongawallan (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 416 56.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 87 11.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 239 32.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wongawallan (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 21 5.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 69 18.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 25 6.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 23 6.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 47 12.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 2.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 31 8.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 5.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 39 10.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 91 23.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 384 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs) 34.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.8% were in primary school, 22.7% in secondary school and 14.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 758 68.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 308 30.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 87 8.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 66 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 536 53.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 53.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 297 57.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 176 33.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 22 4.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 26 5.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 521 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 521 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wongawallan (State Suburbs). Of these 57.0% were employed full time, 33.8% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 71 14.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 46 9.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 60 12.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 59 11.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 236 47.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 14.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wongawallan (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 526 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,472 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,470 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wongawallan (State Suburbs) was $526.

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

Unpaid work Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 612 72.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 264 31.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 84 10.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 121 14.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 163 19.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 242 28.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 103 12.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 104 12.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 100 34.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 155 53.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 33 11.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 53.3% were couple families with children, 34.4% were couple families without children and 11.3% were one parent families.

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

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs) 17.9% of single parents were male and 82.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,625 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,071 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,071 and those without children was $1,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 47 18.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 4.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 64 24.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 41 15.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 20 7.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 37 14.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 19 7.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.2% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 24.8% 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 Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 330 90.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 35 9.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 90.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 327 99.1 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 3 0.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 99.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 2.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 29 8.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 98 30.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 185 56.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.4% had 1 bedroom, 8.9% had 2 bedrooms and 30.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 85 25.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 195 59.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 42 12.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 25.8% were owned outright, 59.1% were owned with a mortgage and 12.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 277 83.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 13.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 2.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.9% were family households, 13.6% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 17.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.4% 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 Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.6 -- 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 Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 71.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 28.8 -- 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 Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 1.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 56 17.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 153 46.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 106 32.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 2.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), 17.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 32.4% 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 Wongawallan % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 29.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 70.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wongawallan (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 29.4%) were male and 12 (or 70.6%) were female. The median age was 30 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Wongawallan % 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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wongawallan (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Wongawallan % 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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Wongawallan (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 $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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