2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Wynnum

Code SSC31830 (SSC)
People 12,229
Male 5,974
Female 6,255
Median age 40
Families 3,249
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 5,268
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,281
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Total 12,229 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,974 48.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 6,255 51.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 258 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 12,229 people in Wynnum (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 790 6.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 763 6.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 764 6.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 775 6.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 667 5.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 618 5.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 755 6.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 915 7.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 961 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 968 7.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 913 7.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 767 6.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 726 5.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 476 3.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 381 3.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 377 3.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 312 2.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 300 2.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Wynnum (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,448 44.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 412 4.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,129 11.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 657 6.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,271 33.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Wynnum (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.9% were married and 15.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,033 44.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,009 11.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,954 44.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Wynnum (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 151 4.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 588 17.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 319 9.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 113 3.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 331 9.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 217 6.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 162 4.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 204 6.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 430 12.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 71 2.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 809 23.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,395 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Wynnum (State Suburbs) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.0% were in primary school, 20.9% in secondary school and 18.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 9,009 73.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,973 26.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 938 8.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 691 6.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,822 59.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), 59.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,824 61.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,671 26.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 365 5.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 361 5.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,221 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,221 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Wynnum (State Suburbs). Of these 61.5% were employed full time, 26.9% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 596 10.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 504 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 571 9.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,079 18.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,746 46.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Wynnum (State Suburbs), 10.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Wynnum (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 633 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,658 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,281 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Wynnum (State Suburbs) was $633.

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

Unpaid work Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,156 72.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,867 28.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,083 10.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,906 19.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.9% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,292 23.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,827 28.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,153 11.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 884 8.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Wynnum (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,221 37.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,358 41.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 592 18.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 78 2.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Wynnum (State Suburbs), 41.8% were couple families with children, 37.6% were couple families without children and 18.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Wynnum (State Suburbs) 17.1% of single parents were male and 82.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,205 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,504 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,504 and those without children was $2,205.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 658 25.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 82 3.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 567 22.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 423 16.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 104 4.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 422 16.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 178 6.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 146 5.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 22.0% 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 Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,665 92.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 377 7.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,703 79.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 510 10.9 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 447 9.6 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Wynnum (State Suburbs), 79.4% were separate houses, 10.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 26 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 303 6.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,058 22.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,924 41.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,270 27.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 87 1.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 22.7% had 2 bedrooms and 41.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,344 28.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,464 31.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,730 37.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 26 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 104 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Wynnum (State Suburbs), 28.8% were owned outright, 31.4% were owned with a mortgage and 37.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,175 68.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,323 28.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 171 3.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.0% were family households, 28.3% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), 24.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.6% 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 Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.5 -- 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 Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
None 545 11.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,719 36.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,568 33.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 655 14.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 180 3.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), 36.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.0% 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 Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 257 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 115 44.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 142 55.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 30 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Wynnum (State Suburbs), there were 257 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 115 (or 44.7%) were male and 142 (or 55.3%) 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 Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,109 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,109.

Mortgage and rent Wynnum % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 325 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,334 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Wynnum (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $325 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,334.

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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