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Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Airlie Beach - Cannonvale

Code UCL314001 (UCL)
People 7,868
Male 4,155
Female 3,713
Median age 34
Families 1,895
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 4,176
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,221
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,080
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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People — demographics & education
People Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Total 7,868 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,155 52.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,713 47.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 139 1.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,868 people in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 52.8% were male and 47.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 598 7.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 467 5.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 371 4.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 352 4.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 574 7.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 847 10.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 757 9.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 744 9.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 618 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 557 7.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 583 7.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 457 5.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 408 5.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 258 3.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 148 1.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 75 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 33 0.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 21 0.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,461 38.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 260 4.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 709 11.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 126 2.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,880 44.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 38.2% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 63 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,973 39.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,017 20.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,057 40.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 20.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 71 3.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 327 14.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 90 4.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 115 5.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 191 8.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 0.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 64 2.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 180 8.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 93 4.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 57 2.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,056 46.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,253 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.6% were in primary school, 11.7% in secondary school and 12.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 5,275 67.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,801 26.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 498 7.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 445 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,027 59.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 59.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,817 63.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,130 25.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 256 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 252 5.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,455 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,455 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 63.2% were employed full time, 25.4% were employed part-time and 5.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 346 8.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 319 7.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 471 11.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 580 13.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,235 53.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 697 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,435 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,221 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) was $697.

Travel to work, top responses Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,447 69.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,568 24.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 370 5.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 967 15.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.4% provided care for children and 5.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,506 23.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,791 27.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 637 9.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 513 8.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 919 48.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 660 34.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 291 15.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 25 1.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.8% were couple families with children, 48.5% were couple families without children and 15.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities) 17.2% of single parents were male and 82.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,764 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,949 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,949 and those without children was $1,764.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 435 27.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 65 4.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 347 21.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 199 12.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 63 4.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 180 11.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 115 7.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 177 11.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 27.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,842 81.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 638 18.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,638 57.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 265 9.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 823 29.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 111 3.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 57.6% were separate houses, 9.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 29.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 44 1.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 165 5.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 745 26.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,214 42.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 605 21.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 70 2.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 26.2% had 2 bedrooms and 42.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 469 16.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 867 30.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,412 49.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 12 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 83 2.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 16.5% were owned outright, 30.5% were owned with a mortgage and 49.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,871 65.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 726 25.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 246 8.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 65.8% were family households, 25.5% were single person households and 8.7% were group households.

Household income Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 19.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.0% 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 Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.6 -- 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 Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,080 -- 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 Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
None 251 8.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,156 40.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 997 35.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 320 11.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 119 4.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 11.3% 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 Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 142 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 72 50.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 70 49.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 142 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 72 (or 50.7%) were male and 70 (or 49.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 833 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $833.

Mortgage and rent Airlie Beach - Cannonvale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,993 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Airlie Beach - Cannonvale (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,993.

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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