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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Biloela

Code UCL314005 (UCL)
People 5,808
Male 2,963
Female 2,845
Median age 32
Families 1,513
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,427
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,606
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $204
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,808 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,963 51.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,845 49.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 238 4.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,808 people in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.1% of the population.

Age Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 512 8.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 465 8.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 445 7.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 374 6.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 412 7.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 497 8.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 468 8.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 442 7.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 367 6.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 374 6.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 377 6.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 281 4.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 208 3.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 141 2.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 152 2.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 117 2.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 89 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 87 1.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,328 53.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 137 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 269 6.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 220 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,429 32.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 53.1% were married and 9.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,057 53.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 455 11.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,352 35.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 57 3.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 305 18.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 193 11.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 131 7.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 300 18.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 0.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 173 10.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 99 5.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 18 1.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 384 23.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,667 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.7% were in primary school, 18.3% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,736 81.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 850 15.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 305 5.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 200 3.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,055 75.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 75.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Biloela % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,037 67.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 698 23.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 180 6.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 102 3.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,017 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,017 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 67.5% were employed full time, 23.1% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 239 8.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 209 7.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 250 8.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 519 17.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,520 52.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 8.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 704 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,863 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,606 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) was $704.

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

Unpaid work Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,118 71.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,445 33.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 377 8.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 941 21.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.0% provided care for children and 8.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 965 22.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,147 26.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 477 10.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 530 12.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 561 37.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 725 47.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 205 13.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.9% were couple families with children, 37.1% were couple families without children and 13.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities) 17.7% of single parents were male and 82.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,225 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,394 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,394 and those without children was $2,225.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 352 27.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 47 3.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 287 22.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 242 18.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 2.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 149 11.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 92 7.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 94 7.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 27.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 22.2% 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 Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,038 89.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 240 10.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 89.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,809 88.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 29 1.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 160 7.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 40 2.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.8% were separate houses, 1.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.9% were flats, units or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 80 3.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 239 11.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 989 48.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 664 32.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 59 2.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 11.7% had 2 bedrooms and 48.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 495 24.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 661 32.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 785 38.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 85 4.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 24.3% were owned outright, 32.4% were owned with a mortgage and 38.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,488 72.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 483 23.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 69 3.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 72.9% were family households, 23.7% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 18.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.2% 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 Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 204 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
None 142 7.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 679 33.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 767 37.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 366 18.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 84 4.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.0% 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 Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 237 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 113 47.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 124 52.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 237 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 113 (or 47.7%) were male and 124 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Biloela % 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 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,062 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,062.

Mortgage and rent Biloela % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 140 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,907 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Biloela (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $140 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,907.

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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