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Doomadgee

Code UCL315031 (UCL)
People 1,258
Male 650
Female 608
Median age 22
Families 262
Average children per family 2.5
All private dwellings 254
Average people per household 5
Median weekly household income $1,165
Median monthly mortgage repayments $298
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,258 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 650 51.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 608 48.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,168 92.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,258 people in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 92.9% of the population.

Age Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 164 13.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 180 14.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 120 9.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 91 7.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 105 8.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 114 9.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 104 8.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 84 6.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 66 5.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 59 4.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 58 4.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 41 3.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 2.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 11 0.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 0.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 0.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 22 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) was 22 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 37.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 2.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 167 21.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 2.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 12 1.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 39 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 548 69.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 21.3% were married and 3.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 40 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 123 17.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 247 35.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 322 46.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 17.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 35.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 28 7.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 242 65.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 31 8.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 2.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 54 14.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 371 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 66.0% were in primary school, 8.4% in secondary school and 2.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,224 97.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 28 2.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 6 0.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 4 0.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,203 96.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 2.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 155 44.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 93 26.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 32 9.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 67 19.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 347 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 347 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 44.7% were employed full time, 26.8% were employed part-time and 19.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 38 13.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 15 5.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 46 16.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 58 20.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 94 33.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 13.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 35 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) was 35 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 280 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 695 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,165 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) was $280.

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

Unpaid work Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 373 47.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 317 40.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 45 5.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 48 6.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 40.4% provided care for children and 5.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 6.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 162 20.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 171 21.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 16 2.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 22 2.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 21.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 2.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 2.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 41 15.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 146 55.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 64 24.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 11 4.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 55.7% were couple families with children, 15.6% were couple families without children and 24.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 7.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 92.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities) 7.7% of single parents were male and 92.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,250 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,568 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,568 and those without children was $2,250.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 11.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 13 7.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 21 11.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 10.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 89 49.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 3.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 4.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 11.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 7.2% 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 Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 206 88.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 28 12.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 193 93.7 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 9 4.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 1.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 4.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 52 25.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 95 45.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 45 21.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.3% had 1 bedroom, 25.1% had 2 bedrooms and 45.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4 2.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 19 9.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 181 88.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 2.0% were owned outright, 9.3% were owned with a mortgage and 88.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 181 87.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 19 9.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 2.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 87.9% were family households, 9.2% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 17.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.6% 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 Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 298 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
None 104 50.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 54 26.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 27 13.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 18 8.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 13.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.7% 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 Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,168 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 607 52.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 561 48.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 1,168 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 607 (or 52.0%) were male and 561 (or 48.0%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,080 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5.5, with 2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,080.

Mortgage and rent Doomadgee % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 110 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 347 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Doomadgee (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $110 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $347.

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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