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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Bouldercombe (L)

Code UCL321020 (UCL)
People 698
Male 343
Female 355
Median age 44
Families 197
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 283
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,276
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,464
Median weekly rent $160
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 698 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 343 49.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 355 50.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 36 5.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 698 people in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.2% of the population.

Age Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 41 5.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 53 7.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 47 6.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 39 5.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 21 3.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 25 3.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 37 5.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 41 5.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 42 6.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 45 6.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 62 8.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 80 11.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 44 6.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 52 7.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 39 5.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 15 2.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 11 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 319 57.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 1.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 62 11.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 27 4.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 140 25.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 57.2% were married and 12.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 37 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 274 56.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 56 11.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 153 31.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 5 2.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 31.4 258,616 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 1.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 8.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 12 6.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 2.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 4.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 4.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 76 39.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 194 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.2% were in primary school, 17.1% in secondary school and 7.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 619 88.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 35 5.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 37 5.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 18 2.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 540 85.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 198 59.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 97 29.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 22 6.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 4.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 333 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 333 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 59.5% were employed full time, 29.1% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 34 10.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 25 8.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 33 10.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 31 9.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 168 53.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 571 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,550 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,276 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $571.

Travel to work, top responses Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 372 67.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 136 24.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 70 12.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 93 16.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.4% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 85 15.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 142 25.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 71 12.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 74 13.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 95 47.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 83 41.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 9.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.7% were couple families with children, 47.7% were couple families without children and 9.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 23.8% of single parents were male and 76.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,843 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,399 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,399 and those without children was $1,843.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 25 14.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 6.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 28 15.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 25 14.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 7 3.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 45 25.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 5.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 15.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 14.0% had both partners employed full-time, 6.7% had both employed part-time and 15.6% 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 Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 244 93.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 17 6.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 241 98.8 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 1.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 98.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 33 13.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 125 51.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 73 30.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 3.3 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 Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.6% had 2 bedrooms and 51.7% 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 Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 107 44.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 101 41.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 27 11.2 513,413 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 7 2.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.2% were owned outright, 41.7% were owned with a mortgage and 11.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 193 79.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 48 19.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 79.1% were family households, 19.7% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.9% 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 Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,464 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 1.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 67 27.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 95 38.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 29.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.5% 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 Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 38 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 39.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 23 60.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 38 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 39.5%) were male and 23 (or 60.5%) were female. The median age was 7 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bouldercombe (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 6, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Bouldercombe (L) % 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 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bouldercombe (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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