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2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Toogoolawah (L)

Code UCL321111 (UCL)
People 961
Male 464
Female 497
Median age 49
Families 257
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 488
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $664
Median monthly mortgage repayments $975
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 961 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 464 48.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 497 51.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 26 2.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 961 people in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 38 4.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 63 6.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 52 5.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 58 6.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 38 4.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 42 4.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 4.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 44 4.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 53 5.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 56 5.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 56 5.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 60 6.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 79 8.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 78 8.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 76 7.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 48 5.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 36 3.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 43 4.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 29.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 376 46.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 32 4.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 97 12.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 88 10.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 213 26.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 46.7% were married and 16.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 340 47.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 59 8.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 311 43.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 10 4.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 87 40.3 258,616 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 1.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 51 23.6 154,133 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 7 3.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 2.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 52 24.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 216 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 22.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.5% were in primary school, 23.2% in secondary school and 8.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 829 86.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 108 11.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 58 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 58 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 696 75.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 75.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 164 49.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 120 35.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 31 9.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 334 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 334 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 49.1% were employed full time, 35.9% were employed part-time and 9.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 39 12.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 10.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 47 15.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 53 17.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 111 36.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 367 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 773 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 664 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $367.

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

Unpaid work Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 548 67.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 189 23.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 104 12.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 224 27.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.4% provided care for children and 12.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 129 16.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 163 20.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 121 15.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 133 16.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 131 51.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 75 29.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 51 19.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.2% were couple families with children, 51.0% were couple families without children and 19.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 21.6% of single parents were male and 78.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,478 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,954 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,954 and those without children was $1,478.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 8.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 4.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 31 15.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 25 12.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 4.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 88 43.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 4.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 6.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 8.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 15.2% 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 Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 397 81.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 89 18.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 81.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 368 92.9 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 28 7.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 92.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 1.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 94 23.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 185 46.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 89 22.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 25 6.3 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 1.3% had 1 bedroom, 23.6% had 2 bedrooms and 46.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 160 40.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 106 26.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 109 27.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 4.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.3% were owned outright, 26.7% were owned with a mortgage and 27.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 253 63.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 135 34.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 2.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 63.9% were family households, 34.1% were single person households and 2.0% were group households.

Household income Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 45.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 45.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.8% 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 Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.6 -- 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 Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
None 27 6.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 190 47.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 109 27.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 53 13.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 4.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 47.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.3% 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 Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 26 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 9 34.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 17 65.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 26 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 9 (or 34.6%) were male and 17 (or 65.4%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Toogoolawah (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 982 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Toogoolawah (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $982.

Mortgage and rent Toogoolawah (L) % 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 472 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Toogoolawah (L) (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 $472.

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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