2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland Local Government Areas

Moreton Bay (R)

Code LGA35010 (LGA) Search for a Community Profile
People 425,302
Male 48.9%
Female 51.1%
Median age 38
Families 115,996
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 166,860
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,413
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,781
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9

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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education cultural & language diversity employment

People — demographics & education

People tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Male 208,170 48.9 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 217,136 51.1 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 12,571 3.0 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 425,302 people in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas). Of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.0% of the population.

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Age Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 28,417 6.7 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 31,480 7.4 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 29,233 6.9 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 27,602 6.5 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 25,704 6.0 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 25,002 5.9 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 27,007 6.3 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 27,335 6.4 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 30,292 7.1 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 30,085 7.1 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 27,736 6.5 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 25,591 6.0 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 23,493 5.5 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 23,205 5.5 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 17,227 4.1 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 11,390 2.7 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 7,158 1.7 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 7,364 1.7 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.6% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Married 165,344 49.2 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 13,407 4.0 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 32,773 9.7 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 16,557 4.9 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 108,087 32.2 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 49.2% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 148,614 49.0 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 35,537 11.7 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 119,236 39.3 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 5,535 4.4 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 28,925 22.9 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 5,846 4.6 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 5,621 4.5 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 18,579 14.7 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 5,026 4.0 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 5,243 4.2 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7,000 5.5 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 13,475 10.7 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 3,371 2.7 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 27,538 21.8 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 29.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.0% were in primary school, 22.9% in secondary school and 16.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 46,898 13.9 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 32,192 9.6 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 11,631 3.5 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 58,311 17.3 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 55,664 16.6 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 15,844 4.7 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 48,277 14.4 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 249 0.1 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 27 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 25,102 7.5 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 894 0.3 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 31,967 9.5 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 16.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 20.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.6% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

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People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of total reported ancestry responses in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), and therefore the total responses count will not equal the persons count.

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Country of birth Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 316,053 74.3 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 100,079 23.5 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 31,042 7.3 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 22,971 5.4 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 243,183 57.2 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 57.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 118,054 57.5 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 61,417 29.9 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 10,023 4.9 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 15,857 7.7 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 205,351 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas). Of these 57.5% were employed full time, 29.9% were employed part-time and 7.7% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 20,628 10.9 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 17,635 9.3 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 23,156 12.2 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 39,274 20.7 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 78,781 41.6 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 652 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,638 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,413 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas) was $652.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 244,366 72.7 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 105,375 31.3 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 39,620 11.8 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 58,371 17.4 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.3% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 74,650 22.2 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 93,447 27.8 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 42,411 12.6 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 33,859 10.1 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 43,252 37.3 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 51,175 44.1 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 20,089 17.3 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 1,471 1.3 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 44.1% were couple families with children, 37.3% were couple families without children and 17.3% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 17.9 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 82.1 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 17.9% of single parents were male and 82.1% were female.

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Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 20,416 21.6 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 3,151 3.3 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 20,363 21.6 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 14,606 15.5 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 5,171 5.5 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 20,128 21.3 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 5,124 5.4 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 5,476 5.8 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 21.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 21.6% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure household composition mortgage & rent number of motor vehicles internet connection

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 147,668 92.7 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 11,651 7.3 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 92.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.3% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 122,497 83.0 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 16,181 11.0 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 7,412 5.0 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 1,216 0.8 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 83.0% were separate houses, 11.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.0% were flat or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 503 0.3 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 4,016 2.7 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 15,859 10.7 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 58,968 39.9 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 65,420 44.3 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 2,898 2.0 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 10.7% had 2 bedrooms and 39.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 40,415 27.4 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 55,732 37.7 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 46,719 31.6 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 1,519 1.0 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 3,281 2.2 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 27.4% were owned outright, 37.7% were owned with a mortgage and 31.6% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 112,615 76.3 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 30,495 20.7 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 4,548 3.1 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 76.3% were family households, 20.7% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

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Household income Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 18.3 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 13.1 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 18.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 13.1% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.8 -- 12.8 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,781 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.8 -- 6.4 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
None 7,090 4.8 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 47,687 32.3 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 56,988 38.6 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 31,689 21.5 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4,210 2.9 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 32.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 17,798 12.1 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 126,658 85.8 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 3,208 2.2 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 85.8% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples
People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Male 6,163 49.0 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 6,411 51.0 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 21 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), 49.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 51.0% were female. The median age was 21 years.

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Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,335 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,335.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Moreton Bay (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 330 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Moreton Bay (R) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $330 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 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 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census