Boulia (S)

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Local Government Areas
Area code LGA30900
People 426
Male 53.1%
Female 46.9%
Median age 34
Families 86
Average children per family
for families with children 2.1
for all households (a) 0.6
All private dwellings 241
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,271
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $85
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

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People

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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
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 228 53.1 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 201 46.9 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 115 26.9 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 426 people in Boulia (S). Of these 53.1% were male and 46.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 26.9% of the population.

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Age Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 34 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 16 3.8 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 30 7.2 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 25 6.0 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 22 5.3 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 37 8.9 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 43 10.3 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 39 9.3 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 27 6.5 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 28 6.7 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 27 6.5 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 29 6.9 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 33 7.9 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 33 7.9 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 10 2.4 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 10 2.4 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 9 2.2 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 0 0.0 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Boulia (S) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.9% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 117 34.2 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 13 3.8 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 24 7.0 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 8 2.3 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 180 52.6 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Boulia (S) aged 15 years and over, 34.2% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 80 32.5 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 39 15.9 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 127 51.6 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Boulia (S), of people aged 15 years and over, 32.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.9% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 5 3.5 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 43 29.9 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 0 0.0 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 10 6.9 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 0 0.0 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 2.8 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 3 2.1 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 6 4.2 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 73 50.7 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Boulia (S) 34.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.7% were in primary school, 6.9% in secondary school and 4.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 19 5.4 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 11 3.1 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 15 4.2 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 41 11.6 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 54 15.3 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 15 4.2 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 62 17.6 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 0 0.0 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 0 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 61 17.3 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 72 20.4 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Boulia (S), 15.3% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.7% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 3.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australian 208 36.3 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
English 122 21.3 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian Aboriginal 64 11.2 36,971 0.6 144,173 0.5
Scottish 39 6.8 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 33 5.8 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6

The most common ancestries in Boulia (S) were Australian 36.3%, English 21.3%, Australian Aboriginal 11.2%, Scottish 6.8% and Irish 5.8%.

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Boulia (S) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 326 78.4 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 7 1.7 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 6 1.4 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2

In Boulia (S), 78.4% of people were born in Australia. The only other responses for country of birth were England 1.7% and New Zealand 1.4%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 30 7.0 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 16 3.7 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 12 2.8 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 297 69.4 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Boulia (S), 69.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 313 74.5 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
New Zealand 11 2.6 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
England 11 2.6 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
Nigeria 6 1.4 1,783 0.0 12,468 0.1
Scotland 3 0.7 54,350 1.2 276,038 1.2

In Boulia (S), the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 74.5%, New Zealand 2.6%, England 2.6%, Nigeria 1.4% and Scotland 0.7%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 318 77.0 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
New Zealand 12 2.9 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
England 10 2.4 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
Germany 3 0.7 33,417 0.7 169,618 0.7
South Africa 3 0.7 46,654 1.0 193,412 0.8

In Boulia (S), the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 77.0%, New Zealand 2.9%, England 2.4%, Germany 0.7% and South Africa 0.7%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Catholic 122 29.1 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 80 19.1 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
No Religion, so described 75 17.9 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 75 17.9 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 29 6.9 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Boulia (S) were Catholic 29.1%, Anglican 19.1%, No Religion, so described 17.9%, Not stated 17.9% and Uniting Church 6.9%. In Boulia (S), Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (78.4%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
German 3 0.7 16,488 0.4 79,353 0.3
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only spoken at home 345 82.9 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 5 2.3 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Boulia (S) 82.9% of people only spoke English at home. The only other response for language spoken at home was German 0.7%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 176 73.3 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 32 13.3 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 14 5.8 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 18 7.5 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 240 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boulia (S). Of these 73.3% were employed full time, 13.3% were employed part-time and 7.5% 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
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 11 5.2 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 3 1.4 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 10 4.7 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 23 10.9 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 151 71.6 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Boulia (S), 5.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 1.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 71.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Labourers 71 33.6 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Managers 51 24.2 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 21 10.0 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3
Clerical and Administrative Workers 18 8.5 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 16 7.6 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 14 6.6 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Professionals 13 6.2 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Sales Workers 4 1.9 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4

The most common occupations in Boulia (S) included Labourers 33.6%, Managers 24.2%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 10.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 8.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 7.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 6.6%, Professionals 6.2% and Sales Workers 1.9%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Beef Cattle Farming (Specialised) 106 59.6 16,552 0.8 44,309 0.4
Local Government Administration 28 15.7 30,286 1.4 142,724 1.3
Primary Education 20 11.2 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Road and Bridge Construction 8 4.5 8,546 0.4 31,049 0.3
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 4 2.2 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4

Of the employed people in Boulia (S), the most common responses for industry of employment included Beef Cattle Farming (Specialised) 59.6%, Local Government Administration 15.7%, Primary Education 11.2%, Road and Bridge Construction 4.5% and Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.2%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 753 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,553 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,271 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boulia (S) was $753.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Walked only 68 30.0 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
Car, as driver 64 28.2 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 46 20.3 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Truck 11 4.8 19,948 0.9 85,892 0.8
Other 9 4.0 15,689 0.7 73,512 0.7
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 0 0.0 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 72 32.9 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Boulia (S), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Walked only 30.0%, Car, as driver 28.2%, Worked at home 20.3%, Truck 4.8% and Other 4.0%. On the day, 0.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 32.9% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 189 54.8 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 56 15.9 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 15 4.2 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 101 29.4 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Boulia (S), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 15.9% provided care for children and 4.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.4% 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
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 68 19.0 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 85 23.8 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 29 8.1 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 19 5.3 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boulia (S), 23.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 5.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 40 47.6 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 21 25.0 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 20 23.8 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 3 3.6 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Boulia (S), 25.0% were couple families with children, 47.6% were couple families without children and 23.8% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 21.1 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 78.9 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Boulia (S), 21.1% of single parents were male and 78.9% were female.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 22 34.4 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.7 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 10 15.6 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 8 12.5 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 9 14.1 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 3 4.7 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 9 14.1 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Boulia (S), of couple families with children, 34.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.7% had both employed part-time and 15.6% 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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Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles | internet connection

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 128 85.3 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 22 14.7 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Boulia (S), 85.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 111 86.7 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 3.9 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 6 4.7 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Boulia (S), 86.7% were separate houses, 3.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 4.7% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.3 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 12 9.3 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 25 19.4 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 50 38.8 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 29 22.5 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 7.8 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Boulia (S), of occupied private dwellings 9.3% had 1 bedroom, 19.4% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 35 26.1 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 10 7.5 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 69 51.5 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 11 8.2 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 9 6.7 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Boulia (S), 26.1% were owned outright, 7.5% were owned with a mortgage and 51.5% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 82 60.7 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 50 37.0 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 2.2 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Boulia (S), of all households, 60.7% were family households, 37.0% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

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Household income Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 18.2 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.1 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Boulia (S), 18.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 9.1% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 85 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.9 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.1 -- 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 Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.5 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 2.5 -- 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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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 20 14.9 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 46 34.3 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 25 18.7 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 33 24.6 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 7.5 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Boulia (S), 34.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 18.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 40 29.4 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 81 59.6 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 15 11.0 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Boulia (S), 59.6% 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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Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 55 49.1 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 57 50.9 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Boulia (S), 49.1% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.9% were female. The median age was 24 years.

View the data quality statements for: Place of Usual Residence (PURP) Indigenous status (INGP)

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1.1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 900 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Boulia (S), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

View the data quality statements for: Number of Bedrooms in Private Dwelling (BEDD) Household composition (HHCD) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Boulia (S) % Boulia (S) Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 98 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Boulia (S), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $98 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

View the data quality statements for: Rent weekly payments (RNTD) Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED) Indigenous household Indicator (INGDWTD)

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.