4812, QLD

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Postal Areas
Area code POA4812
People 18,804
Male 48.6%
Female 51.4%
Median age 38
Families 4,607
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all households (a) 0.6
All private dwellings 9,511
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,114
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,560
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5

(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
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 9,144 48.6 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 9,661 51.4 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 1,217 6.5 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 18,804 people in 4812, QLD. Of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.5% of the population.

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Age 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 1,092 5.8 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 1,079 5.7 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 1,200 6.4 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 1,216 6.5 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 1,268 6.8 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 1,377 7.3 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 1,247 6.6 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 1,193 6.4 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 1,238 6.6 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 1,296 6.9 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 1,295 6.9 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 1,214 6.5 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 984 5.2 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 848 4.5 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 696 3.7 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 590 3.1 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 454 2.4 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 497 2.6 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in 4812, QLD was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 5,591 36.2 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 667 4.3 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 1,890 12.3 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 934 6.1 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 6,342 41.1 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in 4812, QLD aged 15 years and over, 36.2% were married and 16.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 4,841 36.2 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 1,736 13.0 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 6,803 50.8 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In 4812, QLD, of people aged 15 years and over, 36.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 197 3.5 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 965 17.1 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 288 5.1 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 148 2.6 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 647 11.4 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 319 5.6 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 318 5.6 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 331 5.9 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 947 16.7 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 154 2.7 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 1,342 23.7 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In 4812, QLD 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.7% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 22.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 2,745 17.8 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 1,246 8.1 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 454 2.9 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 2,444 15.9 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 2,510 16.3 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 667 4.3 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 2,046 13.3 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 11 0.1 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 3 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 1,270 8.2 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 68 0.4 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,665 10.8 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in 4812, QLD, 16.3% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 18.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.1% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australian 7,176 27.0 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
English 7,097 26.7 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 2,853 10.7 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 2,080 7.8 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
German 1,032 3.9 296,387 4.5 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in 4812, QLD were Australian 27.0%, English 26.7%, Irish 10.7%, Scottish 7.8% and German 3.9%.

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 4812, QLD (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 14,693 78.2 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
New Zealand 462 2.5 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
England 450 2.4 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
Philippines 277 1.5 39,661 0.8 232,386 1.0
India 146 0.8 49,145 1.0 455,389 1.9
Papua New Guinea 95 0.5 16,120 0.3 28,800 0.1

In 4812, QLD, 78.2% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were New Zealand 2.5%, England 2.4%, Philippines 1.5%, India 0.8% and Papua New Guinea 0.5%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 3,376 18.0 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 1,223 6.5 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 938 5.0 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 11,785 62.7 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In 4812, QLD, 62.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 12,781 68.1 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 897 4.8 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 590 3.1 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
Philippines 290 1.5 43,562 0.9 270,177 1.2
Italy 226 1.2 42,085 0.9 470,138 2.0

In 4812, QLD, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 68.1%, England 4.8%, New Zealand 3.1%, Philippines 1.5% and Italy 1.2%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 13,102 69.8 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 746 4.0 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 608 3.2 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
Philippines 364 1.9 57,947 1.2 325,049 1.4
India 186 1.0 65,921 1.4 605,777 2.6

In 4812, QLD, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 69.8%, England 4.0%, New Zealand 3.2%, Philippines 1.9% and India 1.0%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 5,506 29.3 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 5,080 27.0 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 2,781 14.8 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 1,788 9.5 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 868 4.6 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in 4812, QLD were No Religion, so described 29.3%, Catholic 27.0%, Anglican 14.8%, Not stated 9.5% and Uniting Church 4.6%. In 4812, QLD, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (64.0%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Tagalog 156 0.8 16,999 0.4 111,273 0.5
Italian 106 0.6 20,009 0.4 271,597 1.2
Greek 76 0.4 10,538 0.2 237,588 1.0
Mandarin 67 0.4 69,474 1.5 596,711 2.5
Filipino 65 0.3 11,371 0.2 71,220 0.3
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English only spoken at home 16,031 85.4 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 826 10.0 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In 4812, QLD 85.4% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Tagalog 0.8%, Italian 0.6%, Greek 0.4%, Mandarin 0.4% and Filipino 0.3%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 5,347 56.6 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 2,778 29.4 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 430 4.6 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 890 9.4 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 9,445 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in 4812, QLD. Of these 56.6% were employed full time, 29.4% were employed part-time and 9.4% 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
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 1,024 12.0 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 728 8.5 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 1,028 12.0 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 1,866 21.8 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 3,477 40.7 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in 4812, QLD, 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Professionals 1,884 22.0 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 1,215 14.2 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 1,148 13.4 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Community and Personal Service Workers 1,125 13.2 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Labourers 958 11.2 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Sales Workers 813 9.5 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Managers 739 8.6 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 557 6.5 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in 4812, QLD included Professionals 22.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 13.2%, Labourers 11.2%, Sales Workers 9.5%, Managers 8.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 6.5%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 542 6.5 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9
Primary Education 270 3.2 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Higher Education 230 2.7 28,546 1.3 155,985 1.5
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 216 2.6 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4
Cafes and Restaurants 209 2.5 49,488 2.3 253,385 2.4

Of the employed people in 4812, QLD, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 6.5%, Primary Education 3.2%, Higher Education 2.7%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.6% and Cafes and Restaurants 2.5%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 630 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,517 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,114 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in 4812, QLD was $630.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 5,924 69.2 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 576 6.7 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 257 3.0 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Walked only 241 2.8 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
Bicycle 217 2.5 21,679 1.0 107,756 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 189 2.2 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 6,598 77.1 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In 4812, QLD, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 69.2%, Car, as passenger 6.7%, Worked at home 3.0%, Walked only 2.8% and Bicycle 2.5%. On the day, 2.2% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 77.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 10,807 70.0 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,013 26.0 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,684 10.9 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,010 19.5 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In 4812, QLD, of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.0% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.5% 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
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 3,474 22.5 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 4,405 28.6 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 1,686 10.9 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 1,241 8.0 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in 4812, QLD, 28.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,737 37.7 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,691 36.7 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 1,056 22.9 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 124 2.7 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in 4812, QLD, 36.7% were couple families with children, 37.7% were couple families without children and 22.9% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 19.6 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.4 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In 4812, QLD, 19.6% of single parents were male and 80.4% 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
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 823 24.0 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 139 4.1 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 695 20.3 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 447 13.0 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 196 5.7 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 646 18.9 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 171 5.0 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 309 9.0 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In 4812, QLD, of couple families with children, 24.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 20.3% 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 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 7,726 85.9 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,271 14.1 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In 4812, QLD, 85.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 4,763 61.6 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,106 27.3 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 784 10.1 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 47 0.6 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in 4812, QLD, 61.6% were separate houses, 27.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 10.1% were flats or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 43 0.6 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 413 5.4 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 2,783 36.1 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 2,895 37.5 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,406 18.2 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 170 2.2 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In 4812, QLD, of occupied private dwellings 5.4% had 1 bedroom, 36.1% had 2 bedrooms and 37.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,801 23.3 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 2,234 29.0 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 3,404 44.1 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 79 1.0 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 198 2.6 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in 4812, QLD, 23.3% were owned outright, 29.0% were owned with a mortgage and 44.1% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 4,544 58.9 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 2,816 36.5 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 355 4.6 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In 4812, QLD, of all households, 58.9% were family households, 36.5% were single person households and 4.6% were group households.

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Household income 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 27.0 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In 4812, QLD, 27.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 9.2% 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 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 250 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.6 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 17.4 -- 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 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,560 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.5 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.5 -- 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 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 769 10.0 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 3,290 42.6 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 2,431 31.5 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 954 12.4 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 270 3.5 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In 4812, QLD, 42.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection 4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 1,603 20.8 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 5,911 76.6 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 202 2.6 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In 4812, QLD, 76.6% 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.
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 604 49.6 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 614 50.4 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 23 --

In 4812, QLD, 49.6% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 50.4% were female. The median age was 22 years.

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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
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 993 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In 4812, QLD, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $993.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
4812, QLD % 4812, QLD Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 240 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In 4812, QLD, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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.