Arundel

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC30088
People 10,246
Male 48.3%
Female 51.7%
Median age 40
Families 2,834
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.8
All private dwellings 3,863
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,408
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,800
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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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
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 4,952 48.3 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 5,292 51.7 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 158 1.5 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 10,246 people in Arundel. Of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

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Age Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 40 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 559 5.5 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 619 6.0 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 606 5.9 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 724 7.1 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 735 7.2 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 555 5.4 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 577 5.6 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 632 6.2 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 688 6.7 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 713 7.0 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 773 7.5 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 648 6.3 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 523 5.1 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 612 6.0 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 491 4.8 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 361 3.5 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 233 2.3 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 205 2.0 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Arundel was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 4,267 50.3 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 261 3.1 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 797 9.4 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 441 5.2 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 2,713 32.0 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Arundel aged 15 years and over, 50.3% were married and 12.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 3,805 50.2 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 777 10.2 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 3,005 39.6 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Arundel, of people aged 15 years and over, 50.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 144 4.7 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 485 15.7 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 98 3.2 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 179 5.8 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 401 13.0 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 85 2.8 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 194 6.3 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 171 5.5 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 568 18.4 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 83 2.7 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 676 21.9 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Arundel 30.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.8% were in primary school, 22.1% in secondary school and 24.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,538 18.2 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 786 9.3 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 220 2.6 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 1,255 14.9 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 1,612 19.1 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 421 5.0 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,053 12.5 488,554 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 477 5.6 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 37 0.4 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 814 9.6 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Arundel, 19.1% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.3% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 3,905 28.4 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 2,761 20.1 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Scottish 1,051 7.7 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 1,012 7.4 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Chinese 534 3.9 136,389 2.1 1,213,903 3.9

The most common ancestries in Arundel were English 28.4%, Australian 20.1%, Scottish 7.7%, Irish 7.4% and Chinese 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 Arundel (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 6,026 58.8 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
New Zealand 1,017 9.9 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
England 555 5.4 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 253 2.5 47,114 1.0 509,555 2.2
South Africa 135 1.3 40,131 0.9 162,449 0.7
Philippines 107 1.0 39,661 0.8 232,386 1.0

In Arundel, 58.8% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were New Zealand 9.9%, England 5.4%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.5%, South Africa 1.3% and Philippines 1.0%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 4,258 41.5 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 623 6.1 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 531 5.2 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,148 40.5 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Arundel, 40.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 41.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 4,699 45.8 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
New Zealand 1,084 10.6 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
England 734 7.2 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 338 3.3 64,856 1.4 704,658 3.0
Scotland 159 1.6 54,350 1.2 276,038 1.2

In Arundel, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 45.8%, New Zealand 10.6%, England 7.2%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.3% and Scotland 1.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 4,796 47.0 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
New Zealand 1,123 11.0 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
England 734 7.2 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 345 3.4 64,863 1.4 699,074 3.0
Philippines 166 1.6 57,947 1.2 325,049 1.4

In Arundel, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 47.0%, New Zealand 11.0%, England 7.2%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 3.4% and Philippines 1.6%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 3,255 31.7 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 2,035 19.8 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 1,660 16.2 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 965 9.4 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 405 3.9 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Arundel were No Religion, so described 31.7%, Catholic 19.8%, Anglican 16.2%, Not stated 9.4% and Uniting Church 3.9%. In Arundel, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (57.7%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Mandarin 326 3.2 69,474 1.5 596,711 2.5
Japanese 138 1.3 16,877 0.4 55,966 0.2
Korean 120 1.2 19,620 0.4 108,997 0.5
Cantonese 91 0.9 24,900 0.5 280,943 1.2
Bosnian 60 0.6 2,549 0.1 15,832 0.1
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English only spoken at home 7,907 77.3 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 731 19.9 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Arundel 77.3% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 3.2%, Japanese 1.3%, Korean 1.2%, Cantonese 0.9% and Bosnian 0.6%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 2,739 54.2 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 1,744 34.5 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 199 3.9 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 376 7.4 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 5,058 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Arundel. Of these 54.2% were employed full time, 34.5% were employed part-time and 7.4% 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
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 594 12.7 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 465 9.9 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 682 14.6 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 854 18.2 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,886 40.3 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Arundel, 12.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Professionals 891 19.0 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 658 14.0 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 640 13.7 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 630 13.4 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Community and Personal Service Workers 536 11.4 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Managers 528 11.3 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Labourers 481 10.3 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 227 4.8 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Arundel included Professionals 19.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.0%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 13.7%, Sales Workers 13.4%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.4%, Managers 11.3%, Labourers 10.3% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 4.8%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 232 5.1 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9
Takeaway Food Services 122 2.7 41,958 2.0 189,447 1.8
Cafes and Restaurants 117 2.6 49,488 2.3 253,385 2.4
Primary Education 116 2.6 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 114 2.5 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4

Of the employed people in Arundel, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 5.1%, Takeaway Food Services 2.7%, Cafes and Restaurants 2.6%, Primary Education 2.6% and Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.5%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 615 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,563 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,408 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Arundel was $615.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 3,325 71.2 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 266 5.7 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 258 5.5 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Walked only 61 1.3 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
Train 55 1.2 42,306 2.0 488,012 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 205 4.4 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 3,661 78.3 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Arundel, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 71.2%, Car, as passenger 5.7%, Worked at home 5.5%, Walked only 1.3% and Train 1.2%. On the day, 4.4% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 78.3% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,830 68.9 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,275 26.9 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 875 10.3 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,383 16.3 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Arundel, of people aged 15 years and over, 68.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.9% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.3% 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
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 1,938 22.9 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 2,197 25.9 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 986 11.6 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 709 8.4 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Arundel, 25.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,102 38.8 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 1,240 43.7 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 464 16.4 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 31 1.1 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Arundel, 43.7% were couple families with children, 38.8% were couple families without children and 16.4% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.3 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.7 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Arundel, 16.3% of single parents were male and 83.7% 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
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 460 19.6 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 124 5.3 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 529 22.5 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 315 13.4 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 148 6.3 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 573 24.4 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 89 3.8 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 108 4.6 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Arundel, of couple families with children, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.3% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 3,492 94.9 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 186 5.1 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Arundel, 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 2,884 82.6 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 562 16.1 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 28 0.8 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 4 0.1 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Arundel, 82.6% were separate houses, 16.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 50 1.4 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 299 8.6 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,565 44.9 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,502 43.1 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 68 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 Arundel, of occupied private dwellings 1.4% had 1 bedroom, 8.6% had 2 bedrooms and 44.9% 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
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,100 31.5 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 1,203 34.4 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 1,092 31.3 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 18 0.5 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 80 2.3 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Arundel, 31.5% were owned outright, 34.4% were owned with a mortgage and 31.3% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 2,770 79.3 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 568 16.3 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 157 4.5 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Arundel, of all households, 79.3% were family households, 16.3% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

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Household income Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.9 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Arundel, 16.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 13.9% 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 Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 400 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.1 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 12.9 -- 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 Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.8 -- 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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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 75 2.1 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,193 34.2 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 1,394 40.0 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 719 20.6 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 108 3.1 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Arundel, 34.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 273 7.8 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 3,135 89.8 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 84 2.4 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Arundel, 89.8% 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.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling internet connection (NEDD)

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.
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 84 52.2 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 77 47.8 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 22 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Arundel, 52.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 47.8% were female. The median age was 22 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
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,687 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Arundel, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,687.

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
Arundel % Arundel Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 440 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,297 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Arundel, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $440 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,297.

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.