Banana

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2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC30141
People 356
Male 51.5%
Female 48.5%
Median age 38
Families 94
Average children per family
for families with children 2.1
for all families 0.9
All private dwellings 165
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,708
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

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
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 184 51.5 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 173 48.5 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 26 7.1 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 356 people in Banana. Of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.1% of the population.

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Age Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 38 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 22 6.0 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 26 7.1 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 39 10.6 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 32 8.7 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 18 4.9 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 15 4.1 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 25 6.8 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 23 6.2 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 21 5.7 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 31 8.4 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 21 5.7 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 28 7.6 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 20 5.4 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 12 3.3 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 22 6.0 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 9 2.4 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 4 1.1 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 Banana was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.8% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 160 56.9 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 5 1.8 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 22 7.8 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 12 4.3 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 82 29.2 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Banana aged 15 years and over, 56.9% were married and 12.4% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 131 53.5 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 31 12.7 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 83 33.9 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Banana, of people aged 15 years and over, 53.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 4 3.5 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 37 32.2 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 3 2.6 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 27 23.5 176,138 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 3 2.6 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 11 9.6 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 0 0.0 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 30 26.1 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Banana 31.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.5% were in primary school, 26.1% in secondary school and 12.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 21 7.5 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 12 4.3 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 4 1.4 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 41 14.7 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 54 19.4 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 16 5.7 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 60 21.5 488,554 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 43 15.4 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 31 11.1 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Banana, 19.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 15.4% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 4.3% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australian 196 41.4 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
English 130 27.4 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Irish 41 8.6 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 38 8.0 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
German 34 7.2 296,387 4.5 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Banana were Australian 41.4%, English 27.4%, Irish 8.6%, Scottish 8.0% and German 7.2%.

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 Banana (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 331 91.9 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 4 1.1 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9

In Banana, 91.9% of people were born in Australia. The only other response for country of birth was England 1.1%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 14 3.9 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 15 4.1 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 5 1.4 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 302 83.4 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Banana, 83.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 312 87.6 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 8 2.2 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
Netherlands 4 1.1 35,231 0.7 175,354 0.7
New Zealand 3 0.8 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
Ireland 3 0.8 29,216 0.6 169,273 0.7

In Banana, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 87.6%, England 2.2%, Netherlands 1.1%, New Zealand 0.8% and Ireland 0.8%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 319 90.1 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 10 2.8 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 5 1.4 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6

In Banana, the only stated responses for country of birth of female parents were Australia 90.1%, England 2.8% and New Zealand 1.4%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Anglican 86 24.4 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 73 20.7 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
No Religion, so described 62 17.6 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Uniting Church 56 15.9 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7
Not stated 23 6.5 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6

The most common responses for religion in Banana were Anglican 24.4%, Catholic 20.7%, No Religion, so described 17.6%, Uniting Church 15.9% and Not stated 6.5%. In Banana, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (81.5%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English only spoken at home 339 95.5 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 0 0.0 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Banana 95.5% of people only spoke English at home. There were no other responses for language spoken at home.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 136 67.7 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 44 21.9 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 9 4.5 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 12 6.0 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 201 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Banana. Of these 67.7% were employed full time, 21.9% were employed part-time and 6.0% 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
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 10 5.3 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 12 6.4 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 23 12.2 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 15 8.0 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 121 64.4 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Banana, 5.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 64.4% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Managers 53 28.8 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 35 19.0 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3
Technicians and Trades Workers 23 12.5 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 20 10.9 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Labourers 17 9.2 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Sales Workers 15 8.2 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Professionals 11 6.0 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 10 5.4 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8

The most common occupations in Banana included Managers 28.8%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 19.0%, Technicians and Trades Workers 12.5%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 10.9%, Labourers 9.2%, Sales Workers 8.2%, Professionals 6.0% and Community and Personal Service Workers 5.4%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Beef Cattle Farming (Specialised) 39 24.8 16,552 0.8 44,309 0.4
Coal Mining 24 15.3 24,967 1.2 46,491 0.4
Road Freight Transport 13 8.3 28,785 1.3 129,528 1.2
Grain-Sheep or Grain-Beef Cattle Farming 7 4.5 1,482 0.1 15,056 0.1
Agricultural Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing 6 3.8 549 0.0 2,163 0.0

Of the employed people in Banana, the most common responses for industry of employment included Beef Cattle Farming (Specialised) 24.8%, Coal Mining 15.3%, Road Freight Transport 8.3%, Grain-Sheep or Grain-Beef Cattle Farming 4.5% and Agricultural Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing 3.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 676 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,910 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,708 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Banana was $676.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 97 58.4 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 35 21.1 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Walked only 13 7.8 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
Car, as passenger 5 3.0 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Truck 3 1.8 19,948 0.9 85,892 0.8
 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 107 58.8 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Banana, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 58.4%, Worked at home 21.1%, Walked only 7.8%, Car, as passenger 3.0% and Truck 1.8%. 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 58.8% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 195 71.2 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 88 32.1 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 6.6 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 80 28.6 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Banana, of people aged 15 years and over, 71.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.1% provided care for children and 6.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.6% 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
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 58 20.6 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 75 26.7 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 29 10.3 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 40 14.2 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Banana, 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 42 43.8 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 43 44.8 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 11 11.5 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Banana, 44.8% were couple families with children, 43.8% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 23.1 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 76.9 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Banana, 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% 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
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 33 35.9 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 22.8 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 15 16.3 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 4 4.3 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 12 13.0 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 4 4.3 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 3 3.3 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Banana, of couple families with children, 35.9% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 22.8% 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 Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 119 77.8 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 34 22.2 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Banana, 77.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 22.2% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 119 100.0 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 0 0.0 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Banana, 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 10 8.7 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 47 40.9 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 51 44.3 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 6.1 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Banana, of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 8.7% had 2 bedrooms and 40.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 51 41.5 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 34 27.6 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 26 21.1 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 5 4.1 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 7 5.7 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Banana, 41.5% were owned outright, 27.6% were owned with a mortgage and 21.1% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 96 79.3 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 22 18.2 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 2.5 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Banana, of all households, 79.3% were family households, 18.2% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

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Household income Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 21.3 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Banana, 21.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 17.6% 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 Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 200 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 0 0.0 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 20 17.4 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 43 37.4 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 48 41.7 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 3.5 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Banana, 17.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 23 20.0 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 89 77.4 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 3 2.6 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Banana, 77.4% 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.
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 8 34.8 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 15 65.2 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 17 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Banana, 34.8% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 65.2% were female. The median age was 17 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
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,874 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Banana, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,874.

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
Banana % Banana Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,889 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Banana, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,889.

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

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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.