Bongaree

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC30311
People 6,947
Male 45.8%
Female 54.2%
Median age 64
Families 1,931
Average children per family
for families with children 1.6
for all households (a) 0.3
All private dwellings 4,113
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $761
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,452
Median weekly rent $267
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4

(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
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 3,179 45.8 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 3,767 54.2 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 156 2.2 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 6,947 people in Bongaree. Of these 45.8% were male and 54.2% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

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Age Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 64 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 140 2.0 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 193 2.8 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 213 3.1 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 263 3.8 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 171 2.5 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 112 1.6 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 169 2.4 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 199 2.9 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 249 3.6 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 299 4.3 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 365 5.2 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 497 7.1 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 672 9.7 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 881 12.7 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 813 11.7 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 701 10.1 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 481 6.9 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 536 7.7 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Bongaree was 64 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 7.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 49.1% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 3,230 50.5 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 297 4.6 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 893 13.9 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 882 13.8 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,100 17.2 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Bongaree aged 15 years and over, 50.5% were married and 18.6% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 2,755 49.5 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 446 8.0 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 2,360 42.4 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Bongaree, of people aged 15 years and over, 49.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 21 1.5 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 236 16.6 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 19 1.3 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 184 12.9 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 28 2.0 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 22 1.5 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 75 5.3 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 65 4.6 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 41 2.9 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 731 51.4 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Bongaree 20.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.7% were in primary school, 16.0% in secondary school and 9.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 574 9.0 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 463 7.2 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 148 2.3 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 996 15.5 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 750 11.7 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 268 4.2 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 1,130 17.6 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 8 0.1 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 849 13.2 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 8 0.1 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 1,019 15.9 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Bongaree, 11.7% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 17.8% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 7.2% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 3,198 34.1 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 2,322 24.8 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Scottish 879 9.4 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 866 9.2 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
German 468 5.0 296,387 4.5 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Bongaree were English 34.1%, Australian 24.8%, Scottish 9.4%, Irish 9.2% and German 5.0%.

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

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Country of birth Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 4,907 70.7 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 484 7.0 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
New Zealand 298 4.3 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
Netherlands 64 0.9 14,067 0.3 70,172 0.3
Scotland 61 0.9 21,879 0.5 119,417 0.5
Germany 49 0.7 20,387 0.4 102,595 0.4

In Bongaree, 70.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 7.0%, New Zealand 4.3%, Netherlands 0.9%, Scotland 0.9% and Germany 0.7%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,526 22.0 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 395 5.7 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 293 4.2 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 4,055 58.4 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Bongaree, 58.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 4,379 63.3 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 681 9.9 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
New Zealand 326 4.7 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
Scotland 159 2.3 54,350 1.2 276,038 1.2
Netherlands 99 1.4 35,231 0.7 175,354 0.7

In Bongaree, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 63.3%, England 9.9%, New Zealand 4.7%, Scotland 2.3% and Netherlands 1.4%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 4,484 64.5 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 684 9.8 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
New Zealand 310 4.5 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
Scotland 123 1.8 46,925 1.0 245,915 1.1
Netherlands 86 1.2 30,008 0.6 152,088 0.6

In Bongaree, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 64.5%, England 9.8%, New Zealand 4.5%, Scotland 1.8% and Netherlands 1.2%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,620 23.3 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Anglican 1,571 22.6 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Catholic 1,409 20.3 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 781 11.2 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 498 7.2 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Bongaree were No Religion, so described 23.3%, Anglican 22.6%, Catholic 20.3%, Not stated 11.2% and Uniting Church 7.2%. In Bongaree, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (71.5%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
German 32 0.5 16,488 0.4 79,353 0.3
Dutch 20 0.3 7,157 0.2 33,835 0.1
Mandarin 13 0.2 69,474 1.5 596,711 2.5
Filipino 12 0.2 11,371 0.2 71,220 0.3
Greek 11 0.2 10,538 0.2 237,588 1.0
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English only spoken at home 6,113 88.3 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 154 4.3 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Bongaree 88.3% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included German 0.5%, Dutch 0.3%, Mandarin 0.2%, Filipino 0.2% and Greek 0.2%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 906 48.2 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 666 35.4 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 129 6.9 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 179 9.5 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 1,880 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bongaree. Of these 48.2% were employed full time, 35.4% were employed part-time and 9.5% 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
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 237 14.0 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 169 10.0 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 256 15.1 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 323 19.1 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 580 34.3 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Bongaree, 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Professionals 256 15.0 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Community and Personal Service Workers 254 14.9 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Technicians and Trades Workers 247 14.5 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Clerical and Administrative Workers 216 12.7 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Labourers 204 12.0 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Sales Workers 200 11.7 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Managers 171 10.0 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Machinery Operators and Drivers 123 7.2 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Bongaree included Professionals 15.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 14.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 14.5%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.7%, Labourers 12.0%, Sales Workers 11.7%, Managers 10.0% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 7.2%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Aged Care Residential Services 80 4.9 40,967 1.9 211,621 2.0
Primary Education 68 4.1 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Other Social Assistance Services 49 3.0 30,196 1.4 158,230 1.5
Secondary Education 45 2.7 36,640 1.7 177,487 1.7
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 42 2.6 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4

Of the employed people in Bongaree, the most common responses for industry of employment included Aged Care Residential Services 4.9%, Primary Education 4.1%, Other Social Assistance Services 3.0%, Secondary Education 2.7% and Supermarket and Grocery Stores 2.6%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 463 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 985 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 761 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bongaree was $463.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,061 62.5 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Car, as passenger 95 5.6 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 88 5.2 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Walked only 75 4.4 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
Train, car as driver 26 1.5 11,835 0.6 86,003 0.8
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 73 4.3 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,192 70.1 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Bongaree, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 62.5%, Car, as passenger 5.6%, Worked at home 5.2%, Walked only 4.4% and Train, car as driver 1.5%. On the day, 4.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 70.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,001 62.5 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 921 14.4 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 848 13.2 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,095 17.1 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Bongaree, of people aged 15 years and over, 62.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 14.4% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.1% 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
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 965 15.1 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,429 22.3 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 913 14.3 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 690 10.8 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bongaree, 22.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 1,284 66.4 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 347 17.9 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 270 14.0 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 34 1.8 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Bongaree, 17.9% were couple families with children, 66.4% were couple families without children and 14.0% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 16.4 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 83.6 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Bongaree, 16.4% of single parents were male and 83.6% 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
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 107 6.5 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 55 3.4 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 135 8.3 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 120 7.3 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 104 6.4 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 973 59.5 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 61 3.7 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 81 5.0 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Bongaree, of couple families with children, 6.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 8.3% 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 Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 3,314 86.0 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 540 14.0 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Bongaree, 86.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.0% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,970 59.4 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 987 29.8 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 250 7.5 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 100 3.0 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Bongaree, 59.4% were separate houses, 29.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.5% were flats or apartments and 3.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 16 0.5 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 278 8.4 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 1,081 32.6 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 1,233 37.2 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 589 17.8 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 116 3.5 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bongaree, of occupied private dwellings 8.4% had 1 bedroom, 32.6% had 2 bedrooms and 37.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 1.9 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 1,648 49.7 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 471 14.2 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 987 29.7 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 95 2.9 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 117 3.5 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Bongaree, 49.7% were owned outright, 14.2% were owned with a mortgage and 29.7% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 1,912 57.6 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 1,315 39.6 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 90 2.7 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Bongaree, of all households, 57.6% were family households, 39.6% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

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Household income Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 37.0 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Bongaree, 37.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 3.6% 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 Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 267 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.0 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 16.0 -- 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 Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,452 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 375 11.3 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 1,667 50.4 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 828 25.0 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 285 8.6 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 155 4.7 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Bongaree, 50.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 25.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.6% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 830 25.1 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 2,367 71.5 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 113 3.4 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Bongaree, 71.5% 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.
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 86 54.8 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 71 45.2 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 38 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Bongaree, 54.8% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 45.2% were female. The median age was 38 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
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 845 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Bongaree, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $845.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Bongaree % Bongaree Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 278 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Bongaree, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $278 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

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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.