Darra

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC30818
People 4,343
Male 51.4%
Female 48.6%
Median age 33
Families 1,025
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 0.8
All private dwellings 1,625
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,288
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,550
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7

(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

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
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 2,232 51.4 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,108 48.6 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 66 1.5 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,343 people in Darra. Of these 51.4% were male and 48.6% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

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Age Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 33 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 329 7.6 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 276 6.4 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 233 5.4 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 235 5.4 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 398 9.2 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 453 10.4 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 404 9.3 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 314 7.2 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 303 7.0 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 260 6.0 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 234 5.4 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 239 5.5 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 208 4.8 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 142 3.3 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 99 2.3 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 88 2.0 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 64 1.5 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 58 1.3 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Darra was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.4% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 1,495 42.6 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 127 3.6 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 285 8.1 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 170 4.8 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 1,432 40.8 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Darra aged 15 years and over, 42.6% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,246 41.0 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 309 10.2 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,484 48.8 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Darra, of people aged 15 years and over, 41.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 45 3.0 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 189 12.6 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 106 7.1 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 12.3 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 23 1.5 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 20 1.3 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 111 7.4 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 260 17.3 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 45 3.0 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 499 33.2 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Darra 34.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.2% were in primary school, 14.9% in secondary school and 24.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 603 17.2 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 279 8.0 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 64 1.8 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 429 12.3 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 713 20.4 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 143 4.1 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 333 9.5 488,554 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 286 8.2 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 91 2.6 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 471 13.5 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Darra, 20.4% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 14.1% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 8.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 913 16.5 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Vietnamese 838 15.1 28,325 0.4 294,798 0.9
Australian 814 14.7 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 292 5.3 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 232 4.2 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4

The most common ancestries in Darra were English 16.5%, Vietnamese 15.1%, Australian 14.7%, Irish 5.3% and Scottish 4.2%.

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

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Country of birth Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 2,093 48.6 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
Vietnam 596 13.8 19,544 0.4 219,355 0.9
India 171 4.0 49,145 1.0 455,389 1.9
New Zealand 146 3.4 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
Philippines 67 1.6 39,661 0.8 232,386 1.0
England 49 1.1 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9

In Darra, 48.6% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were Vietnam 13.8%, India 4.0%, New Zealand 3.4%, Philippines 1.6% and England 1.1%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 2,365 54.5 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 190 4.4 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 188 4.3 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,095 25.2 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Darra, 25.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 54.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 1,298 30.1 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
Vietnam 849 19.7 28,991 0.6 320,208 1.4
India 204 4.7 67,903 1.4 616,939 2.6
New Zealand 149 3.5 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
England 119 2.8 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0

In Darra, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 30.1%, Vietnam 19.7%, India 4.7%, New Zealand 3.5% and England 2.8%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 1,303 30.0 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
Vietnam 872 20.1 30,297 0.6 335,060 1.4
India 210 4.8 65,921 1.4 605,777 2.6
New Zealand 147 3.4 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6
England 114 2.6 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6

In Darra, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 30.0%, Vietnam 20.1%, India 4.8%, New Zealand 3.4% and England 2.6%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Catholic 1,105 25.6 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
No Religion, so described 997 23.1 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Not stated 595 13.8 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Buddhism 353 8.2 70,789 1.5 563,674 2.4
Islam 257 5.9 44,885 1.0 604,240 2.6

The most common responses for religion in Darra were Catholic 25.6%, No Religion, so described 23.1%, Not stated 13.8%, Buddhism 8.2% and Islam 5.9%. In Darra, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (49.5%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Vietnamese 829 19.1 25,914 0.6 277,400 1.2
Punjabi 105 2.4 17,991 0.4 132,496 0.6
Arabic 91 2.1 13,644 0.3 321,728 1.4
Bengali 62 1.4 3,683 0.1 54,566 0.2
Hindi 61 1.4 18,163 0.4 159,652 0.7
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English only spoken at home 2,024 46.7 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 635 41.1 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Darra 46.7% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Vietnamese 19.1%, Punjabi 2.4%, Arabic 2.1%, Bengali 1.4% and Hindi 1.4%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,110 55.1 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 613 30.5 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 95 4.7 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 195 9.7 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 2,013 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Darra. Of these 55.1% were employed full time, 30.5% were employed part-time and 9.7% 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
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 207 11.4 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 172 9.5 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 233 12.8 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 436 24.0 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 678 37.3 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Darra, 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Professionals 317 17.5 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Technicians and Trades Workers 300 16.5 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Labourers 265 14.6 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 216 11.9 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Clerical and Administrative Workers 189 10.4 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Machinery Operators and Drivers 174 9.6 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3
Sales Workers 166 9.1 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Managers 137 7.5 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0

The most common occupations in Darra included Professionals 17.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 16.5%, Labourers 14.6%, Community and Personal Service Workers 11.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 10.4%, Machinery Operators and Drivers 9.6%, Sales Workers 9.1% and Managers 7.5%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Cafes and Restaurants 68 4.0 49,488 2.3 253,385 2.4
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 66 3.9 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9
Supermarket and Grocery Stores 55 3.2 52,291 2.4 254,275 2.4
Takeaway Food Services 45 2.6 41,958 2.0 189,447 1.8
Hairdressing and Beauty Services 40 2.3 18,847 0.9 88,901 0.8

Of the employed people in Darra, the most common responses for industry of employment included Cafes and Restaurants 4.0%, Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 3.9%, Supermarket and Grocery Stores 3.2%, Takeaway Food Services 2.6% and Hairdressing and Beauty Services 2.3%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 550 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 1,389 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,288 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Darra was $550.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,069 59.3 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Train 225 12.5 42,306 2.0 488,012 4.6
Car, as passenger 103 5.7 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Worked at home 58 3.2 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Walked only 29 1.6 70,471 3.3 370,427 3.5
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People who travelled to work by public transport 293 16.1 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,217 67.1 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Darra, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 59.3%, Train 12.5%, Car, as passenger 5.7%, Worked at home 3.2% and Walked only 1.6%. On the day, 16.1% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 67.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,156 61.5 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 858 24.5 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 365 10.4 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 499 14.2 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Darra, of people aged 15 years and over, 61.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.2% 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
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 788 22.5 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 789 22.5 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 298 8.5 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 276 7.9 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Darra, 22.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 314 30.8 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 478 47.0 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 180 17.7 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 46 4.5 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Darra, 47.0% were couple families with children, 30.8% were couple families without children and 17.7% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 20.8 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 79.2 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Darra, 20.8% of single parents were male and 79.2% 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
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 151 19.1 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 42 5.3 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 120 15.2 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 165 20.9 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 66 8.3 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 167 21.1 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 36 4.6 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 44 5.6 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Darra, of couple families with children, 19.1% had both partners employed full-time, 5.3% had both employed part-time and 15.2% 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 Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,364 94.3 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 82 5.7 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Darra, 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,166 85.5 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 178 13.0 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 13 1.0 186,780 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 Darra, 85.5% were separate houses, 13.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.0% were flats or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 21 1.5 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 178 13.0 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 795 57.9 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 341 24.9 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 37 2.7 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Darra, of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 13.0% had 2 bedrooms and 57.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.8 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 377 27.4 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 384 27.9 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 564 41.0 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 12 0.9 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 40 2.9 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Darra, 27.4% were owned outright, 27.9% were owned with a mortgage and 41.0% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 974 70.7 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 317 23.0 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 86 6.2 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Darra, of all households, 70.7% were family households, 23.0% were single person households and 6.2% were group households.

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Household income Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 21.9 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.1 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Darra, 21.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 9.1% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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Mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 340 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.5 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 17.5 -- 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 Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 1,550 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 94 6.8 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 533 38.8 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 466 33.9 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 227 16.5 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 55 4.0 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Darra, 38.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 234 17.0 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,103 80.1 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 40 2.9 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Darra, 80.1% 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.
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 32 46.4 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 37 53.6 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 24 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Darra, 46.4% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 53.6% were female. The median age was 24 years.

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

Dwelling characteristics

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

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0.9 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,031 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Darra, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3 persons, with 0.9 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,031.

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
Darra % Darra Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 310 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,656 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Darra, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $310 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,656.

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.