Upper Brookfield

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC32930
People 785
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 42
Families 212
Average children per family
for families with children 2
for all households (a) 1
All private dwellings 278
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,193
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,500
Median weekly rent $375
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4

(a) This label has been updated to more accurately reflect the Census concept shown in this data item. The data has not changed.

Search all persons QuickStats for another area

Map is loading.
Other 2016 Census products available for this area:
To view more QuickStats or Community Profiles for a different area, see Search Census data.

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
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 385 49.2 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 398 50.8 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.5 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 785 people in Upper Brookfield. Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

View the data quality statement for Place of Usual Residence (PURP)
Age Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 41 5.3 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 62 8.0 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 67 8.6 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 56 7.2 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 38 4.9 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 14 1.8 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 38 4.9 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 63 8.1 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 38 4.9 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 79 10.2 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 77 9.9 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 46 5.9 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 47 6.0 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 40 5.1 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 39 5.0 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 16 2.1 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 8 1.0 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 9 1.2 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Upper Brookfield was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

View the data quality statement for Age (AGEP)
Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 382 62.4 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 7 1.1 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 36 5.9 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 10 1.6 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 177 28.9 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Upper Brookfield aged 15 years and over, 62.4% were married and 7.7% were either divorced or separated.

View the data quality statement for Registered marital status (MSTP)
Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 309 58.5 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 45 8.5 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 174 33.0 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Upper Brookfield, of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.5% were in a de facto marriage.

View the data quality statement for Social marital status (MDCP)
Education Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 10 3.4 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 52 17.7 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 13 4.4 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 9 3.1 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 22 7.5 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 14 4.8 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 25 8.5 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 2.4 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 55 18.7 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 5 1.7 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 82 27.9 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Upper Brookfield 38.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.6% were in primary school, 21.2% in secondary school and 20.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

View the data quality statement for Educational Institution Attendee Status (TYSTAP)
Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 254 41.1 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 64 10.4 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 9 1.5 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 56 9.1 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 92 14.9 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 12 1.9 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 34 5.5 488,554 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 15 2.4 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 0 0.0 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 68 11.0 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Upper Brookfield, 14.9% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 10.5% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 10.4% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

View the data quality statement for Level of highest educational attainment (HEAP)

Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 325 28.8 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 276 24.4 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Scottish 106 9.4 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
Irish 100 8.8 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
German 60 5.3 296,387 4.5 982,226 3.1

The most common ancestries in Upper Brookfield were English 28.8%, Australian 24.4%, Scottish 9.4%, Irish 8.8% and German 5.3%.

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 Upper Brookfield (including those who did not state an ancestry).

View the data quality statement for Ancestry (ANCP)
Country of birth Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 551 71.7 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 44 5.7 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
South Africa 19 2.5 40,131 0.9 162,449 0.7
New Zealand 12 1.6 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
United States of America 11 1.4 17,053 0.4 86,125 0.4
Netherlands 10 1.3 14,067 0.3 70,172 0.3

In Upper Brookfield, 71.7% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 5.7%, South Africa 2.5%, New Zealand 1.6%, United States of America 1.4% and Netherlands 1.3%.

View the data quality statement for Country of birth (BPLP)
Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 195 24.7 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 72 9.1 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 48 6.1 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 402 51.0 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Upper Brookfield, 51.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

View the data quality statement for Country of birth of father and/or mother (BPPP)
Country of birth of father, stated responses Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 451 59.1 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 75 9.8 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
South Africa 25 3.3 46,102 1.0 190,816 0.8
New Zealand 21 2.8 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6
Netherlands 19 2.5 35,231 0.7 175,354 0.7

In Upper Brookfield, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 59.1%, England 9.8%, South Africa 3.3%, New Zealand 2.8% and Netherlands 2.5%.

View the data quality statement for Country of birth of father (BPMP)
Country of birth of mother, stated responses Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 471 60.2 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 62 7.9 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
South Africa 26 3.3 46,654 1.0 193,412 0.8
Netherlands 22 2.8 30,008 0.6 152,088 0.6
New Zealand 15 1.9 236,930 5.0 608,329 2.6

In Upper Brookfield, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 60.2%, England 7.9%, South Africa 3.3%, Netherlands 2.8% and New Zealand 1.9%.

View the data quality statement for Country of birth of mother (BPFP)
Religious affiliation, top responses Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 331 42.1 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 117 14.9 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Not stated 107 13.6 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Anglican 81 10.3 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Uniting Church 48 6.1 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Upper Brookfield were No Religion, so described 42.1%, Catholic 14.9%, Not stated 13.6%, Anglican 10.3% and Uniting Church 6.1%. In Upper Brookfield, No Religion, so described was the largest religious group reported overall (49.1%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

View the data quality statement for Religious affiliation (RELP)
Language, top responses (other than English) Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
German 12 1.6 16,488 0.4 79,353 0.3
Spanish 6 0.8 21,006 0.4 140,817 0.6
Dutch 4 0.5 7,157 0.2 33,835 0.1
Italian 3 0.4 20,009 0.4 271,597 1.2
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
English only spoken at home 661 87.1 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 27 10.3 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Upper Brookfield 87.1% of people only spoke English at home. The only other responses for language spoken at home were German 1.6%, Spanish 0.8%, Dutch 0.5% and Italian 0.4%.

View the data quality statement for Language spoken at home (LANP)

Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 216 55.0 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 136 34.6 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 19 4.8 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 22 5.6 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 393 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Upper Brookfield. Of these 55.0% were employed full time, 34.6% were employed part-time and 5.6% 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.

View the data quality statement for Labour force status (LFSP)
Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 63 17.1 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 39 10.6 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 38 10.3 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 55 14.9 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 159 43.1 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Upper Brookfield, 17.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

View the data quality statement for Hours worked (HRSP)
Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Professionals 125 34.0 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 66 17.9 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 46 12.5 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Technicians and Trades Workers 36 9.8 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 26 7.1 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Sales Workers 26 7.1 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Labourers 25 6.8 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 8 2.2 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Upper Brookfield included Professionals 34.0%, Managers 17.9%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 12.5%, Technicians and Trades Workers 9.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 7.1%, Sales Workers 7.1%, Labourers 6.8% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.2%.

View the data quality statement for Occupation (OCCP)
Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Higher Education 21 6.8 28,546 1.3 155,985 1.5
State Government Administration 20 6.5 36,185 1.7 158,980 1.5
Primary Education 14 4.5 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Computer System Design and Related Services 10 3.2 23,232 1.1 162,884 1.5
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 9 2.9 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9

Of the employed people in Upper Brookfield, the most common responses for industry of employment included Higher Education 6.8%, State Government Administration 6.5%, Primary Education 4.5%, Computer System Design and Related Services 3.2% and Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 2.9%.

View the data quality statement for Industry of employment (INDP)
Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 886 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 2,392 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,193 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Upper Brookfield was $886.

View the data quality statements for: Total personal income (INCP) Total family income (FINF) Total household income (HIND)

Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 221 62.6 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 34 9.6 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Train, car as driver 12 3.4 11,835 0.6 86,003 0.8
Car, as passenger 10 2.8 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Truck 5 1.4 19,948 0.9 85,892 0.8
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
People who travelled to work by public transport 26 7.0 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 260 69.1 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Upper Brookfield, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 62.6%, Worked at home 9.6%, Train, car as driver 3.4%, Car, as passenger 2.8% and Truck 1.4%. On the day, 7.0% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 69.1% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

View the data quality statement for Method of travel to work (MTWP)
Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 501 81.1 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 222 36.1 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 88 14.2 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 210 34.2 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Upper Brookfield, of people aged 15 years and over, 81.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.1% provided care for children and 14.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 34.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

View the data quality statements for: Unpaid domestic work (DOMP) Unpaid child care (CHCAREP) Unpaid assistance (UNCAREP) Voluntary work (VOLWP)

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 145 23.6 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 187 30.4 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 97 15.8 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 69 11.2 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Upper Brookfield, 30.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

View the data quality statement for Unpaid domestic work, number of hours (DOMP)

Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 80 38.3 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 104 49.8 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 25 12.0 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Upper Brookfield, 49.8% were couple families with children, 38.3% were couple families without children and 12.0% were one parent families.

View the data quality statement for Family composition (FMCF)
Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 34.5 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 65.5 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Upper Brookfield, 34.5% of single parents were male and 65.5% were female.

View the data quality statement for Family composition (FMCF)

Employment status of couple families

Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 39 21.7 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 6 3.3 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 36 20.0 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 27 15.0 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 10 5.6 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 33 18.3 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 10 5.6 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 19 10.6 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Upper Brookfield, of couple families with children, 21.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 20.0% 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.

View the data quality statement for Labour force status of parents / partners in families (LFSF)

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 Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 240 93.4 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 17 6.6 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Upper Brookfield, 93.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.6% were unoccupied.

View the data quality statements for: Dwelling type (DWTD) Dwelling Structure (STRD)

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 240 100.0 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 Upper Brookfield, 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.

View the data quality statement for Dwelling structure (STRD)
Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 4 1.7 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 25 10.6 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 74 31.4 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 128 54.2 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 2.1 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Upper Brookfield, of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 10.6% had 2 bedrooms and 31.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.8 people.

View the data quality statements for: Number of bedrooms in a private dwelling (BEDD) Number of persons usually resident in dwelling (NPRD)

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 102 42.3 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 108 44.8 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 26 10.8 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 0 0.0 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 5 2.1 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Upper Brookfield, 42.3% were owned outright, 44.8% were owned with a mortgage and 10.8% were rented.

View the data quality statement for Tenure type (TEND)

Household composition

Household composition Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 207 85.9 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 31 12.9 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 3 1.2 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Upper Brookfield, of all households, 85.9% were family households, 12.9% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

View the data quality statement for Household composition (HHCD)
Household income Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 9.8 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 33.3 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Upper Brookfield, 9.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 33.3% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

View the data quality statement for Household income, total weekly (HIND)

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 Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 375 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.3 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 1.7 -- 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.

View the data quality statement for Rent weekly payments (RNTD)
Mortgage monthly repayments Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 9.4 -- 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.

View the data quality statement for Mortgage monthly repayments (MRED)

Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 3 1.2 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 39 16.2 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 95 39.6 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 97 40.4 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.5 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Upper Brookfield, 16.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

View the data quality statement for Number of registered motor vehicles (VEHD)

Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 16 6.7 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 218 91.2 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 5 2.1 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Upper Brookfield, 91.2% 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.
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 4 100.0 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 0 0.0 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 0 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Upper Brookfield, 100.0% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 0.0% were female. The median age was 0 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
Upper Brookfield % Upper Brookfield Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 0 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 0 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Upper Brookfield, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0 persons, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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

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

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.