Westlake

2016 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type State Suburbs
Area code SSC33079
People 4,368
Male 49%
Female 51%
Median age 42
Families 1,284
Average children per family
for families with children 1.9
for all households (a) 1
All private dwellings 1,543
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $2,259
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $500
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1

(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
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 2,142 49.0 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 2,229 51.0 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 23 0.5 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 4,368 people in Westlake. Of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.5% of the population.

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Age Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median age 42 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 226 5.2 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 281 6.4 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 296 6.8 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 361 8.3 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 290 6.6 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 181 4.1 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 198 4.5 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 227 5.2 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 288 6.6 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 321 7.4 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 383 8.8 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 363 8.3 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 334 7.6 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 284 6.5 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 168 3.8 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 84 1.9 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 53 1.2 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 29 0.7 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Westlake was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.2% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Married 2,171 60.9 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 71 2.0 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 216 6.1 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 111 3.1 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 998 28.0 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Westlake aged 15 years and over, 60.9% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 1,985 59.7 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 201 6.0 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 1,138 34.2 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Westlake, of people aged 15 years and over, 59.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Preschool 57 4.2 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 257 19.2 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 42 3.1 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 83 6.2 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 187 13.9 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 65 4.8 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 111 8.3 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 59 4.4 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 325 24.2 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 22 1.6 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 134 10.0 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Westlake 30.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.7% were in primary school, 26.9% in secondary school and 28.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Bachelor Degree level and above 1,271 35.8 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 392 11.0 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 87 2.5 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 329 9.3 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 675 19.0 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 137 3.9 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 278 7.8 488,554 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 129 3.6 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 11 0.3 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 155 4.4 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Westlake, 19.0% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 11.9% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 11.0% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

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Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
English 1,547 25.7 1,794,999 27.5 7,852,224 25.0
Australian 1,157 19.2 1,649,284 25.3 7,298,243 23.3
Irish 586 9.7 564,334 8.7 2,388,058 7.6
Scottish 522 8.7 486,648 7.5 2,023,470 6.4
Chinese 374 6.2 136,389 2.1 1,213,903 3.9

The most common ancestries in Westlake were English 25.7%, Australian 19.2%, Irish 9.7%, Scottish 8.7% and Chinese 6.2%.

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

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Country of birth Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 2,730 63.4 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 198 4.6 180,775 3.8 907,570 3.9
South Africa 133 3.1 40,131 0.9 162,449 0.7
New Zealand 127 2.9 201,206 4.3 518,466 2.2
Vietnam 103 2.4 19,544 0.4 219,355 0.9
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 101 2.3 47,114 1.0 509,555 2.2

In Westlake, 63.4% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 4.6%, South Africa 3.1%, New Zealand 2.9%, Vietnam 2.4% and China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 2.3%.

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 1,945 44.5 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 295 6.7 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 227 5.2 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 1,767 40.4 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Westlake, 40.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 44.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 2,002 46.3 2,824,420 60.1 12,231,150 52.3
England 327 7.6 287,091 6.1 1,403,096 6.0
Vietnam 183 4.2 28,991 0.6 320,208 1.4
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 183 4.2 64,856 1.4 704,658 3.0
New Zealand 157 3.6 236,403 5.0 617,331 2.6

In Westlake, the most common countries of birth for male parents were Australia 46.3%, England 7.6%, Vietnam 4.2%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.2% and New Zealand 3.6%.

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Australia 2,072 47.5 2,897,343 61.6 12,643,365 54.0
England 279 6.4 264,169 5.6 1,302,147 5.6
Vietnam 202 4.6 30,297 0.6 335,060 1.4
China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 178 4.1 64,863 1.4 699,074 3.0
South Africa 151 3.5 46,654 1.0 193,412 0.8

In Westlake, the most common countries of birth for female parents were Australia 47.5%, England 6.4%, Vietnam 4.6%, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) 4.1% and South Africa 3.5%.

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Religious affiliation, top responses Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
No Religion, so described 1,139 26.2 1,374,427 29.2 6,933,708 29.6
Catholic 954 22.0 1,022,514 21.7 5,291,834 22.6
Anglican 632 14.5 719,718 15.3 3,101,185 13.3
Not stated 263 6.1 468,042 10.0 2,238,735 9.6
Uniting Church 262 6.0 238,313 5.1 870,183 3.7

The most common responses for religion in Westlake were No Religion, so described 26.2%, Catholic 22.0%, Anglican 14.5%, Not stated 6.1% and Uniting Church 6.0%. In Westlake, Christianity was the largest religious group reported overall (61.7%) (this figure excludes not stated responses).

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Language, top responses (other than English) Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Mandarin 164 3.7 69,474 1.5 596,711 2.5
Vietnamese 159 3.6 25,914 0.6 277,400 1.2
Cantonese 108 2.5 24,900 0.5 280,943 1.2
Tamil 80 1.8 5,520 0.1 73,161 0.3
Hindi 74 1.7 18,163 0.4 159,652 0.7
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English only spoken at home 3,230 73.6 3,820,632 81.2 17,020,417 72.7
Households where a non English language is spoken 396 27.2 242,052 13.5 1,971,011 22.2

In Westlake 73.6% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Mandarin 3.7%, Vietnamese 3.6%, Cantonese 2.5%, Tamil 1.8% and Hindi 1.7%.

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Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 1,419 57.7 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 821 33.4 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 82 3.3 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 139 5.6 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 2,461 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Westlake. Of these 57.7% were employed full time, 33.4% 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.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 346 14.9 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 238 10.2 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 237 10.2 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 410 17.6 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 1,010 43.5 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Westlake, 14.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Professionals 728 31.2 423,917 19.8 2,370,966 22.2
Managers 378 16.2 258,509 12.1 1,390,047 13.0
Clerical and Administrative Workers 378 16.2 291,317 13.6 1,449,681 13.6
Sales Workers 254 10.9 207,795 9.7 1,000,955 9.4
Technicians and Trades Workers 211 9.0 305,441 14.3 1,447,414 13.5
Community and Personal Service Workers 186 8.0 241,956 11.3 1,157,003 10.8
Labourers 107 4.6 225,268 10.5 1,011,520 9.5
Machinery Operators and Drivers 55 2.4 147,636 6.9 670,106 6.3

The most common occupations in Westlake included Professionals 31.2%, Managers 16.2%, Clerical and Administrative Workers 16.2%, Sales Workers 10.9%, Technicians and Trades Workers 9.0%, Community and Personal Service Workers 8.0%, Labourers 4.6% and Machinery Operators and Drivers 2.4%.

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 88 4.0 91,756 4.3 411,808 3.9
Primary Education 82 3.7 54,394 2.5 231,198 2.2
Cafes and Restaurants 75 3.4 49,488 2.3 253,385 2.4
Computer System Design and Related Services 64 2.9 23,232 1.1 162,884 1.5
Higher Education 61 2.8 28,546 1.3 155,985 1.5

Of the employed people in Westlake, the most common responses for industry of employment included Hospitals (except Psychiatric Hospitals) 4.0%, Primary Education 3.7%, Cafes and Restaurants 3.4%, Computer System Design and Related Services 2.9% and Higher Education 2.8%.

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Personal 800 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 2,393 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 2,259 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Westlake was $800.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 1,515 65.5 1,368,965 64.1 6,574,571 61.5
Worked at home 143 6.2 112,422 5.3 503,582 4.7
Car, as passenger 114 4.9 112,508 5.3 489,922 4.6
Bus 78 3.4 63,829 3.0 323,201 3.0
Train 65 2.8 42,306 2.0 488,012 4.6
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People who travelled to work by public transport 241 10.3 152,230 7.1 1,225,668 11.5
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 1,720 73.9 1,523,756 71.3 7,305,271 68.4

In Westlake, on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 65.5%, Worked at home 6.2%, Car, as passenger 4.9%, Bus 3.4% and Train 2.8%. On the day, 10.3% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 73.9% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,853 80.0 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,131 31.7 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 403 11.3 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 820 23.0 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Westlake, of people aged 15 years and over, 80.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.7% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.0% 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
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 937 26.3 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 1,121 31.4 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 476 13.4 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 319 8.9 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Westlake, 31.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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Families

family composition | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 437 34.0 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 694 54.0 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 130 10.1 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 23 1.8 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Westlake, 54.0% were couple families with children, 34.0% were couple families without children and 10.1% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male -- 19.7 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 80.3 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Westlake, 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% 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
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 274 24.3 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 45 4.0 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 274 24.3 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 162 14.4 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 70 6.2 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 179 15.9 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 45 4.0 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 77 6.8 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Westlake, of couple families with children, 24.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 24.3% 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 Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 1,428 94.6 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 82 5.4 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Westlake, 94.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Separate house 1,385 97.0 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 43 3.0 174,984 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 Westlake, 97.0% were separate houses, 3.0% 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
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 12 0.8 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 280 19.6 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 1,132 79.3 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Westlake, of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 0.8% had 2 bedrooms and 19.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Owned outright 589 41.4 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 659 46.4 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 169 11.9 566,478 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 4 0.3 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Westlake, 41.4% were owned outright, 46.4% were owned with a mortgage and 11.9% were rented.

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Household composition

Household composition Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Family households 1,247 87.1 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 165 11.5 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 20 1.4 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Westlake, of all households, 87.1% were family households, 11.5% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

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Household income Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 10.6 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 32.9 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Westlake, 10.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 32.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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Mortgage & rent

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

Rent weekly payments Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median rent 500 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
None 13 0.9 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 344 24.1 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 683 47.9 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 378 26.5 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 9 0.6 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Westlake, 24.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Internet connection

Dwelling internet connection Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Internet not accessed from dwelling 46 3.2 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 1,383 96.3 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 7 0.5 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Westlake, 96.3% 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.
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Male 9 40.9 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 13 59.1 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 20 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Westlake, 40.9% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 59.1% were female. The median age was 20 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
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 3,124 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

In Westlake, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $3,124.

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
Westlake % Westlake Queensland % Queensland Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 0 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,909 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Westlake, for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,909.

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.