2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Queensland | Urban Centres and Localities

Quilpie (L)

Code UCL347800 (UCL)
People 645
Male 339
Female 306
Australian citizenship 613
People born overseas 46
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0
Families 159
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 300
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Total 645 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 339 52.6 9,270,466 49.4
Female 306 47.4 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 61 9.5 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 645 people were counted in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities): of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Of the total population 9.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Quilpie (L) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 55 8.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 106 16.4 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 72 11.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 289 44.8 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 46 7.1 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 62 9.6 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) there were 161 children aged 0-14 years and 108 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 613 95.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 46 7.1 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 0 0.0 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 613 people were Australian citizens, 46 were born overseas and 0 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Quilpie (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 202 43.1 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 71 15.1 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 23 4.9 919,904 6.2
Never married 189 40.3 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.1% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 15.1% were separated or divorced, 4.9% were widowed and 40.3% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Australia 586 90.9 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Quilpie (L) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Quilpie (L) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Quilpie (L) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 235 69.9 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 75 22.3 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 9 2.7 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 17 5.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 141 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 336 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 336 people aged 15 years and over in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) were in the labour force. Of these 69.9% worked full-time, 22.3% worked part-time, 2.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.1% were unemployed. 141 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Couple family without children 61 38.4 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 61 38.4 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 34 21.4 762,632 15.4
Other family 3 1.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 159 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 159 families were counted: of these, 38.4% were couple families without children, 38.4% were couple families with children, 21.4% were one parent families and 1.9% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 263 87.7 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 300 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 263 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 200 76.0 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 6.8 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 7.6 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 25 9.5 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 76.0% were separate houses, 6.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.6% were flats, units or apartments and 9.5% were other dwellings.

Tenure Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 90 34.2 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 46 17.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 111 42.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 17 6.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 7 2.7 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 34.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 17.5% were being purchased and 42.2% were rented.

Landlord type Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3 2.7 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 9 8.1 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 99 89.2 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 2.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 2.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 89.2% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Quilpie (L) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 158 60.1 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 80 30.4 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 9 3.4 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Quilpie (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 60.1% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 30.4% were single (or lone) person households and 3.4% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 9/03/2006

Data for this Quickstats has been sourced from the 2001 Basic Community Profile catalogue No. 2001.0 and the 2001 Indigenous Profile catalogue No. 2002.0. Indigenous Statistics are only available for selected geographic areas. The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2001 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070. www.abs.gov.au/census

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