2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Bendemere (S)

Code LGA30650 (LGA)
People 985
Male 529
Female 456
Median age 41
Australian citizenship 920
People born overseas 28
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3
Families 257
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 471
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $731
Median monthly mortgage repayment $481
Median weekly rent $36
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Total 985 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 529 53.7 9,799,252 49.4
Female 456 46.3 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 44 4.5 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 985 people were usually resident in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 53.7% were male and 46.3% were female. Of the total population 4.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Bendemere (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 76 7.7 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 138 14.0 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 85 8.6 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 374 38.0 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 137 13.9 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 176 17.9 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 41 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 21.7% of people usually resident in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas) were children aged 0-14 years, and 31.8% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 41 years.

Selected characteristics Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 920 93.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 28 2.8 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 3 0.3 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 93.4% of people usually resident in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas) were Australian citizens, 2.8% were born overseas and 0.3% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Bendemere (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 457 59.2 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 92 11.9 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 43 5.6 936,813 5.9
Never married 184 23.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 59.2% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas) were married, 11.9% were either separated or divorced, 5.6% were widowed and 23.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Australia 890 90.4 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Bendemere (S) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Bendemere (S) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Bendemere (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 345 70.8 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 101 20.7 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 11 2.3 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 13 2.7 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 17 3.5 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 237 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 487 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 487 people aged 15 years and over in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 70.8% worked full-time, 20.7% worked part-time, 2.3% were away from work, 2.7% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.5% were unemployed. 237 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bendemere (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 377 -- 466 --
Family 1,033 -- 1,171 --
Household 731 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $377, the median family income was $1,033 and the median household income was $731.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 122 47.5 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 109 42.4 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 26 10.1 823,254 15.8
Other family 0 0.0 89,686 1.7
Total families 257 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 257 families in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 47.5% were couple families without children, 42.4% were couple families with children, 10.1% were one parent families and 0.0% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

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

Dwelling type Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 380 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 471 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 380 occupied private dwellings were counted in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas).

Dwelling structure Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 364 95.8 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.8 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 8 2.1 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 5 1.3 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas), 95.8% were separate houses, 0.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 194 51.1 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 76 20.0 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 81 21.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 8 2.1 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 5.3 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas), 51.1% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.0% were owned with a mortgage and 21.3% were rented.

Landlord type Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 0 0.0 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 6 7.4 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 57 70.4 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 20 24.7 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 0.0% were rented from a real estate agent, 7.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 70.4% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Median weekly rent 36 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 481 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas), the median weekly rent was $36. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $481. The average people per household was 2.5 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bendemere (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 257 67.6 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 94 24.7 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 6 1.6 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Bendemere (S) (Local Government Areas), 67.6% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.6% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. 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 2006 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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