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Australia | Queensland | Statistical Local Areas

Albany Creek

Code 305405013 (SLA)
People 15,860
Male 7,835
Female 8,025
Median age 38
Families 4,476
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 5,617
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,807
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $361
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Total 15,860 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,835 49.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,025 50.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 157 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 15,860 people in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 971 6.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,129 7.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,313 8.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,384 8.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 996 6.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 669 4.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 784 4.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,085 6.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,252 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,416 8.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,289 8.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 964 6.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 874 5.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 560 3.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 404 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 297 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 254 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 220 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,120 57.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 299 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 836 6.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 571 4.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,626 29.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) aged 15 years and over, 57.2% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 6,782 57.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 811 6.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,227 35.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 217 4.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,026 21.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 439 9.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 222 4.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 621 12.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 344 7.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 305 6.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 300 6.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 740 15.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 75 1.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 575 11.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,864 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.7% were in primary school, 26.1% in secondary school and 21.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 12,538 79.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,560 23.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,215 7.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 883 5.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 9,667 63.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 63.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,418 60.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,710 30.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 449 5.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 342 3.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 8,919 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 8,919 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas). Of these 60.7% were employed full time, 30.4% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 978 11.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 854 10.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 877 10.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,507 17.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,911 45.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 712 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,012 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,807 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) was $712.

Travel to work, top responses Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,858 79.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,137 33.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,255 10.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,785 22.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.2% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,263 26.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,662 29.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,709 13.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,222 9.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,416 31.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,463 55.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 551 12.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 45 1.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 55.0% were couple families with children, 31.6% were couple families without children and 12.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas) 20.6% of single parents were male and 79.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,255 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,607 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,607 and those without children was $2,255.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 992 25.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 119 3.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,096 28.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 577 14.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 140 3.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 519 13.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 236 6.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 199 5.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), of couple families, 25.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 28.3% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,307 95.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 237 4.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 95.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,798 90.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 449 8.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 59 1.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 90.4% were separate houses, 8.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.1% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 92 1.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 273 5.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,857 35.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,036 57.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 43 0.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 5.1% had 2 bedrooms and 35.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,786 33.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,591 48.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 739 13.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 131 2.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 58 1.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 33.7% were owned outright, 48.8% were owned with a mortgage and 13.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 4,391 82.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 819 15.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 97 1.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), of all households, 82.7% were family households, 15.4% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 13.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 18.5% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — 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 Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 361 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.9 -- 11.9 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (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. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.5 -- 9.7 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (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. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
None 198 3.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,384 26.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,382 44.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,259 23.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 84 1.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), 26.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 155 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 84 54.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 71 45.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), there were 155 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 84 (or 54.2%) were male and 71 (or 45.8%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Albany Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 165 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,438 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Albany Creek (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $165 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,438.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | 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 2011 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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