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Australia | Queensland | Statistical Local Areas

Caloundra North

Code 309056718 (SLA)
People 23,932
Male 11,465
Female 12,467
Median age 41
Families 6,794
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 10,161
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,012
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,900
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Total 23,932 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 11,465 47.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 12,467 52.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 398 1.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 23,932 people in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) of these 47.9% were male and 52.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,420 5.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,668 7.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,855 7.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,565 6.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 975 4.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,057 4.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,303 5.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,581 6.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,790 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,680 7.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,489 6.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,398 5.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,430 6.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,259 5.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,100 4.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 963 4.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 714 3.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 686 2.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 10,129 53.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 586 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,914 10.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,277 6.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 5,085 26.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 13.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 9,250 54.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,657 9.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 6,132 36.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 289 4.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,754 26.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 294 4.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 268 4.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,207 17.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 158 2.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 295 4.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 342 5.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 597 8.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 164 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,383 20.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 6,751 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) 28.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.3% were in primary school, 24.6% in secondary school and 13.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 18,371 76.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,055 22.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,683 7.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,177 5.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 14,644 64.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 64.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,753 53.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 3,784 34.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 579 5.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 742 6.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 10,858 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 10,858 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas). Of these 53.0% were employed full time, 34.8% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,333 13.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,082 10.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,373 13.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,747 17.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 4,006 39.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 39.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 500 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,191 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,012 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) was $500.

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

Unpaid work Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 13,977 73.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 5,803 30.6 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 2,198 11.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,607 19.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.6% provided care for children and 11.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,898 20.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 5,123 27.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 2,782 14.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,176 11.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,902 42.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,727 40.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,082 15.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 83 1.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 40.1% were couple families with children, 42.7% were couple families without children and 15.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,774 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,958 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,958 and those without children was $1,774.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 919 16.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 257 4.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,197 21.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 664 11.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 349 6.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 1,549 27.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 284 5.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 404 7.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), of couple families, 16.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 21.3% 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 Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 8,721 89.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,068 10.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 7,059 80.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,084 12.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 497 5.7 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 83 1.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 80.9% were separate houses, 12.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.7% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 15 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 165 1.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,331 15.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 3,896 44.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,196 36.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 120 1.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 15.3% had 2 bedrooms and 44.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3,009 34.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,891 33.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 2,462 28.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 153 1.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 208 2.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 34.5% were owned outright, 33.1% were owned with a mortgage and 28.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 6,664 76.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,808 20.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 251 2.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), of all households, 76.4% were family households, 20.7% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 26.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.9% 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 Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.8 -- 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 Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.8 -- 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 Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
None 436 5.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 3,388 38.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 3,422 39.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,255 14.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 223 2.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), 38.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.4% 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 Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 398 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 193 48.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 205 51.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), there were 398 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 193 (or 48.5%) were male and 205 (or 51.5%) 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 Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,143 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,143.

Mortgage and rent Caloundra North % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 350 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Caloundra North (Statistical Local Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $350 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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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