2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Statistical Area Level 3

Caboolture

Code 31302 (SA3)
People 59,052
Male 28,886
Female 30,166
Median age 33
Families 15,622
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 22,262
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,067
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Total 59,052 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 28,886 48.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 30,166 51.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2,130 3.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 59,052 people in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

Age Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5,117 8.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 4,636 7.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 4,470 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 4,432 7.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4,327 7.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4,156 7.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 3,934 6.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 3,983 6.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 3,865 6.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 3,751 6.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 3,395 5.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 3,246 5.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 2,950 5.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 2,268 3.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 1,573 2.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 1,170 2.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 915 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 865 1.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 20,054 44.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 1,956 4.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 4,564 10.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 2,232 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 16,027 35.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) aged 15 years and over, 44.7% were married and 14.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 18,174 45.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 5,166 12.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 16,842 41.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 783 4.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 4,589 25.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 589 3.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 661 3.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 2,699 14.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 473 2.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 385 2.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,183 6.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,213 6.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 456 2.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 5,052 27.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 18,083 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) 30.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.3% were in primary school, 19.7% in secondary school and 13.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 45,599 77.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 10,931 20.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 4,017 7.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3,163 5.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 35,692 66.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 66.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 14,968 56.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 7,543 28.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,633 6.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 2,331 8.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 26,475 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 26,475 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3). Of these 56.5% were employed full time, 28.5% were employed part-time and 8.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 2,445 10.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 2,078 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 3,019 12.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 5,010 20.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 9,961 41.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 511 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,190 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,067 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) was $511.

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

Unpaid work Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 31,039 69.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 14,195 31.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 5,005 11.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 6,036 13.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.7% provided care for children and 11.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 9,069 20.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 11,097 24.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 5,486 12.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 5,384 12.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 24.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 5,322 34.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 6,650 42.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3,434 22.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 217 1.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 42.6% were couple families with children, 34.1% were couple families without children and 22.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3) 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,740 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,952 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,952 and those without children was $1,740.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 2,363 19.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 424 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 2,255 18.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 2,167 18.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 708 5.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 2,491 20.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 760 6.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 806 6.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), of couple families, 19.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 18.8% 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 Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 19,669 92.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,554 7.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 92.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 17,333 88.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,312 6.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 891 4.5 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 122 0.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 88.1% were separate houses, 6.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 48 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 610 3.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,411 7.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 7,783 39.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 9,396 47.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 422 2.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 7.2% had 2 bedrooms and 39.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4,234 21.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 6,753 34.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 8,010 40.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 170 0.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 502 2.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 21.5% were owned outright, 34.3% were owned with a mortgage and 40.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 15,118 76.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 3,838 19.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 712 3.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), of all households, 76.9% were family households, 19.5% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 25.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.8% 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 Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 290 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.8 -- 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 Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.4 -- 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 Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
None 1,540 7.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 6,889 35.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 6,849 34.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 3,729 19.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 663 3.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), 35.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.0% 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 Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 2,132 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 1,049 49.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 1,083 50.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), there were 2,132 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 1,049 (or 49.2%) were male and 1,083 (or 50.8%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Caboolture % 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 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 971 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $971.

Mortgage and rent Caboolture % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 295 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Caboolture (Statistical Area Level 3), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $295 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,733.

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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