2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Beaudesert

Code SSC30125 (SSC)
People 5,999
Male 2,878
Female 3,121
Median age 39
Families 1,539
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,516
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $853
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,517
Median weekly rent $260
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 Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,999 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,878 48.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,121 52.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 466 7.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,999 people in Beaudesert (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.8% of the population.

Age Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 461 7.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 411 6.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 421 7.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 436 7.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 329 5.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 340 5.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 313 5.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 339 5.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 392 6.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 378 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 334 5.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 326 5.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 351 5.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 314 5.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 259 4.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 209 3.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 168 2.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 216 3.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Beaudesert (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 19.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,056 43.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 212 4.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 490 10.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 379 8.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,560 33.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Beaudesert (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.8% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Beaudesert (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,802 43.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 441 10.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,862 45.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Beaudesert (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 52 3.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 393 24.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 108 6.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 22 1.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 346 21.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 16 1.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 38 2.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 74 4.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 81 5.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 21 1.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 429 27.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,580 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs) 26.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.1% were in primary school, 25.3% in secondary school and 9.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 5,110 85.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 689 12.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 331 6.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 247 4.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,242 77.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 77.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,345 55.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 714 29.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 169 7.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 202 8.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,430 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,430 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Beaudesert (State Suburbs). Of these 55.3% were employed full time, 29.4% were employed part-time and 8.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 268 12.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 180 8.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 266 11.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 432 19.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 915 40.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.9% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Beaudesert (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 437 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,045 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 853 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Beaudesert (State Suburbs) was $437.

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

Unpaid work Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,119 66.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,287 27.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 517 11.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 913 19.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.4% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 874 18.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,100 23.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 618 13.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 528 11.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 23.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 570 37.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 572 37.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 362 23.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 34 2.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 37.2% were couple families with children, 37.1% were couple families without children and 23.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs) 17.5% of single parents were male and 82.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,564 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,922 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,922 and those without children was $1,564.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 206 18.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 34 3.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 211 18.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 173 15.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 75 6.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 295 25.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 80 7.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 65 5.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,182 89.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 254 10.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 89.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,834 84.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 78 3.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 216 9.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 51 2.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 84.2% were separate houses, 3.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.9% were flats, units or apartments and 2.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 18 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 110 5.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 330 15.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 959 44.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 707 32.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 56 2.6 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 15.1% had 2 bedrooms and 44.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 656 30.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 499 22.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 948 43.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 70 3.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 30.1% were owned outright, 22.9% were owned with a mortgage and 43.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,502 68.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 620 28.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 57 2.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.9% were family households, 28.5% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 34.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.4% 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 Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.7 -- 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 Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
None 199 9.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 876 40.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 704 32.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 321 14.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 80 3.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), 40.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.7% 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 Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 465 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 222 47.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 243 52.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Beaudesert (State Suburbs), there were 465 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 222 (or 47.7%) were male and 243 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 861 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $861.

Mortgage and rent Beaudesert % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Beaudesert (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 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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