2011 Census QuickStats

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Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld)

Code SSC30342 (SSC)
People 832
Male 422
Female 410
Median age 40
Families 235
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 306
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $1,506
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $380
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 832 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 422 50.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 410 49.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 30 3.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 832 people in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

Age Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 49 5.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 75 9.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 52 6.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 60 7.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 38 4.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 35 4.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 40 4.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 71 8.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 81 9.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 73 8.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 69 8.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 59 7.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 58 7.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 41 4.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 21 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 357 54.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 18 2.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 64 9.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 2.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 202 30.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.4% were married and 12.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 345 56.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 66 10.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 199 32.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 10 4.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 72 31.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 2.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 16 6.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 8.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 3.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 23 9.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15 6.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 21 9.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 42 18.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 232 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) 27.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.5% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 15.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 687 82.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 150 18.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 69 8.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 44 5.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 532 66.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 66.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 18.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 259 58.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 141 31.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 29 6.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 3.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 445 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 445 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.2% were employed full time, 31.7% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 54 12.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 36 8.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 52 12.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 59 13.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 201 46.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 12.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 609 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,640 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,506 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) was $609.

Travel to work, top responses Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 493 75.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 193 29.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 64 9.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 127 19.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.4% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 122 18.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 168 25.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 105 16.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 96 14.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 91 38.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 120 51.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 21 8.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 51.1% were couple families with children, 38.7% were couple families without children and 8.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,666 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,333 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,333 and those without children was $1,666.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 45 21.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 18 8.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 49 23.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 35 16.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 6.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 25 11.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 14 6.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 5.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.4% had both partners employed full-time, 8.6% had both employed part-time and 23.3% 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 Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 274 92.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 21 7.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 264 96.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 1.5 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 2.5 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 96.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 2.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 3.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 7.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 116 42.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 121 44.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.5 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 7.3% had 2 bedrooms and 42.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 89 32.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 142 51.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 37 13.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 1.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 32.2% were owned outright, 51.4% were owned with a mortgage and 13.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 227 82.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 37 13.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 4.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.5% were family households, 13.5% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

Household income Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 18.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.3% 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 Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 380 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.9 -- 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 Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 44 16.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 115 41.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 111 40.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), 16.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 40.4% 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 Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 53.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 14 46.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 53.3%) were male and 14 (or 46.7%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.8, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 764 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cedar Creek (Gold Coast - Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $764.

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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