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Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Cloncurry (S)

Code LGA32450 (LGA)
People 3,229
Male 1,808
Female 1,421
Median age 34
Families 639
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,463
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,471
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $102
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,229 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,808 56.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,421 44.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 703 21.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,229 people in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 56.0% were male and 44.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 21.8% of the population.

Age Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 233 7.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 249 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 184 5.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 186 5.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 283 8.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 329 10.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 229 7.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 251 7.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 241 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 224 6.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 246 7.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 191 5.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 155 4.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 106 3.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 45 1.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 35 1.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 18 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 0.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 976 38.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 96 3.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 240 9.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 87 3.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,164 45.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 38.1% were married and 13.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 663 38.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 337 19.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 744 42.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 38.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 19.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 30 3.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 180 18.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 93 9.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 1.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 107 11.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 0.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 0.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 32 3.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 39 4.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 10 1.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 452 46.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 970 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.6% were in primary school, 12.4% in secondary school and 7.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,562 79.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 314 11.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 90 3.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 91 3.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,296 82.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 82.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,268 72.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 245 13.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 162 9.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 85 4.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,760 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,760 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 72.0% were employed full time, 13.9% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 89 5.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 71 4.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 85 5.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 165 9.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,103 65.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 5.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 65.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 889 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,871 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,471 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) was $889.

Travel to work, top responses Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,408 54.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 630 24.6 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 188 7.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 500 19.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.6% provided care for children and 7.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 498 19.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 526 20.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 187 7.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 194 7.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 20.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 249 39.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 275 43.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 98 15.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 2.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 43.1% were couple families with children, 39.0% were couple families without children and 15.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas) 20.2% of single parents were male and 79.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,290 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,333 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,333 and those without children was $2,290.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 177 33.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 1.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 69 13.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 87 16.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 3.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 47 9.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 62 11.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 57 10.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 33.7% had both partners employed full-time, 1.9% had both employed part-time and 13.1% 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 Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 906 80.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 215 19.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 80.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 788 87.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 37 4.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 23 2.5 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 53 5.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 87.1% were separate houses, 4.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 5.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 1.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 63 6.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 158 17.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 423 46.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 199 21.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 54 5.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 6.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.4% had 2 bedrooms and 46.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 199 21.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 152 16.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 486 53.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 20 2.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 53 5.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 21.9% were owned outright, 16.7% were owned with a mortgage and 53.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 621 68.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 247 27.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 41 4.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 68.3% were family households, 27.2% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 18.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.5% 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 Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 102 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.1 -- 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 Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
None 101 11.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 287 31.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 288 31.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 175 19.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 57 6.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), 31.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.3% 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 Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 705 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 336 47.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 369 52.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 705 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 336 (or 47.7%) were male and 369 (or 52.3%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cloncurry (S) % 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 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,045 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,045.

Mortgage and rent Cloncurry (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 130 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cloncurry (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $130 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,200.

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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