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Diamantina (S)

Code LGA32750 (LGA)
People 283
Male 155
Female 128
Median age 37
Families 56
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 222
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,083
Median monthly mortgage repayments $780
Median weekly rent $116
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 283 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 155 54.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 128 45.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 70 25.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 283 people in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 54.8% were male and 45.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 25.0% of the population.

Age Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 18 6.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 11 3.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 16 5.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 21 7.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 9.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 27 9.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 10.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 6.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 13 4.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 28 9.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 12 4.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 10.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 14 4.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 6 2.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 8 2.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 2.1 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 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 94 40.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 18 7.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6 2.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 109 46.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 40.0% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 60 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 69 46.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 12.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 60 40.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 43 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 19 42.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 13.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 8.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 6.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 13 28.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 45 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) 15.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 42.2% were in primary school, 13.3% in secondary school and 8.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 246 86.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 27 10.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 9 3.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 2.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 221 83.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 83.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 152 80.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 18 9.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 13 6.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 3.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 189 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 189 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 80.4% were employed full time, 9.5% were employed part-time and 3.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 8 4.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 5 2.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 8 4.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 10 5.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 146 78.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 2.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 78.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 56 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 56 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 679 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,196 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,083 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) was $679.

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

Unpaid work Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 134 57.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 44 18.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 10 4.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 67 28.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.8% provided care for children and 4.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 28.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 58 24.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 48 20.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 19 8.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 6 2.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 20.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 2.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 26 44.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 26 44.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 3 5.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 5.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 44.8% were couple families with children, 44.8% were couple families without children and 5.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,187 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,791 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,791 and those without children was $1,187.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 19 36.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 5.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 11.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 5.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6 11.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 7.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 11 21.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 36.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 11.5% 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 Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 100 75.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 33 24.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 75.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 24.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 87 86.1 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 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 5.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 86.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 3.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 5.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 26 25.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 48 47.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 15 14.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 4.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 5.0% had 1 bedroom, 25.7% had 2 bedrooms and 47.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 17 16.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 6 5.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 75 72.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 4.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 16.5% were owned outright, 5.8% were owned with a mortgage and 72.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 58 57.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 39 38.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 4.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 57.4% were family households, 38.6% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

Household income Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 24.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.7% 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 Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 116 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 780 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
None 22 21.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 41 40.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 15 14.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 19 18.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 4 4.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), 40.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 14.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.8% 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 Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 67 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 58.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 28 41.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 46 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 67 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 58.2%) were male and 28 (or 41.8%) were female. The median age was 46 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 831 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $831.

Mortgage and rent Diamantina (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 108 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Diamantina (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $108 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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