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Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Isaac (R)

Code LGA33980 (LGA)
People 22,588
Male 12,549
Female 10,039
Median age 31
Families 5,258
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 10,016
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $2,579
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,907
Median weekly rent $64
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 22,588 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 12,549 55.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 10,039 44.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 602 2.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 22,588 people in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) of these 55.6% were male and 44.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,219 9.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,986 8.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,505 6.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,219 5.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,549 6.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,112 9.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,031 9.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,073 9.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,837 8.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,701 7.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,518 6.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,119 5.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 794 3.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 409 1.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 210 0.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 137 0.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 101 0.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 67 0.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 8,892 52.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 577 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,258 7.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 343 2.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 5,807 34.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 52.7% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 7,182 54.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 2,059 15.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,888 29.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 289 4.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 2,322 32.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 118 1.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 33 0.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 977 13.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 30 0.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 39 0.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 308 4.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 395 5.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 110 1.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 2,471 34.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 7,092 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) 31.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.9% were in primary school, 14.8% in secondary school and 9.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 18,061 80.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,577 12.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,022 5.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 862 4.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 15,723 77.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 77.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 8,872 72.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,279 18.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 915 7.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 243 2.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 12,309 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 12,309 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas). Of these 72.1% were employed full time, 18.5% were employed part-time and 2.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 874 7.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 641 5.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 768 6.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 959 7.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 7,910 65.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 7.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 65.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,052 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,671 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,579 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) was $1,052.

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

Unpaid work Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 11,323 67.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 5,742 34.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,035 6.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 3,446 20.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.0% provided care for children and 6.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,615 21.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,961 23.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,754 10.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,992 11.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 23.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,844 35.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,933 55.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 442 8.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 39 0.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 55.8% were couple families with children, 35.1% were couple families without children and 8.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 37.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 62.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas) 37.2% of single parents were male and 62.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,909 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,965 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,965 and those without children was $2,909.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 1,364 28.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 86 1.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,124 23.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,110 23.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 74 1.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 220 4.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 431 9.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 367 7.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 28.6% had both partners employed full-time, 1.8% had both employed part-time and 23.5% 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 Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 6,652 76.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 2,099 24.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 76.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 24.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,873 88.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 312 4.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 182 2.7 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 271 4.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 88.3% were separate houses, 4.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.7% were flats, units or apartments and 4.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 62 0.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 305 4.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 615 9.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 3,326 50.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,220 33.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 122 1.8 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.6% had 1 bedroom, 9.2% had 2 bedrooms and 50.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,390 20.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 971 14.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 4,040 60.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 102 1.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 148 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 20.9% were owned outright, 14.6% were owned with a mortgage and 60.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 5,160 77.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,256 18.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 235 3.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 77.6% were family households, 18.9% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 10.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 27.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 10.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 27.5% 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 Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 64 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,907 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.2 -- 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 Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
None 161 2.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,624 24.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,782 41.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,894 28.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 190 2.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), 24.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.5% 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 Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 602 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 315 52.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 287 47.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), there were 602 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 315 (or 52.3%) were male and 287 (or 47.7%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,651 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,651.

Mortgage and rent Isaac (R) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 60 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Isaac (R) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $60 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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