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Lockhart River (S)

Code LGA34570 (LGA)
People 483
Male 231
Female 252
Median age 26
Families 102
Average children per family 2.5
All private dwellings 156
Average people per household 3.9
Median weekly household income $1,140
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $113
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.8
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 483 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 231 47.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 252 52.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 432 89.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 483 people in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 89.6% of the population.

Age Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 48 9.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 47 9.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 31 6.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 50 10.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 55 11.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 42 8.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 35 7.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 34 7.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 36 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 24 5.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 19 3.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 19 3.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 16 3.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 3.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 1.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 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 26 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) was 26 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 13.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 1.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 10 2.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 4.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 272 77.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 13.7% were married and 4.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 29 9.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 88 28.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 197 62.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 9.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 28.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 19 14.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 40.2 258,616 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 20 15.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 6.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 2.3 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 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 17.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 132 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.2% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 3.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 477 98.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 6 1.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 4 0.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 5 1.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 462 96.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 96.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 1.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 132 71.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 15 8.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 7.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 25 13.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 186 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 186 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 71.0% were employed full time, 8.1% were employed part-time and 13.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7 4.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 0 0.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 10 6.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 37 23.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 93 58.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 4.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 0.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 23 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 23 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 312 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,062 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,140 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) was $312.

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

Unpaid work Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 306 86.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 193 54.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 18 5.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 41 11.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 86.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 54.5% provided care for children and 5.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 54 15.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 103 29.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 66 18.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 82 23.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 29.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 23.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 26 25.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 31 30.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 34 33.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 11.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 30.1% were couple families with children, 25.2% were couple families without children and 33.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas) 12.5% of single parents were male and 87.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,374 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,083 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,083 and those without children was $2,374.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 38.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 0 0.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 21.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 8.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 14 24.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 7.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 38.6% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 0.0% 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 Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 109 78.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 30 21.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 78.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 82 75.2 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 24 22.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 75.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 22.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 9.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 10.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 39 36.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 44 40.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 3.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 9.3% had 1 bedroom, 10.2% had 2 bedrooms and 36.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 3 2.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 105 94.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 2.7% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 94.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 89 80.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 18 16.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 80.9% were family households, 16.4% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
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In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 16.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.7% 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 Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 113 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 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 Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
None 51 46.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 43 39.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 13 11.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 0 0.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), 39.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 11.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 0.0% 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 Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 430 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 201 46.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 229 53.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 430 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 201 (or 46.7%) were male and 229 (or 53.3%) 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 Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,133 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,133.

Mortgage and rent Lockhart River (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 125 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Lockhart River (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $125 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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