2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Mornington (S)

Code LGA35250 (LGA)
People 1,142
Male 560
Female 582
Median age 26
Families 250
Average children per family 2.6
All private dwellings 328
Average people per household 4
Median weekly household income $977
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $60
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 0.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,142 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 560 49.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 582 51.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,005 88.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,142 people in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 88.0% of the population.

Age Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 137 12.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 157 13.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 111 9.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 79 6.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 63 5.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 90 7.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 79 6.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 69 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 74 6.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 76 6.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 61 5.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 48 4.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 39 3.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 33 2.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 1.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 0.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 26 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) was 26 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 35.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 130 17.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 3.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 19 2.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 36 4.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 530 71.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 17.6% were married and 5.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 62 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 98 14.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 230 33.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 355 52.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 14.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 33.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 2.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 179 52.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 1.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 51 15.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 1.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 0.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 3.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 10 2.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 64 18.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 341 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 54.3% were in primary school, 17.0% in secondary school and 4.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,135 99.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 35 3.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 16 1.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 3 0.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,067 95.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 95.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 184 55.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 75 22.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 20 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 50 15.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 329 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 329 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas). Of these 55.9% were employed full time, 22.8% were employed part-time and 15.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 24 8.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 19 6.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 11.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 87 31.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 97 34.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 8.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 34.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 287 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 690 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 977 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) was $287.

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

Unpaid work Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 504 68.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 357 48.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 94 12.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 88 11.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 48.4% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 11.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 293 39.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 147 19.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 45 6.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 22 3.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 19.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 6.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 3.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 59 23.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 106 42.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 79 31.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 2.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 42.2% were couple families with children, 23.5% were couple families without children and 31.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas) 15.4% of single parents were male and 84.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,281 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,281 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 28 17.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 5.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 12 7.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 28 17.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 11.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 50 30.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 6.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 4.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 17.2% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 7.4% 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 Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 247 79.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 64 20.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 79.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 220 89.1 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 18 7.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 3.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 89.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.3% were flats, units or apartments and 3.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 6.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 55 22.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 128 51.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 39 15.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 3.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 6.9% had 1 bedroom, 22.3% had 2 bedrooms and 51.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 0 0.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 3 1.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 234 94.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 3.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 1.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 0.0% were owned outright, 1.2% were owned with a mortgage and 94.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 186 75.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 53 21.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 3.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 75.3% were family households, 21.5% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 22.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 22.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.6% 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 Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 60 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Mornington (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 Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
None 120 48.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 78 31.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 27 10.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 13 5.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 4.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), 31.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 10.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 5.2% 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 Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 1,007 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 485 48.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 522 51.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), there were 1,007 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 485 (or 48.2%) were male and 522 (or 51.8%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mornington (S) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.7 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 882 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mornington (S) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.6, with 1.7 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $882.

Mortgage and rent Mornington (S) % 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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mornington (S) (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 $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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