2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | Local Government Areas

Redland (C)

Code LGA36250 (LGA)
People 138,666
Male 67,886
Female 70,780
Median age 39
Families 39,125
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 55,390
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,365
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 138,666 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 67,886 49.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 70,780 51.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2,619 1.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 138,666 people in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 8,622 6.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 9,263 6.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 9,928 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 10,172 7.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 8,145 5.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 7,298 5.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 7,363 5.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 9,056 6.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 10,130 7.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 10,448 7.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 10,219 7.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 9,221 6.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 8,723 6.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 6,476 4.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 4,635 3.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3,386 2.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 2,866 2.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 2,715 2.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58,702 53.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 3,422 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 10,188 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 6,034 5.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 32,510 29.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54,497 53.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 9,637 9.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 38,201 37.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 1,623 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 8,072 21.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 2,272 5.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 2,440 6.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 5,029 13.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 1,301 3.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 2,946 7.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 2,718 7.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4,198 10.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 837 2.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 7,052 18.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 38,488 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.2% were in primary school, 24.1% in secondary school and 18.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 101,847 73.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 37,149 28.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 10,381 7.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7,553 5.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 76,405 58.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 58.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 43,058 60.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 20,963 29.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3,934 5.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3,851 5.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 71,806 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 71,806 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 60.0% were employed full time, 29.2% were employed part-time and 5.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7,313 10.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6,138 9.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 7,515 11.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 12,557 18.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 30,498 44.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 608 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,604 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,365 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) was $608.

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

Unpaid work Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 83,109 75.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 33,777 30.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 12,168 11.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 20,376 18.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.5% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 25,582 23.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 31,035 28.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 14,810 13.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 11,682 10.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 14,876 38.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 18,047 46.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 5,777 14.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 425 1.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 46.1% were couple families with children, 38.0% were couple families without children and 14.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas) 18.4% of single parents were male and 81.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,058 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,325 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,325 and those without children was $2,058.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 7,674 23.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 1,106 3.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7,645 23.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 4,778 14.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 1,492 4.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6,191 18.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 1,958 5.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 2,078 6.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 23.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 23.2% 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 Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 49,171 91.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 4,889 9.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 91.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 42,570 86.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4,745 9.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,568 3.2 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 279 0.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 86.6% were separate houses, 9.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 185 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 1,410 2.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 5,549 11.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 18,722 38.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 22,611 46.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 696 1.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 11.3% had 2 bedrooms and 38.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 15,598 31.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 19,918 40.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 12,022 24.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 650 1.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 983 2.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 31.7% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 24.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 38,142 77.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 9,706 19.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 1,323 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 77.6% were family households, 19.7% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 21.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.4% 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 Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.8 -- 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 Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
None 2,814 5.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 15,361 31.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 19,555 39.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 10,295 20.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 1,148 2.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), 31.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.9% 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 Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 2,618 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 1,255 47.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 1,363 52.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), there were 2,618 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 1,255 (or 47.9%) were male and 1,363 (or 52.1%) 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 Redland (C) % 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 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,193 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,193.

Mortgage and rent Redland (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,100 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Redland (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,100.

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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