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Buttaba

Code SSC10412 (SSC)
People 946
Male 483
Female 463
Median age 41
Families 283
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 394
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,317
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,842
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 946 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 483 51.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 463 48.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 33 3.5 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 946 people in Buttaba (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.5% of the population.

Age Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 46 4.9 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 63 6.6 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 62 6.5 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 55 5.8 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 60 6.3 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 40 4.2 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 52 5.5 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 61 6.4 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 58 6.1 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 61 6.4 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 89 9.4 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 56 5.9 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 88 9.3 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 57 6.0 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 40 4.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 2.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 23 2.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 16 1.7 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Buttaba (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 450 58.3 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 24 3.1 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 64 8.3 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 32 4.1 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 202 26.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Buttaba (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.3% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Buttaba (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 418 58.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 68 9.5 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 229 32.0 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Buttaba (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 12 4.9 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 42 17.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 20 8.1 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 19 7.7 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 35 14.2 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 9 3.7 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 6.9 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 29 11.8 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 30 12.2 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 30 12.2 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 246 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Buttaba (State Suburbs) 26.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.9% were in primary school, 25.2% in secondary school and 23.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 839 88.7 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 105 11.5 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 73 8.0 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 41 4.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 694 76.0 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), 76.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 290 58.6 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 160 32.3 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 23 4.6 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 22 4.4 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 495 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 495 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Buttaba (State Suburbs). Of these 58.6% were employed full time, 32.3% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 51 10.8 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 57 12.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 45 9.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 84 17.7 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 208 43.9 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Buttaba (State Suburbs), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Buttaba (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 622 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,601 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,317 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Buttaba (State Suburbs) was $622.

Travel to work, top responses Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 618 80.3 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 220 28.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 107 13.9 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 122 15.8 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.5% provided care for children and 13.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 185 24.0 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 215 27.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 125 16.2 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 91 11.8 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Buttaba (State Suburbs), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.2% 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 Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 126 44.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 122 43.0 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 33 11.6 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.1 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Buttaba (State Suburbs), 43.0% were couple families with children, 44.4% were couple families without children and 11.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.6 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.4 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Buttaba (State Suburbs) 17.6% of single parents were male and 82.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,055 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,568 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,568 and those without children was $2,055.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 49 19.7 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 63 25.3 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 28 11.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 4.0 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 66 26.5 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 12 4.8 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 5.6 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 25.3% 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 Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 345 89.4 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 41 10.6 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), 89.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 346 100.0 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Buttaba (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 40 11.5 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 167 48.1 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 135 38.9 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 1.4 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 11.5% had 2 bedrooms and 48.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 141 40.6 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 144 41.5 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 57 16.4 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 1.4 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Buttaba (State Suburbs), 40.6% were owned outright, 41.5% were owned with a mortgage and 16.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 282 80.8 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 64 18.3 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 0.9 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.8% were family households, 18.3% were single person households and 0.9% were group households.

Household income Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.3 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.8 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), 20.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.8% 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 Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.9 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.1 -- 11.6 -- 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 Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,842 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.8 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.2 -- 10.5 -- 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 Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
None 7 2.0 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 112 32.1 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 155 44.4 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 20.6 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 0.9 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), 32.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.6% 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 Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 31 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 19 61.3 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 38.7 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Buttaba (State Suburbs), there were 31 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 19 (or 61.3%) were male and 12 (or 38.7%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,083 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Buttaba % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,817 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Buttaba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,817.

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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