2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Argoon (Qld)

Code SSC30054 (SSC)
People 295
Male 146
Female 149
Median age 39
Families 82
Average children per family 2.3
All private dwellings 121
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,416
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,234
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 295 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 146 49.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 149 50.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 295 people in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 20 6.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 31 10.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 20 6.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 6.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 2.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 16 5.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 17 5.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 23 7.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 9.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 32 10.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 18 6.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 10 3.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 11 3.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 3.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 6.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 2.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 2.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 144 64.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 12 5.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 7 3.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 5 2.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 55 24.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 64.6% were married and 8.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 134 67.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 8 4.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 56 28.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 6 6.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 25 25.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 7.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 3.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 24 24.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 3.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 7.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 3.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 22 22.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 100 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) 33.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.4% were in primary school, 27.3% in secondary school and 8.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 261 88.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 23 8.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 5.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 4 1.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 231 84.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 84.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 104 66.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 45 28.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 3.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 157 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 157 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 66.2% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 1.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 19 12.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 6 3.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 14.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 20 13.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 80 51.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 12.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

Occupation Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 608 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,643 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,416 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $608.

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

Unpaid work Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 168 75.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 61 27.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 17 7.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 72 32.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 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, 27.2% provided care for children and 7.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 37 16.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 54 24.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 40 17.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 36 16.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 24.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 37 45.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 38 46.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 7.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 46.9% were couple families with children, 45.7% were couple families without children and 7.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,924 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,924 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 16 22.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 6.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 24 33.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 11 15.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6 8.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 9.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.2% had both partners employed full-time, 6.9% had both employed part-time and 33.3% 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 Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 97 91.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 9 8.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 91.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 91 94.8 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 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 5 5.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 94.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 7.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 13.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 37 38.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 39 40.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.3% had 1 bedroom, 13.5% had 2 bedrooms and 38.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 45 46.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 35 36.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 10.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 3.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 3.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 46.9% were owned outright, 36.5% were owned with a mortgage and 10.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 78 81.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 18 18.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.2% were family households, 18.8% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 14.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 14.8% 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 Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,234 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.1 -- 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 Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 18 19.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 33 35.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 43 45.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), 19.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 45.7% 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 Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Argoon (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Argoon (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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

In Argoon (Qld) (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 $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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