2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Banana

Code SSC30096 (SSC)
People 377
Male 207
Female 170
Median age 34
Families 98
Average children per family 2.2
All private dwellings 188
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,394
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Total 377 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 207 54.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 170 45.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 26 6.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 377 people in Banana (State Suburbs) of these 54.9% were male and 45.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.9% of the population.

Age Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 7.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 32 8.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 34 9.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 26 6.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 13 3.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 20 5.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 30 7.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 6.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 7.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 26 6.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 30 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 15 4.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 6.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 10 2.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.8 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Banana (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 151 52.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 33 11.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 4.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 84 29.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Banana (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.2% were married and 13.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 42 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Banana (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 134 53.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 32 12.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 87 34.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Banana (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Banana (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 41 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 4 3.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 30 29.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 8.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 2.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 11.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 102 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Banana (State Suburbs) 27.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 44.1% were in primary school, 28.4% in secondary school and 12.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Banana % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 352 93.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 15 4.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 17 4.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 9 2.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 318 88.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Banana (State Suburbs), 88.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Banana % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 139 64.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 49 22.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 11.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 216 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 216 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Banana (State Suburbs). Of these 64.4% were employed full time, 22.7% were employed part-time and 1.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 9.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 11 5.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 16 7.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 11 5.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 132 62.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Banana (State Suburbs), 9.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 62.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Banana (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 651 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,410 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,394 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Banana (State Suburbs) was $651.

Travel to work, top responses Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 223 77.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 83 28.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 27 9.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 95 32.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Banana (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.5% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 32.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Banana % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 70 24.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 64 22.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 40 13.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 51 17.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Banana (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 41 41.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 46 46.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 7.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 4.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Banana (State Suburbs), 46.9% were couple families with children, 41.8% were couple families without children and 7.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 57.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 42.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Banana (State Suburbs) 57.1% of single parents were male and 42.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,833 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,535 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banana (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,535 and those without children was $1,833.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 25.0 216,006 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 25 28.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 17.0 144,966 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 8 9.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 10.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 10.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Banana (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.0% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 28.4% 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 Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 128 74.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 44 25.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Banana (State Suburbs), 74.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 25.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 129 100.0 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 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Banana (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 Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 9.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 55 41.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 58 43.9 532,756 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 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Banana (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 9.8% had 2 bedrooms and 41.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 46 34.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 38 28.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 45 34.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.3 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 Banana (State Suburbs), 34.8% were owned outright, 28.8% were owned with a mortgage and 34.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 97 74.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 22.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 3.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Banana (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.6% were family households, 22.3% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Banana (State Suburbs), 19.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.5% 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 Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.5 -- 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 Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.3 -- 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 Banana % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 2.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 27 20.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 47 35.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 52 39.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 2.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Banana (State Suburbs), 20.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 39.4% 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 Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 27 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 55.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 44.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 9 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Banana (State Suburbs), there were 27 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 55.6%) were male and 12 (or 44.4%) were female. The median age was 9 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Banana % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,562 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Banana (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,562.

Mortgage and rent Banana % 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 Banana (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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