2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Barney Point

Code SSC30110 (SSC)
People 1,156
Male 611
Female 545
Median age 38
Families 288
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 570
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $1,090
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,560
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,156 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 611 52.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 545 47.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 72 6.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,156 people in Barney Point (State Suburbs) of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.2% of the population.

Age Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 76 6.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 72 6.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 70 6.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 78 6.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 77 6.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 76 6.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 83 7.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 76 6.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 78 6.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 81 7.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 88 7.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 71 6.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 49 4.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 65 5.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 50 4.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 34 2.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 24 2.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Barney Point (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 367 38.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 39 4.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 100 10.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 55 5.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 387 40.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Barney Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 38.7% were married and 14.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Barney Point (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 310 37.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 119 14.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 393 47.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 37.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Barney Point (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 18 5.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 78 22.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 2.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 49 14.1 154,133 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 25 7.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 4.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 1.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 147 42.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 347 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Barney Point (State Suburbs) 29.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.4% were in primary school, 14.1% in secondary school and 12.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 867 75.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 178 17.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 64 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 63 6.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 711 70.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), 70.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 333 63.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 119 22.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 28 5.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 42 8.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 522 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 522 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Barney Point (State Suburbs). Of these 63.8% were employed full time, 22.8% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 38 7.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 36 7.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 48 9.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 59 12.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 274 56.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Barney Point (State Suburbs), 7.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 56.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Barney Point (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 548 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,187 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,090 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Barney Point (State Suburbs) was $548.

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

Unpaid work Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 572 60.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 225 23.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 90 9.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 148 15.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.7% provided care for children and 9.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 161 17.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 198 20.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 99 10.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 117 12.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Barney Point (State Suburbs), 20.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 113 39.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 101 35.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 65 22.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 3.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Barney Point (State Suburbs), 35.1% were couple families with children, 39.2% were couple families without children and 22.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.9 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.1 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Barney Point (State Suburbs) 21.9% of single parents were male and 78.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,096 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,274 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,274 and those without children was $2,096.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 32 14.6 216,006 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 41 18.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 55 25.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 5.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 57 26.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 4.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 6.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.6% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 18.7% 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 Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 455 89.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 51 10.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), 89.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 382 84.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 25 5.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 44 9.7 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Barney Point (State Suburbs), 84.1% were separate houses, 5.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.7 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 93 20.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 293 64.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 49 10.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 3.1 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 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 20.4% had 2 bedrooms and 64.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 127 28.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 90 19.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 221 48.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 3.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Barney Point (State Suburbs), 28.0% were owned outright, 19.8% were owned with a mortgage and 48.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 284 62.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 153 33.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 17 3.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.6% were family households, 33.7% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), 27.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.2% 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 Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.5 -- 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 Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,560 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.4 -- 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 Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
None 46 10.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 193 42.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 121 26.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 70 15.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 26 5.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), 42.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.4% 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 Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 74 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 35 47.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 39 52.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 31 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Barney Point (State Suburbs), there were 74 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 35 (or 47.3%) were male and 39 (or 52.7%) were female. The median age was 31 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,041 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,041.

Mortgage and rent Barney Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 231 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,383 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Barney Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $231 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,383.

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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