2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bellbird Park

Code SSC30136 (SSC)
People 5,031
Male 2,626
Female 2,405
Median age 32
Families 1,331
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,990
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,283
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,799
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,031 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,626 52.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,405 47.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 180 3.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,031 people in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

Age Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 424 8.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 337 6.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 384 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 375 7.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 401 8.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 395 7.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 392 7.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 334 6.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 350 7.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 329 6.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 362 7.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 316 6.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 240 4.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 178 3.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 110 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 51 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 29 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,789 45.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 160 4.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 359 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 136 3.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,452 37.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.9% were married and 13.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,656 46.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 436 12.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,483 41.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 45 3.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 294 19.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 95 6.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 61 4.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 151 10.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 76 5.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 48 3.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 118 7.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 145 9.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 48 3.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 405 27.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,486 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs) 29.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.3% were in primary school, 18.5% in secondary school and 17.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,443 68.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,576 34.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 339 7.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 283 6.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,397 52.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 52.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,598 60.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 720 27.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 122 4.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 197 7.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,637 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,637 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs). Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 222 9.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 210 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 289 11.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 548 22.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,055 43.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

Occupation Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 608 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,483 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,283 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

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

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

Unpaid work Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,799 71.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,265 32.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 449 11.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 675 17.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.5% provided care for children and 11.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 883 22.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,086 27.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 460 11.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 372 9.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 447 33.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 620 46.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 238 17.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 25 1.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 46.6% were couple families with children, 33.6% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs) 23.3% of single parents were male and 76.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,986 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,151 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,151 and those without children was $1,986.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 271 25.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 37 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 252 23.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 168 15.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 71 6.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 141 13.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 70 6.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 57 5.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 23.6% 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 Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,716 90.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 182 9.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 90.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,499 87.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 214 12.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.2 181,717 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 Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 87.4% were separate houses, 12.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 0.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 204 11.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 762 44.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 722 42.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 0.8 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 Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 11.9% had 2 bedrooms and 44.4% 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 Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 376 21.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 734 42.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 576 33.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 26 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 21.9% were owned outright, 42.8% were owned with a mortgage and 33.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,288 75.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 371 21.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 56 3.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.1% were family households, 21.6% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 19.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.1% 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 Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.0 -- 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 Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,799 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
None 77 4.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 586 34.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 631 36.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 386 22.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 36 2.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), 34.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.5% 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 Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 183 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 94 51.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 89 48.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), there were 183 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 94 (or 51.4%) were male and 89 (or 48.6%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bellbird Park % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,596 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,596.

Mortgage and rent Bellbird Park % 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 2,141 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bellbird Park (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,141.

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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