2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bellenden Ker

Code SSC30138 (SSC)
People 475
Male 241
Female 234
Median age 41
Families 123
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 263
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,006
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,408
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Total 475 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 241 50.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 234 49.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 5.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 475 people in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.1% of the population.

Age Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 4.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 39 8.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 45 9.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 37 7.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12 2.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 12 2.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 6.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 34 7.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 40 8.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 37 7.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 23 4.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 47 9.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 27 5.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 4.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 25 5.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 2.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 1.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 198 53.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 3.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 25 6.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 19 5.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 117 31.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.5% were married and 9.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 61 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 171 53.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 30 9.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 121 37.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 45 -- 33 -- 33 --

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

Education Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 1.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 39 22.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 5.8 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 23 13.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 9.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 1.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 13 7.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 58 33.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 172 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) 35.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.5% were in primary school, 25.0% in secondary school and 9.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 384 80.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 67 15.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 48 11.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 23 5.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 289 67.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 67.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 127 58.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 65 30.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 3.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 7.4 131,798 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 Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs). Of these 58.8% were employed full time, 30.1% were employed part-time and 7.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 30 15.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 15 7.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 12.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 23 11.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 102 51.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 15.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 410 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,117 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,006 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) was $410.

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

Unpaid work Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 238 64.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 112 30.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 47 12.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 85 23.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 54 14.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 79 21.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 41 11.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 64 17.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 21.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 50 40.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 57 46.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 16 13.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 46.3% were couple families with children, 40.7% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 28.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 71.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs) 28.6% of single parents were male and 71.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,583 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,428 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,428 and those without children was $1,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 25.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 5.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 22 21.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 16 15.7 144,966 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 21 20.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 3.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 6.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.9% had both employed part-time and 21.6% 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 Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 165 71.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 65 28.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 71.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 28.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 162 98.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.8 129,429 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 Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 98.2% were separate houses, 1.8% 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 Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 3.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 3.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 15.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 80 48.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 44 26.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 3.0 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 15.2% had 2 bedrooms and 48.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 81 48.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 35 21.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 45 26.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 48.5% were owned outright, 21.0% were owned with a mortgage and 26.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 119 72.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 45 27.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.6% were family households, 27.4% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 31.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.5% 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 Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,408 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 4.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 57 34.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 60 35.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 39 23.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), 34.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.4% 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 Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 25 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 28.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 72.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 39 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), there were 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 28.0%) were male and 18 (or 72.0%) were female. The median age was 39 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bellenden Ker % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bellenden Ker (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.7, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Bellenden Ker % 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 1,408 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bellenden Ker (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 $1,408.

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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