2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Biddaddaba

Code SSC30155 (SSC)
People 458
Male 234
Female 224
Median age 43
Families 132
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 195
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,211
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,592
Median weekly rent $194
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 Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Total 458 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 234 51.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 224 48.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 4.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 458 people in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.4% of the population.

Age Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 6.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 5.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 33 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 27 5.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 20 4.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 4.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 4.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 18 3.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 49 10.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 45 9.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 34 7.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 32 7.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 34 7.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 30 6.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 2.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 20 4.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 210 57.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 11 3.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 32 8.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 3.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 102 27.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.2% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 194 56.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 36 10.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 111 32.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 25 22.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 7 6.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 5 4.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 14.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 6.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 7.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 8.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 27 24.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 110 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) 24.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.6% were in primary school, 23.6% in secondary school and 15.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 364 79.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 86 20.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 17 4.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 4.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 305 71.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 71.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 145 60.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 82 34.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 7 2.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 2.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 240 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 240 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs). Of these 60.4% were employed full time, 34.2% were employed part-time and 2.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 8.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 8.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 14.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 34 14.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 114 48.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 8.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 531 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,358 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,211 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) was $531.

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

Unpaid work Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 268 73.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 105 28.6 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 28 7.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 76 20.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.6% 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, 20.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 68 18.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 98 26.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 54 14.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 48 13.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 26.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 66 50.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 51 38.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 14 10.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 38.9% were couple families with children, 50.4% were couple families without children and 10.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,549 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,725 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,725 and those without children was $1,549.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 32 26.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 5.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 27 22.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 15.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 4.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 15.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 8 6.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 4.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 22.7% 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 Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 164 88.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 21 11.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 88.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 160 97.6 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 4 2.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 97.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 6.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 7.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 64 39.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 68 41.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 5.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.7% had 1 bedroom, 7.3% had 2 bedrooms and 39.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 64 38.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 43 25.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 49 29.5 513,413 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 10 6.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 38.6% were owned outright, 25.9% were owned with a mortgage and 29.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 131 78.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 17.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 3.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.9% were family households, 17.5% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 27.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.3% 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 Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 194 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,592 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
None 9 5.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 35 21.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 56 34.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 57 34.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 4.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), 21.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 34.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.8% 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 Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 8 44.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 55.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 43 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 8 (or 44.4%) were male and 10 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 43 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

Mortgage and rent Biddaddaba % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 145 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Biddaddaba (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $145 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,600.

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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