2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Blackbutt (Qld)

Code SSC30172 (SSC)
People 1,055
Male 511
Female 544
Median age 54
Families 293
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 546
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $593
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,008
Median weekly rent $200
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,055 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 511 48.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 544 51.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 25 2.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,055 people in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

Age Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 61 5.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 64 6.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 52 4.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 54 5.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 46 4.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 35 3.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 32 3.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 50 4.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 43 4.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 52 4.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 56 5.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 90 8.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 123 11.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 114 10.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 82 7.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 54 5.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 28 2.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 18 1.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 54 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 54 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 28.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 443 50.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 32 3.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 119 13.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 86 9.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 203 23.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.2% were married and 17.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 62 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 387 50.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 87 11.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 298 38.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 60 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 60 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 9 3.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 61 24.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 53 21.5 154,133 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 16 6.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 4.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 92 37.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 246 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) 23.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.9% were in primary school, 21.9% in secondary school and 9.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 851 80.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 157 16.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 57 5.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 38 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 722 74.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 74.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 149 47.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 98 31.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 31 9.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 37 11.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 315 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 315 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 47.3% were employed full time, 31.1% were employed part-time and 11.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 32 11.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 28 10.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 41 14.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 39 13.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 112 40.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 337 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 755 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 593 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $337.

Travel to work, top responses Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 573 64.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 165 18.6 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 120 13.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 151 17.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 18.6% provided care for children and 13.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 108 12.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 205 23.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 114 12.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 150 16.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 166 56.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 77 26.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 49 16.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 26.4% were couple families with children, 56.8% were couple families without children and 16.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs) 23.4% of single parents were male and 76.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,399 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,437 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,437 and those without children was $1,399.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 9.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 2.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 20 8.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 29 11.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 9.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 116 47.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 4.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 7.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 9.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.4% had both employed part-time and 8.2% 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 Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 436 83.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 85 16.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 83.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 426 97.7 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 4 0.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 1.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 97.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.9% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 10 2.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 97 22.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 239 54.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 78 17.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 2.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 22.2% had 2 bedrooms and 54.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 227 52.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 80 18.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 111 25.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 13 3.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 52.2% were owned outright, 18.4% were owned with a mortgage and 25.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 287 66.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 135 31.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 3.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.0% were family households, 31.0% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 51.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 51.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.3% 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 Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,008 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 32 7.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 211 48.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 113 25.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 58 13.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 23 5.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), 48.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 25.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.3% 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 Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 25 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 15 60.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 40.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 15 (or 60.0%) were male and 10 (or 40.0%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Blackbutt (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 200 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Blackbutt (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $200.

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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