2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bli Bli

Code SSC30180 (SSC)
People 6,283
Male 3,101
Female 3,182
Median age 39
Families 1,771
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,512
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,103
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,846
Median weekly rent $320
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 Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Total 6,283 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,101 49.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,182 50.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 152 2.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,283 people in Bli Bli (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.4% of the population.

Age Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 480 7.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 423 6.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 430 6.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 348 5.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 303 4.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 366 5.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 404 6.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 455 7.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 421 6.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 453 7.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 428 6.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 384 6.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 366 5.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 322 5.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 218 3.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 169 2.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 162 2.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 151 2.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bli Bli (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,625 53.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 154 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 467 9.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 310 6.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,394 28.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bli Bli (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bli Bli (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,424 54.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 466 10.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,581 35.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bli Bli (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 85 5.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 440 26.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 76 4.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 51 3.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 253 15.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 52 3.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 66 4.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 112 6.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 139 8.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 44 2.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 332 20.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,650 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs) 26.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.3% were in primary school, 22.5% in secondary school and 15.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,983 79.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,195 20.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 445 7.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 373 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,951 66.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 66.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,639 54.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,012 33.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 163 5.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 213 7.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,027 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,027 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bli Bli (State Suburbs). Of these 54.1% were employed full time, 33.4% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 313 11.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 291 10.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 410 14.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 509 18.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,130 40.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bli Bli (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 534 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,296 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,103 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bli Bli (State Suburbs) was $534.

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

Unpaid work Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,664 74.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,559 31.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 583 11.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 918 18.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 11.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,039 21.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,339 27.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 699 14.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 586 11.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 27.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 722 40.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 775 43.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 255 14.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 20 1.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 43.7% were couple families with children, 40.7% were couple families without children and 14.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs) 19.2% of single parents were male and 80.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,753 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,899 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,899 and those without children was $1,753.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 261 17.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 76 5.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 322 21.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 210 14.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 88 5.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 332 22.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 89 6.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 113 7.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.1% 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 Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,274 93.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 169 6.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 93.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,118 93.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 81 3.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 70 3.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 93.1% were separate houses, 3.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 3.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 9 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 70 3.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 262 11.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,039 45.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 850 37.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 45 2.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 11.5% had 2 bedrooms and 45.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 778 34.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 934 41.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 489 21.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 19 0.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 54 2.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 34.2% were owned outright, 41.1% were owned with a mortgage and 21.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,730 76.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 475 20.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 71 3.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.0% were family households, 20.9% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 25.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.1% 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 Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,846 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 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 Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
None 97 4.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 775 34.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 910 40.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 434 19.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 58 2.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), 34.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.1% 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 Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 154 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 70 45.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 84 54.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bli Bli (State Suburbs), there were 154 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 70 (or 45.5%) were male and 84 (or 54.5%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bli Bli % 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 1,292 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bli Bli (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 $1,292.

Mortgage and rent Bli Bli % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bli Bli (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,387.

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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