2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bollon

Code SSC30192 (SSC)
People 334
Male 186
Female 148
Median age 40
Families 92
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 194
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $880
Median monthly mortgage repayments $650
Median weekly rent $90
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Total 334 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 186 55.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 148 44.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 57 16.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 334 people in Bollon (State Suburbs) of these 55.7% were male and 44.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 16.9% of the population.

Age Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 29 8.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 20 6.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 11 3.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 11 3.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 24 7.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 28 8.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 26 7.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 25 7.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 25 7.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 24 7.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 24 7.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 32 9.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 7 2.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 2.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 3.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 1.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bollon (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 138 50.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 2.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 17 6.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 5.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 95 35.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bollon (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.9% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 64 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bollon (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 110 50.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 35 16.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 73 33.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bollon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bollon (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 4 6.8 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 25 42.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 5.1 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 4 6.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 5.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 20 33.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 59 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bollon (State Suburbs) 17.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 43.1% were in primary school, 5.2% in secondary school and 10.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 307 91.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 16 4.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 7 2.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 4 1.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 299 91.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bollon (State Suburbs), 91.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 4.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bollon % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 139 70.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 40 20.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 5.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 4.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 198 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 198 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bollon (State Suburbs). Of these 70.2% were employed full time, 20.2% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 8.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 6.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 10 5.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 23 12.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 121 63.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bollon (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 63.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Bollon (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 434 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 870 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 880 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bollon (State Suburbs) was $434.

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

Unpaid work Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 176 65.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 64 23.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 30 11.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 78 29.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bollon (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.9% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 29.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 52 19.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 53 19.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 33 12.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 36 13.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bollon (State Suburbs), 19.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 43 46.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 37 40.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 12 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 Bollon (State Suburbs), 40.2% were couple families with children, 46.7% were couple families without children and 13.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bollon (State Suburbs) 21.4% of single parents were male and 78.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 979 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,133 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bollon (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,133 and those without children was $979.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 31 41.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 10 13.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 8.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 6 8.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 8.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 12.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bollon (State Suburbs), of couple families, 41.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 13.5% 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 Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 119 69.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 53 30.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bollon (State Suburbs), 69.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 30.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 104 88.1 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 3 2.5 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 8 6.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bollon (State Suburbs), 88.1% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 6.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 5.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 23 19.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 43 37.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 41 35.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.6 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bollon (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.2% had 1 bedroom, 19.8% had 2 bedrooms and 37.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 58 48.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 18 15.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 36 30.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 3.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bollon (State Suburbs), 48.7% were owned outright, 15.1% were owned with a mortgage and 30.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 84 71.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 24.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 4.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bollon (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.2% were family households, 24.6% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bollon (State Suburbs), 30.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.3% 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 Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 90 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.5 -- 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 Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 2.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 31 26.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 44 37.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 40 33.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bollon (State Suburbs), 26.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.9% 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 Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 57 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 59.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 23 40.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bollon (State Suburbs), there were 57 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 59.6%) were male and 23 (or 40.4%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,166 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bollon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,166.

Mortgage and rent Bollon % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 110 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 650 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bollon (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $110 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $650.

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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