2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Bongaree

Code SSC30194 (SSC)
People 6,524
Male 3,038
Female 3,486
Median age 62
Families 1,866
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 3,929
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $666
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,601
Median weekly rent $240
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Total 6,524 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,038 46.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,486 53.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 109 1.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,524 people in Bongaree (State Suburbs) of these 46.6% were male and 53.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 169 2.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 187 2.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 251 3.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 258 4.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 160 2.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 144 2.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 162 2.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 231 3.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 285 4.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 314 4.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 352 5.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 452 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 639 9.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 731 11.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 709 10.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 591 9.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 458 7.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 429 6.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 62 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Bongaree (State Suburbs) was 62 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 9.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 44.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,095 52.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 211 3.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 783 13.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 821 13.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,005 17.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Bongaree (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.3% were married and 16.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 66 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Bongaree (State Suburbs) was 66 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,705 52.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 370 7.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,088 40.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 52.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 66 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 61 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Bongaree (State Suburbs) was 66 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 24 2.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 219 18.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 15 1.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 30 2.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 189 16.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 28 2.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 13 1.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 63 5.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 83 7.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 26 2.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 494 41.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,184 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Bongaree (State Suburbs) 18.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.3% were in primary school, 19.4% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,828 74.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,411 23.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 405 6.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 251 4.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,942 65.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), 65.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 957 50.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 633 33.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 139 7.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 176 9.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,905 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,905 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Bongaree (State Suburbs). Of these 50.2% were employed full time, 33.2% were employed part-time and 9.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 201 11.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 190 11.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 237 13.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 308 17.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 649 37.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Bongaree (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 37.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 390 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 845 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 666 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Bongaree (State Suburbs) was $390.

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

Unpaid work Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,832 64.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 884 14.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 744 12.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,068 18.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Bongaree (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, 14.9% provided care for children and 12.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 907 15.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,355 22.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 869 14.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 703 11.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Bongaree (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,247 66.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 325 17.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 271 14.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 1.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Bongaree (State Suburbs), 17.4% were couple families with children, 66.8% were couple families without children and 14.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Bongaree (State Suburbs) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,713 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,974 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,974 and those without children was $1,713.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 142 9.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 46 2.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 141 9.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 120 7.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 97 6.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 871 55.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 57 3.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 96 6.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), of couple families, 9.0% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 9.0% 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 Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,078 82.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 640 17.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), 82.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,920 62.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 511 16.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 545 17.7 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 100 3.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Bongaree (State Suburbs), 62.4% were separate houses, 16.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 17.7% were flats, units or apartments and 3.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 20 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 213 6.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,042 33.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,195 38.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 537 17.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 71 2.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.9% had 1 bedroom, 33.9% had 2 bedrooms and 38.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,502 48.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 455 14.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 918 29.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 99 3.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 104 3.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Bongaree (State Suburbs), 48.8% were owned outright, 14.8% were owned with a mortgage and 29.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,829 59.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,160 37.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 89 2.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), of all households, 59.4% were family households, 37.7% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), 44.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.1% 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 Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 240 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.7 -- 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 Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,601 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
None 389 12.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,636 53.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 690 22.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 239 7.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 125 4.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), 53.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 7.8% 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 Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 109 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 57 52.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 52 47.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Bongaree (State Suburbs), there were 109 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 57 (or 52.3%) were male and 52 (or 47.7%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 850 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $850.

Mortgage and rent Bongaree % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 270 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,820 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Bongaree (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $270 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,820.

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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