2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Booral (Qld)

Code SSC30203 (SSC)
People 1,449
Male 710
Female 739
Median age 42
Families 437
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 578
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $937
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,398
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,449 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 710 49.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 739 51.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 49 3.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,449 people in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 49.0% were male and 51.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.4% of the population.

Age Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 82 5.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 111 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 113 7.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 102 7.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 66 4.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 50 3.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 66 4.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 93 6.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 116 8.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 108 7.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 113 7.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 120 8.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 101 7.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 99 6.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 57 3.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 2.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 610 53.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 38 3.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 105 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 34 3.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 354 31.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.5% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 61 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 554 53.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 149 14.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 336 32.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 36 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 12 3.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 110 27.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 23 5.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 15 3.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 71 17.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 14 3.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 4.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 31 7.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 36 9.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 4 1.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 62 15.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 397 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) 27.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.0% were in primary school, 26.4% in secondary school and 16.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,177 81.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 265 19.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 107 7.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 50 3.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 971 69.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 69.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 292 48.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 206 34.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 37 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 67 11.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 602 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 602 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 48.5% were employed full time, 34.2% were employed part-time and 11.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 65 12.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 68 12.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 74 13.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 89 16.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 207 38.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 378 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 961 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 937 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $378.

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

Unpaid work Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 823 72.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 334 29.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 167 14.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 159 13.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.2% provided care for children and 14.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 197 17.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 259 22.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 167 14.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 197 17.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 22.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 187 42.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 180 41.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 66 15.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 41.3% were couple families with children, 42.9% were couple families without children and 15.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs) 26.5% of single parents were male and 73.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,406 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,723 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,723 and those without children was $1,406.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 42 11.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 4.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 55 15.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 53 14.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 7.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 114 31.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 24 6.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 35 9.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 11.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 15.1% 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 Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 496 88.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 65 11.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 88.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 496 100.0 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 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 1.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 4.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 69 13.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 210 42.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 182 36.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 9 1.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.2% had 1 bedroom, 13.9% had 2 bedrooms and 42.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 175 35.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 223 44.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 84 16.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 2.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 35.2% were owned outright, 44.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 415 84.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 74 15.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 1.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.0% were family households, 15.0% were single person households and 1.0% were group households.

Household income Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 30.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.1% 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 Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,398 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.2 -- 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 Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 0.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 137 27.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 214 43.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 130 26.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 13 2.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.2% 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 Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 50 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 24 48.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 26 52.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 50 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 24 (or 48.0%) were male and 26 (or 52.0%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.1 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 866 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $866.

Mortgage and rent Booral (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,029 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Booral (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,029.

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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