2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Boreen Point

Code SSC30207 (SSC)
People 264
Male 125
Female 139
Median age 55
Families 77
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 245
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $637
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $275
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Total 264 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 125 47.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 139 52.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 5 1.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 264 people in Boreen Point (State Suburbs) of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 6 2.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 15 5.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 12 4.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 12 4.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 0 0.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 3 1.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 8 3.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 14 5.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 9.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 12 4.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 10.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 27 10.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 38 14.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 26 9.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 7.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 13 4.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.1 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 55 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Boreen Point (State Suburbs) was 55 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 100 43.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 7.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 50 21.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 9 3.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 55 23.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Boreen Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.3% were married and 28.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 40 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Boreen Point (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 40 years.

Social marital status Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 94 43.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 29 13.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 94 43.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 55 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Boreen Point (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 55 years.

Education Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 4 6.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 23.0 258,616 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 4.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 14.8 154,133 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 4 6.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 11.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 20 32.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 61 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs) 22.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.4% were in primary school, 14.5% in secondary school and 21.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 187 70.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 65 25.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 27 10.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 5.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 147 57.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 57.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 49 40.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 47 39.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 8 6.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 13.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 120 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 120 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Boreen Point (State Suburbs). Of these 40.8% were employed full time, 39.2% were employed part-time and 13.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 13.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 13 11.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 21.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 13 11.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 33 30.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 13.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 30.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 54 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Boreen Point (State Suburbs) was 54 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

Occupation Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 383 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 785 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 637 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Boreen Point (State Suburbs) was $383.

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

Unpaid work Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 193 84.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 52 22.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 38 16.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 64 27.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 84.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.7% provided care for children and 16.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 32 14.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 79 34.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 48 21.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 34 14.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 34.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 21.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 48 60.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 13 16.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 22.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 16.5% were couple families with children, 60.8% were couple families without children and 22.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,483 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,483 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 17.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 4.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 5 7.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 14.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 12.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 31.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 6.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 4.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.8% had both employed part-time and 7.9% 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 Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 134 56.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 105 43.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 56.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 43.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 128 94.8 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 3.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 2.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 94.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 16 11.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 46 34.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 57 42.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 15 11.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 11.9% had 1 bedroom, 34.3% had 2 bedrooms and 42.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 56 41.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 34 25.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 42 31.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 41.5% were owned outright, 25.2% were owned with a mortgage and 31.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 84 62.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 44 32.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 6 4.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 62.7% were family households, 32.8% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 47.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 47.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 0.0% 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 Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 275 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.4 -- 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 Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
None 6 4.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 69 51.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 52 39.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 6 4.5 267,081 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 Boreen Point (State Suburbs), 51.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 4.5% 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 Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 100.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 10 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Boreen Point (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 5 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 10 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,133 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,133.

Mortgage and rent Boreen Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 240 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Boreen Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $240 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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