2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Brooweena

Code SSC30247 (SSC)
People 263
Male 143
Female 120
Median age 53
Families 83
Average children per family 1.5
All private dwellings 140
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $654
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,213
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Total 263 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 143 54.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 120 45.6 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 263 people in Brooweena (State Suburbs) of these 54.4% were male and 45.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.9% of the population.

Age Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 10 3.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 8 3.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 17 6.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 9.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 4 1.5 293,845 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 3 1.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 7 2.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 10.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 23 8.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 29 11.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 25 9.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 35 13.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 23 8.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 5.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 2.3 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 53 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Brooweena (State Suburbs) was 53 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 123 53.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 14 6.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 10.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 6.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 56 24.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Brooweena (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.0% were married and 15.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 64 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 39 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Brooweena (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 39 years.

Social marital status Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 103 51.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 29 14.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 70 34.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 52 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Brooweena (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 52 years.

Education Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 12 21.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 7.0 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 13 22.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 12.3 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 3 5.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 10.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 12 21.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 57 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Brooweena (State Suburbs) 21.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.1% were in primary school, 35.1% in secondary school and 15.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 213 81.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 27 11.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 17 6.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 6.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 186 75.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), 75.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 60 60.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 25 25.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 9.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 5 5.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 99 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 99 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Brooweena (State Suburbs). Of these 60.6% were employed full time, 25.3% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 9 9.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 5 5.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 10 11.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 26.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 35 38.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Brooweena (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Brooweena (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 328 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 749 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 654 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Brooweena (State Suburbs) was $328.

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

Unpaid work Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 160 69.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 56 24.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 39 17.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 47 20.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.1% provided care for children and 17.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 39 16.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 51 22.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 29 12.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 40 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 Brooweena (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% 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 Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 42 50.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 29 34.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 10.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Brooweena (State Suburbs), 34.9% were couple families with children, 50.6% were couple families without children and 10.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Brooweena % 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 Brooweena (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 Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,333 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 12 17.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 6 8.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 14.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 11.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 23.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 4.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 20.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.4% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 8.7% 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 Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 109 79.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 28 20.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), 79.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 101 94.4 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 6 5.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Brooweena (State Suburbs), 94.4% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 5.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 31 28.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 41 38.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 30 27.8 532,756 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 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.8% had 1 bedroom, 28.7% had 2 bedrooms and 38.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 67 63.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 28 26.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 10 9.5 513,413 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 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Brooweena (State Suburbs), 63.8% were owned outright, 26.7% were owned with a mortgage and 9.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 75 69.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 30 27.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 27.8% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 48.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 0.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), 48.9% 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 Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.9 -- 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 Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,213 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 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 Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 2.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 30 27.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 43 39.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 25 23.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 6.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), 27.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.1% 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 Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 100.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Brooweena (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 6 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Brooweena % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Brooweena (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Brooweena % 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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Brooweena (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 $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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