2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Burpengary East

Code SSC30277 (SSC)
People 5,762
Male 2,816
Female 2,946
Median age 44
Families 1,623
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,209
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,057
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,762 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,816 48.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,946 51.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 98 1.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,762 people in Burpengary East (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 254 4.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 406 7.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 420 7.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 414 7.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 240 4.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 160 2.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 224 3.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 367 6.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 453 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 464 8.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 352 6.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 397 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 410 7.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 383 6.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 286 5.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 253 4.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 186 3.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 91 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Burpengary East (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,866 61.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 114 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 319 6.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 344 7.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,038 22.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Burpengary East (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 61.2% were married and 9.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Burpengary East (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,629 61.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 280 6.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,355 31.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 44 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Burpengary East (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 44 years.

Education Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 50 3.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 319 19.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 133 8.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 110 6.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 203 12.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 77 4.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 78 4.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 91 5.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 116 7.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 32 1.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 456 27.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,665 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs) 28.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.7% were in primary school, 21.6% in secondary school and 12.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,471 77.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,119 21.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 351 6.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 281 5.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,557 67.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 67.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,532 59.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 792 30.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 166 6.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 90 3.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,580 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,580 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Burpengary East (State Suburbs). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 271 10.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 225 9.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 299 12.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 457 18.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,077 43.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Burpengary East (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 505 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,424 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,057 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Burpengary East (State Suburbs) was $505.

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

Unpaid work Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,237 69.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,326 28.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 562 12.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 773 16.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 904 19.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,118 23.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 612 13.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 602 12.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 749 46.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 750 46.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 118 7.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 46.2% were couple families with children, 46.1% were couple families without children and 7.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs) 20.7% of single parents were male and 79.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,733 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,173 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,173 and those without children was $1,733.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 282 18.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 54 3.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 313 21.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 200 13.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 55 3.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 396 26.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 86 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 108 7.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 21.0% 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 Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,007 95.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 94 4.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 95.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,995 99.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 0.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 0.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 99.4% were separate houses, 0.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 33 1.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 473 23.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 492 24.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 977 48.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 30 1.5 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.6% had 1 bedroom, 23.6% had 2 bedrooms and 24.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,027 51.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 792 39.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 134 6.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 2.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 51.2% were owned outright, 39.5% were owned with a mortgage and 6.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,552 77.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 434 21.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 21 1.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.3% were family households, 21.6% were single person households and 1.0% were group households.

Household income Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 30.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.5% 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 Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.0 -- 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 Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
None 98 4.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 597 29.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 642 32.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 610 30.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 58 2.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), 29.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.4% 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 Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 100 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 56 56.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 44 44.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Burpengary East (State Suburbs), there were 100 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 56 (or 56.0%) were male and 44 (or 44.0%) 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 Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,416 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,416.

Mortgage and rent Burpengary East % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 482 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Burpengary East (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $482 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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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