2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Camira (Qld)

Code SSC30302 (SSC)
People 7,391
Male 3,793
Female 3,598
Median age 34
Families 2,035
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,616
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,448
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 7,391 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,793 51.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,598 48.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 210 2.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,391 people in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 51.3% were male and 48.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 524 7.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 530 7.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 583 7.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 631 8.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 499 6.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 491 6.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 491 6.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 534 7.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 553 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 617 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 524 7.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 442 6.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 406 5.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 255 3.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 151 2.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 85 1.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 43 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 34 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,868 49.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 198 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 432 7.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 176 3.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,077 36.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.9% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,692 50.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 605 11.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,042 38.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 84 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 436 20.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 130 6.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 129 6.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 297 13.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 124 5.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 129 6.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 150 6.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 211 9.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 47 2.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 424 19.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,161 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) 29.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 25.5% in secondary school and 16.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 5,248 71.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,342 33.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 592 8.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 427 6.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,560 51.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 51.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,545 63.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,028 25.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 210 5.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 222 5.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,005 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,005 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 63.5% were employed full time, 25.7% were employed part-time and 5.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 325 8.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 305 8.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 397 10.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 871 23.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,675 44.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 8.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.3% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 637 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,583 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,448 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $637.

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

Unpaid work Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,274 74.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,848 32.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 629 10.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 968 16.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.1% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,328 23.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,576 27.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 771 13.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 601 10.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 679 33.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,012 49.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 316 15.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 28 1.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 49.7% were couple families with children, 33.4% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs) 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,941 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,146 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,146 and those without children was $1,941.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 454 26.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 48 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 406 24.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 292 17.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 72 4.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 214 12.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 92 5.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 112 6.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.9% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 24.0% 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 Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,411 95.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 108 4.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 95.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,315 96.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 13 0.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 10 0.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 72 3.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 96.1% were separate houses, 0.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 3.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 54 2.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 74 3.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,227 50.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,025 42.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 26 1.1 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 3.1% had 2 bedrooms and 50.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 655 27.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,230 51.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 480 19.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 42 1.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.2% were owned outright, 51.0% were owned with a mortgage and 19.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,975 81.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 370 15.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 66 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.9% were family households, 15.3% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 15.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.4% 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 Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.5 -- 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 Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.8 -- 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 Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 73 3.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 624 25.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,020 42.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 644 26.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 51 2.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.7% 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 Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 208 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 102 49.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 106 51.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 208 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 102 (or 49.0%) were male and 106 (or 51.0%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,619 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,619.

Mortgage and rent Camira (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 310 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,842 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Camira (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $310 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,842.

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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