2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Carindale

Code SSC30328 (SSC)
People 15,577
Male 7,539
Female 8,038
Median age 40
Families 4,341
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 5,486
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,957
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,058
Median weekly rent $440
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Total 15,577 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,539 48.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,038 51.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 109 0.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 15,577 people in Carindale (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 770 4.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 919 5.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,199 7.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,397 9.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,120 7.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 657 4.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 651 4.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 887 5.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,167 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,290 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,315 8.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 1,151 7.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 929 6.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 670 4.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 474 3.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 390 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 346 2.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 244 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Carindale (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,391 58.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 253 2.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 639 5.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 636 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,765 29.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Carindale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.3% were married and 7.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Carindale (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 6,914 58.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 517 4.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,491 37.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Carindale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Carindale (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 181 3.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 666 13.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 424 8.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 298 6.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 308 6.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 553 11.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 443 9.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 270 5.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,102 22.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 77 1.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 598 12.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,920 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Carindale (State Suburbs) 31.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 28.2% were in primary school, 26.5% in secondary school and 27.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 10,529 67.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,830 38.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,207 8.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 726 4.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 7,247 48.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Carindale (State Suburbs), 48.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 38.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Carindale % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,963 58.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,759 32.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 398 4.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 350 4.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 8,470 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 8,470 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carindale (State Suburbs). Of these 58.6% were employed full time, 32.6% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 1,119 13.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 821 10.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 825 10.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,362 16.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,602 44.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Carindale (State Suburbs), 13.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Carindale (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 674 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,201 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,957 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carindale (State Suburbs) was $674.

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

Unpaid work Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,594 75.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 3,676 29.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,367 10.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,915 23.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Carindale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.0% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,365 26.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,356 26.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,655 13.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,220 9.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carindale (State Suburbs), 26.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,451 33.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,353 54.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 478 11.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 60 1.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Carindale (State Suburbs), 54.2% were couple families with children, 33.4% were couple families without children and 11.0% were one parent families.

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

In Carindale (State Suburbs) 17.6% of single parents were male and 82.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,391 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,956 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carindale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,956 and those without children was $2,391.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 888 23.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 124 3.3 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 976 25.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 608 16.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 176 4.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 613 16.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 199 5.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 221 5.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Carindale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 25.7% 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 Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,145 95.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 256 4.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Carindale (State Suburbs), 95.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,515 87.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 546 10.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 85 1.7 181,717 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 Carindale (State Suburbs), 87.7% were separate houses, 10.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 32 0.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 373 7.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,334 25.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 3,343 65.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 58 1.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Carindale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 7.2% had 2 bedrooms and 25.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,353 45.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,884 36.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 779 15.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 41 0.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 88 1.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Carindale (State Suburbs), 45.7% were owned outright, 36.6% were owned with a mortgage and 15.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 4,242 82.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 779 15.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 124 2.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Carindale (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.4% were family households, 15.1% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 24.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carindale (State Suburbs), 15.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 24.1% 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 Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 440 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,058 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
None 226 4.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,493 29.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,251 43.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 1,084 21.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 92 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Carindale (State Suburbs), 29.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.1% 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 Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 109 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 55 50.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 54 49.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Carindale (State Suburbs), there were 109 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 55 (or 50.5%) were male and 54 (or 49.5%) 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 Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,729 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Carindale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,729.

Mortgage and rent Carindale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 480 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,100 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Carindale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $480 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,100.

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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