2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Carseldine

Code SSC30335 (SSC)
People 8,746
Male 4,133
Female 4,613
Median age 41
Families 2,463
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,362
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,609
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,171
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Total 8,746 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,133 47.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,613 52.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 51 0.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,746 people in Carseldine (State Suburbs) of these 47.3% were male and 52.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 546 6.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 427 4.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 431 4.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 513 5.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 582 6.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 565 6.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 542 6.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 595 6.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 545 6.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 553 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 556 6.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 562 6.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 515 5.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 471 5.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 366 4.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 332 3.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 284 3.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 363 4.1 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Carseldine (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,058 55.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 171 2.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 457 6.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 581 7.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,078 28.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Carseldine (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.2% were married and 8.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Carseldine (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,794 56.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 427 6.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,461 36.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Carseldine (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 87 4.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 330 15.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 193 9.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 58 2.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 191 8.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 162 7.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 90 4.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 140 6.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 439 20.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 56 2.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 405 18.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,151 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Carseldine (State Suburbs) 24.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.0% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 27.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 5,703 65.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,247 39.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 581 7.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 403 4.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,103 49.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), 49.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 39.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,837 61.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,283 28.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 284 6.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 178 3.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,582 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,582 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Carseldine (State Suburbs). Of these 61.9% were employed full time, 28.0% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 446 10.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 415 9.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 424 9.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 827 18.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,003 45.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Carseldine (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Carseldine (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 662 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,870 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,609 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Carseldine (State Suburbs) was $662.

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

Unpaid work Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,371 73.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,905 25.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 813 11.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,449 19.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.9% provided care for children and 11.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,687 23.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,962 26.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 984 13.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 739 10.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Carseldine (State Suburbs), 26.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,033 41.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,123 45.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 271 11.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 36 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Carseldine (State Suburbs), 45.6% were couple families with children, 41.9% were couple families without children and 11.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Carseldine (State Suburbs) 15.2% of single parents were male and 84.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,235 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,603 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,603 and those without children was $2,235.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 531 24.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 78 3.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 438 20.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 309 14.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 91 4.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 447 20.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 151 7.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 110 5.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 20.3% 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 Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,126 94.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 171 5.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), 94.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,495 79.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 538 17.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 90 2.9 181,717 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 Carseldine (State Suburbs), 79.8% were separate houses, 17.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 65 2.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 294 9.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 949 30.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,766 56.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 45 1.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 9.4% had 2 bedrooms and 30.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,211 38.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,043 33.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 722 23.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 97 3.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 51 1.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Carseldine (State Suburbs), 38.8% were owned outright, 33.4% were owned with a mortgage and 23.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,387 76.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 654 20.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 85 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.4% were family households, 20.9% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), 16.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.3% 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 Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,171 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
None 201 6.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,054 33.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,232 39.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 581 18.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 56 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), 33.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.6% 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 Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 53 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 20 37.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 33 62.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Carseldine (State Suburbs), there were 53 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 20 (or 37.7%) were male and 33 (or 62.3%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,785 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,785.

Mortgage and rent Carseldine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 365 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,025 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Carseldine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $365 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,025.

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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