2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Cashmere

Code SSC30337 (SSC)
People 4,651
Male 2,340
Female 2,311
Median age 35
Families 1,295
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,430
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $2,278
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,275
Median weekly rent $403
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,651 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,340 50.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,311 49.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 38 0.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,651 people in Cashmere (State Suburbs) of these 50.3% were male and 49.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 310 6.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 435 9.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 500 10.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 417 9.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 228 4.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 153 3.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 222 4.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 428 9.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 482 10.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 458 9.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 349 7.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 269 5.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 174 3.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 119 2.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 54 1.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 0.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 0.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.1 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cashmere (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,300 67.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 58 1.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 126 3.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 50 1.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 864 25.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cashmere (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 67.7% were married and 5.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cashmere (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,149 67.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 192 6.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 856 26.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 20 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cashmere (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 73 4.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 353 21.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 114 7.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 192 11.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 176 10.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 103 6.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 176 10.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 82 5.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 183 11.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 31 1.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 132 8.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,615 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cashmere (State Suburbs) 34.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.9% were in primary school, 28.3% in secondary school and 16.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,594 77.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,124 24.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 344 7.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 307 6.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,741 60.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), 60.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,631 61.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 812 30.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 115 4.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 94 3.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,652 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,652 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cashmere (State Suburbs). Of these 61.5% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 3.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 289 11.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 265 10.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 266 10.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 391 15.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,238 48.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cashmere (State Suburbs), 11.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cashmere (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 842 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,274 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,278 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cashmere (State Suburbs) was $842.

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

Unpaid work Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,831 83.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,429 42.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 374 11.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 781 23.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 42.1% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 872 25.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,065 31.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 534 15.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 362 10.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cashmere (State Suburbs), 31.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 366 28.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 846 65.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 81 6.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cashmere (State Suburbs), 65.3% were couple families with children, 28.2% were couple families without children and 6.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 29.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 70.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cashmere (State Suburbs) 29.3% of single parents were male and 70.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,325 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,658 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,658 and those without children was $2,325.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 336 27.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 42 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 362 29.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 192 15.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 33 2.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 97 8.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 70 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 82 6.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 29.8% 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 Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,347 95.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 63 4.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,338 99.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 7 0.5 181,717 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 Cashmere (State Suburbs), 99.3% were separate houses, 0.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 0.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 0.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 213 15.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,112 82.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 0.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 0.7% had 2 bedrooms and 15.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 313 23.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 923 68.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 101 7.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 0.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cashmere (State Suburbs), 23.2% were owned outright, 68.5% were owned with a mortgage and 7.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,273 94.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 63 4.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 0.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), of all households, 94.5% were family households, 4.7% were single person households and 0.8% were group households.

Household income Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 6.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 24.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), 6.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 24.4% 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 Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 403 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.5 -- 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 Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,275 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.3 -- 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 Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 0.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 180 13.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 662 49.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 495 36.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 0.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), 13.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 49.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 36.7% 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 Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 36 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 16 44.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 20 55.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cashmere (State Suburbs), there were 36 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 16 (or 44.4%) were male and 20 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,750.

Mortgage and rent Cashmere % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 295 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,409 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cashmere (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $295 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,409.

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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