2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Cedar Vale

Code SSC30346 (SSC)
People 2,971
Male 1,532
Female 1,439
Median age 32
Families 801
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 948
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,556
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $355
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,971 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,532 51.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,439 48.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 67 2.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,971 people in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 291 9.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 273 9.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 286 9.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 224 7.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 115 3.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 161 5.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 210 7.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 318 10.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 263 8.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 223 7.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 179 6.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 148 5.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 110 3.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 96 3.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 39 1.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 24 0.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 0.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 28.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,203 56.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 70 3.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 161 7.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 58 2.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 625 29.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.8% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,123 57.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 237 12.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 605 30.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 46 4.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 260 26.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 65 6.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 56 5.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 169 17.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 28 2.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 41 4.2 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 49 5.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 56 5.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 23 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 183 18.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 976 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) 32.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.1% were in primary school, 24.4% in secondary school and 10.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,393 80.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 567 20.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 256 9.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 184 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,770 63.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 63.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 911 61.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 398 26.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 100 6.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 84 5.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,493 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,493 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs). Of these 61.0% were employed full time, 26.7% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 120 8.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 122 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 159 11.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 235 16.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 675 47.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 8.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 652 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,639 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,556 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) was $652.

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

Unpaid work Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,606 75.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 870 41.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 241 11.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 335 15.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 41.0% provided care for children and 11.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 431 20.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 589 27.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 305 14.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 283 13.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 252 31.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 455 56.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 91 11.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 56.8% were couple families with children, 31.5% were couple families without children and 11.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs) 21.7% of single parents were male and 78.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,021 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,163 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,163 and those without children was $2,021.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 165 23.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 21 3.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 177 25.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 128 18.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 31 4.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 74 10.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 51 7.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 56 8.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.0% had both employed part-time and 25.2% 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 Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 886 95.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 38 4.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 95.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 877 99.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 5 0.6 181,717 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 Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 99.1% were separate houses, 0.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 33 3.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 241 27.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 592 66.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 12 1.4 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 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 3.7% had 2 bedrooms and 27.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 161 18.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 621 70.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 80 9.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 19 2.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 18.2% were owned outright, 70.2% were owned with a mortgage and 9.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 777 88.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 91 10.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 1.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.0% were family households, 10.3% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 8.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 14.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 8.5% 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 Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 355 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 72.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 27.3 -- 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 Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 0.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 170 19.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 397 45.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 291 33.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 17 1.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), 19.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.0% 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 Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 68 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 34 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), there were 68 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 50.0%) were male and 34 (or 50.0%) 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 Cedar Vale % 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 1,166 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cedar Vale (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 $1,166.

Mortgage and rent Cedar Vale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 255 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,231 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cedar Vale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $255 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,231.

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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