2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Clayfield

Code SSC30371 (SSC)
People 10,006
Male 4,742
Female 5,264
Median age 34
Families 2,381
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 4,949
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $1,537
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $320
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Total 10,006 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,742 47.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,264 52.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 103 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 10,006 people in Clayfield (State Suburbs) of these 47.4% were male and 52.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 478 4.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 522 5.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 517 5.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 602 6.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 872 8.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,128 11.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 895 8.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 743 7.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 751 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 717 7.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 630 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 531 5.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 479 4.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 369 3.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 248 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 187 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 160 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 176 1.8 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Clayfield (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,237 38.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 245 2.9 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 780 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 355 4.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,875 45.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Clayfield (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 38.1% were married and 12.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Clayfield (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,902 38.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 863 11.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,845 50.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 38.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Clayfield (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 108 3.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 386 12.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 162 5.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 168 5.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 79 2.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 130 4.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 333 10.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 204 6.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 830 26.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 100 3.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 587 19.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,087 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Clayfield (State Suburbs) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.2% were in primary school, 17.6% in secondary school and 33.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,038 70.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,813 29.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 729 7.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 576 6.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,346 56.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), 56.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,898 65.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,536 25.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 269 4.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 221 3.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,924 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,924 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Clayfield (State Suburbs). Of these 65.8% were employed full time, 25.9% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 563 9.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 473 8.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 500 8.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,034 18.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,862 50.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Clayfield (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Clayfield (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 838 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,248 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,537 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Clayfield (State Suburbs) was $838.

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

Unpaid work Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,344 74.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,943 22.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 815 9.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,895 22.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.9% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,551 30.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,380 28.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 873 10.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 537 6.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Clayfield (State Suburbs), 28.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,023 43.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 926 38.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 351 14.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 81 3.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Clayfield (State Suburbs), 38.9% were couple families with children, 43.0% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Clayfield (State Suburbs) 17.4% of single parents were male and 82.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,338 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,188 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,188 and those without children was $2,338.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 579 29.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 85 4.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 430 22.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 313 16.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 75 3.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 215 11.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 114 5.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 133 6.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), of couple families, 29.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 22.1% 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 Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,284 90.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 464 9.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), 90.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,712 40.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 377 8.8 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,184 51.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Clayfield (State Suburbs), 40.0% were separate houses, 8.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 51.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 16 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 289 6.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,967 45.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,064 24.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 874 20.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 73 1.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.7% had 1 bedroom, 45.9% had 2 bedrooms and 24.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,067 24.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,187 27.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,936 45.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 81 1.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Clayfield (State Suburbs), 24.9% were owned outright, 27.7% were owned with a mortgage and 45.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,355 55.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,547 36.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 382 8.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), of all households, 55.0% were family households, 36.1% were single person households and 8.9% were group households.

Household income Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), 16.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.4% 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 Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 320 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.1 -- 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 Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
None 481 11.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,954 45.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,330 31.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 428 10.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 92 2.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), 45.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 31.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.0% 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 Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 102 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 40 39.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 62 60.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Clayfield (State Suburbs), there were 102 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 40 (or 39.2%) were male and 62 (or 60.8%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Clayfield % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,343 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Clayfield (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,343.

Mortgage and rent Clayfield % 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 3,467 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Clayfield (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 $3,467.

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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