2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Coen

Code SSC30387 (SSC)
People 416
Male 212
Female 204
Median age 31
Families 91
Average children per family 2.4
All private dwellings 244
Average people per household 3.4
Median weekly household income $933
Median monthly mortgage repayments $65
Median weekly rent $50
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 Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Total 416 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 212 51.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 204 49.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 286 68.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 416 people in Coen (State Suburbs) of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 68.6% of the population.

Age Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 43 10.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 32 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 27 6.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 41 9.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 28 6.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 5.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 19 4.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 8.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 21 5.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 36 8.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 7.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 20 4.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 19 4.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 1.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 0 0.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 31 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Coen (State Suburbs) was 31 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 105 33.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 6 1.9 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 10 3.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 4.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 178 56.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Coen (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 33.4% were married and 4.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 65 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Coen (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 79 31.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 51 20.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 123 48.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Coen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 31.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 20.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Coen (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 6 5.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 39 35.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 6 5.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 5.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 6.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 38 34.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 111 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Coen (State Suburbs) 26.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.2% were in primary school, 10.5% in secondary school and 12.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 388 93.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 12 3.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 4 1.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 1.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 363 94.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Coen (State Suburbs), 94.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Coen % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 113 69.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 23 14.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 11.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 8 4.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 162 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 162 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Coen (State Suburbs). Of these 69.8% were employed full time, 14.2% were employed part-time and 4.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 7 4.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 5 3.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 9.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 15.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 88 57.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Coen (State Suburbs), 4.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 3.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 57.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 50 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Coen (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 50 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 407 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 833 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 933 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Coen (State Suburbs) was $407.

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

Unpaid work Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 193 61.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 60 19.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 31 9.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 56 17.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Coen (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.1% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Coen % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 71 22.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 22.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 27 8.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 26 8.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Coen (State Suburbs), 22.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 30 32.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 39 42.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 23 25.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Coen (State Suburbs), 42.4% were couple families with children, 32.6% were couple families without children and 25.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Coen (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,583 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coen (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $1,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 31.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 8 11.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 3 4.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 17 24.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 10.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 17.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Coen (State Suburbs), of couple families, 31.9% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 11.6% 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 Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 110 78.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 30 21.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Coen (State Suburbs), 78.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 21.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 102 93.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 6.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Coen (State Suburbs), 93.6% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 6.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 15 13.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 25 22.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 44 40.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 25 22.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Coen (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 13.8% had 1 bedroom, 22.9% had 2 bedrooms and 40.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 23 20.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 8 7.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 72 65.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 2.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 4 3.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Coen (State Suburbs), 20.9% were owned outright, 7.3% were owned with a mortgage and 65.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 89 81.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 17 15.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Coen (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.7% were family households, 15.6% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coen (State Suburbs), 31.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.9% 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 Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 50 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 65 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Coen % Queensland % Australia %
None 22 20.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 34 30.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 25 22.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 22 20.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 6.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Coen (State Suburbs), 30.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 22.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.0% 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 Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 288 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 131 45.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 157 54.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Coen (State Suburbs), there were 288 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 131 (or 45.5%) were male and 157 (or 54.5%) 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 Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.6 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,075 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Coen (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.4, with 1.6 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,075.

Mortgage and rent Coen % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 100 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Coen (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $100 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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