2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Coochin

Code SSC30400 (SSC)
People 312
Male 158
Female 154
Median age 49
Families 98
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 153
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $945
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,625
Median weekly rent $0
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 Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Total 312 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 158 50.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 154 49.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 312 people in Coochin (State Suburbs) of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 14 4.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 13 4.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 21 6.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 25 8.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 3 1.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 2.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 11 3.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 11 3.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 22 7.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 34 10.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 29 9.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 30 9.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 29 9.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 24 7.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 24 7.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 2.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 49 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Coochin (State Suburbs) was 49 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 151 58.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 9 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 23 8.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 5 1.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 69 26.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Coochin (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.8% were married and 12.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 60 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 34 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Coochin (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 34 years.

Social marital status Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 149 60.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 19 7.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 77 31.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Coochin (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Coochin (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 14 18.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 8.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 4.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 22 29.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 10.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 4.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 24.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 74 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Coochin (State Suburbs) 23.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.4% were in primary school, 29.7% in secondary school and 14.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 255 81.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 41 13.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 5.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 13 4.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 228 76.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Coochin (State Suburbs), 76.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Coochin % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 100 59.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 47 28.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 16 9.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 167 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 167 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Coochin (State Suburbs). Of these 59.9% were employed full time, 28.1% were employed part-time and 2.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 15 9.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 16 10.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 18 11.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 26 16.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 75 47.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Coochin (State Suburbs), 9.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 50 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Coochin (State Suburbs) was 50 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 494 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,137 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 945 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Coochin (State Suburbs) was $494.

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

Unpaid work Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 204 79.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 70 27.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 34 13.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 71 27.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Coochin (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.2% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 48 18.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 27.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 45 17.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 43 16.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Coochin (State Suburbs), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 53 54.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 34 34.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 11.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Coochin (State Suburbs), 34.7% were couple families with children, 54.1% were couple families without children and 11.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 40.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 60.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Coochin (State Suburbs) 40.0% of single parents were male and 60.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,187 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coochin (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $1,187.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 25.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 24.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 6 6.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 10.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 20 23.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 6.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 0 0.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Coochin (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 24.1% 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 Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 124 81.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 28 18.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Coochin (State Suburbs), 81.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 18.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 125 100.0 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 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Coochin (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 4.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 21 16.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 57 45.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 37 29.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 4.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Coochin (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.0% had 1 bedroom, 16.8% had 2 bedrooms and 45.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 66 52.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 42 33.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 16 12.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Coochin (State Suburbs), 52.0% were owned outright, 33.1% were owned with a mortgage and 12.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 98 78.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 27 21.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Coochin (State Suburbs), of all households, 78.4% were family households, 21.6% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Coochin (State Suburbs), 30.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.4% 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 Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 28 22.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 60 48.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 36 29.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Coochin (State Suburbs), 22.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.0% 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 Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Coochin (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Coochin % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Coochin (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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

In Coochin (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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