2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Cornubia

Code SSC30435 (SSC)
People 6,833
Male 3,425
Female 3,408
Median age 37
Families 1,983
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,376
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,768
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
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 Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Total 6,833 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,425 50.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,408 49.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 68 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,833 people in Cornubia (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 410 6.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 440 6.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 516 7.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 609 8.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 477 7.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 370 5.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 374 5.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 453 6.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 537 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 537 7.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 576 8.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 507 7.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 460 6.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 258 3.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 129 1.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 99 1.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 42 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 43 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cornubia (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,187 58.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 145 2.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 361 6.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 133 2.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,649 30.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cornubia (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.2% were married and 9.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cornubia (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,967 58.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 406 7.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,745 34.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cornubia (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 84 4.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 293 14.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 139 6.9 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 176 8.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 146 7.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 179 8.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 244 12.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 112 5.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 294 14.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 37 1.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 321 15.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,025 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cornubia (State Suburbs) 29.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.1% were in primary school, 28.1% in secondary school and 20.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,800 70.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,229 34.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 539 8.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 439 6.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,299 50.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), 50.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,405 60.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,228 30.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 189 4.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 180 4.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,002 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,002 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cornubia (State Suburbs). Of these 60.1% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 454 11.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 350 9.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 419 11.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 633 16.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,773 46.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cornubia (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cornubia % 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 Cornubia (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 683 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,839 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,768 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cornubia (State Suburbs) was $683.

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

Unpaid work Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,236 77.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,722 31.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 541 9.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,005 18.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 9.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,417 25.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,569 28.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 722 13.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 529 9.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cornubia (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 727 36.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,010 50.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 229 11.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 0.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cornubia (State Suburbs), 50.9% were couple families with children, 36.7% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cornubia (State Suburbs) 15.3% of single parents were male and 84.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,136 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,455 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,455 and those without children was $2,136.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 443 25.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 59 3.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 493 28.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 227 13.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 80 4.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 221 12.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 101 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 110 6.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), of couple families, 25.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 28.4% 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 Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,185 94.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 129 5.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), 94.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,075 95.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 110 5.0 129,429 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 Cornubia (State Suburbs), 95.0% were separate houses, 5.0% 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 Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 49 2.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 789 36.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,324 60.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 0.7 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 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 2.2% had 2 bedrooms and 36.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 593 27.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,235 56.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 330 15.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 1.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cornubia (State Suburbs), 27.1% were owned outright, 56.5% were owned with a mortgage and 15.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,906 87.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 227 10.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 51 2.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.3% were family households, 10.4% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 17.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), 11.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 17.1% 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 Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.8 -- 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 Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 84.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 15.7 -- 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 Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
None 31 1.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 471 21.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 922 42.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 734 33.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 28 1.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), 21.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 33.6% 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 Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 68 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 31 45.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 37 54.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cornubia (State Suburbs), there were 68 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 31 (or 45.6%) were male and 37 (or 54.4%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,916 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,916.

Mortgage and rent Cornubia % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 285 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,967 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cornubia (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $285 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,967.

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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