2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Dimbulah

Code SSC30494 (SSC)
People 1,414
Male 746
Female 668
Median age 42
Families 386
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 698
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $697
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,192
Median weekly rent $100
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,414 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 746 52.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 668 47.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 95 6.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,414 people in Dimbulah (State Suburbs) of these 52.8% were male and 47.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.7% of the population.

Age Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 59 4.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 115 8.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 139 9.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 67 4.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 51 3.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 32 2.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 45 3.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 95 6.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 127 9.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 120 8.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 121 8.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 100 7.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 108 7.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 71 5.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 81 5.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 41 2.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 27 1.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 14 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dimbulah (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 604 54.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 30 2.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 83 7.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 55 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 328 29.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dimbulah (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.9% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 36 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dimbulah (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 36 years.

Social marital status Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 538 54.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 96 9.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 354 35.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dimbulah (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 9 2.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 75 18.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 74 18.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 1.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 90 22.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 24 6.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 3.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 20 5.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 0.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 88 21.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 402 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs) 28.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.1% were in primary school, 28.9% in secondary school and 8.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,084 76.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 371 28.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 91 6.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 63 4.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 795 60.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 60.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 28.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 389 59.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 193 29.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 43 6.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 29 4.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 654 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 654 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dimbulah (State Suburbs). Of these 59.5% were employed full time, 29.5% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 81 13.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 51 8.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 58 9.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 58 9.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 333 53.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dimbulah (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 371 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 929 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 697 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dimbulah (State Suburbs) was $371.

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

Unpaid work Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 766 69.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 270 24.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 151 13.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 273 24.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.5% provided care for children and 13.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 191 17.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 261 23.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 144 13.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 169 15.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 170 44.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 160 41.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 46 11.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 10 2.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 41.5% were couple families with children, 44.0% were couple families without children and 11.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs) 26.1% of single parents were male and 73.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,233 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,328 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,328 and those without children was $1,233.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 77 23.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 4.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 65 19.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 36 11.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 5.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 66 20.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 19 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 31 9.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 19.8% 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 Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 531 80.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 127 19.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 80.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 487 91.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 25 4.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 20 3.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 91.5% were separate houses, 4.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 37 6.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 102 19.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 248 46.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 134 25.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.9% had 1 bedroom, 19.1% had 2 bedrooms and 46.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 243 45.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 135 25.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 128 24.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 1.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 3.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 45.5% were owned outright, 25.3% were owned with a mortgage and 24.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 379 71.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 142 26.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 1.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.5% were family households, 26.8% were single person households and 1.7% were group households.

Household income Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 42.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 42.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.6% 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 Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 100 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.7 -- 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 Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,192 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.0 -- 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 Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
None 30 5.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 153 28.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 212 39.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 119 22.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 18 3.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), 28.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.4% 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 Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 95 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 51 53.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 44 46.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dimbulah (State Suburbs), there were 95 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 51 (or 53.7%) were male and 44 (or 46.3%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 549 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $549.

Mortgage and rent Dimbulah % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 120 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 500 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Dimbulah (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $120 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $500.

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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