2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Dirranbandi

Code SSC30499 (SSC)
People 711
Male 397
Female 314
Median age 40
Families 180
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 393
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,020
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $32
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Total 711 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 397 55.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 314 44.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 124 17.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 711 people in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) of these 55.8% were male and 44.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 17.5% of the population.

Age Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 6.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 55 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 55 7.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 38 5.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 32 4.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 42 5.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 38 5.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 38 5.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 76 10.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 61 8.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 48 6.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 44 6.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 46 6.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 36 5.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 27 3.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 1.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 278 50.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 3.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 31 5.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 27 4.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 191 34.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.8% were married and 9.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 244 53.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 63 13.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 150 32.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 72 35.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.5 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 27 13.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 3.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 3.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 75 36.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 206 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.6% were in primary school, 15.1% in secondary school and 6.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 623 87.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 57 8.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 23 3.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 3.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 544 84.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 84.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 250 70.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 64 17.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 7.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 5.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 357 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 357 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs). Of these 70.0% were employed full time, 17.9% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 27 7.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 20 5.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 22 6.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 21 6.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 226 66.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 66.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 547 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,169 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,020 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) was $547.

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

Unpaid work Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 341 62.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 136 24.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 59 10.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 153 27.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 98 17.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 117 21.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 64 11.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 62 11.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 21.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 77 42.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 83 46.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 20 11.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 46.1% were couple families with children, 42.8% were couple families without children and 11.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,375 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,200 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,200 and those without children was $1,375.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 43 27.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 3.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 25 16.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 26 16.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 3.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 18 11.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 12 7.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 21 13.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 16.0% 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 Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 253 70.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 105 29.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 70.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 235 92.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 10 3.9 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6 2.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 92.5% were separate houses, 3.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 16 6.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 47 18.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 100 39.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 73 29.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 5.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.3% had 1 bedroom, 18.7% had 2 bedrooms and 39.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 85 33.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 54 21.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 87 34.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 3.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 18 7.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 33.7% were owned outright, 21.4% were owned with a mortgage and 34.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 176 69.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 69 27.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.8% were family households, 27.4% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 25.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 25.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.3% 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 Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 32 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.1 -- 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 Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
None 15 6.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 65 25.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 90 35.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 67 26.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 14 5.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), 25.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.7% 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 Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 123 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 69 56.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 54 43.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), there were 123 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 69 (or 56.1%) were male and 54 (or 43.9%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,089 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,089.

Mortgage and rent Dirranbandi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 125 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Dirranbandi (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $125 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,083.

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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