2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Durack (Qld)

Code SSC30525 (SSC)
People 6,177
Male 2,987
Female 3,190
Median age 38
Families 1,549
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,430
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $939
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 6,177 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,987 48.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,190 51.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 171 2.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,177 people in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.8% of the population.

Age Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 438 7.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 351 5.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 393 6.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 408 6.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 394 6.4 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 419 6.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 429 6.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 378 6.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 387 6.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 397 6.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 384 6.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 362 5.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 275 4.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 250 4.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 209 3.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 196 3.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 221 3.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 287 4.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,262 45.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 168 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 503 10.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 528 10.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,533 30.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 45.3% were married and 13.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,088 45.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 338 7.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,179 47.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 39 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 57 3.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 317 18.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 87 5.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 33 1.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 251 14.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 64 3.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 1.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 113 6.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 224 13.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 42 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 510 29.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,726 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) 28.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 25.3% were in primary school, 19.8% in secondary school and 19.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,372 54.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,263 57.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 266 4.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 222 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,976 34.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 34.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 57.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,586 61.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 656 25.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 152 5.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 208 8.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,602 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,602 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 61.0% were employed full time, 25.2% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 242 10.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 188 7.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 224 9.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 618 25.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 969 40.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 10.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 476 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,204 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 939 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $476.

Travel to work, top responses Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,027 60.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,207 24.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 526 10.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 825 16.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 60.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.2% provided care for children and 10.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 978 19.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,132 22.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 492 9.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 426 8.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 22.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 569 36.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 663 42.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 291 18.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 42.8% were couple families with children, 36.7% were couple families without children and 18.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.9 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.1 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs) 12.9% of single parents were male and 87.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,874 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,839 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,839 and those without children was $1,874.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 260 21.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 174 14.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 241 19.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 69 5.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 306 24.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 73 5.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 73 5.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 14.1% 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 Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,248 94.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 121 5.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 94.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,612 71.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 371 16.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 56 2.5 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 209 9.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 71.7% were separate houses, 16.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 9.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 19 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 215 9.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 383 17.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 967 43.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 602 26.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 63 2.8 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 9.6% had 1 bedroom, 17.0% had 2 bedrooms and 43.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 652 29.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 691 30.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 560 24.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 252 11.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 93 4.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 29.0% were owned outright, 30.7% were owned with a mortgage and 24.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,456 64.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 715 31.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 76 3.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 64.8% were family households, 31.8% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 33.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.4% 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 Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.0 -- 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 Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 302 13.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 847 37.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 683 30.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 307 13.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 108 4.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), 37.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.7% 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 Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 173 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 90 52.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 83 48.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 173 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 90 (or 52.0%) were male and 83 (or 48.0%) 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 Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 933 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $933.

Mortgage and rent Durack (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 295 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,193 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Durack (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $295 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,193.

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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