2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

East Innisfail

Code SSC30538 (SSC)
People 1,828
Male 913
Female 915
Median age 38
Families 500
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 813
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $918
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $200
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 East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,828 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 913 49.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 915 50.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 376 20.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,828 people in East Innisfail (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 20.6% of the population.

Age East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 147 8.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 133 7.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 127 7.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 137 7.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 110 6.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 113 6.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 94 5.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 93 5.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 139 7.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 113 6.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 141 7.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 112 6.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 99 5.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 86 4.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 57 3.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 52 2.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 40 2.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 34 1.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in East Innisfail (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.7% of the population.

Registered marital status East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 632 44.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 66 4.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 125 8.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 64 4.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 535 37.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in East Innisfail (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.4% were married and 13.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 54 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in East Innisfail (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 590 44.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 157 11.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 576 43.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in East Innisfail (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 1.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 127 25.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 32 6.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 1.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 79 15.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 29 5.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 0.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 40 8.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 34 6.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 15 3.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 121 24.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 496 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs) 27.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.5% were in primary school, 22.6% in secondary school and 14.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,575 86.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 271 15.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 122 7.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 94 5.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,236 71.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 71.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 459 54.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 243 28.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 66 7.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 73 8.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 841 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 841 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in East Innisfail (State Suburbs). Of these 54.6% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 8.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 75 9.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 68 8.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 101 13.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 145 18.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 310 40.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 9.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in East Innisfail (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 503 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,096 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 918 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in East Innisfail (State Suburbs) was $503.

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

Unpaid work East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 979 68.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 370 26.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 151 10.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 281 19.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.0% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 283 19.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 329 23.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 185 13.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 184 12.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 23.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 200 40.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 184 36.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 110 22.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 36.8% were couple families with children, 40.0% were couple families without children and 22.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.9 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 86.1 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs) 13.9% of single parents were male and 86.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,632 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,779 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,779 and those without children was $1,632.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 78 20.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 15 3.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 58 15.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 67 17.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 7.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 88 22.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 23 6.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 28 7.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 15.1% 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 East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 703 87.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 104 12.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 87.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 618 87.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.9 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 80 11.4 181,717 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 East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 87.8% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 22 3.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 141 20.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 366 51.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 156 22.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 17 2.4 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 East Innisfail (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 20.0% had 2 bedrooms and 51.9% 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 East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 227 32.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 180 25.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 278 39.4 513,413 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 20 2.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 32.2% were owned outright, 25.5% were owned with a mortgage and 39.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 491 69.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 186 26.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 25 3.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.9% were family households, 26.5% were single person households and 3.6% were group households.

Household income East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 30.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% 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 East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 200 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
None 74 10.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 293 41.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 232 32.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 75 10.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 31 4.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), 41.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.6% 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 East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 376 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 168 44.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 208 55.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in East Innisfail (State Suburbs), there were 376 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 168 (or 44.7%) were male and 208 (or 55.3%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics East Innisfail % 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 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 766 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $766.

Mortgage and rent East Innisfail % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,369 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In East Innisfail (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,369.

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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