2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Geebung

Code SSC30640 (SSC)
People 4,620
Male 2,261
Female 2,359
Median age 37
Families 1,284
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,826
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,340
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,945
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,620 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,261 48.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,359 51.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 84 1.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,620 people in Geebung (State Suburbs) of these 48.9% were male and 51.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 337 7.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 328 7.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 256 5.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 258 5.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 324 7.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 288 6.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 319 6.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 387 8.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 320 6.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 301 6.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 293 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 212 4.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 207 4.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 161 3.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 158 3.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 164 3.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 152 3.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 154 3.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Geebung (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,742 47.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 118 3.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 320 8.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 273 7.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,243 33.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Geebung (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.1% were married and 11.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Geebung (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,654 48.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 324 9.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,461 42.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Geebung (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Geebung (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 56 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 235 17.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 162 12.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 0.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 112 8.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 87 6.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 1.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 118 8.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 220 16.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 25 1.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 282 21.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,324 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Geebung (State Suburbs) 28.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.6% were in primary school, 16.6% in secondary school and 25.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,582 77.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,022 23.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 332 7.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 232 5.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,766 63.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Geebung (State Suburbs), 63.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Geebung % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,447 60.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 684 28.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 131 5.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 115 4.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,377 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,377 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Geebung (State Suburbs). Of these 60.9% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 231 10.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 221 9.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 230 10.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 472 20.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 972 43.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Geebung (State Suburbs), 10.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Geebung (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 613 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,552 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,340 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Geebung (State Suburbs) was $613.

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

Unpaid work Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,772 75.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,083 29.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 384 10.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 702 19.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Geebung (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.3% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 852 23.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,086 29.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 450 12.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 384 10.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Geebung (State Suburbs), 29.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 468 36.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 553 43.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 238 18.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 25 1.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Geebung (State Suburbs), 43.1% were couple families with children, 36.4% were couple families without children and 18.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Geebung (State Suburbs) 17.2% of single parents were male and 82.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,094 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,327 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Geebung (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,327 and those without children was $2,094.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 236 23.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 29 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 230 22.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 141 13.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 45 4.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 195 19.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 71 7.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 71 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Geebung (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 22.6% 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 Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,707 94.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 5.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,580 92.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 84 4.9 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 39 2.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Geebung (State Suburbs), 92.6% were separate houses, 4.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 1.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 132 7.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,042 61.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 488 28.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 22 1.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Geebung (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 7.7% had 2 bedrooms and 61.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 586 34.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 635 37.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 439 25.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 39 2.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Geebung (State Suburbs), 34.3% were owned outright, 37.2% were owned with a mortgage and 25.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,260 73.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 372 21.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 74 4.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Geebung (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.9% were family households, 21.8% were single person households and 4.3% were group households.

Household income Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Geebung (State Suburbs), 20.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.0% 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 Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.0 -- 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 Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,945 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
None 144 8.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 661 38.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 632 37.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 239 14.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 31 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Geebung (State Suburbs), 38.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.0% 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 Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 82 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 42 51.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 40 48.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Geebung (State Suburbs), there were 82 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 42 (or 51.2%) were male and 40 (or 48.8%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,542 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Geebung (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,542.

Mortgage and rent Geebung % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 305 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,550 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Geebung (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $305 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,550.

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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