2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Glenella

Code SSC30663 (SSC)
People 4,633
Male 2,334
Female 2,299
Median age 34
Families 1,244
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,524
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,394
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,439
Median weekly rent $420
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,633 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,334 50.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,299 49.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 98 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,633 people in Glenella (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 360 7.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 401 8.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 353 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 329 7.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 273 5.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 292 6.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 312 6.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 366 7.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 399 8.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 400 8.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 337 7.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 263 5.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 158 3.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 111 2.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 103 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 62 1.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 50 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 63 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Glenella (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,081 59.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 77 2.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 184 5.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 163 4.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,014 28.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Glenella (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.1% were married and 7.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Glenella (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,841 61.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 301 10.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 862 28.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Glenella (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Glenella (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 63 4.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 242 16.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 211 14.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 74 5.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 104 7.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 135 9.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 55 3.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 63 4.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 127 8.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 18 1.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 348 24.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,440 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Glenella (State Suburbs) 31.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.6% were in primary school, 20.3% in secondary school and 13.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,783 81.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 722 16.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 251 5.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 171 4.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,151 73.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Glenella (State Suburbs), 73.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Glenella % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,723 68.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 635 25.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 128 5.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 49 1.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,535 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,535 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Glenella (State Suburbs). Of these 68.0% were employed full time, 25.0% were employed part-time and 1.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 242 9.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 192 7.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 196 7.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 387 15.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,339 53.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Glenella (State Suburbs), 9.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Glenella (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 864 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,474 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,394 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Glenella (State Suburbs) was $864.

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

Unpaid work Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,549 72.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,261 35.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 319 9.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 602 17.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Glenella (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.8% provided care for children and 9.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 845 24.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 915 26.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 425 12.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 368 10.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Glenella (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 433 34.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 712 57.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 93 7.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Glenella (State Suburbs), 57.2% were couple families with children, 34.8% were couple families without children and 7.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Glenella (State Suburbs) 22.7% of single parents were male and 77.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,519 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,916 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenella (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,916 and those without children was $2,519.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 310 27.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 2.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 299 26.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 171 15.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 27 2.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 99 8.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 63 5.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 147 12.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Glenella (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.2% had both employed part-time and 26.2% 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 Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,390 93.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 94 6.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Glenella (State Suburbs), 93.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,331 95.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 47 3.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 8 0.6 181,717 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 Glenella (State Suburbs), 95.8% were separate houses, 3.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 61 4.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 450 32.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 862 62.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Glenella (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 4.4% had 2 bedrooms and 32.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 399 28.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 679 48.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 294 21.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 14 1.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Glenella (State Suburbs), 28.7% were owned outright, 48.8% were owned with a mortgage and 21.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,213 87.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 140 10.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 37 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Glenella (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.3% were family households, 10.1% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Glenella (State Suburbs), 9.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.7% 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 Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 420 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,439 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.7 -- 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 Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
None 21 1.5 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 266 19.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 673 48.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 404 29.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 24 1.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Glenella (State Suburbs), 19.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.1% 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 Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 97 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 56 57.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 41 42.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Glenella (State Suburbs), there were 97 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 56 (or 57.7%) were male and 41 (or 42.3%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Glenella % 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 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,468 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Glenella (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,468.

Mortgage and rent Glenella % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 440 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,665 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Glenella (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $440 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,665.

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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