2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Godwin Beach

Code SSC30670 (SSC)
People 444
Male 226
Female 218
Median age 41
Families 131
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 195
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $864
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,124
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Total 444 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 226 50.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 218 49.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 2.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 444 people in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 5.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 7.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 6.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 37 8.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 3.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 24 5.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 14 3.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 28 6.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 41 9.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 28 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 35 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 26 5.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 34 7.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 28 6.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 4.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 11 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 179 49.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 3.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 41 11.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 4.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 111 30.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 14.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 172 51.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 34 10.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 127 38.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 51 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 30 26.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 5.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 22 19.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 9 8.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 8.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 28 24.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 113 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) 25.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.5% were in primary school, 19.5% in secondary school and 15.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 344 77.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 91 21.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 5.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 24 5.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 277 66.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 66.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 115 56.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 65 32.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 5.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 5.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 203 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 203 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 32.0% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 21 11.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 11.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 10.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 31 17.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 79 43.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

Occupation Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 433 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 911 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 864 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) was $433.

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

Unpaid work Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 251 69.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 105 29.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 52 14.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 68 18.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.2% provided care for children and 14.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 62 17.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 90 25.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 50 13.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 13.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 25.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 65 50.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 44 34.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 20 15.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 34.1% were couple families with children, 50.4% were couple families without children and 15.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,333 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,949 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,949 and those without children was $2,333.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 20 18.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 8.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 14 13.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 15 14.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 34 31.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 6.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 4.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.7% had both partners employed full-time, 8.4% had both employed part-time and 13.1% 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 Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 173 90.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 19 9.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 166 95.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 2.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 2.3 181,717 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 Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 95.4% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 31 17.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 86 49.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 53 30.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 49.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 53 30.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 70 40.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 46 26.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 30.3% were owned outright, 40.0% were owned with a mortgage and 26.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 125 71.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 38 21.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 6.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.8% were family households, 21.8% were single person households and 6.3% were group households.

Household income Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 36.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.0% 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 Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.8 -- 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 Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,124 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.6 -- 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 Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
None 6 3.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 66 37.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 58 33.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 33 19.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11 6.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), 37.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.0% 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 Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 27.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 8 72.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 27.3%) were male and 8 (or 72.7%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Godwin Beach % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Godwin Beach (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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