2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Gumdale

Code SSC30714 (SSC)
People 950
Male 489
Female 461
Median age 39
Families 249
Average children per family 2.3
All private dwellings 290
Average people per household 3.3
Median weekly household income $2,230
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,800
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Total 950 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 489 51.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 461 48.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 0.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 950 people in Gumdale (State Suburbs) of these 51.5% were male and 48.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 46 4.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 68 7.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 112 11.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 99 10.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 75 7.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 26 2.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 2.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 50 5.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 64 6.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 91 9.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 88 9.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 63 6.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 55 5.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 29 3.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 23 2.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 1.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 1.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 13 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Gumdale (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 401 55.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 25 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 39 5.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 2.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 240 33.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Gumdale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.3% were married and 9.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Gumdale (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 384 56.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 3.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 273 40.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 3.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Gumdale (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 7 2.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 53 15.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 20 5.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 46 13.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 22 6.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 28 8.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 49 13.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 5.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 66 18.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 7 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 34 9.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 352 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Gumdale (State Suburbs) 36.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.2% were in primary school, 28.2% in secondary school and 23.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 785 82.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 186 20.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 94 10.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 40 4.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 598 65.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), 65.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 288 59.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 148 30.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 26 5.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 21 4.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 483 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 483 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Gumdale (State Suburbs). Of these 59.6% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 4.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 67 14.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 37 7.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 44 9.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 48 10.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 244 51.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Gumdale (State Suburbs), 14.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Gumdale (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 707 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,277 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,230 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Gumdale (State Suburbs) was $707.

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

Unpaid work Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 554 76.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 253 35.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 100 13.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 181 25.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.0% provided care for children and 13.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 186 25.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 160 22.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 115 15.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 92 12.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Gumdale (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 66 26.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 147 59.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 30 12.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 2.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Gumdale (State Suburbs), 59.3% were couple families with children, 26.6% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Gumdale (State Suburbs) 21.2% of single parents were male and 78.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,750 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,027 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,027 and those without children was $2,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 48 22.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 1.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 57 26.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 37 17.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 7.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 31 14.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 14 6.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 3.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.5% had both partners employed full-time, 1.4% had both employed part-time and 26.8% 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 Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 275 96.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 11 3.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), 96.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 271 98.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Gumdale (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 1.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 3.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 74 27.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 183 67.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.8% had 1 bedroom, 3.7% had 2 bedrooms and 27.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4.3. The average household size was 3.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 123 45.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 106 38.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 38 13.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Gumdale (State Suburbs), 45.1% were owned outright, 38.8% were owned with a mortgage and 13.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 236 86.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 34 12.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), of all households, 86.4% were family households, 12.5% were single person households and 1.1% were group households.

Household income Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 13.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 27.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), 13.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 27.2% 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 Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 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 Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,800 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 1.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 42 15.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 112 40.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 114 41.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), 15.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 41.6% 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 Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 8 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 62.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 37.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 37 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Gumdale (State Suburbs), there were 8 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 62.5%) were male and 3 (or 37.5%) were female. The median age was 37 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 287 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $287.

Mortgage and rent Gumdale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 300 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,900 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Gumdale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $300 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,900.

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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