2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Heathwood

Code SSC30740 (SSC)
People 1,820
Male 904
Female 916
Median age 32
Families 519
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 608
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $2,229
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,700
Median weekly rent $410
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,820 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 904 49.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 916 50.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 15 0.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,820 people in Heathwood (State Suburbs) of these 49.7% were male and 50.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 157 8.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 129 7.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 138 7.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 127 7.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 125 6.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 153 8.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 193 10.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 186 10.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 167 9.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 130 7.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 123 6.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 77 4.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 59 3.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 25 1.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 19 1.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 3 0.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 0.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Heathwood (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 3.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 833 59.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 30 2.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 72 5.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 1.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 444 31.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Heathwood (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.7% were married and 7.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Heathwood (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 762 58.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 149 11.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 392 30.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Heathwood (State Suburbs) was 41 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 23 4.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 105 20.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 30 5.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 36 7.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 77 14.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 27 5.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 28 5.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 31 6.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 74 14.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 12 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 74 14.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 517 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Heathwood (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 33.1% were in primary school, 25.8% in secondary school and 20.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 988 54.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 973 56.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 133 7.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 84 4.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 548 31.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), 31.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 56.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 792 71.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 229 20.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 47 4.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 40 3.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,108 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,108 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Heathwood (State Suburbs). Of these 71.5% were employed full time, 20.7% were employed part-time and 3.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 75 7.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 62 5.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 91 8.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 247 23.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 551 51.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Heathwood (State Suburbs), 7.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Heathwood (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 862 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,214 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,229 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Heathwood (State Suburbs) was $862.

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

Unpaid work Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,067 76.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 500 35.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 122 8.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 210 15.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Heathwood (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, 35.8% provided care for children and 8.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 377 27.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 450 32.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 144 10.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 93 6.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Heathwood (State Suburbs), 32.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 161 31.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 305 58.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 43 8.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 9 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Heathwood (State Suburbs), 58.9% were couple families with children, 31.1% were couple families without children and 8.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 33.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 66.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Heathwood (State Suburbs) 33.3% of single parents were male and 66.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,202 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,613 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,613 and those without children was $2,202.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 203 43.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 1.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 102 21.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 74 15.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 2.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 23 4.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 27 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 15 3.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), of couple families, 43.7% had both partners employed full-time, 1.9% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 542 92.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 44 7.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), 92.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 542 100.0 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 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Heathwood (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Heathwood % 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 5 0.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 56 10.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 476 88.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 0.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 0.9% had 2 bedrooms and 10.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 52 9.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 340 62.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 148 27.3 513,413 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 3 0.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Heathwood (State Suburbs), 9.6% were owned outright, 62.6% were owned with a mortgage and 27.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 501 92.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 34 6.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 8 1.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), of all households, 92.3% were family households, 6.3% were single person households and 1.5% were group households.

Household income Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 5.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 26.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), 5.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 26.3% 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 Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 410 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.9 -- 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 Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,700 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.0 -- 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 Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
None 9 1.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 103 19.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 290 53.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 138 25.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 0.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), 19.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 53.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.4% 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 Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 25.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 75.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 27 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Heathwood (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 25.0%) were male and 12 (or 75.0%) were female. The median age was 27 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Heathwood % 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 2,083 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Heathwood (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 $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Heathwood % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 438 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,033 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Heathwood (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $438 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,033.

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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