2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Indooroopilly

Code SSC30794 (SSC)
People 11,670
Male 5,730
Female 5,940
Median age 29
Families 2,745
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 4,887
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,669
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $390
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Total 11,670 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 5,730 49.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,940 50.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 73 0.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 11,670 people in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 550 4.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 463 4.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 604 5.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 902 7.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,897 16.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,426 12.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 926 7.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 697 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 603 5.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 623 5.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 622 5.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 621 5.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 539 4.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 357 3.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 253 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 204 1.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 199 1.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 183 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 29 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,093 40.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 185 1.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 530 5.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 354 3.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 4,888 48.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.7% were married and 7.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,611 40.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 747 8.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 4,539 51.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 40.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 119 2.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 394 8.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 128 2.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 129 2.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 176 3.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 124 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 410 9.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 183 4.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 2,038 44.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 88 1.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 754 16.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,543 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) 38.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 14.3% were in primary school, 15.7% in secondary school and 48.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,001 60.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,451 40.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 783 7.2 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 689 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,983 45.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 45.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,769 58.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,991 30.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 294 4.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 440 6.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 6,494 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 6,494 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs). Of these 58.0% were employed full time, 30.7% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 846 14.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 582 9.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 563 9.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,013 16.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,758 45.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 14.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 27 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 27 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 667 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,078 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,669 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) was $667.

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

Unpaid work Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 7,572 75.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,179 21.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 890 8.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 2,468 24.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.7% provided care for children and 8.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,112 31.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,740 27.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,020 10.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 702 7.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 27.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,111 40.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,143 41.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 341 12.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 150 5.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 41.6% were couple families with children, 40.5% were couple families without children and 12.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs) 17.5% of single parents were male and 82.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,372 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,225 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,225 and those without children was $2,372.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 549 24.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 102 4.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 441 19.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 404 17.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 132 5.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 348 15.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 107 4.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 169 7.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.4% had both partners employed full-time, 4.5% had both employed part-time and 19.6% 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 Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,263 92.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 364 7.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 92.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,085 48.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 467 11.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,703 39.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 6 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 48.9% were separate houses, 11.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 39.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 130 3.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,403 32.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,429 33.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,259 29.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 0.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 32.9% had 2 bedrooms and 33.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,298 30.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,011 23.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,895 44.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 14 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 46 1.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 30.4% were owned outright, 23.7% were owned with a mortgage and 44.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,697 63.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 933 21.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 633 14.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.3% were family households, 21.9% were single person households and 14.8% were group households.

Household income Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 17.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.8% 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 Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.2 -- 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 Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 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 Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
None 530 12.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,739 40.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,387 32.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 529 12.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 78 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), 40.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.4% 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 Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 71 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 37 52.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 34 47.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), there were 71 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 37 (or 52.1%) were male and 34 (or 47.9%) 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 Indooroopilly % 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 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.1, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Indooroopilly % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 485 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Indooroopilly (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $485 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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