2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kalkie

Code SSC30839 (SSC)
People 2,410
Male 1,160
Female 1,250
Median age 38
Families 676
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 945
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,172
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,646
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,410 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,160 48.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,250 51.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 62 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,410 people in Kalkie (State Suburbs) of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 169 7.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 188 7.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 210 8.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 168 7.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 102 4.2 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 96 4.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 132 5.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 188 7.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 162 6.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 173 7.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 126 5.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 134 5.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 171 7.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 136 5.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 87 3.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 69 2.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 46 1.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 52 2.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kalkie (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,119 60.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 45 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 132 7.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 116 6.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 431 23.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kalkie (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.7% were married and 9.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kalkie (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,015 62.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 117 7.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 501 30.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 62.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kalkie (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 37 5.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 179 25.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 37 5.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 52 7.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 88 12.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 47 6.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 43 6.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 42 5.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 36 5.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 1.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 147 20.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 717 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kalkie (State Suburbs) 29.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.4% were in primary school, 24.8% in secondary school and 10.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,001 83.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 315 14.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 129 5.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 62 2.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,752 77.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), 77.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 646 60.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 313 29.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 59 5.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 57 5.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,075 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,075 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kalkie (State Suburbs). Of these 60.1% were employed full time, 29.1% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 122 12.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 78 7.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 112 11.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 215 21.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 428 42.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kalkie (State Suburbs), 12.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kalkie (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 522 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,338 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,172 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kalkie (State Suburbs) was $522.

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

Unpaid work Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,307 70.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 567 30.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 223 12.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 370 20.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.8% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 317 17.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 479 26.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 277 15.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 229 12.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kalkie (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 279 41.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 304 45.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 87 12.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kalkie (State Suburbs), 45.0% were couple families with children, 41.3% were couple families without children and 12.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kalkie (State Suburbs) 11.5% of single parents were male and 88.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,829 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,925 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,925 and those without children was $1,829.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 127 21.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 21 3.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 124 21.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 83 14.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 15 2.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 144 24.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 30 5.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 41 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 21.2% 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 Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 815 88.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 104 11.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), 88.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 769 94.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 1.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 36 4.4 181,717 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 Kalkie (State Suburbs), 94.5% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kalkie % 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 56 6.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 380 46.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 365 44.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 1.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 6.9% had 2 bedrooms and 46.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 292 35.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 331 40.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 160 19.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 17 2.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 2.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kalkie (State Suburbs), 35.8% were owned outright, 40.6% were owned with a mortgage and 19.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 670 82.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 136 16.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 1.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), of all households, 82.1% were family households, 16.7% were single person households and 1.2% were group households.

Household income Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 24.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), 24.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.4% 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 Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,646 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.0 -- 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 Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
None 29 3.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 275 33.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 349 42.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 139 17.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.1% 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 Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 63 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 61.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 24 38.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kalkie (State Suburbs), there were 63 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 61.9%) were male and 24 (or 38.1%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,218 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,218.

Mortgage and rent Kalkie % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 193 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,671 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kalkie (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $193 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,671.

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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