2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

King Scrub

Code SSC30883 (SSC)
People 497
Male 253
Female 244
Median age 39
Families 146
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 174
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,178
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,708
Median weekly rent $0
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Total 497 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 253 50.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 244 49.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 497 people in King Scrub (State Suburbs) of these 50.9% were male and 49.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.6% of the population.

Age King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 30 6.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 45 9.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 40 8.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 32 6.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 30 6.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 13 2.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 23 4.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 39 7.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 48 9.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 45 9.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 39 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 34 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 40 8.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 3.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 3 0.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 9 1.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in King Scrub (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.5% of the population.

Registered marital status King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 245 63.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 1.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 21 5.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 0.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 108 28.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in King Scrub (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 63.8% were married and 7.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 42 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in King Scrub (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 229 64.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 37 10.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 88 24.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in King Scrub (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 45 30.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 2.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 8 5.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 15 10.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 7.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 5.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15 10.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 8.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 7 4.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 19 12.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 147 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In King Scrub (State Suburbs) 29.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.0% were in primary school, 23.3% in secondary school and 18.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 416 83.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 63 13.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 37 7.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 36 7.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 332 70.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), 70.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 175 61.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 78 27.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 4.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 7.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 287 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 287 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in King Scrub (State Suburbs). Of these 61.0% were employed full time, 27.2% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 26 9.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 27 10.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 24 8.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 49 18.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 129 48.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in King Scrub (State Suburbs), 9.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in King Scrub (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

Occupation King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 769 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,227 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,178 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in King Scrub (State Suburbs) was $769.

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

Unpaid work King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 317 82.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 163 42.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 42 11.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 96 24.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 82.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 42.4% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 69 18.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 125 32.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 79 20.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 45 11.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in King Scrub (State Suburbs), 32.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 20.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 61 41.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 78 53.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 8 5.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in King Scrub (State Suburbs), 53.1% were couple families with children, 41.5% were couple families without children and 5.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In King Scrub (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,449 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,700 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,700 and those without children was $2,449.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 38 27.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 4.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 34 24.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 24 17.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 2.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 11.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 2.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 13 9.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.7% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 24.8% 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 King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 156 93.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 11 6.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), 93.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 155 100.0 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 King Scrub (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 King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 5.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 9 5.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 42 26.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 96 61.5 532,756 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 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.8% had 1 bedroom, 5.8% had 2 bedrooms and 26.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 48 30.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 91 58.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 14 9.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in King Scrub (State Suburbs), 30.8% were owned outright, 58.3% were owned with a mortgage and 9.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 140 90.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 14 9.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), of all households, 90.9% were family households, 9.1% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 8.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 25.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), 8.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 25.9% 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 King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 0 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,708 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 83.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 16.3 -- 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 King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 26 16.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 68 43.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 61 39.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In King Scrub (State Suburbs), 16.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 39.4% 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 King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 36 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in King Scrub (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 36 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics King Scrub % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 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 King Scrub (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent King Scrub % 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 King Scrub (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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