2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Kuraby

Code SSC30910 (SSC)
People 7,777
Male 3,779
Female 3,998
Median age 33
Families 2,044
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,500
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,600
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $365
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Total 7,777 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,779 48.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,998 51.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 68 0.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,777 people in Kuraby (State Suburbs) of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.9% of the population.

Age Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 573 7.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 627 8.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 618 7.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 623 8.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 524 6.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 516 6.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 545 7.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 570 7.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 587 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 548 7.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 468 6.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 422 5.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 350 4.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 277 3.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 154 2.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 153 2.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 94 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 127 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kuraby (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,516 59.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 124 2.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 286 4.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 260 4.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,774 29.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kuraby (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 59.0% were married and 6.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kuraby (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,224 58.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 250 4.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,011 36.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kuraby (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 117 4.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 484 18.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 86 3.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 224 8.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 315 11.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 81 3.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 205 7.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 163 6.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 455 16.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 54 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 510 18.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,694 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kuraby (State Suburbs) 34.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.5% were in primary school, 22.3% in secondary school and 22.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,954 50.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 4,301 59.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 409 5.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 301 4.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,237 30.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), 30.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 59.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,310 61.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,017 27.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 184 4.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 221 5.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,732 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,732 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kuraby (State Suburbs). Of these 61.9% were employed full time, 27.3% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 383 10.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 310 8.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 324 9.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 713 20.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,596 45.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kuraby (State Suburbs), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kuraby (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 589 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,679 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,600 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kuraby (State Suburbs) was $589.

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

Unpaid work Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,180 70.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,841 30.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 557 9.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,149 19.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.9% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,437 24.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,505 25.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 654 11.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 588 9.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kuraby (State Suburbs), 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 636 31.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,135 55.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 243 11.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 30 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kuraby (State Suburbs), 55.5% were couple families with children, 31.1% were couple families without children and 11.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kuraby (State Suburbs) 18.2% of single parents were male and 81.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,156 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,459 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,459 and those without children was $2,156.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 427 24.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 66 3.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 354 20.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 339 19.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 82 4.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 307 17.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 98 5.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 100 5.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.7% had both employed part-time and 20.0% 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 Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,309 96.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 91 3.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

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

Dwelling structure Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,021 87.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 222 9.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 66 2.9 181,717 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 Kuraby (State Suburbs), 87.5% were separate houses, 9.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 0.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 102 4.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 718 31.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,435 62.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 28 1.2 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 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.9% had 1 bedroom, 4.4% had 2 bedrooms and 31.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 711 30.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 973 42.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 539 23.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 46 2.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 38 1.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kuraby (State Suburbs), 30.8% were owned outright, 42.2% were owned with a mortgage and 23.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,947 84.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 286 12.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 76 3.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.3% were family households, 12.4% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), 14.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.4% 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 Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 365 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.1 -- 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 Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.9 -- 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 Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
None 90 3.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 729 31.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,001 43.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 436 18.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 53 2.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), 31.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.9% 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 Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 67 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 39 58.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 28 41.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kuraby (State Suburbs), there were 67 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 39 (or 58.2%) were male and 28 (or 41.8%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kuraby % 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 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 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 Kuraby (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,083.

Mortgage and rent Kuraby % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 495 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,617 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kuraby (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $495 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,617.

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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