2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Labrador

Code SSC30918 (SSC)
People 16,402
Male 7,885
Female 8,517
Median age 39
Families 4,022
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 8,377
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $862
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $300
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Total 16,402 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,885 48.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 8,517 51.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 275 1.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 16,402 people in Labrador (State Suburbs) of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 960 5.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 668 4.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 642 3.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 822 5.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 1,391 8.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,358 8.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,315 8.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,161 7.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,066 6.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,033 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 1,021 6.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 921 5.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,076 6.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 853 5.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 662 4.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 512 3.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 488 3.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 451 2.8 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Labrador (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 13.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,597 32.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 636 4.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,053 14.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,053 7.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 5,787 41.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Labrador (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 32.5% were married and 19.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Labrador (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 4,018 33.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,661 13.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 6,392 53.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Labrador (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 33.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Labrador (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 174 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 685 15.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 75 1.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 60 1.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 451 10.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 30 0.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 44 1.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 391 8.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 853 19.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 124 2.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 1,568 35.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,455 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Labrador (State Suburbs) 27.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 18.4% were in primary school, 11.8% in secondary school and 27.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 9,729 59.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,886 40.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,005 6.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 822 5.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,922 47.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Labrador (State Suburbs), 47.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Labrador % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,224 53.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,466 31.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 466 5.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 801 10.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,957 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 7,957 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Labrador (State Suburbs). Of these 53.1% were employed full time, 31.0% were employed part-time and 10.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 792 11.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 705 9.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 961 13.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,454 20.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,776 38.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Labrador (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 38.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 494 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,050 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 862 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Labrador (State Suburbs) was $494.

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

Unpaid work Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 9,027 63.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,745 19.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 1,320 9.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,815 12.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Labrador (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 19.4% 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, 12.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 3,290 23.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,383 23.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,328 9.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,025 7.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Labrador (State Suburbs), 23.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,831 45.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,069 26.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,004 25.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 118 2.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Labrador (State Suburbs), 26.6% were couple families with children, 45.5% were couple families without children and 25.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Labrador (State Suburbs) 15.6% of single parents were male and 84.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,759 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,857 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Labrador (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,857 and those without children was $1,759.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 570 19.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 152 5.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 486 16.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 411 14.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 222 7.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 689 23.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 181 6.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 194 6.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Labrador (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.6% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 16.7% 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 Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 6,954 89.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 841 10.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Labrador (State Suburbs), 89.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,597 23.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,734 39.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,612 37.6 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 9 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Labrador (State Suburbs), 23.0% were separate houses, 39.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 37.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 38 0.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 520 7.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3,104 44.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,650 38.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 463 6.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 176 2.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Labrador (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.5% had 1 bedroom, 44.7% had 2 bedrooms and 38.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,451 20.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,759 25.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 3,464 49.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 38 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 238 3.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Labrador (State Suburbs), 20.9% were owned outright, 25.3% were owned with a mortgage and 49.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,962 57.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 2,430 35.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 559 8.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Labrador (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.0% were family households, 35.0% were single person households and 8.0% were group households.

Household income Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 32.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Labrador (State Suburbs), 32.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.6% 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 Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 75.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 24.6 -- 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 Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.7 -- 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 Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
None 778 11.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 3,397 48.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,990 28.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 504 7.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 282 4.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Labrador (State Suburbs), 48.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 7.3% 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 Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 277 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 142 51.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 135 48.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 28 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Labrador (State Suburbs), there were 277 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 142 (or 51.3%) were male and 135 (or 48.7%) were female. The median age was 28 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 945 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Labrador (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $945.

Mortgage and rent Labrador % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 290 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,015 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Labrador (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $290 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,015.

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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