2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Luscombe

Code SSC30978 (SSC)
People 448
Male 225
Female 223
Median age 42
Families 136
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 152
Average people per household 3.1
Median weekly household income $2,033
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,274
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Total 448 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 225 50.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 223 49.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 12 2.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 448 people in Luscombe (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.7% of the population.

Age Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 22 5.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 7.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 32 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 45 10.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 22 5.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 14 3.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 21 4.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 29 6.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 33 7.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 54 12.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 40 9.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 34 7.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 28 6.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 3.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 9 2.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 1.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Luscombe (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 204 56.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 15 4.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 6.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 10 2.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 108 29.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Luscombe (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.5% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Luscombe (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 196 56.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 34 9.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 117 33.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Luscombe (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 7 5.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 25 18.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 14 10.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 9 6.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 14 10.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 6.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 12.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 5.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 18 13.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 4.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 7 5.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 132 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Luscombe (State Suburbs) 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.1% were in primary school, 28.6% in secondary school and 20.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 354 79.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 103 23.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 35 8.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 30 6.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 267 61.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), 61.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 23.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 152 55.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 91 33.5 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 18 6.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 11 4.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 272 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 272 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Luscombe (State Suburbs). Of these 55.9% were employed full time, 33.5% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 40 15.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 10.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 27 10.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 27 10.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 122 47.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Luscombe (State Suburbs), 15.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Luscombe (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 618 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,926 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,033 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Luscombe (State Suburbs) was $618.

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

Unpaid work Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 287 79.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 121 33.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 48 13.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 88 24.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.4% provided care for children and 13.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 92 25.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 113 31.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 53 14.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 31 8.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Luscombe (State Suburbs), 31.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 52 38.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 66 48.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 18 13.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Luscombe (State Suburbs), 48.5% were couple families with children, 38.2% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Luscombe (State Suburbs) 18.8% of single parents were male and 81.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,687 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,345 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,345 and those without children was $2,687.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 21.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 5.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 32 26.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 14.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 7.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 13 10.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 9 7.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 7 5.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.7% had both partners employed full-time, 5.8% had both employed part-time and 26.7% 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 Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 139 92.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 11 7.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), 92.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 135 97.1 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 4 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 Luscombe (State Suburbs), 97.1% were separate houses, 0.0% 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 Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 9 6.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 50 36.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 71 51.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.2 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 3.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 6.5% had 2 bedrooms and 36.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 3.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 44 31.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 72 52.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 19 13.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Luscombe (State Suburbs), 31.9% were owned outright, 52.2% were owned with a mortgage and 13.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 129 92.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 7 5.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), of all households, 92.8% were family households, 5.0% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 19.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), 16.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 19.2% 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 Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.3 -- 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 Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,274 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 2.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 25 18.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 47 33.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 64 46.0 267,081 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 Luscombe (State Suburbs), 18.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 46.0% 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 Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 25.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 9 75.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 13 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Luscombe (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 25.0%) were male and 9 (or 75.0%) were female. The median age was 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Luscombe % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Luscombe (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

Mortgage and rent Luscombe % 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 Luscombe (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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