2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Ma Ma Creek

Code SSC30981 (SSC)
People 403
Male 211
Female 192
Median age 42
Families 103
Average children per family 2.3
All private dwellings 148
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,044
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,404
Median weekly rent $190
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Total 403 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 211 52.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 192 47.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 403 people in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) of these 52.4% were male and 47.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 6.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 38 9.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 7.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 35 8.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 20 5.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 17 4.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 18 4.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 27 6.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 16 4.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 35 8.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 44 10.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 21 5.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 23 5.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 20 5.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 18 4.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 170 54.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 7 2.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 24 7.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 5.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 96 30.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.0% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 145 53.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 26 9.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 102 37.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 35 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 29 24.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 7.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 18 15.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 5.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 5.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 7.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 36 30.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 120 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) 30.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.2% were in primary school, 20.0% in secondary school and 12.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 348 85.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 38 10.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 9 2.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 20 5.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 303 81.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 81.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 113 62.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 50 27.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 7.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 4 2.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 181 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 181 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 62.4% were employed full time, 27.6% were employed part-time and 2.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 19 10.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 10 5.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 9.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 28 16.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 91 52.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 10.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 54 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 54 years.

Occupation Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 425 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,034 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,044 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) was $425.

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

Unpaid work Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 226 72.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 82 26.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 47 15.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 80 25.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.0% provided care for children and 15.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 62 19.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 87 27.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 46 14.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 34 10.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 27.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 50 48.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 40 38.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 14 13.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 38.5% were couple families with children, 48.1% were couple families without children and 13.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,416 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,062 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,062 and those without children was $1,416.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 26.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 17 18.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 14.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 4.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 23 25.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 10.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.7% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 18.9% 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 Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 127 91.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 12 8.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 91.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 128 100.0 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 Ma Ma Creek (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 Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 3.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 9.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 64 50.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 48 37.5 532,756 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 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 9.4% had 2 bedrooms and 50.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 53 41.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 44 34.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 26 20.5 513,413 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 4 3.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 41.7% were owned outright, 34.6% were owned with a mortgage and 20.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 97 75.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 29 22.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 2.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.2% were family households, 22.5% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 26.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.4% 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 Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 190 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 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 Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,404 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.5 -- 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 Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 3.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 31 24.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 52 40.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 26.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 4.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), 24.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 26.8% 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 Ma Ma Creek % 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 13 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ma Ma Creek (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 13 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Ma Ma Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 280 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 250 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ma Ma Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $280 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $250.

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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