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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Macgregor (Qld)

Code SSC30986 (SSC)
People 5,576
Male 2,700
Female 2,876
Median age 32
Families 1,400
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,975
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,229
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $375
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,576 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,700 48.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,876 51.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 24 0.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,576 people in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.4% were male and 51.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 237 4.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 225 4.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 247 4.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 368 6.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 843 15.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 608 10.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 380 6.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 291 5.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 307 5.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 319 5.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 285 5.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 263 4.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 313 5.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 291 5.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 224 4.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 143 2.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 138 2.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 94 1.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,255 46.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 83 1.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 249 5.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 219 4.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,052 42.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.4% were married and 6.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,022 44.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 214 4.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,327 51.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 44.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 4.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 25 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 47 2.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 252 13.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 26 1.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 24 1.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 190 9.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 33 1.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 49 2.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 154 8.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 793 41.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 68 3.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 281 14.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,917 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) 34.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 15.7% were in primary school, 14.2% in secondary school and 49.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,334 41.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 3,497 66.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 234 4.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 189 3.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,376 26.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 26.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 66.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,405 52.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 902 33.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 153 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 227 8.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,687 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,687 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 52.3% were employed full time, 33.6% were employed part-time and 8.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 326 13.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 331 13.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 246 10.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 511 20.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 894 36.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 30 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 30 years.

Occupation Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 424 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,291 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,229 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $424.

Travel to work, top responses Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,071 63.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,053 21.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 471 9.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 878 18.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 63.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.7% provided care for children and 9.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,090 22.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,019 21.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 548 11.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 410 8.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 21.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 558 39.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 591 42.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 200 14.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 51 3.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 42.2% were couple families with children, 39.9% were couple families without children and 14.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs) 15.5% of single parents were male and 84.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,061 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,245 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,245 and those without children was $2,061.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 195 16.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 57 5.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 174 15.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 174 15.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 80 7.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 336 29.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 54 4.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 81 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.0% had both employed part-time and 15.1% 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 Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,787 93.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 119 6.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 93.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,637 91.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 57 3.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 92 5.2 181,717 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 Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 91.7% were separate houses, 3.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 21 1.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 100 5.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 722 40.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 903 50.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 35 2.0 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 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.2% had 1 bedroom, 5.6% had 2 bedrooms and 40.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 796 44.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 438 24.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 486 27.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 9 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 57 3.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 44.6% were owned outright, 24.5% were owned with a mortgage and 27.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,310 73.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 292 16.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 185 10.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.3% were family households, 16.3% were single person households and 10.4% were group households.

Household income Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 23.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.9% 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 Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 375 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.8 -- 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 Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.9 -- 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 Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 145 8.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 603 33.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 647 36.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 328 18.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 63 3.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), 33.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.4% 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 Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 23 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 47.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 12 52.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 23 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 47.8%) were male and 12 (or 52.2%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 919 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $919.

Mortgage and rent Macgregor (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 400 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Macgregor (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,167.

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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