2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Malanda

Code SSC30998 (SSC)
People 2,052
Male 1,000
Female 1,052
Median age 47
Families 556
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 908
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $746
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $180
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,052 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,000 48.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,052 51.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 127 6.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,052 people in Malanda (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.2% of the population.

Age Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 98 4.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 134 6.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 140 6.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 136 6.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 76 3.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 67 3.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 51 2.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 102 5.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 135 6.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 162 7.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 155 7.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 163 7.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 154 7.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 132 6.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 127 6.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 66 3.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 65 3.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 90 4.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Malanda (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 23.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 834 49.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 52 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 183 10.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 147 8.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 464 27.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Malanda (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 14.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 44 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Malanda (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 724 50.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 134 9.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 566 39.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Malanda (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Malanda (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 19 3.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 165 28.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 14 2.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 122 21.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 1.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 24 4.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 20 3.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 7 1.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 202 34.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 581 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Malanda (State Suburbs) 28.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.9% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 7.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,675 81.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 320 16.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 122 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 101 5.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,383 71.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Malanda (State Suburbs), 71.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Malanda % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 440 50.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 324 37.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 48 5.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 59 6.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 871 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 871 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Malanda (State Suburbs). Of these 50.5% were employed full time, 37.2% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 113 13.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 86 10.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 123 15.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 115 14.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 332 40.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Malanda (State Suburbs), 13.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Malanda (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 409 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 973 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 746 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Malanda (State Suburbs) was $409.

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

Unpaid work Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,135 67.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 392 23.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 220 13.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 402 23.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Malanda (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.3% provided care for children and 13.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 263 15.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 374 22.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 224 13.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 272 16.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Malanda (State Suburbs), 22.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 267 48.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 185 33.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 100 18.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Malanda (State Suburbs), 33.3% were couple families with children, 48.0% were couple families without children and 18.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Malanda (State Suburbs) 16.7% of single parents were male and 83.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,625 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,683 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Malanda (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,683 and those without children was $1,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 62 13.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 4.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 81 18.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 55 12.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 34 7.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 133 29.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 18 4.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 47 10.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Malanda (State Suburbs), of couple families, 13.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 18.0% 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 Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 782 89.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 96 10.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Malanda (State Suburbs), 89.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 10.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 694 88.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 12 1.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 58 7.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 19 2.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Malanda (State Suburbs), 88.6% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.4% were flats, units or apartments and 2.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 6 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 54 6.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 118 15.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 394 50.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 201 25.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Malanda (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.9% had 1 bedroom, 15.1% had 2 bedrooms and 50.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 311 39.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 207 26.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 235 30.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 2.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Malanda (State Suburbs), 39.9% were owned outright, 26.5% were owned with a mortgage and 30.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 550 70.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 204 26.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 27 3.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Malanda (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.4% were family households, 26.1% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Malanda (State Suburbs), 39.3% 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 Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 180 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.7 -- 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 Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.1 -- 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 Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
None 57 7.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 312 39.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 262 33.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 126 16.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 24 3.1 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Malanda (State Suburbs), 39.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.1% 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 Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 124 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 48 38.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 76 61.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Malanda (State Suburbs), there were 124 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 48 (or 38.7%) were male and 76 (or 61.3%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 566 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Malanda (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $566.

Mortgage and rent Malanda % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 140 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,148 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Malanda (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $140 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,148.

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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