2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Millchester

Code SSC31061 (SSC)
People 581
Male 294
Female 287
Median age 37
Families 160
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 224
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,075
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Total 581 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 294 50.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 287 49.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 71 12.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 581 people in Millchester (State Suburbs) of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 12.2% of the population.

Age Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 39 6.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 52 9.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 61 10.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 57 9.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 28 4.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 22 3.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 29 5.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 45 7.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 55 9.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 44 7.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 38 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 29 5.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 29 5.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 20 3.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 14 2.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 0.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 12 2.1 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 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Millchester (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 207 47.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 13 3.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 39 8.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 20 4.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 157 36.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Millchester (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.5% were married and 11.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Millchester (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 181 47.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 74 19.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 129 33.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Millchester (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 19.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Millchester (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 4.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 40 21.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 9.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 3.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 16 8.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 25 13.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 7.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 8 4.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 6.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 41 21.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 188 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Millchester (State Suburbs) 32.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.0% were in primary school, 29.3% in secondary school and 10.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 532 91.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 40 7.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 19 3.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 17 3.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 480 86.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Millchester (State Suburbs), 86.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Millchester % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 171 59.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 75 26.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 25 8.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 17 5.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 288 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 288 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Millchester (State Suburbs). Of these 59.4% were employed full time, 26.0% were employed part-time and 5.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 25 9.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 18 6.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 30 11.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 43 16.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 134 50.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Millchester (State Suburbs), 9.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 33 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Millchester (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 33 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 538 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,266 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,075 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Millchester (State Suburbs) was $538.

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

Unpaid work Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 309 71.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 157 36.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 44 10.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 75 17.2 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Millchester (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 36.0% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.2% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 73 16.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 113 26.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 63 14.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 63 14.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Millchester (State Suburbs), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 56 35.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 77 48.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 27 16.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Millchester (State Suburbs), 48.1% were couple families with children, 35.0% were couple families without children and 16.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Millchester (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,625 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,416 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Millchester (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,416 and those without children was $1,625.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 29 21.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 5.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 25 18.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 13.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 4.4 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 16 11.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 16 11.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 13.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Millchester (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.5% had both partners employed full-time, 5.2% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 185 85.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 31 14.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Millchester (State Suburbs), 85.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 181 97.8 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 2.2 181,717 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 Millchester (State Suburbs), 97.8% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 2.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 12.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 80 42.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 72 38.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Millchester (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 12.8% had 2 bedrooms and 42.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 57 30.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 78 41.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 42 22.5 513,413 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 10 5.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Millchester (State Suburbs), 30.5% were owned outright, 41.7% were owned with a mortgage and 22.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 157 84.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 23 12.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Millchester (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.9% were family households, 12.4% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Millchester (State Suburbs), 21.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.9% 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 Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.8 -- 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 Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
None 7 3.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 54 29.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 82 44.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 18.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 9 4.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Millchester (State Suburbs), 29.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 44.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.3% 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 Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 70 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 48.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 36 51.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Millchester (State Suburbs), there were 70 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 48.6%) were male and 36 (or 51.4%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Millchester % 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 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,042 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Millchester (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,042.

Mortgage and rent Millchester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 150 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Millchester (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $150 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

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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