2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Minden

Code SSC31067 (SSC)
People 1,093
Male 557
Female 536
Median age 36
Families 314
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 412
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,305
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,820
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,093 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 557 51.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 536 49.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 19 1.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,093 people in Minden (State Suburbs) of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 100 9.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 93 8.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 97 8.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 71 6.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 34 3.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 65 5.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 66 6.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 85 7.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 90 8.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 72 6.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 69 6.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 71 6.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 73 6.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 56 5.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 26 2.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 12 1.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Minden (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 461 57.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 27 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 82 10.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 29 3.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 200 25.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Minden (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.7% were married and 13.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Minden (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 431 57.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 94 12.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 231 30.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Minden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Minden (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 16 5.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 94 30.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 16 5.1 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 5.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 47 15.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 5 1.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 24 7.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15 4.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 5.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 62 19.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 313 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Minden (State Suburbs) 28.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.9% were in primary school, 24.3% in secondary school and 9.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 913 83.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 158 15.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 79 7.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 49 4.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 743 72.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Minden (State Suburbs), 72.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 15.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Minden % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 319 62.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 131 25.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 34 6.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 23 4.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 507 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 507 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Minden (State Suburbs). Of these 62.9% were employed full time, 25.8% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 33 6.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 40 8.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 61 12.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 103 21.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 214 44.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Minden (State Suburbs), 6.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Minden (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 555 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,362 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,305 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Minden (State Suburbs) was $555.

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

Unpaid work Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 607 76.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 278 34.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 113 14.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 143 17.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Minden (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 34.7% provided care for children and 14.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Minden % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 143 17.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 217 27.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 124 15.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 124 15.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Minden (State Suburbs), 27.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 125 39.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 148 47.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 38 12.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Minden (State Suburbs), 47.1% were couple families with children, 39.8% were couple families without children and 12.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Minden (State Suburbs) 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,708 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,920 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Minden (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,920 and those without children was $1,708.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 51 18.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 2.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 50 18.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 70 25.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 5.9 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 36 13.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 24 8.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Minden (State Suburbs), of couple families, 18.7% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 369 92.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 31 7.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Minden (State Suburbs), 92.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 367 99.2 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 3 0.8 181,717 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 Minden (State Suburbs), 99.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 14 3.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 122 33.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 223 60.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 2.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Minden (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 3.8% had 2 bedrooms and 33.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.8. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 86 23.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 209 56.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 61 16.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 1.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Minden (State Suburbs), 23.3% were owned outright, 56.6% were owned with a mortgage and 16.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 302 81.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 54 14.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 3.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Minden (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.8% were family households, 14.6% were single person households and 3.5% were group households.

Household income Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Minden (State Suburbs), 16.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.5% 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 Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.0 -- 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 Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,820 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.4 -- 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 Minden % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 94 25.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 151 40.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 114 30.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 3.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Minden (State Suburbs), 25.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 30.7% 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 Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 17 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 64.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 35.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Minden (State Suburbs), there were 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 64.7%) were male and 6 (or 35.3%) were female. The median age was 7 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,437 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Minden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,437.

Mortgage and rent Minden % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 275 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,898 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Minden (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $275 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,898.

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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