2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Molendinar

Code SSC31080 (SSC)
People 6,213
Male 3,084
Female 3,129
Median age 35
Families 1,657
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,227
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,278
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $350
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 Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Total 6,213 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,084 49.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,129 50.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 108 1.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 6,213 people in Molendinar (State Suburbs) of these 49.6% were male and 50.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 381 6.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 425 6.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 483 7.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 495 8.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 502 8.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 387 6.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 415 6.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 467 7.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 503 8.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 482 7.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 437 7.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 351 5.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 319 5.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 241 3.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 134 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 80 1.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 66 1.1 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 42 0.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Molendinar (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,279 46.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 138 2.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 471 9.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 189 3.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,844 37.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Molendinar (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.3% were married and 12.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

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

Social marital status Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,067 46.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 429 9.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,997 44.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Molendinar (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 89 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 315 15.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 135 6.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 120 5.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 274 13.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 56 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 107 5.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 140 6.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 347 16.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 44 2.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 475 22.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,102 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Molendinar (State Suburbs) 33.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.1% were in primary school, 20.8% in secondary school and 23.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,781 60.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,473 42.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 429 7.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 301 5.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,582 44.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), 44.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 42.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,764 55.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 998 31.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 135 4.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 278 8.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,175 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,175 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Molendinar (State Suburbs). Of these 55.6% were employed full time, 31.4% were employed part-time and 8.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 345 11.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 271 9.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 376 13.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 523 18.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,240 42.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Molendinar (State Suburbs), 11.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.8% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Molendinar (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 517 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,339 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,278 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Molendinar (State Suburbs) was $517.

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

Unpaid work Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,451 70.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,522 30.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 471 9.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 654 13.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.9% provided care for children and 9.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,152 23.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,269 25.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 575 11.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 454 9.2 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Molendinar (State Suburbs), 25.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.2% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 502 30.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 776 46.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 338 20.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 42 2.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Molendinar (State Suburbs), 46.8% were couple families with children, 30.3% were couple families without children and 20.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 13.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Molendinar (State Suburbs) 13.0% of single parents were male and 87.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,925 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,077 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,077 and those without children was $1,925.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 291 22.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 51 4.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 285 22.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 227 17.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 78 6.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 202 15.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 65 5.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 79 6.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 22.3% 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 Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,013 95.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 106 5.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), 95.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,737 86.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 235 11.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 41 2.0 181,717 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 Molendinar (State Suburbs), 86.3% were separate houses, 11.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 13 0.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 155 7.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 787 39.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,030 51.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 24 1.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.6% had 1 bedroom, 7.7% had 2 bedrooms and 39.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 388 19.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 843 41.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 735 36.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 40 2.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Molendinar (State Suburbs), 19.3% were owned outright, 41.9% were owned with a mortgage and 36.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,597 79.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 294 14.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 121 6.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), of all households, 79.4% were family households, 14.6% were single person households and 6.0% were group households.

Household income Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 20.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), 20.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.0% 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 Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 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 Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.9 -- 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 Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
None 66 3.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 596 29.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 877 43.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 422 21.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 51 2.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), 29.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.0% 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 Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 108 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 67 62.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 41 38.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Molendinar (State Suburbs), there were 108 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 67 (or 62.0%) were male and 41 (or 38.0%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Molendinar % 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 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,471 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,471.

Mortgage and rent Molendinar % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 365 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,033 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Molendinar (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $365 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,033.

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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