2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mornington (Qld)

Code SSC31106 (SSC)
People 1,919
Male 1,015
Female 904
Median age 30
Families 425
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 878
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,789
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,040
Median weekly rent $250
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,919 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,015 52.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 904 47.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 262 13.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,919 people in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 52.9% were male and 47.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 13.7% of the population.

Age Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 169 8.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 137 7.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 95 5.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 103 5.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 190 9.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 233 12.2 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 191 10.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 141 7.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 111 5.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 121 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 124 6.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 101 5.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 77 4.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 42 2.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 30 1.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 1.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 14 0.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 6.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 567 37.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 55 3.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 135 8.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 49 3.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 716 47.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 37.3% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 51 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 461 38.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 214 18.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 517 43.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 38.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 29 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 29 years.

Education Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 25 4.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 103 17.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 6.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 50 8.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 22 3.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 32 5.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 36 6.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 8 1.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 269 45.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 586 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) 30.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.5% were in primary school, 13.3% in secondary school and 11.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,244 64.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 477 29.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 102 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 79 4.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 966 59.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 59.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 29.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 763 73.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 145 13.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 82 7.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 50 4.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,040 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,040 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 73.4% were employed full time, 13.9% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 43 4.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 40 4.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 59 6.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 118 11.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 649 65.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 4.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 4.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 65.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 34 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 34 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 968 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,272 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,789 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $968.

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

Unpaid work Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 941 61.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 397 26.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 83 5.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 224 14.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.1% provided care for children and 5.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 319 21.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 368 24.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 132 8.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 119 7.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 24.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 8.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 171 40.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 180 42.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 56 13.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 17 4.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 42.5% were couple families with children, 40.3% were couple families without children and 13.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs) 25.5% of single parents were male and 74.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,469 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,050 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,050 and those without children was $2,469.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 131 37.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 2.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 61 17.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 57 16.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 8 2.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 25 7.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 26 7.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 32 9.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 37.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.0% had both employed part-time and 17.6% 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 Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 648 87.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 94 12.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 87.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 359 55.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 52 8.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 208 32.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 25 3.9 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 55.5% were separate houses, 8.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 32.1% were flats, units or apartments and 3.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 1.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 102 15.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 182 28.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 230 35.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 91 14.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 36 5.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 15.7% had 1 bedroom, 28.1% had 2 bedrooms and 35.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.5. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 93 14.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 171 26.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 338 52.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 42 6.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 14.4% were owned outright, 26.4% were owned with a mortgage and 52.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 409 63.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 204 31.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 33 5.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 63.3% were family households, 31.6% were single person households and 5.1% were group households.

Household income Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 16.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.7% 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 Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.6 -- 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 Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,040 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.6 -- 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 Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 66 10.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 245 37.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 212 32.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 89 13.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 35 5.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), 37.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 13.8% 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 Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 262 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 124 47.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 138 52.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 262 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 124 (or 47.3%) were male and 138 (or 52.7%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,149 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,149.

Mortgage and rent Mornington (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 163 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,900 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mornington (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $163 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,900.

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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