2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mount Alford

Code SSC31114 (SSC)
People 344
Male 174
Female 170
Median age 48
Families 104
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 161
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $987
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $157
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Total 344 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 174 50.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 170 49.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 1.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 344 people in Mount Alford (State Suburbs) of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 16 4.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 18 5.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 25 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 18 5.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 14 4.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 6 1.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 6 1.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 26 7.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 7.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 30 8.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 36 10.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 33 9.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 31 9.0 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 18 5.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 4.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 2.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 9 2.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 2.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Alford (State Suburbs) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 17.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 173 60.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 8 2.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 16 5.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 4.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 77 26.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Alford (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 60.5% were married and 8.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 35 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Alford (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 35 years.

Social marital status Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 161 61.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 21 8.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 81 30.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 61.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Alford (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 20 27.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 12.3 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 16 21.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 5.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 8.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 18 24.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 73 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs) 21.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 41.1% were in primary school, 26.0% in secondary school and 8.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 302 87.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 28 8.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 7.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 20 6.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 251 77.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 77.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 101 56.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 60 33.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 7.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 178 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 178 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Alford (State Suburbs). Of these 56.7% were employed full time, 33.7% were employed part-time and 1.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 20 11.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 14.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 15 8.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 32 18.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 74 41.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 14.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 45 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Alford (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 45 years.

Occupation Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 500 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,008 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 987 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Alford (State Suburbs) was $500.

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

Unpaid work Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 222 77.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 86 29.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 44 15.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 62 21.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.8% provided care for children and 15.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 51 17.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 77 26.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 52 18.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 43 14.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 26.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 18.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 48 45.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 45 42.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 9 8.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 42.9% were couple families with children, 45.7% were couple families without children and 8.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 55.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 44.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs) 55.6% of single parents were male and 44.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,199 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,199.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 21 21.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 4.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 20 20.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 13.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 11 11.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 11 11.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 7.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 9.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.2% had both employed part-time and 20.8% 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 Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 135 84.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 24 15.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 84.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 136 100.0 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 0 0.0 181,717 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 Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 2.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 2.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 14.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 59 43.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 45 33.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 3.7 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.2% had 1 bedroom, 14.8% had 2 bedrooms and 43.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 51 37.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 51 37.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 26 19.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 3.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 37.5% were owned outright, 37.5% were owned with a mortgage and 19.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 103 76.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 32 23.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.3% were family households, 23.7% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.6 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 23.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.6% 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 Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 157 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.2 -- 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 Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 37 27.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 55 41.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 37 27.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 3.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), 27.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.6% 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 Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 100.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Alford (State Suburbs), there were 3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 3 (or 100.0%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 1 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 1, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Mount Alford % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Alford (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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