2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mount Morgan

Code SSC31149 (SSC)
People 2,115
Male 1,065
Female 1,050
Median age 46
Families 501
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,078
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $600
Median monthly mortgage repayments $867
Median weekly rent $155
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,115 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,065 50.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,050 49.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 272 12.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,115 people in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 12.8% of the population.

Age Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 127 6.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 137 6.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 168 7.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 105 5.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 78 3.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 101 4.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 85 4.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 110 5.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 122 5.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 135 6.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 154 7.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 149 7.0 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 175 8.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 160 7.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 112 5.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 83 3.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 53 2.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 60 2.8 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 22.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 602 35.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 96 5.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 239 14.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 176 10.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 571 33.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 35.7% were married and 20.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 32 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 32 years.

Social marital status Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 518 36.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 133 9.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 758 53.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 36.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 15 2.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 158 25.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 4 0.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 1.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 97 15.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 1.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 0.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 22 3.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 16 2.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 5 0.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 295 47.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 627 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) 29.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.8% were in primary school, 16.9% in secondary school and 6.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,691 79.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 184 9.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 86 4.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 57 3.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,535 82.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 82.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 321 53.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 133 22.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 60 10.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 84 14.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 598 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 598 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs). Of these 53.7% were employed full time, 22.2% were employed part-time and 14.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 35 6.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 32 6.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 69 13.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 105 20.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 216 41.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 6.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 361 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 778 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 600 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) was $361.

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

Unpaid work Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 922 54.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 345 20.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 201 12.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 269 16.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 20.5% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 191 11.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 312 18.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 196 11.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 225 13.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 18.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 206 41.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 133 26.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 149 29.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 2.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 26.5% were couple families with children, 41.1% were couple families without children and 29.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 14.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs) 14.8% of single parents were male and 85.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,531 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,812 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,812 and those without children was $1,531.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 43 12.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 25 7.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 48 14.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 22 6.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 143 42.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 22 6.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 33 9.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.8% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 7.4% 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 Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 842 83.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 172 17.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 83.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 17.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 812 96.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8 0.9 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 21 2.5 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 96.2% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 61 7.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 291 34.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 313 37.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 149 17.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 23 2.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.2% had 1 bedroom, 34.6% had 2 bedrooms and 37.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 374 44.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 162 19.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 274 32.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 3.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 44.4% were owned outright, 19.2% were owned with a mortgage and 32.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 486 57.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 325 38.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 32 3.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.7% were family households, 38.6% were single person households and 3.8% were group households.

Household income Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 48.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 48.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.4% 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 Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 155 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 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 Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.0 -- 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 Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
None 133 15.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 402 47.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 197 23.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 72 8.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 41 4.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), 47.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 23.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.5% 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 Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 272 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 125 46.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 147 54.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), there were 272 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 125 (or 46.0%) were male and 147 (or 54.0%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 752 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $752.

Mortgage and rent Mount Morgan % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 148 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 975 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Morgan (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $148 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $975.

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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