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Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld)

Code SSC31159 (SSC)
People 304
Male 155
Female 149
Median age 37
Families 89
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 116
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,615
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,433
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 304 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 155 51.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 149 49.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 1.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 304 people in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 51.0% were male and 49.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.0% of the population.

Age Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 10.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 30 9.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 12 3.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 7.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 8 2.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 9 3.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 20 6.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 26 8.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 24 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 20 6.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 25 8.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 12 3.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 19 6.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 16 5.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 4.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 2.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 152 66.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 3 1.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 14 6.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 3 1.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 57 24.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 66.4% were married and 6.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 66 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 140 64.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 15 6.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 61 28.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 6.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 4 5.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 30 41.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 4.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 4.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 8.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 3 4.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 16.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 4.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 8 11.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 72 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) 24.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 43.4% were in primary school, 14.5% in secondary school and 22.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 262 86.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 41 13.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 5.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 7.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 219 74.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 74.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 13.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 91 59.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 51 33.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 9 5.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 3 1.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 154 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 154 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 59.1% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 1.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 27 18.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 9.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 11 7.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 29 19.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 60 40.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 18.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 619 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,819 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,615 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) was $619.

Travel to work, top responses Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 190 83.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 93 41.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 28 12.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 64 27.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 83.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 41.2% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 27.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 49 21.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 69 30.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 38 16.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 38 16.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 30.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 27 30.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 53 59.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 6 6.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 3.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 59.6% were couple families with children, 30.3% were couple families without children and 6.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 50.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 50.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs) 50.0% of single parents were male and 50.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,583 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,111 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,111 and those without children was $2,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 11 14.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 20 25.6 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 21.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 3.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 15 19.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 3.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 7.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 25.6% 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 Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 102 88.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 13 11.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 88.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 101 100.0 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 Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (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 Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 3.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 12 11.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 41 40.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 42 41.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 3.0 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 11.9% had 2 bedrooms and 40.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 40 39.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 42 41.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 16 15.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 3.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 39.6% were owned outright, 41.6% were owned with a mortgage and 15.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 89 87.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 13 12.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 0 0.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.3% were family households, 12.7% were single person households and 0.0% were group households.

Household income Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 15.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 19.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 15.4% 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 Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 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 Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,433 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.7 -- 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 Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 17 17.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 51 51.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 32 32.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), 17.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 51.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 32.0% 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 Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 3 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 100.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 20 -- 21 --

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

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

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

In Mount Pleasant (Moreton Bay - Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 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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