2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Mount Tarampa

Code SSC31167 (SSC)
People 623
Male 341
Female 282
Median age 39
Families 161
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 232
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $962
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $185
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Total 623 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 341 54.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 282 45.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 46 7.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 623 people in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) of these 54.7% were male and 45.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 7.4% of the population.

Age Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 47 7.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 36 5.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 65 10.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 40 6.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 29 4.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 33 5.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 25 4.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 45 7.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 31 5.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 51 8.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 64 10.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 53 8.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 38 6.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 30 4.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 3.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 1.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 24.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 227 48.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 4.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 58 12.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 22 4.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 145 30.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 48.0% were married and 16.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 206 47.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 44 10.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 187 42.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 6 3.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 60 34.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 3.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 29 16.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 3.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 3.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 6.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 5.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 36 20.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 176 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) 27.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 39.9% were in primary school, 23.1% in secondary school and 10.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 542 87.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 59 10.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 4.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 26 4.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 473 80.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 80.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 170 61.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 63 22.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 23 8.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 20 7.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 276 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 276 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs). Of these 61.6% were employed full time, 22.8% were employed part-time and 7.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 22 8.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 14 5.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 26 10.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 37 14.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 132 51.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 8.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 51.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 392 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 940 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 962 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) was $392.

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

Unpaid work Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 316 66.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 132 27.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 58 12.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 69 14.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.9% provided care for children and 12.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 58 12.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 125 26.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 55 11.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 76 16.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 26.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 56 34.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 72 44.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 31 19.1 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 44.4% were couple families with children, 34.6% were couple families without children and 19.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 20.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 79.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs) 20.6% of single parents were male and 79.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,410 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,291 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,291 and those without children was $1,410.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 30 24.2 216,006 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 22 17.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 22 17.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 5 4.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 30 24.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 8.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 5 4.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.2% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 17.7% 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 Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 203 91.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 18 8.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 91.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 200 98.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 1.5 129,429 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 Tarampa (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 1.5% 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 Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 21 10.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 100 49.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 74 36.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 2.0 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 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.5% had 1 bedroom, 10.4% had 2 bedrooms and 49.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 82 40.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 80 39.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 37 18.2 513,413 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 4 2.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 40.4% were owned outright, 39.4% were owned with a mortgage and 18.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 158 77.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 42 20.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 2.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.1% were family households, 20.5% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 29.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.9% 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 Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 185 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.6 -- 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 Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.1 -- 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 Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
None 6 3.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 63 31.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 61 30.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 64 31.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 4.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), 31.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 30.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 31.7% 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 Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 48 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 58.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 20 41.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), there were 48 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 58.3%) were male and 20 (or 41.7%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 5.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 5.5, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Mount Tarampa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 220 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,297 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Mount Tarampa (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $220 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,297.

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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