2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

New Beith

Code SSC31214 (SSC)
People 3,446
Male 1,748
Female 1,698
Median age 32
Families 933
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 1,028
Average people per household 3.5
Median weekly household income $1,907
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $390
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 New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,446 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,748 50.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,698 49.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 54 1.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,446 people in New Beith (State Suburbs) of these 50.7% were male and 49.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.6% of the population.

Age New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 338 9.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 393 11.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 338 9.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 235 6.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 119 3.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 151 4.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 332 9.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 369 10.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 312 9.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 254 7.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 176 5.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 145 4.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 130 3.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 78 2.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 29 0.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 25 0.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 15 0.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 0.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in New Beith (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 31.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.5% of the population.

Registered marital status New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,559 65.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 56 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 126 5.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 46 1.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 588 24.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in New Beith (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 65.6% were married and 7.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 49 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in New Beith (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,468 66.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 246 11.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 506 22.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In New Beith (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 66.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 36 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 21 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in New Beith (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 36 years.

Education New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 62 5.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 378 32.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 64 5.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 60 5.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 148 12.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 45 3.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 67 5.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 55 4.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 75 6.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 30 2.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 178 15.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,162 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In New Beith (State Suburbs) 33.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 43.2% were in primary school, 22.5% in secondary school and 11.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses New Beith % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,704 78.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 813 25.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 252 7.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 211 6.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,977 60.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In New Beith (State Suburbs), 60.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses New Beith % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) New Beith % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,176 65.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 429 24.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 101 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 80 4.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,786 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,786 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in New Beith (State Suburbs). Of these 65.8% were employed full time, 24.0% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 134 7.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 134 7.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 162 9.5 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 329 19.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 846 49.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in New Beith (State Suburbs), 7.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.6% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in New Beith (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 771 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,904 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,907 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in New Beith (State Suburbs) was $771.

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

Unpaid work New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,842 77.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,066 44.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 219 9.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 333 14.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In New Beith (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 44.9% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 14.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 505 21.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 710 29.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 343 14.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 284 12.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in New Beith (State Suburbs), 29.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 274 29.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 602 64.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 51 5.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 0.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in New Beith (State Suburbs), 64.5% were couple families with children, 29.4% were couple families without children and 5.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In New Beith (State Suburbs) 19.6% of single parents were male and 80.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,080 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,272 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In New Beith (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,272 and those without children was $2,080.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 266 30.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 26 2.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 222 25.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 158 17.9 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 28 3.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 63 7.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 63 7.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 57 6.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In New Beith (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.1% had both partners employed full-time, 2.9% had both employed part-time and 25.1% 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 New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 956 95.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 41 4.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In New Beith (State Suburbs), 95.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 947 99.2 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 8 0.8 181,717 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 New Beith (State Suburbs), 99.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 0.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 20 2.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 98 10.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 819 85.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 10 1.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In New Beith (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 2.1% had 2 bedrooms and 10.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4.1. The average household size was 3.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 137 14.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 750 78.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 57 6.0 513,413 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 10 1.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in New Beith (State Suburbs), 14.4% were owned outright, 78.6% were owned with a mortgage and 6.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 908 95.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 38 4.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 0.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In New Beith (State Suburbs), of all households, 95.3% were family households, 4.0% were single person households and 0.7% were group households.

Household income New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 5.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 16.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In New Beith (State Suburbs), 5.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 16.0% 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 New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.5 -- 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 New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 71.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 28.4 -- 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 New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 0.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 101 10.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 513 53.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 327 34.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 1.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In New Beith (State Suburbs), 10.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 53.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 34.3% 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 New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 52 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 51.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 25 48.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in New Beith (State Suburbs), there were 52 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 51.9%) were male and 25 (or 48.1%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,687 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In New Beith (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,687.

Mortgage and rent New Beith % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 390 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,200 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In New Beith (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $390 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,200.

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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