2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Newstead (Qld)

Code SSC31222 (SSC)
People 836
Male 420
Female 416
Median age 36
Families 210
Average children per family 1.4
All private dwellings 490
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $2,480
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,766
Median weekly rent $490
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 836 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 420 50.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 416 49.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 3 0.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 836 people in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 21 2.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 11 1.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 8 1.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 2.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 88 10.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 142 17.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 111 13.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 55 6.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 38 4.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 37 4.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 52 6.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 58 6.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 66 7.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 53 6.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 32 3.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 25 3.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 10 1.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 4.2% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 327 40.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 19 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 64 8.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 34 4.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 359 44.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 40.7% were married and 10.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 40 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 270 39.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 110 16.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 308 44.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 59 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 59 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 7 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 8 4.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.8 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 0 0.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 15 8.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 53 31.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 10 6.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 63 37.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 168 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) 19.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 8.4% were in primary school, 3.6% in secondary school and 39.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 566 67.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 250 32.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 82 10.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 40 5.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 407 52.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 52.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 32.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 439 74.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 107 18.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 27 4.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 18 3.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 591 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 591 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 74.3% were employed full time, 18.1% were employed part-time and 3.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 43 7.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 30 5.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 35 6.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 67 11.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 374 64.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 7.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 64.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 33 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 33 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 1,263 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,750 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,480 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $1,263.

Travel to work, top responses Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 619 77.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 108 13.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 68 8.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 163 20.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Newstead (Qld) (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, 13.5% provided care for children and 8.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 290 36.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 213 26.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 61 7.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 54 6.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 26.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 7.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 6.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 159 76.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 35 16.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 15 7.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 16.7% were couple families with children, 76.1% were couple families without children and 7.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 3,059 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 3,250 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $3,250 and those without children was $3,059.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 67 34.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 5.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 21 10.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 34 17.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 10 5.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 26 13.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 5.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 8.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 34.4% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% had both employed part-time and 10.8% 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 Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 398 87.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 57 12.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 87.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3 0.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 1.5 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 390 97.7 181,717 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 Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 0.8% were separate houses, 1.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 97.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 12 3.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 220 55.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 152 38.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 10 2.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.0% had 1 bedroom, 55.3% had 2 bedrooms and 38.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 102 25.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 85 21.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 205 51.2 513,413 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 8 2.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.5% were owned outright, 21.2% were owned with a mortgage and 51.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 213 53.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 128 32.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 59 14.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 53.3% were family households, 32.0% were single person households and 14.7% were group households.

Household income Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 7.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 26.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 7.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 26.4% 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 Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 490 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.3 -- 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 Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,766 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.6 -- 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 Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 24 6.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 195 48.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 144 36.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 28 7.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 8 2.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), 48.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 7.0% 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 Newstead (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 52 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Newstead (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 52 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Newstead (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 Newstead (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 Newstead (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 Newstead (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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