2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Pacific Pines

Code SSC31281 (SSC)
People 14,788
Male 7,300
Female 7,488
Median age 30
Families 4,049
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,802
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,655
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,284
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Total 14,788 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 7,300 49.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 7,488 50.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 186 1.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 14,788 people in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,406 9.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 1,308 8.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 1,298 8.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 1,224 8.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 963 6.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 1,125 7.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 1,169 7.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 1,453 9.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 1,364 9.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 1,035 7.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 738 5.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 556 3.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 457 3.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 336 2.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 189 1.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 97 0.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 47 0.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 21 0.1 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,705 52.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 335 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 747 6.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 169 1.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 3,821 35.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 52.9% were married and 10.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 43 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) was 43 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 5,325 53.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 1,267 12.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,440 34.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 42 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 24 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) was 42 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 241 4.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 1,307 26.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 242 5.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 209 4.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 940 19.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 106 2.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 148 3.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 308 6.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 492 10.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 124 2.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 757 15.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 4,874 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) 32.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.1% were in primary school, 24.5% in secondary school and 16.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 9,324 63.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 5,655 40.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 1,085 7.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 825 5.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 6,389 45.8 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 45.8% of people had both parents born in Australia and 40.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,802 60.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 2,251 28.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 358 4.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 555 7.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 7,966 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 7,966 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs). Of these 60.3% were employed full time, 28.3% were employed part-time and 7.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 761 10.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 659 8.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 830 11.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,480 20.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 3,327 44.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 10.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 36 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 36 years.

Occupation Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 665 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,650 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,655 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs) was $665.

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

Unpaid work Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 8,034 74.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 4,217 39.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 852 7.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,408 13.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.1% provided care for children and 7.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 13.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 2,625 24.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 3,069 28.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,313 12.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 1,024 9.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,107 27.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 2,279 56.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 618 15.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 45 1.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 56.3% were couple families with children, 27.3% were couple families without children and 15.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pacific Pines % 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 Pacific Pines (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 Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,051 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,115 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,115 and those without children was $2,051.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 899 26.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 115 3.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 862 25.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 645 19.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 156 4.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 298 8.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 188 5.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 225 6.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.4% had both employed part-time and 25.4% 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 Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,433 95.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 205 4.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 95.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,684 83.1 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 748 16.9 129,429 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 Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 83.1% were separate houses, 16.9% 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 Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 19 0.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,414 31.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 2,947 66.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 47 1.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.1% had 1 bedroom, 0.4% had 2 bedrooms and 31.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 478 10.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 2,292 51.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,579 35.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 67 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 10.8% were owned outright, 51.7% were owned with a mortgage and 35.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 3,945 89.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 340 7.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 147 3.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), of all households, 89.0% were family households, 7.7% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 9.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 10.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 9.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 10.4% 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 Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.5 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.5 -- 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 Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,284 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 80.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 19.8 -- 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 Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
None 63 1.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,077 24.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 2,286 51.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 933 21.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 72 1.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), 24.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 51.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.1% 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 Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 184 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 81 44.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 103 56.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), there were 184 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 81 (or 44.0%) were male and 103 (or 56.0%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.9 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,451 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,451.

Mortgage and rent Pacific Pines % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 420 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Pacific Pines (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $420 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,600.

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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