2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Peachester

Code SSC31308 (SSC)
People 1,259
Male 622
Female 637
Median age 44
Families 370
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 511
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,111
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $285
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,259 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 622 49.4 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 637 50.6 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 14 1.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,259 people in Peachester (State Suburbs) of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 62 4.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 88 7.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 89 7.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 93 7.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 45 3.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 32 2.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 41 3.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 75 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 97 7.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 104 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 105 8.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 98 7.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 122 9.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 96 7.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 48 3.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 25 2.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Peachester (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 16.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 582 57.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 23 2.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 115 11.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 43 4.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 252 24.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Peachester (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.3% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Peachester (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 531 57.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 84 9.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 307 33.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Peachester (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 48 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Peachester (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 48 years.

Education Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 7 1.8 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 90 23.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 27 7.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 71 18.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 20 5.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 4.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 42 11.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 95 25.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 380 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Peachester (State Suburbs) 30.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.6% were in primary school, 24.2% in secondary school and 15.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 989 78.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 243 20.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 96 8.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 73 6.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 781 65.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Peachester (State Suburbs), 65.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Peachester % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 329 55.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 204 34.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 34 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 26 4.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 593 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 593 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Peachester (State Suburbs). Of these 55.5% were employed full time, 34.4% were employed part-time and 4.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 75 13.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 68 12.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 66 11.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 82 14.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 242 42.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Peachester (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Peachester (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

Occupation Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 504 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,196 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,111 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Peachester (State Suburbs) was $504.

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

Unpaid work Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 770 75.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 317 31.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 124 12.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 242 23.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Peachester (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.2% 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, 23.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 199 19.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 240 23.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 173 17.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 157 15.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Peachester (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 17.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 162 43.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 153 41.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 50 13.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Peachester (State Suburbs), 41.2% were couple families with children, 43.7% were couple families without children and 13.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Peachester (State Suburbs) 22.4% of single parents were male and 77.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,750 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,054 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Peachester (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,054 and those without children was $1,750.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 55 17.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 3.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 67 21.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 45 14.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 19 6.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 79 24.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 18 5.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 23 7.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Peachester (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.8% had both employed part-time and 21.1% 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 Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 444 92.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 37 7.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Peachester (State Suburbs), 92.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 436 98.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 5 1.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Peachester (State Suburbs), 98.2% were separate houses, 1.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 23 5.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 42 9.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 204 46.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 164 37.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 1.4 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 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Peachester (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.2% had 1 bedroom, 9.5% had 2 bedrooms and 46.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 176 39.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 182 40.9 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 73 16.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 1.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 1.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Peachester (State Suburbs), 39.6% were owned outright, 40.9% were owned with a mortgage and 16.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 358 80.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 75 16.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 2.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Peachester (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.8% were family households, 16.9% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Peachester (State Suburbs), 23.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.4% 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 Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 285 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.5 -- 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 Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
None 12 2.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 107 24.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 185 41.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 130 29.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 9 2.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Peachester (State Suburbs), 24.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.3% 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 Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 15 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 12 80.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 20.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 39 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Peachester (State Suburbs), there were 15 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 12 (or 80.0%) were male and 3 (or 20.0%) were female. The median age was 39 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,750 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Peachester (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,750.

Mortgage and rent Peachester % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 175 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,186 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Peachester (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $175 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,186.

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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