2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Pimpama

Code SSC31323 (SSC)
People 3,211
Male 1,588
Female 1,623
Median age 29
Families 895
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 1,312
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $1,459
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $365
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 Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,211 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,588 49.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,623 50.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 66 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,211 people in Pimpama (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 327 10.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 246 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 184 5.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 161 5.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 314 9.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 371 11.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 281 8.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 212 6.6 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 200 6.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 195 6.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 156 4.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 181 5.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 123 3.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 86 2.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 50 1.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 48 1.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 38 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 38 1.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 29 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Pimpama (State Suburbs) was 29 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,140 46.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 75 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 174 7.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 96 3.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 970 39.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Pimpama (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.4% were married and 10.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 39 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Pimpama (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,020 47.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 435 20.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 706 32.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 20.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 28 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Pimpama (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 28 years.

Education Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 63 6.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 232 25.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 15 1.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 46 5.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 94 10.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 23 2.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 44 4.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 67 7.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 97 10.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 20 2.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 213 23.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 914 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Pimpama (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.2% were in primary school, 17.6% in secondary school and 17.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,274 70.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 930 30.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 260 8.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 189 6.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,627 54.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), 54.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,033 62.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 439 26.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 86 5.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 104 6.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,662 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,662 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Pimpama (State Suburbs). Of these 62.2% were employed full time, 26.4% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 131 8.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 121 7.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 187 12.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 269 17.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 766 49.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Pimpama (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 34 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Pimpama (State Suburbs) was 34 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 702 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,511 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,459 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Pimpama (State Suburbs) was $702.

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

Unpaid work Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,765 71.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 806 32.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 194 7.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 317 12.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 32.8% 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, 12.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 564 23.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 680 27.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 241 9.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 280 11.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Pimpama (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 349 39.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 401 44.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 134 15.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 11 1.2 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Pimpama (State Suburbs), 44.8% were couple families with children, 39.0% were couple families without children and 15.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 10.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 89.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Pimpama (State Suburbs) 10.2% of single parents were male and 89.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,923 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,956 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,956 and those without children was $1,923.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 196 26.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 2.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 170 22.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 129 17.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 47 6.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 83 11.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 55 7.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 44 5.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 22.9% 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 Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,047 83.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 203 16.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), 83.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 16.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 796 76.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 245 23.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 0.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Pimpama (State Suburbs), 76.2% were separate houses, 23.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 5 0.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 74 7.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 397 38.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 546 52.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 20 1.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.5% had 1 bedroom, 7.1% had 2 bedrooms and 38.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 134 12.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 308 29.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 573 54.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 10 1.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 20 1.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Pimpama (State Suburbs), 12.8% were owned outright, 29.5% were owned with a mortgage and 54.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 872 83.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 122 11.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 53 5.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.3% were family households, 11.7% were single person households and 5.1% were group households.

Household income Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), 12.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.2% 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 Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 365 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.4 -- 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 Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.1 -- 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 Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
None 22 2.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 267 25.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 491 46.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 239 22.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 28 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), 25.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.8% 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 Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 66 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 40.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 39 59.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 8 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Pimpama (State Suburbs), there were 66 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 40.9%) were male and 39 (or 59.1%) were female. The median age was 8 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,292 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,292.

Mortgage and rent Pimpama % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 340 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 4,333 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Pimpama (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $340 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $4,333.

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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