2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Queenton

Code SSC31364 (SSC)
People 1,702
Male 849
Female 853
Median age 38
Families 433
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 812
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $814
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,213
Median weekly rent $195
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 Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,702 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 849 49.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 853 50.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 193 11.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,702 people in Queenton (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 11.3% of the population.

Age Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 146 8.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 129 7.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 126 7.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 107 6.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 82 4.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 107 6.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 105 6.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 92 5.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 132 7.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 103 6.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 137 8.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 81 4.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 98 5.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 92 5.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 63 3.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 56 3.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 28 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 38 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Queenton (State Suburbs) was 38 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 575 44.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 44 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 111 8.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 75 5.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 499 38.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Queenton (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.1% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Queenton (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 476 43.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 135 12.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 487 44.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Queenton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 43.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Queenton (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 23 4.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 119 21.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 24 4.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 11 2.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 68 12.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 25 4.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 19 3.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 30 5.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 1.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 1.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 224 39.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 561 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Queenton (State Suburbs) 32.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.5% were in primary school, 20.0% in secondary school and 6.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,435 84.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 104 6.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 67 4.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 42 2.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,313 86.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Queenton (State Suburbs), 86.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 6.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Queenton % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 409 60.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 176 25.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 53 7.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 43 6.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 681 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 681 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Queenton (State Suburbs). Of these 60.1% were employed full time, 25.8% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 67 10.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 42 6.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 69 10.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 112 17.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 296 46.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Queenton (State Suburbs), 10.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Queenton (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 474 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,010 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 814 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Queenton (State Suburbs) was $474.

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

Unpaid work Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 775 59.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 337 25.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 130 10.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 206 15.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Queenton (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.8% provided care for children and 10.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 181 13.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 274 21.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 154 11.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 162 12.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Queenton (State Suburbs), 21.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 174 40.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 155 35.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 96 22.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 1.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Queenton (State Suburbs), 35.8% were couple families with children, 40.2% were couple families without children and 22.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Queenton (State Suburbs) 17.5% of single parents were male and 82.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,718 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,962 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Queenton (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,962 and those without children was $1,718.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 57 17.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 48 14.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 50 15.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 4.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 79 24.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 26 8.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 43 13.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Queenton (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 14.8% 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 Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 617 86.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 94 13.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Queenton (State Suburbs), 86.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 574 92.9 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 8 1.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 20 3.2 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 16 2.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Queenton (State Suburbs), 92.9% were separate houses, 1.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.2% were flats, units or apartments and 2.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 16 2.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 145 23.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 285 46.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 152 24.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 3.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Queenton (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 23.4% had 2 bedrooms and 46.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 206 33.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 163 26.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 219 35.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 5 0.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 4.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Queenton (State Suburbs), 33.2% were owned outright, 26.3% were owned with a mortgage and 35.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 430 69.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 174 28.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 2.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Queenton (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.5% were family households, 28.1% were single person households and 2.4% were group households.

Household income Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 33.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Queenton (State Suburbs), 33.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.3% 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 Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 195 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.3 -- 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 Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,213 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
None 78 12.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 226 36.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 209 33.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 75 12.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 30 4.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Queenton (State Suburbs), 36.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.1% 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 Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 191 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 95 49.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 96 50.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 22 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Queenton (State Suburbs), there were 191 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 95 (or 49.7%) were male and 96 (or 50.3%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 609 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Queenton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $609.

Mortgage and rent Queenton % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 180 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,213 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Queenton (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $180 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,213.

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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