2011 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Redcliffe (Qld)

Code SSC31386 (SSC)
People 9,201
Male 4,413
Female 4,788
Median age 44
Families 2,425
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 4,976
Average people per household 2.1
Median weekly household income $882
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,733
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
Community profile

QuickStats Search

Loading map...
Each of the sections below is expandable. Select once to expand the section and display the hidden content. Select again to collapse the section and hide the content. To access the hidden content within each section, select the section to display the content, then use arrow keys to navigate down to the expanded content.

Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 9,201 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,413 48.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,788 52.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 187 2.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,201 people in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 48.0% were male and 52.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.0% of the population.

Age Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 523 5.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 426 4.6 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 481 5.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 511 5.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 455 4.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 485 5.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 518 5.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 638 6.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 639 6.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 651 7.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 618 6.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 615 6.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 743 8.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 541 5.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 445 4.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 388 4.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 324 3.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 199 2.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 15.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 20.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,230 41.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 349 4.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 1,120 14.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 676 8.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,398 30.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 41.6% were married and 18.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 58 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,881 41.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 678 9.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,430 49.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 95 4.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 383 16.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 89 3.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 68 2.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 303 13.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 59 2.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 62 2.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 169 7.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 182 7.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 60 2.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 855 36.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,325 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.2% were in primary school, 18.2% in secondary school and 15.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 6,289 68.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,556 30.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 668 7.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 445 5.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,736 56.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 56.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,422 58.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,146 27.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 260 6.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 284 6.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,112 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,112 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 58.9% were employed full time, 27.9% were employed part-time and 6.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 379 9.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 321 8.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 454 11.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 839 21.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,583 41.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 9.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 506 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,171 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 882 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $506.

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

Unpaid work Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,208 67.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,840 23.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 845 10.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,224 15.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.7% provided care for children and 10.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,667 21.5 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,955 25.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 898 11.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 687 8.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,042 43.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 785 32.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 550 22.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 48 2.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 32.4% were couple families with children, 43.0% were couple families without children and 22.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs) 18.5% of single parents were male and 81.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,785 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,021 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,021 and those without children was $1,785.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 328 17.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 56 3.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 319 17.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 283 15.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 102 5.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 483 26.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 120 6.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 139 7.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 17.9% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 17.4% 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 Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 4,038 85.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 665 14.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 85.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,432 60.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 287 7.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,307 32.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 12 0.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 60.2% were separate houses, 7.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 32.4% were flats, units or apartments and 0.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 221 5.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 1,302 32.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,833 45.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 567 14.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 106 2.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.1 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.5% had 1 bedroom, 32.2% had 2 bedrooms and 45.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.1 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,101 27.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 946 23.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,833 45.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 21 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 138 3.4 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.3% were owned outright, 23.4% were owned with a mortgage and 45.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,392 59.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 1,490 36.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 156 3.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 59.2% were family households, 36.9% were single person households and 3.9% were group households.

Household income Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 34.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.1% 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 Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.2 -- 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 Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,733 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 527 13.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,865 46.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,092 27.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 379 9.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 178 4.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), 46.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.4% 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 Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 188 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 100 53.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 88 46.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 188 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 100 (or 53.2%) were male and 88 (or 46.8%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 911 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $911.

Mortgage and rent Redcliffe (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,404 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Redcliffe (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,404.

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

Back to Top