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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Reedy Creek (Qld)

Code SSC31391 (SSC)
People 5,712
Male 2,691
Female 3,021
Median age 34
Families 1,600
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 2,048
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,356
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,247
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,712 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,691 47.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,021 52.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 67 1.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,712 people in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 47.1% were male and 52.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 471 8.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 514 9.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 515 9.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 428 7.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 284 5.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 315 5.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 389 6.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 531 9.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 504 8.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 440 7.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 314 5.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 279 4.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 268 4.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 209 3.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 126 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 70 1.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 31 0.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 23 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 34 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 34 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,302 54.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 139 3.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 404 9.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 104 2.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,256 29.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.7% were married and 12.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,125 54.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 353 9.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,424 36.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 112 5.8 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 351 18.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 97 5.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 225 11.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 227 11.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 52 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 190 9.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 106 5.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 203 10.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 39 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 326 16.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,928 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) 33.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.9% were in primary school, 24.4% in secondary school and 16.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,918 68.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,846 34.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 471 8.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 343 6.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,736 50.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 50.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,649 56.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 950 32.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 140 4.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 193 6.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,932 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,932 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 56.2% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 6.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 362 13.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 267 9.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 323 11.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 439 16.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,213 44.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 13.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 609 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,433 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,356 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $609.

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

Unpaid work Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,176 75.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,619 38.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 393 9.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 688 16.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 38.5% provided care for children and 9.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 982 23.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,205 28.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 551 13.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 438 10.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 481 30.1 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 793 49.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 313 19.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 13 0.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 49.6% were couple families with children, 30.1% were couple families without children and 19.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 8.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 91.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) 8.4% of single parents were male and 91.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,042 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,247 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,247 and those without children was $2,042.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 301 23.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 333 26.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 197 15.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 78 6.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 178 13.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 67 5.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 86 6.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.6% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 26.1% 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 Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,866 94.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 106 5.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 94.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,196 64.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 669 35.8 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.2 181,717 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 Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 64.0% were separate houses, 35.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 4 0.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 190 10.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 753 40.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 902 48.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 16 0.9 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.2% had 1 bedroom, 10.2% had 2 bedrooms and 40.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 337 18.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 973 52.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 529 28.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 25 1.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 18.0% were owned outright, 52.1% were owned with a mortgage and 28.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,564 83.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 235 12.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 69 3.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 83.7% were family households, 12.6% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 17.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 17.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.0% 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 Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.9 -- 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 Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,247 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 78.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 21.5 -- 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 Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 44 2.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 601 32.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 893 47.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 301 16.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 28 1.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 32.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.1% 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 Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 70 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 38.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 43 61.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 70 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 38.6%) were male and 43 (or 61.4%) were female. The median age was 20 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 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 Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.6, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,292.

Mortgage and rent Reedy Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 343 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,513 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Reedy Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $343 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,513.

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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