2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Ringtail Creek

Code SSC31402 (SSC)
People 180
Male 101
Female 79
Median age 42
Families 47
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 89
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $785
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $400
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Total 180 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 101 56.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 79 43.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 180 people in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) of these 56.1% were male and 43.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.0% of the population.

Age Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 5 2.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 12 6.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 15 8.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 10 5.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 3 1.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 5 2.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 12 6.7 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 9 5.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 19 10.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 10.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 18 10.0 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 10 5.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 15 8.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 10 5.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 11 6.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 5 2.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 1.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 44.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 0 0.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 32 22.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 4 2.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 42 29.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 44.7% were married and 22.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 0 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 0 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 30 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 30 years.

Social marital status Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 58 45.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 20 15.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 51 39.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 5.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 22 40.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 7 13.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 5.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 4 7.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 15 27.8 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 54 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) 30.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.7% were in primary school, 18.5% in secondary school and 0.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 134 74.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 33 19.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 18 10.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 7 4.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 110 65.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 65.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 19.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 34 40.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 33 39.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 5 6.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 12 14.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 84 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 84 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs). Of these 40.5% were employed full time, 39.3% were employed part-time and 14.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 6 8.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 10 13.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 14 19.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 6 8.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 24 33.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 8.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 13.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 33.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 51 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 51 years.

Occupation Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 394 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 850 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 785 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) was $394.

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

Unpaid work Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 112 78.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 35 24.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 14 9.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 35 24.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 78.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 9.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 31 21.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 33 23.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 21 14.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 26 18.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 23.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 18.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 25 53.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 15 31.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 7 14.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 31.9% were couple families with children, 53.2% were couple families without children and 14.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,468 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,750 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,750 and those without children was $1,468.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 4 9.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 13.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7 15.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 10 22.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 9.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 7 15.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 6.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 3 6.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), of couple families, 9.1% had both partners employed full-time, 13.6% had both employed part-time and 15.9% 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 Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 65 80.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 16 19.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 80.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 19.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 65 100.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 0 0.0 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 0 0.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 4.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 22.7 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 29 43.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 19 28.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.5% had 1 bedroom, 22.7% had 2 bedrooms and 43.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 24 37.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 27 42.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 13 20.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 37.5% were owned outright, 42.2% were owned with a mortgage and 20.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 44 66.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 18 27.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 6.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.7% were family households, 27.3% were single person households and 6.1% were group households.

Household income Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 38.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 38.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.0% 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 Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 400 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.6 -- 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 Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 81.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 18.3 -- 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 Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 4.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 13 20.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 31 47.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 18 27.7 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), 20.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 47.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.7% 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 Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 0 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 0 0.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), there were 0 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 0 (or 0.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 0 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 0 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent Ringtail Creek % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ringtail Creek (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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