2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

River Ranch

Code SSC31406 (SSC)
People 313
Male 162
Female 151
Median age 40
Families 84
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 109
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,589
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $330
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Total 313 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 162 51.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 151 48.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 4.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 313 people in River Ranch (State Suburbs) of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.1% of the population.

Age River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 12 3.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 28 8.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 26 8.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 24 7.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 18 5.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 4 1.3 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 7.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 20 6.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 19 6.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 22 7.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 8.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 18 5.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 24 7.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 15 4.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 4.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 14 4.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 2.2 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 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in River Ranch (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

Registered marital status River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 136 54.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 5 2.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 30 12.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 11 4.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 67 26.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in River Ranch (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.6% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 66 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in River Ranch (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 119 53.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 22 10.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 80 36.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in River Ranch (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 23 28.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 3.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 7.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 9 11.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 7.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 8.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 7.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 3.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 16 19.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 82 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In River Ranch (State Suburbs) 25.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 40.2% were in primary school, 26.8% in secondary school and 11.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 260 82.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 48 16.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 15 5.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 15 5.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 219 73.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), 73.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 105 67.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 26 16.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 12.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 3.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 156 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 156 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in River Ranch (State Suburbs). Of these 67.3% were employed full time, 16.7% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 8 5.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 8 5.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 9 5.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 9 5.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 98 64.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in River Ranch (State Suburbs), 5.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 64.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in River Ranch (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

Occupation River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 578 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,031 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,589 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in River Ranch (State Suburbs) was $578.

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

Unpaid work River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 180 72.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 66 26.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 23 9.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 53 21.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.8% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 50 20.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 48 19.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 30 12.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 54 21.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in River Ranch (State Suburbs), 19.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 21.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 28 33.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 44 53.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 13.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in River Ranch (State Suburbs), 53.0% were couple families with children, 33.7% were couple families without children and 13.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 75.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In River Ranch (State Suburbs) 25.0% of single parents were male and 75.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,833 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,843 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,843 and those without children was $2,833.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 15 20.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 9 12.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 25.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 3 4.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 11 15.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 7 9.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 12.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.8% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 12.5% 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 River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 98 94.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 6 5.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 87 89.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 3.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 3.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 4 4.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in River Ranch (State Suburbs), 89.7% were separate houses, 3.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.1% were flats, units or apartments and 4.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 3.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 3.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 11 11.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 41 42.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 36 37.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 3.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 11.3% had 2 bedrooms and 42.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 37 38.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 47 49.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 8 8.4 513,413 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 3 3.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in River Ranch (State Suburbs), 38.9% were owned outright, 49.5% were owned with a mortgage and 8.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 79 80.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 14 14.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 5.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), of all households, 80.6% were family households, 14.3% were single person households and 5.1% were group households.

Household income River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 23.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In River Ranch (State Suburbs), 16.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 23.0% 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 River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 330 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.2 -- 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 River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 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 River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 3.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 19 19.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 39 40.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 36 37.1 267,081 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 River Ranch (State Suburbs), 19.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 37.1% 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 River Ranch % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 12 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 41.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 7 58.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 7 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in River Ranch (State Suburbs), there were 12 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 41.7%) were male and 7 (or 58.3%) were female. The median age was 7 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics River Ranch % 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 River Ranch (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 River Ranch % 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 River Ranch (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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