2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Rochedale

Code SSC31413 (SSC)
People 1,092
Male 552
Female 540
Median age 43
Families 273
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 470
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,298
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,665
Median weekly rent $300
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 Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,092 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 552 50.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 540 49.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 13 1.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,092 people in Rochedale (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 33 3.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 59 5.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 86 7.9 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 109 10.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 64 5.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 50 4.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 49 4.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 41 3.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 69 6.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 91 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 67 6.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 74 6.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 57 5.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 74 6.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 43 3.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 60 5.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 40 3.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 2.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Rochedale (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 16.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 460 50.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 21 2.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 64 7.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 58 6.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 309 33.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Rochedale (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 50.4% were married and 9.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 57 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 56 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 78 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 22 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Rochedale (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 22 years.

Social marital status Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 393 49.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 5.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 361 45.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 49.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 5.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Rochedale (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 7 1.8 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 43 11.0 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 0.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 36 9.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 32 8.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 2.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 37 9.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 21 5.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 51 13.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 143 36.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 390 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Rochedale (State Suburbs) 35.7% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.0% were in primary school, 19.4% in secondary school and 18.7% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 708 64.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 318 33.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 79 8.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 68 7.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 486 51.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), 51.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 277 57.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 139 28.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 35 7.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 30 6.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 481 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 481 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rochedale (State Suburbs). Of these 57.6% were employed full time, 28.9% were employed part-time and 6.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 50 11.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 43 9.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 40 8.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 71 15.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 206 45.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Rochedale (State Suburbs), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Rochedale (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 557 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,594 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,298 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rochedale (State Suburbs) was $557.

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

Unpaid work Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 625 68.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 198 21.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 137 15.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 159 17.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 68.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.7% provided care for children and 15.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 201 22.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 215 23.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 119 13.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 91 10.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rochedale (State Suburbs), 23.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 112 41.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 116 42.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 40 14.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 1.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Rochedale (State Suburbs), 42.5% were couple families with children, 41.0% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 41.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 58.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Rochedale (State Suburbs) 41.5% of single parents were male and 58.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,187 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,650 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,650 and those without children was $2,187.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 48 21.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 6 2.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 40 17.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 24 10.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 17 7.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 56 24.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 17 7.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 8.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.7% had both employed part-time and 17.7% 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 Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 362 88.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 46 11.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), 88.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 305 84.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3 0.8 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 55 15.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Rochedale (State Suburbs), 84.0% were separate houses, 0.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 15.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 1.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 62 17.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 89 24.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 193 53.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 2.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 17.1% had 2 bedrooms and 24.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 195 53.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 69 19.1 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 84 23.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 11 3.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Rochedale (State Suburbs), 53.9% were owned outright, 19.1% were owned with a mortgage and 23.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 258 71.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 85 23.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 18 5.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), of all households, 71.5% were family households, 23.5% were single person households and 5.0% were group households.

Household income Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 21.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), 30.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 21.8% 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 Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.3 -- 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 Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,665 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.2 -- 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 Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
None 28 7.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 83 23.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 100 27.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 134 37.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 15 4.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), 23.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 27.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 37.2% 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 Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 54.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 45.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Rochedale (State Suburbs), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 54.5%) were male and 5 (or 45.5%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Rochedale % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 500 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $500.

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

In Rochedale (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $220 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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