2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Rural View

Code SSC31442 (SSC)
People 3,324
Male 1,720
Female 1,604
Median age 32
Families 883
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,078
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $2,402
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,400
Median weekly rent $450
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,324 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,720 51.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,604 48.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 120 3.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,324 people in Rural View (State Suburbs) of these 51.7% were male and 48.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.6% of the population.

Age Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 288 8.7 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 257 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 317 9.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 256 7.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 187 5.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 257 7.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 242 7.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 308 9.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 265 8.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 277 8.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 254 7.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 170 5.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 111 3.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 51 1.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 39 1.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 21 0.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 19 0.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 5 0.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Rural View (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 26.0% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,426 57.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 57 2.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 142 5.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 49 2.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 788 32.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Rural View (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.9% were married and 8.2% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 43 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 48 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 64 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Rural View (State Suburbs) was 46 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,194 56.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 276 13.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 633 30.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Rural View (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 45 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Rural View (State Suburbs) was 45 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 42 4.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 238 22.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 97 9.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 53 5.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 123 11.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 87 8.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 53 5.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 52 4.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 72 6.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 20 1.9 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 221 20.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,058 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Rural View (State Suburbs) 31.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.6% were in primary school, 24.9% in secondary school and 11.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,686 80.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 529 17.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 189 6.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 147 4.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,253 72.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Rural View (State Suburbs), 72.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Rural View % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,247 67.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 426 23.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 119 6.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 61 3.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,853 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,853 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Rural View (State Suburbs). Of these 67.3% were employed full time, 23.0% were employed part-time and 3.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 161 9.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 117 6.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 148 8.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 249 13.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 997 55.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Rural View (State Suburbs), 9.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 55.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Rural View (State Suburbs) was 38 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 891 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,398 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,402 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Rural View (State Suburbs) was $891.

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

Unpaid work Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,813 73.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 921 37.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 205 8.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 378 15.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Rural View (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 37.4% provided care for children and 8.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 545 22.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 695 28.2 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 296 12.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 278 11.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Rural View (State Suburbs), 28.2% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 266 30.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 530 60.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 81 9.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 0.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Rural View (State Suburbs), 60.1% were couple families with children, 30.2% were couple families without children and 9.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Rural View (State Suburbs) 21.8% of single parents were male and 78.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,661 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,803 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rural View (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,803 and those without children was $2,661.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 199 24.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 12 1.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 190 23.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 130 16.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 25 3.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 51 6.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 62 7.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 131 16.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Rural View (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.9% had both partners employed full-time, 1.5% had both employed part-time and 23.8% 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 Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 975 93.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 73 7.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Rural View (State Suburbs), 93.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 972 99.7 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 3 0.3 181,717 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 Rural View (State Suburbs), 99.7% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 0 0.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 13 1.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 351 36.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 598 61.5 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 11 1.1 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Rural View (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.0% had 1 bedroom, 1.3% had 2 bedrooms and 36.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 221 22.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 513 52.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 230 23.6 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 8 0.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Rural View (State Suburbs), 22.7% were owned outright, 52.6% were owned with a mortgage and 23.6% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 863 88.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 76 7.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 36 3.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Rural View (State Suburbs), of all households, 88.5% were family households, 7.8% were single person households and 3.7% were group households.

Household income Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 6.3 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 29.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Rural View (State Suburbs), 6.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 29.0% 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 Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 450 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.8 -- 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 Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,400 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
None 14 1.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 192 19.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 481 49.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 265 27.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 22 2.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Rural View (State Suburbs), 19.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 49.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 27.2% 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 Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 121 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 61 50.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 60 49.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Rural View (State Suburbs), there were 121 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 61 (or 50.4%) were male and 60 (or 49.6%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,833 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Rural View (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,833.

Mortgage and rent Rural View % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Rural View (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,300.

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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