2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Sarina

Code SSC31454 (SSC)
People 5,730
Male 2,983
Female 2,747
Median age 37
Families 1,510
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 2,223
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,341
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $250
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 Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,730 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,983 52.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,747 47.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 472 8.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,730 people in Sarina (State Suburbs) of these 52.1% were male and 47.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.2% of the population.

Age Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 413 7.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 443 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 411 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 402 7.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 319 5.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 345 6.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 355 6.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 401 7.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 391 6.8 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 388 6.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 451 7.9 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 371 6.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 322 5.6 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 224 3.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 177 3.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 135 2.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 87 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 94 1.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Sarina (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,195 49.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 168 3.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 404 9.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 223 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,468 32.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Sarina (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.2% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Sarina (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,901 50.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 500 13.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,403 36.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Sarina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Sarina (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 71 4.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 456 27.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 102 6.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 20 1.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 262 16.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 60 3.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 0.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 84 5.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 50 3.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 18 1.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 495 30.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,632 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Sarina (State Suburbs) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.4% were in primary school, 20.6% in secondary school and 8.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,952 86.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 505 9.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 263 5.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 217 4.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,298 81.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Sarina (State Suburbs), 81.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 9.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Sarina % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,762 64.8 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 623 22.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 209 7.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 124 4.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,718 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,718 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Sarina (State Suburbs). Of these 64.8% were employed full time, 22.9% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 218 8.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 187 7.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 225 8.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 401 15.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,364 52.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Sarina (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 52.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Sarina (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 573 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,506 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,341 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Sarina (State Suburbs) was $573.

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

Unpaid work Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,886 64.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,303 29.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 436 9.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 776 17.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Sarina (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.2% provided care for children and 9.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 743 16.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 987 22.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 555 12.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 601 13.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Sarina (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 585 38.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 677 44.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 222 14.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Sarina (State Suburbs), 44.8% were couple families with children, 38.7% were couple families without children and 14.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Sarina (State Suburbs) 22.1% of single parents were male and 77.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,010 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,464 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sarina (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,464 and those without children was $2,010.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 245 19.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 25 2.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 236 18.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 241 19.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 50 4.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 220 17.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 94 7.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 152 12.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Sarina (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.4% had both partners employed full-time, 2.0% had both employed part-time and 18.7% 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 Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,922 92.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 168 8.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Sarina (State Suburbs), 92.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,718 89.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 18 0.9 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 134 7.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 49 2.5 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Sarina (State Suburbs), 89.4% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.0% were flats, units or apartments and 2.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 15 0.8 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 67 3.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 270 14.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 932 48.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 561 29.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 75 3.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Sarina (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.5% had 1 bedroom, 14.1% had 2 bedrooms and 48.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 603 31.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 699 36.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 528 27.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 13 0.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 78 4.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Sarina (State Suburbs), 31.4% were owned outright, 36.4% were owned with a mortgage and 27.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,472 76.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 398 20.7 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 51 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Sarina (State Suburbs), of all households, 76.6% were family households, 20.7% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 21.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Sarina (State Suburbs), 21.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.1% 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 Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.8 -- 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 Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
None 94 4.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 557 29.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 733 38.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 428 22.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 108 5.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Sarina (State Suburbs), 29.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 22.3% 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 Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 471 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 234 49.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 237 50.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 20 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Sarina (State Suburbs), there were 471 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 234 (or 49.7%) were male and 237 (or 50.3%) 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 Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,329 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Sarina (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,329.

Mortgage and rent Sarina % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,625 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Sarina (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,625.

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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