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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

South Maclean

Code SSC31501 (SSC)
People 1,255
Male 626
Female 629
Median age 40
Families 368
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 461
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,406
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,950
Median weekly rent $370
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.3
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,255 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 626 49.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 629 50.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 29 2.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,255 people in South Maclean (State Suburbs) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 74 5.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 92 7.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 93 7.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 81 6.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 70 5.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 43 3.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 60 4.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 103 8.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 101 8.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 99 7.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 126 10.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 99 7.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 92 7.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 53 4.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 30 2.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 24 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 40 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in South Maclean (State Suburbs) was 40 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.7% of the population.

Registered marital status South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 566 57.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 35 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 87 8.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 28 2.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 274 27.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in South Maclean (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.2% were married and 12.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 66 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in South Maclean (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 528 57.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 100 10.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 294 31.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 41 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 37 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in South Maclean (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 41 years.

Education South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 17 5.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 78 24.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 18 5.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 26 8.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 46 14.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 3.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 18 5.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 14 4.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 25 7.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 11 3.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 60 18.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 324 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In South Maclean (State Suburbs) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 37.7% were in primary school, 23.1% in secondary school and 12.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,025 81.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 237 20.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 87 7.4 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 61 5.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 783 67.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), 67.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 401 59.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 196 29.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 40 6.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 35 5.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 672 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 672 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in South Maclean (State Suburbs). Of these 59.7% were employed full time, 29.2% were employed part-time and 5.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 60 9.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 71 11.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 69 10.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 116 18.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 283 44.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in South Maclean (State Suburbs), 9.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in South Maclean (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 611 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,405 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,406 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in South Maclean (State Suburbs) was $611.

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

Unpaid work South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 729 73.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 309 31.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 112 11.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 197 19.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In South Maclean (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, 31.2% provided care for children and 11.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 201 20.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 278 28.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 118 11.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 132 13.3 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in South Maclean (State Suburbs), 28.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.3% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 152 41.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 171 46.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 38 10.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in South Maclean (State Suburbs), 46.6% were couple families with children, 41.4% were couple families without children and 10.4% were one parent families.

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

In South Maclean (State Suburbs) 17.9% of single parents were male and 82.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,687 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,062 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,062 and those without children was $1,687.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 67 20.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 5.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 81 25.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 56 17.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 4.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 50 15.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 17 5.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 19 5.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.8% had both partners employed full-time, 5.9% had both employed part-time and 25.2% 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 South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 411 92.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 33 7.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), 92.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 406 98.5 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 6 1.5 181,717 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 South Maclean (State Suburbs), 98.5% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 1.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 19 4.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 159 38.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 223 54.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 4 1.0 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 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.9% had 1 bedroom, 4.6% had 2 bedrooms and 38.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 131 31.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 223 54.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 49 11.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.7 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 1.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in South Maclean (State Suburbs), 31.7% were owned outright, 54.0% were owned with a mortgage and 11.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 350 84.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 50 12.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 13 3.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), of all households, 84.7% were family households, 12.1% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), 14.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.7% 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 South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 370 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.0 -- 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 South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.9 -- 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 South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 1.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 68 16.4 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 178 42.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 158 38.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 0.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), 16.4% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.1% 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 South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 30 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 20 66.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 10 33.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in South Maclean (State Suburbs), there were 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 20 (or 66.7%) were male and 10 (or 33.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent South Maclean % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 400 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In South Maclean (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 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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