2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Southbrook

Code SSC31509 (SSC)
People 523
Male 268
Female 255
Median age 43
Families 147
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 223
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,104
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,540
Median weekly rent $178
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 Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Total 523 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 268 51.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 255 48.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 8 1.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 523 people in Southbrook (State Suburbs) of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

Age Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 25 4.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 31 5.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 50 9.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 38 7.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 16 3.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 20 3.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 19 3.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 27 5.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 54 10.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 50 9.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 43 8.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 48 9.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 34 6.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 31 5.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 17 3.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 1.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 8 1.5 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 43 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Southbrook (State Suburbs) was 43 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 230 55.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 10 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 45 10.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 18 4.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 112 27.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Southbrook (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 55.4% were married and 12.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Southbrook (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 198 55.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 42 11.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 120 33.3 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 42 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Southbrook (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 36 23.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 10 6.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 2.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 29 19.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 7.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 8 5.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 4 2.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 9 5.9 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 38 25.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 152 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Southbrook (State Suburbs) 28.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.6% were in primary school, 30.9% in secondary school and 9.9% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 463 88.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 28 5.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 24 4.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 19 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 419 85.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), 85.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 5.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 155 59.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 88 33.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 6.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 0 0.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 260 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 260 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Southbrook (State Suburbs). Of these 59.6% were employed full time, 33.8% were employed part-time and 0.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 26 10.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 30 11.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 32 12.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 37 14.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 117 44.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Southbrook (State Suburbs), 10.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

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

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

Median weekly incomes Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 590 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,191 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,104 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Southbrook (State Suburbs) was $590.

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

Unpaid work Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 278 67.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 125 30.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 50 12.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 80 19.3 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 67 16.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 91 22.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 54 13.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 65 15.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Southbrook (State Suburbs), 22.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 62 41.9 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 65 43.9 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 17 11.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 2.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Southbrook (State Suburbs), 43.9% were couple families with children, 41.9% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Southbrook (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,392 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,860 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,860 and those without children was $1,392.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 26 20.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 11 8.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 27 21.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 9 7.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 3.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 22 17.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 8.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 12.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.6% had both partners employed full-time, 8.7% had both employed part-time and 21.4% 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 Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 186 85.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 32 14.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), 85.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 186 100.0 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 0 0.0 181,717 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 Southbrook (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 3.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 15 8.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 104 55.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 58 31.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.6 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 8.0% had 2 bedrooms and 55.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 63 34.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 80 43.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 34 18.4 513,413 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 8 4.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Southbrook (State Suburbs), 34.1% were owned outright, 43.2% were owned with a mortgage and 18.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 144 77.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 39 21.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.4% were family households, 21.0% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), 23.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.3% 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 Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 178 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.9 -- 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 Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,540 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.4 -- 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 Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 1.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 53 28.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 69 36.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 56 29.9 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 3.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), 28.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 29.9% 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 Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 4 44.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 55.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 23 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Southbrook (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 4 (or 44.4%) were male and 5 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 23 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Southbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Southbrook (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Southbrook % 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 1,473 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Southbrook (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 $1,473.

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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