2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Springbrook

Code SSC31519 (SSC)
People 624
Male 316
Female 308
Median age 41
Families 173
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 363
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $938
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,387
Median weekly rent $265
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Total 624 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 316 50.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 308 49.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 1.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 624 people in Springbrook (State Suburbs) of these 50.6% were male and 49.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 5.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 56 9.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 30 4.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 19 3.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 27 4.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 24 3.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 45 7.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 56 9.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 5.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 51 8.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 51 8.2 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 58 9.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 57 9.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 44 7.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 2.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 8 1.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 10 1.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 6 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 41 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Springbrook (State Suburbs) was 41 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 236 46.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 4.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 80 15.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 15 2.9 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 159 31.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Springbrook (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.1% were married and 19.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 41 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 88 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Springbrook (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 222 47.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 63 13.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 184 39.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 41 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Springbrook (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 4 2.4 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 47 28.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.8 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 6 3.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 18 11.0 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 4.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 5 3.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 7.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 24 14.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 5 3.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 33 20.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 164 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Springbrook (State Suburbs) 26.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.1% were in primary school, 18.9% in secondary school and 20.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 481 77.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 134 22.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 59 9.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 47 7.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 360 60.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), 60.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 153 51.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 97 32.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 17 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 32 10.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 299 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 299 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Springbrook (State Suburbs). Of these 51.2% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 10.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 35 13.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 9.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 38 14.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 38 14.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 115 43.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Springbrook (State Suburbs), 13.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Springbrook (State Suburbs) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 510 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,035 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 938 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Springbrook (State Suburbs) was $510.

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

Unpaid work Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 404 79.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 154 30.1 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 69 13.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 131 25.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 79.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.1% provided care for children and 13.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 25.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 101 19.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 140 27.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 74 14.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 89 17.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Springbrook (State Suburbs), 27.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 75 43.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 66 38.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 28 16.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 2.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Springbrook (State Suburbs), 38.2% were couple families with children, 43.4% were couple families without children and 16.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 11.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 88.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Springbrook (State Suburbs) 11.5% of single parents were male and 88.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,542 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,812 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,812 and those without children was $1,542.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 24 16.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 5.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 28 19.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 21 14.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 6.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 33 22.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 11 7.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 10 6.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), of couple families, 16.7% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% had both employed part-time and 19.4% 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 Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 261 73.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 93 26.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), 73.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 26.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 259 98.9 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 3 1.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Springbrook (State Suburbs), 98.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 1.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 17 6.5 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 74 28.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 118 44.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 44 16.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 2.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.5% had 1 bedroom, 28.1% had 2 bedrooms and 44.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 91 34.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 106 40.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 55 21.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 7 2.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Springbrook (State Suburbs), 34.7% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 21.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 175 66.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 73 27.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 5.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.5% were family households, 27.8% were single person households and 5.7% were group households.

Household income Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), 27.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.5% 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 Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 265 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.2 -- 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 Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,387 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.2 -- 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 Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
None 10 3.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 115 44.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 93 35.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 37 14.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 6 2.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), 44.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.2% 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 Springbrook % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 10 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 60.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 4 40.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Springbrook (State Suburbs), there were 10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 60.0%) were male and 4 (or 40.0%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Springbrook % 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 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,112 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Springbrook (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,112.

Mortgage and rent Springbrook % 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 1,333 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Springbrook (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 $1,333.

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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