2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

St Lawrence

Code SSC31528 (SSC)
People 396
Male 230
Female 166
Median age 55
Families 93
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 374
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $655
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $50
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Total 396 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 230 58.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 166 41.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 7 1.8 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 396 people in St Lawrence (State Suburbs) of these 58.1% were male and 41.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.8% of the population.

Age St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 9 2.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 17 4.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 10 2.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 10 2.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 7 1.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 11 2.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 3 0.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 24 6.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 27 6.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 4.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 62 15.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 34 8.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 60 15.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 54 13.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 27 6.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 2.5 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 8 2.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 55 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in St Lawrence (State Suburbs) was 55 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 9.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.7% of the population.

Registered marital status St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 176 49.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 4.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 71 19.9 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 24 6.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 69 19.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in St Lawrence (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.3% were married and 24.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 61 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 72 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 46 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in St Lawrence (State Suburbs) was 61 years and the median age of people never married was 46 years.

Social marital status St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 135 50.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 28 10.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 102 38.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 62 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 54 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in St Lawrence (State Suburbs) was 62 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 26.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 4 4.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 0 0.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 0 0.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 3 3.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 65 66.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 98 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs) 24.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 26.5% were in primary school, 4.1% in secondary school and 3.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 301 76.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 34 10.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 7 2.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 12 3.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 277 83.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 83.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 10.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 102 68.5 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 30 20.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 11 7.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 4.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 149 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 149 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in St Lawrence (State Suburbs). Of these 68.5% were employed full time, 20.1% were employed part-time and 4.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 10 7.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 8 5.8 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 10 7.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 6 4.3 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 96 69.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 7.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 69.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 49 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 63 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in St Lawrence (State Suburbs) was 49 years and for people who were employed part-time was 63 years.

Occupation St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 361 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 675 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 655 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in St Lawrence (State Suburbs) was $361.

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

Unpaid work St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 204 57.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 39 11.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 49 13.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 82 23.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 11.0% provided care for children and 13.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 23.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 47 13.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 62 17.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 52 14.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 45 12.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 17.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 67 71.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 16 17.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 11.7 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 17.0% were couple families with children, 71.3% were couple families without children and 11.7% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 40.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 60.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs) 40.0% of single parents were male and 60.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,208 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,250 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,250 and those without children was $1,208.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 10 12.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 9.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7 8.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 8 9.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 0 0.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 37 45.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 6 7.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 7.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.2% had both partners employed full-time, 9.8% had both employed part-time and 8.5% 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 St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 163 61.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 103 38.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 61.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 38.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 138 85.2 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 24 14.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 85.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 14.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 4.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 12.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 55 34.0 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 55 34.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 21 13.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.9 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.3% had 1 bedroom, 34.0% had 2 bedrooms and 34.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.4. The average household size was 1.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 82 50.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 33 20.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 38 23.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 6 3.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 50.6% were owned outright, 20.4% were owned with a mortgage and 23.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 92 57.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 65 40.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), of all households, 57.5% were family households, 40.6% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 49.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 49.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.8% 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 St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 50 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.7 -- 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 St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.3 -- 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 St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
None 5 3.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 67 41.9 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 45 28.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 33 20.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 10 6.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In St Lawrence (State Suburbs), 41.9% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 28.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.6% 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 St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 5 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 100.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 0 0.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 0 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in St Lawrence (State Suburbs), there were 5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 100.0%) were male and 0 (or 0.0%) were female. The median age was 0 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics St Lawrence % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3.4 -- 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 St Lawrence (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent St Lawrence % 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 1,625 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In St Lawrence (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 $1,625.

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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