2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Stony Creek (Qld)

Code SSC31542 (SSC)
People 319
Male 176
Female 143
Median age 45
Families 86
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 155
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $837
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,420
Median weekly rent $250
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 Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 319 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 176 55.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 143 44.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 16 5.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 319 people in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 55.2% were male and 44.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 5.0% of the population.

Age Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 13 4.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 26 8.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 20 6.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 21 6.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 12 3.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 15 4.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 16 5.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 16 5.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 29 9.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 18 5.6 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 28 8.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 41 12.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 25 7.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 17 5.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 16 5.0 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 1.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 0 0.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 45 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 45 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 144 54.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 6.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 25 9.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 12 4.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 69 25.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.1% were married and 15.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 71 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 127 56.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 22 9.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 75 33.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 55 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 27 32.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 3.7 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 7 8.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 3.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 7 8.5 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 9 11.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 3.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 23 28.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 82 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.1% were in primary school, 20.5% in secondary school and 10.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 265 82.8 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 43 14.9 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 11 3.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 3.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 225 77.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 77.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 84 57.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 43 29.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 14 9.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 6 4.1 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 147 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 147 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 57.1% were employed full time, 29.3% were employed part-time and 4.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 10 7.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 15 10.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 13.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 15 10.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 66 47.1 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 7.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 411 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 877 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 837 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $411.

Travel to work, top responses Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 202 75.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 69 25.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 36 13.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 68 25.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.8% 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, 25.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 53 19.9 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 61 22.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 42 15.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 47 17.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 17.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 50 57.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 27 31.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 10 11.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 31.0% were couple families with children, 57.5% were couple families without children and 11.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs) 23.1% of single parents were male and 76.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,166 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,042 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,042 and those without children was $1,166.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 18 23.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 5 6.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 7 9.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 5 6.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 11.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 21 26.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 4 5.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 11.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 23.1% had both partners employed full-time, 6.4% had both employed part-time and 9.0% 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 Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 121 84.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 22 15.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 84.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 121 100.0 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 Stony Creek (Qld) (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 Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 8 6.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 17 14.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 61 50.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 31 25.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 2.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 6.7% had 1 bedroom, 14.2% had 2 bedrooms and 50.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 56 46.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 29 24.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 31 25.8 513,413 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 4 3.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 46.7% were owned outright, 24.2% were owned with a mortgage and 25.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 85 69.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 33 27.0 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 4 3.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.7% were family households, 27.0% were single person households and 3.3% were group households.

Household income Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 31.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.7% 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 Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 250 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,420 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.9 -- 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 Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 38 31.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 48 40.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 34 28.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), 31.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 40.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 28.3% 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 Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 16 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 5 31.2 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 11 68.8 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 16 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 5 (or 31.2%) were male and 11 (or 68.8%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Stony Creek (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 700 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Stony Creek (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $700.

Mortgage and rent Stony Creek (Qld) % 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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Stony Creek (Qld) (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 $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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