2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Stratford (Qld)

Code SSC31543 (SSC)
People 1,109
Male 567
Female 542
Median age 39
Families 315
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 500
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,394
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $270
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 Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,109 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 567 51.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 542 48.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 4.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,109 people in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 4.7% of the population.

Age Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 64 5.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 77 6.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 82 7.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 93 8.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 44 4.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 55 5.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 61 5.5 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 104 9.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 96 8.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 110 9.9 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 104 9.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 72 6.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 52 4.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 46 4.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 20 1.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 14 1.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 13 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 4 0.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 346 39.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 31 3.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 102 11.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 27 3.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 378 42.8 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 39.1% were married and 15.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 33 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 33 years.

Social marital status Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 321 39.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 152 18.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 337 41.6 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 40 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 16 5.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 77 24.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 14 4.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 18 5.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 61 19.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 18 5.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.9 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 10 3.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 42 13.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 8 2.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 45 14.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 315 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) 28.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.6% were in primary school, 27.3% in secondary school and 16.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 856 77.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 269 25.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 90 8.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 74 7.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 623 59.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 59.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 25.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 402 59.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 203 30.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 38 5.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 28 4.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 671 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 671 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 59.9% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 4.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 69 10.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 67 10.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 63 9.8 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 120 18.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 283 43.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 10.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 43.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 726 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,530 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,394 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $726.

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

Unpaid work Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 717 80.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 281 31.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 94 10.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 213 24.1 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.7% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.1% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 224 25.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 291 32.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 96 10.8 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 105 11.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 32.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 115 36.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 130 41.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 64 20.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 6 1.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 41.3% were couple families with children, 36.5% were couple families without children and 20.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs) 19.7% of single parents were male and 80.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,823 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,636 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,636 and those without children was $1,823.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 72 29.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 8 3.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 63 25.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 23 9.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 13 5.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 28 11.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 16 6.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 24 9.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 29.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 25.5% 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 Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 445 91.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 42 8.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 91.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 332 74.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 43 9.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 68 15.2 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.7 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 74.4% were separate houses, 9.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 15.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.7% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 135 30.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 176 39.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 123 27.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 7 1.6 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.7% had 1 bedroom, 30.4% had 2 bedrooms and 39.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 108 24.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 169 38.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 155 34.8 513,413 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 13 2.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 24.3% were owned outright, 38.0% were owned with a mortgage and 34.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 310 69.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 112 25.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 22 5.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.8% were family households, 25.2% were single person households and 5.0% were group households.

Household income Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 18.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.9 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 18.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.9% 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 Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.9 -- 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 Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 87.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 12.3 -- 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 Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 12 2.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 187 42.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 177 39.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 56 12.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 12 2.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), 42.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 39.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.6% 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 Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 51 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 23 45.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 28 54.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 51 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 23 (or 45.1%) were male and 28 (or 54.9%) 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 Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,208 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,208.

Mortgage and rent Stratford (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 230 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,309 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Stratford (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $230 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,309.

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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