2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Strathpine

Code SSC31545 (SSC)
People 9,278
Male 4,657
Female 4,621
Median age 35
Families 2,565
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,663
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,234
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,700
Median weekly rent $300
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 Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Total 9,278 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,657 50.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,621 49.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 244 2.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,278 people in Strathpine (State Suburbs) of these 50.2% were male and 49.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.6% of the population.

Age Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 677 7.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 532 5.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 605 6.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 624 6.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 662 7.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 715 7.7 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 746 8.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 672 7.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 551 5.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 588 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 612 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 581 6.3 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 590 6.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 467 5.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 254 2.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 182 2.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 125 1.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 94 1.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Strathpine (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,476 46.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 281 3.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 713 9.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 330 4.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,669 35.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Strathpine (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.5% were married and 13.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Strathpine (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,275 46.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 696 10.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 3,011 43.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 32 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Strathpine (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 32 years.

Education Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 106 4.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 604 25.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 88 3.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 45 1.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 382 16.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 53 2.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 49 2.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 167 7.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 243 10.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 73 3.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 552 23.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,362 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Strathpine (State Suburbs) 25.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.2% were in primary school, 20.5% in secondary school and 17.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,112 76.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,125 24.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 643 7.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 445 5.1 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,582 63.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), 63.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,077 62.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,193 24.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 302 6.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 321 6.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,893 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,893 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Strathpine (State Suburbs). Of these 62.9% were employed full time, 24.4% were employed part-time and 6.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 381 8.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 367 8.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 443 9.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 1,197 26.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,875 41.0 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Strathpine (State Suburbs), 8.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 41.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 39 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Strathpine (State Suburbs) was 39 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 596 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,391 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,234 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Strathpine (State Suburbs) was $596.

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

Unpaid work Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,577 74.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,254 30.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 874 11.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,180 15.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.2% provided care for children and 11.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,761 23.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,112 28.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 921 12.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 788 10.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Strathpine (State Suburbs), 28.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 10.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 917 35.8 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,109 43.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 476 18.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 62 2.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Strathpine (State Suburbs), 43.3% were couple families with children, 35.8% were couple families without children and 18.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Strathpine (State Suburbs) 18.2% of single parents were male and 81.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,958 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,054 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,054 and those without children was $1,958.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 461 22.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 38 1.9 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 416 20.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 369 18.2 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 103 5.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 368 18.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 155 7.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 120 5.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.7% had both partners employed full-time, 1.9% had both employed part-time and 20.5% 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 Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,379 94.2 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 209 5.8 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), 94.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,882 85.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 324 9.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 169 5.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Strathpine (State Suburbs), 85.3% were separate houses, 9.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 8 0.2 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 76 2.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 368 10.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 2,077 61.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 780 23.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 68 2.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 10.9% had 2 bedrooms and 61.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,038 30.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,431 42.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 814 24.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 87 2.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Strathpine (State Suburbs), 30.7% were owned outright, 42.4% were owned with a mortgage and 24.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,456 72.7 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 783 23.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 137 4.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), of all households, 72.7% were family households, 23.2% were single person households and 4.1% were group households.

Household income Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 19.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), 19.5% 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 Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 300 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,700 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
None 271 8.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,220 36.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,197 35.4 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 590 17.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 101 3.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), 36.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 35.4% had two registered motor vehicles and 17.5% 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 Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 243 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 114 46.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 129 53.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Strathpine (State Suburbs), there were 243 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 114 (or 46.9%) were male and 129 (or 53.1%) were female. The median age was 21 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,763 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.4, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,763.

Mortgage and rent Strathpine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 235 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,350 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Strathpine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $235 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,350.

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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