2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Stuart (Qld)

Code SSC31548 (SSC)
People 1,051
Male 693
Female 358
Median age 33
Families 119
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 207
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,141
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $220
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 Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,051 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 693 65.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 358 34.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 400 38.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,051 people in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 65.9% were male and 34.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 38.1% of the population.

Age Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 26 2.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 25 2.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 39 3.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 60 5.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 153 14.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 153 14.6 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 127 12.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 117 11.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 78 7.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 70 6.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 79 7.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 50 4.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 23 2.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 21 2.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 13 1.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 10 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 4 0.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 33 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 33 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 8.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.9% of the population.

Registered marital status Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 351 36.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 45 4.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 52 5.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 29 3.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 485 50.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 36.5% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 38 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 51 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 38 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 135 39.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 31 9.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 174 51.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 39.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 34 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 6 0.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 32 4.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 0.9 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 11 1.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 0.9 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 9 1.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 17 2.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 617 87.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 704 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) 66.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 5.5% were in primary school, 2.6% in secondary school and 3.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 937 89.3 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 56 12.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 32 7.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 28 6.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 324 73.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 73.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 12.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

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

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

People — employment
Employment Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 172 65.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 50 19.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 7.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 21 8.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 262 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 262 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 65.6% were employed full time, 19.1% were employed part-time and 8.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 16 6.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 16 6.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 19 7.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 59 24.5 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 113 46.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 6.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 42 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 592 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,375 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,141 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $592.

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

Unpaid work Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 254 26.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 115 11.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 43 4.5 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 46 4.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 26.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 11.9% provided care for children and 4.5% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 4.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 75 7.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 86 8.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 49 5.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 42 4.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 8.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 5.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 29 24.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 55 46.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 32 26.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 2.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 46.2% were couple families with children, 24.4% were couple families without children and 26.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs) 26.7% of single parents were male and 73.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,874 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,625 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,625 and those without children was $1,874.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 25 29.4 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 13 15.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 12 14.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 4 4.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 9 10.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 10 11.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 9 10.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 29.4% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 15.3% 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 Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 173 90.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 19 9.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 90.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 169 98.3 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 3 1.7 181,717 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 Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 98.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.7% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 9 5.2 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 40 23.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 88 50.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 36 20.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 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 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 5.2% had 1 bedroom, 23.1% had 2 bedrooms and 50.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 46 26.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 66 38.6 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 52 30.4 513,413 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 7 4.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 26.9% were owned outright, 38.6% were owned with a mortgage and 30.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 115 66.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 44 25.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 8.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 66.5% were family households, 25.4% were single person households and 8.1% were group households.

Household income Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 23.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 7.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 23.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 7.4% 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 Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 5 2.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 55 32.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 63 36.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 43 25.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 5 2.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), 32.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 25.1% 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 Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 400 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 310 77.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 90 22.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 29 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 400 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 310 (or 77.5%) were male and 90 (or 22.5%) were female. The median age was 29 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Stuart (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,458 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Stuart (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,458.

Mortgage and rent Stuart (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 1,834 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Stuart (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 $1,834.

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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