2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Tamborine

Code SSC31573 (SSC)
People 3,464
Male 1,751
Female 1,713
Median age 39
Families 997
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,213
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,467
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $350
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,464 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,751 50.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,713 49.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 77 2.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,464 people in Tamborine (State Suburbs) of these 50.5% were male and 49.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 227 6.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 258 7.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 306 8.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 248 7.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 159 4.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 120 3.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 179 5.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 284 8.2 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 347 10.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 336 9.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 286 8.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 237 6.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 191 5.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 136 3.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 64 1.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 43 1.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 27 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tamborine (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.2% of the population.

Registered marital status Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,530 57.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 71 2.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 247 9.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 62 2.3 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 766 28.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tamborine (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.2% were married and 11.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tamborine (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,434 58.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 292 11.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 734 29.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 27 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tamborine (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 49 4.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 252 25.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 43 4.3 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 66 6.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 153 15.3 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 22 2.2 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 74 7.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 49 4.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 72 7.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 15 1.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 208 20.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,003 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tamborine (State Suburbs) 29.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.8% were in primary school, 24.7% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,564 74.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 879 27.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 288 8.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 225 6.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,858 57.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), 57.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,118 61.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 527 28.8 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 97 5.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 88 4.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,830 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,830 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tamborine (State Suburbs). Of these 61.1% were employed full time, 28.8% were employed part-time and 4.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 188 10.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 150 8.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 189 10.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 275 15.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 845 48.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tamborine (State Suburbs), 10.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tamborine (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 605 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,540 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,467 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tamborine (State Suburbs) was $605.

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

Unpaid work Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,041 76.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 853 31.9 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 276 10.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 455 17.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.9% provided care for children and 10.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 535 20.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 777 29.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 381 14.2 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 348 13.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tamborine (State Suburbs), 29.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.2% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 395 39.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 489 49.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 103 10.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 0.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tamborine (State Suburbs), 49.1% were couple families with children, 39.7% were couple families without children and 10.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 30.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Tamborine (State Suburbs) 30.4% of single parents were male and 69.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,877 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,086 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,086 and those without children was $1,877.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 212 24.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 41 4.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 217 24.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 155 17.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 49 5.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 111 12.6 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 47 5.3 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 52 5.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.0% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 24.5% 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 Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,102 94.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 67 5.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), 94.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 5.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,089 98.7 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 0.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 7 0.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tamborine (State Suburbs), 98.7% were separate houses, 0.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 23 2.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 98 8.9 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 429 39.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 543 49.3 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 5 0.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.1% had 1 bedroom, 8.9% had 2 bedrooms and 39.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.6. The average household size was 3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 243 22.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 698 63.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 137 12.4 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.6 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 16 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tamborine (State Suburbs), 22.1% were owned outright, 63.4% were owned with a mortgage and 12.4% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 948 85.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 126 11.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 29 2.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), of all households, 85.9% were family households, 11.4% were single person households and 2.6% were group households.

Household income Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), 15.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.0% 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 Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 350 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.7 -- 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 Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 75.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 24.2 -- 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 Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
None 12 1.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 176 16.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 462 42.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 425 38.6 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 26 2.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), 16.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 38.6% 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 Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 78 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 34 43.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 44 56.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tamborine (State Suburbs), there were 78 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 34 (or 43.6%) were male and 44 (or 56.4%) 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 Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.8 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,271 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.8, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,271.

Mortgage and rent Tamborine % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 340 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,800 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tamborine (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $340 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,800.

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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