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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Tamborine Mountain

Code SSC31574 (SSC)
People 7,030
Male 3,355
Female 3,675
Median age 47
Families 2,096
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,312
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $982
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,777
Median weekly rent $325
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Total 7,030 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 3,355 47.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 3,675 52.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 48 0.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 7,030 people in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) of these 47.7% were male and 52.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 365 5.2 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 428 6.1 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 481 6.8 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 376 5.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 194 2.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 171 2.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 251 3.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 424 6.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 489 7.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 551 7.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 551 7.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 608 8.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 641 9.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 555 7.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 395 5.6 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 256 3.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 164 2.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 133 1.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 21.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,311 57.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 191 3.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 664 11.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 322 5.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,272 22.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 57.5% were married and 14.8% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,039 57.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 439 8.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,783 33.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 46 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 46 years.

Education Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 66 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 564 33.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 6 0.4 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 35 2.1 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 325 19.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 10 0.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 94 5.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 84 5.0 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 161 9.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 54 3.2 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 294 17.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,693 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) 24.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.7% were in primary school, 25.3% in secondary school and 14.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 4,892 69.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,155 32.0 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 593 8.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 459 6.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 3,526 52.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 52.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 32.0% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,654 51.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,204 37.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 190 5.9 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 194 6.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 3,242 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 3,242 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs). Of these 51.0% were employed full time, 37.1% were employed part-time and 6.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 440 14.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 367 12.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 396 13.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 367 12.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,290 42.3 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 14.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 12.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.3% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 47 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 47 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 499 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,214 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 982 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) was $499.

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

Unpaid work Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 4,647 80.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,629 28.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 700 12.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,543 26.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.3% provided care for children and 12.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,110 19.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,706 29.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 945 16.4 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 886 15.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 29.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 16.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 15.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,058 50.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 733 35.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 291 13.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 14 0.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 35.0% were couple families with children, 50.5% were couple families without children and 13.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs) 16.4% of single parents were male and 83.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,770 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,988 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,988 and those without children was $1,770.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 263 14.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 116 6.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 328 18.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 245 13.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 130 7.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 490 27.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 93 5.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 126 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), of couple families, 14.7% had both partners employed full-time, 6.5% had both employed part-time and 18.3% 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 Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,799 86.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 431 13.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 86.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,646 94.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 65 2.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 41 1.5 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 45 1.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 94.5% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.5% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 4 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 76 2.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 498 17.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,376 49.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 809 28.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 37 1.3 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 2.7% had 1 bedroom, 17.8% had 2 bedrooms and 49.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,071 38.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,087 38.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 567 20.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 14 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 62 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 38.2% were owned outright, 38.8% were owned with a mortgage and 20.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,066 73.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 653 23.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 80 2.9 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), of all households, 73.8% were family households, 23.3% were single person households and 2.9% were group households.

Household income Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 26.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 6.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 26.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 6.1% 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 Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 325 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.8 -- 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 Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,777 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.1 -- 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 Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
None 79 2.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,068 38.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,157 41.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 435 15.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 61 2.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), 38.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.5% 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 Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 47 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 28 59.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 19 40.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 42 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), there were 47 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 28 (or 59.6%) were male and 19 (or 40.4%) were female. The median age was 42 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tamborine Mountain % 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 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Tamborine Mountain % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 375 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,500 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tamborine Mountain (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $375 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,500.

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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