2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Tarragindi

Code SSC31590 (SSC)
People 9,965
Male 4,848
Female 5,117
Median age 37
Families 2,768
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,873
Average people per household 2.7
Median weekly household income $1,791
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $365
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 Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Total 9,965 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,848 48.7 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 5,117 51.3 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 73 0.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,965 people in Tarragindi (State Suburbs) of these 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.7% of the population.

Age Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 779 7.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 776 7.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 616 6.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 626 6.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 545 5.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 581 5.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 707 7.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 834 8.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 871 8.7 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 730 7.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 649 6.5 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 468 4.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 405 4.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 337 3.4 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 277 2.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 286 2.9 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 258 2.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 220 2.2 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 37 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tarragindi (State Suburbs) was 37 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 13.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 4,152 53.3 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 155 2.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 522 6.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 386 5.0 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,578 33.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tarragindi (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.3% were married and 8.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 48 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 53 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 81 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tarragindi (State Suburbs) was 48 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,860 53.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 674 9.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,738 37.7 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 32 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tarragindi (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 162 5.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 649 21.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 359 11.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 60 2.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 208 6.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 225 7.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 103 3.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 198 6.5 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 647 21.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 71 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 386 12.6 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 3,068 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs) 30.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 34.8% were in primary school, 17.5% in secondary school and 27.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,992 80.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,064 21.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 936 9.8 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 634 6.6 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,932 62.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 62.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,237 60.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,625 30.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 293 5.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 211 3.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 5,366 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 5,366 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tarragindi (State Suburbs). Of these 60.3% were employed full time, 30.3% were employed part-time and 3.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 598 11.6 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 501 9.7 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 523 10.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 869 16.9 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,366 45.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 11.6% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 39 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tarragindi (State Suburbs) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 764 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,121 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,791 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tarragindi (State Suburbs) was $764.

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

Unpaid work Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 6,280 80.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,630 33.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 930 11.9 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,936 24.8 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 80.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.7% provided care for children and 11.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 24.8% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,993 25.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,347 30.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,112 14.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 827 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 Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.3% 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 Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 977 35.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,349 48.7 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 384 13.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 58 2.1 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 48.7% were couple families with children, 35.3% were couple families without children and 13.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 17.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 82.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs) 17.5% of single parents were male and 82.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,497 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,887 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,887 and those without children was $2,497.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 565 24.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 76 3.3 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 601 25.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 341 14.6 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 84 3.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 362 15.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 159 6.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 140 6.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), of couple families, 24.3% had both partners employed full-time, 3.3% had both employed part-time and 25.8% 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 Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,542 92.9 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 269 7.1 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 92.9% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.1% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,405 96.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 91 2.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 42 1.2 181,717 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 Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 96.2% were separate houses, 2.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.2% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.1 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 51 1.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 395 11.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,793 50.6 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,262 35.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 37 1.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.4% had 1 bedroom, 11.2% had 2 bedrooms and 50.6% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.7 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,292 36.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,435 40.5 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 745 21.0 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.1 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 65 1.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 36.5% were owned outright, 40.5% were owned with a mortgage and 21.0% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,730 77.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 649 18.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 162 4.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), of all households, 77.1% were family households, 18.3% were single person households and 4.6% were group households.

Household income Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 15.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.2% 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 Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 365 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.7 -- 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 Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.8 -- 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 Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
None 192 5.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,264 35.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,508 42.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 511 14.4 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 64 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), 35.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.4% 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 Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 72 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 37.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 45 62.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 26 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tarragindi (State Suburbs), there were 72 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 37.5%) were male and 45 (or 62.5%) were female. The median age was 26 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,410 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,410.

Mortgage and rent Tarragindi % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 373 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,467 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tarragindi (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $373 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,467.

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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