2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

The Summit

Code SSC31620 (SSC)
People 484
Male 242
Female 242
Median age 46
Families 129
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 198
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $812
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,300
Median weekly rent $163
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 The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Total 484 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 242 50.0 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 242 50.0 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 10 2.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 484 people in The Summit (State Suburbs) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.1% of the population.

Age The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 32 6.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 19 3.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 35 7.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 29 6.0 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 21 4.3 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 20 4.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 15 3.1 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 25 5.1 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 35 7.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 43 8.8 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 33 6.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 31 6.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 52 10.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 39 8.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 22 4.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 18 3.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 6 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 12 2.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in The Summit (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.1% of the population.

Registered marital status The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 215 53.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 20 5.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 42 10.5 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 21 5.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 102 25.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in The Summit (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 53.8% were married and 14.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in The Summit (State Suburbs) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 183 55.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 53 15.9 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 97 29.1 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In The Summit (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 55.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 15.9% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 47 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 31 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in The Summit (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 47 years.

Education The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 0 0.0 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 21 17.5 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 2.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.5 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 13 10.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 5.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 3.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 5.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 0 0.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 60 50.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 120 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In The Summit (State Suburbs) 25.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 22.5% were in primary school, 19.2% in secondary school and 5.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 380 78.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 92 21.2 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 35 8.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 18 4.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 288 66.5 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In The Summit (State Suburbs), 66.5% of people had both parents born in Australia and 21.2% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses The Summit % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 112 56.3 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 68 34.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 10 5.0 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 9 4.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 199 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 199 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in The Summit (State Suburbs). Of these 56.3% were employed full time, 34.2% were employed part-time and 4.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 23 12.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 20 10.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 20 10.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 24 12.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 95 50.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in The Summit (State Suburbs), 12.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in The Summit (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

Occupation The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 389 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,145 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 812 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in The Summit (State Suburbs) was $389.

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

Unpaid work The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 292 73.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 85 21.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 56 14.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 72 18.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In The Summit (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 21.3% provided care for children and 14.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 93 23.4 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 89 22.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 50 12.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 59 14.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in The Summit (State Suburbs), 22.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 65 50.4 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 53 41.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 11 8.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in The Summit (State Suburbs), 41.1% were couple families with children, 50.4% were couple families without children and 8.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 0.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 100.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In The Summit (State Suburbs) 0.0% of single parents were male and 100.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,791 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,449 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In The Summit (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,449 and those without children was $1,791.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 23 19.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 22 18.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 18 15.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 10.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 32 26.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 3 2.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 6 5.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In The Summit (State Suburbs), of couple families, 19.3% had both partners employed full-time, 2.5% had both employed part-time and 18.5% 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 The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 167 88.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 21 11.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In The Summit (State Suburbs), 88.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 11.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 167 100.0 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 0 0.0 181,717 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 The Summit (State Suburbs), 100.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 6 3.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 29 17.4 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 81 48.5 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 51 30.5 532,756 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 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In The Summit (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.6% had 1 bedroom, 17.4% had 2 bedrooms and 48.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 67 39.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 68 40.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 24 14.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.8 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 The Summit (State Suburbs), 39.6% were owned outright, 40.2% were owned with a mortgage and 14.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 126 75.4 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 38 22.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In The Summit (State Suburbs), of all households, 75.4% were family households, 22.8% were single person households and 1.8% were group households.

Household income The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In The Summit (State Suburbs), 40.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.8% 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 The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 163 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 98.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.9 -- 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 The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,300 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.2 -- 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 The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
None 0 0.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 56 33.3 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 69 41.1 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 40 23.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.8 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In The Summit (State Suburbs), 33.3% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 41.1% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.8% 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 The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 9 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 33.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 6 66.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 21 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in The Summit (State Suburbs), there were 9 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 33.3%) were male and 6 (or 66.7%) 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 The Summit % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 0 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 0 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In The Summit (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 0, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $0.

Mortgage and rent The Summit % 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 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In The Summit (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 $0.

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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